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Brent Crude at $104 per Barrel on Spreading Mideast Unrest

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Brent Crude at $104 per Barrel on Spreading Mideast Unrest

Filed under: China , Middle East , Commodities , Oil When it comes to the biggest threat to world economies, oil scarcity is second only to nuclear war. What started in Tunisia, then spread to Egypt has now spreading to Bahrain and Iran, where protesters are clashing with police. In Iran, lawmakers are threatening death to protesters. The fear of chaos spreading across the Middle East has sent the oil market into overdrive. Brent crude traded at $104 per barrel Tuesday. Continue reading Brent Crude at $104 per Barrel on Spreading Mideast Unrest Brent Crude at $104 per Barrel on Spreading Mideast Unrest originally appeared on BloggingStocks on Tue, 15 Feb 2011 11:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Permalink | Email this | Comments

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Dividend Stock Leaders for the Week of Jan.24-28 (GLW, HAL, WWE, SLE, RSH, more)

Filed in dividend, Gold Investing, Gold Investment, o by on January 29, 2011 0 Comments

Here are some of the biggest dividend stock winners and losers from the week that just ended. Company Fri. Close Weekly % Change Dividend Yield Rock-Tenn Company ( RKT ) $66.14 +15.67% 1.21% Baker Hughes Incorporated ( BHI ) $67.29 +14.11% 0.89% Corning Incorporated ( GLW ) $21.80 +12.78% 0.92% Halliburton Company ( HAL ) $43.88 +11.97% 0.82% Harley-Davidson ( HOG ) $39.37 +9.39% 1.02% Rockwell Automation Inc ( ROK ) $80.34 +7.95% 1.74% Abbott Laboratories ( ABT ) $45.49 -5.07% 3.87% Norfolk Souther Corporation ( NSC ) $60.38 -5.32% 2.65% Sara Lee Corporation ( SLE ) $17.17 -8.18% 2.68% Murphy Oil Corporation ( MUR ) $66.13 -8.56% 1.66% World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. ( WWE ) $11.97 -11.33% 12.03% Radioshack Corporation ( RSH ) $15.20 -13.69% 1.64% Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks , as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here .

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Bob Janjuah Sees a 10% Correction.

Bob Janjuah Sees a 10% Correction.

Here’s great video from Bloomberg with Bob Janjuah. In it Bob discusses what we have known all along: Without the helping hand of the Fed, the market would have ended the year much lower. Start to finish, Janjuah pretty much nails it. Related Articles: Government Run Amok: Unintended Consequences Trouble in Retail: Three Charts from the Frontlines How Uncle Sam Fiddles with the Figures Quantitative Easing For Dummies To learn more about Wealth Daily click here Advertisement History is About to be Made… As one tiny Nevada-based mining exploration company rewrites the rules on gold mining. And as the global economy gears up for what may be the biggest gold rush in history… Their timing couldn’t be better. Turn $1,000 into $108,000 with this once-in-a-lifetime gold investment. Bob Janjuah Sees a 10% Correction. originally appeared in Wealth Daily . Wealth Daily is a free daily newsletter featuring contrarian investment insights and commentary.

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Dividend Stock Leaders for the Week of Jan.18-21 (GE, MOS, MS, BAC, FCX, CLF, more)

Here are some of the biggest dividend stock winners and losers from the week that just ended. Company Fri. Close Weekly % Change Dividend Yield Pep Boys ( PBY ) $14.15 +7.28% 0.85% Lockheed Martin Corporation ( LMT ) $79.22 +6.34% 3.79% General Electric Company ( GE ) $19.74 +4.89% 2.84% Adtran Inc. ( ADTN ) $41.32 +4.87% 0.87% Oracle Corporation ( ORCL ) $32.51 +4.03% 0.62% Morgan Stanley ( MS ) $30.01 +3.55% 0.67% Peabody Energy Corporation ( BTU ) $58.17 -6.19% 0.58% Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ) $14.25 -6.56% 0.28% Cliffs Natural Resources ( CLF ) $81.66 -8.08% 0.69% Freeport-McMoran ( FCX ) $108.40 -8.41% 1.85% CF Industries Holdings Inc. ( CF ) $133.30 -8.87% 0.30% Sotheby’s Holdings Inc. ( BID ) $41.27 -9.04% 0.48% Mosaic Company (the) ( MOS ) $73.20 -11.78% 0.27% Hudson City Bancorp Inc. ( HCBK ) $11.25 -14.71% 5.33% Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks , as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here .

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Dividend Stock Leaders for the Week of Jan.10-14 (ITT, MRO, MOS, CLF, MRK, BVN, more)

Filed in Buenaventura, CF Industries, dividend, Gold Investment, Mosaic, o by on January 15, 2011 0 Comments

Here are some of the biggest dividend stock winners and losers from the week that just ended. Company Fri. Close Weekly % Change Dividend Yield ITT Industries Inc. ( ITT ) $59.30 +12.69% 1.69% H. B. Fuller Company ( FUL ) $22.40 +12.34% 1.25% KLA-Tencor Corporation ( KLAC ) $42.11 +11.73% 2.37% Huntsman Corporation ( HUN ) $17.94 +10.88% 2.23% Marathon Oil Corporation ( MRO ) $42.59 +10.25% 2.35% Applied Materials Inc. ( AMAT ) $15.32 +9.74% 1.83% Cliffs Natural Resources ( CLF ) $88.84 +9.23% 0.63% Mosaic Company (the) ( MOS ) $82.97 +8.76% 0.24% Franklin Resources Inc. ( BEN ) $121.21 +8.52% 0.83% Cimarex Energy Co ( XEC ) $97.28 +7.20% 0.33% CF Industries Holdings Inc. ( CF ) $146.27 +6.40% 0.27% Radioshack Corporation ( RSH ) $17.25 -6.05% 1.45% Compania Buenaventura S.A. ( BVN ) $42.22 -6.84% 1.42% AmBev ( ABV ) $28.08 -7.02% 1.53% Merck & Company Inc. ( MRK ) $34.23 -8.35% 4.44% Strayer Education Inc. ( STRA ) $123.50 -19.41% 3.24% Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks , as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here .

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Dividend Stock Leaders for the Week of Jan.3-7 (WYNN, POT, BAC, FDO, NEM, TGT, more)

Here are some of the biggest dividend stock winners and losers from the week that just ended. Company Fri. Close Weekly % Change Dividend Yield Wynn Resorts ( WYNN ) $118.73 +14.34% 0.84% KB Home ( KBH ) $15.25 +13.05% 1.64% L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. ( LLL ) $78.23 +10.98% 2.05% Moody’s Corporation ( MCO ) $29.29 +10.36% 1.57% D.R. Horton Inc. ( DHI ) $13.02 +9.14% 1.15% Potash Corporation Of Saskatchewan Inc. ( POT ) $166.92 +7.81% 0.24% Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ) $14.25 +6.82% 0.28% Newmont Mining Corporation (holding Company) ( NEM ) $56.89 -7.39% 1.02% Barrick Gold Corporation ( ABX ) $49.10 -7.67% 0.98% Macy’s ( M ) $23.31 -7.87% 0.86% Agnico-Eagle Mines ( AEM ) $70.43 -8.17% 0.91% Target Corporation ( TGT ) $55.05 -8.45% 1.82% AngloGold Ashanti Ltd. ( AU ) $44.82 -8.96% 0.33% Guess? Inc. ( GES ) $42.67 -9.83% 1.87% Pan American Silver Corp. ( PAAS ) $36.79 -10.73% 0.27% Family Dollar Stores Inc. ( FDO ) $43.90 -11.69% 1.41% Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks , as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here .

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Palladium: Best Performer of 2010, Hits Nine-Year High

Filed in commodities, copper, G 20, o, South African Gold, Spot Gold by on January 3, 2011 0 Comments
Palladium: Best Performer of 2010, Hits Nine-Year High

Filed under: International Markets , Forecasts , Russia , Economic Data , Commodities Looking back can be painful, especially if you missed the biggest bull move of the year. The star performer was palladium, which is used in catalytic converters. The metal rallied 95% during 2010, according to the Financial Times . One major reason for the jump was the belief that Russia has exhausted its stockpiles of palladium that they had accumulated during the Cold War. The big metals trader, Johnson Matthey, said that palladium could swing into a “serious deficit” if sales from the Russian government diminish. On the futures market, March palladium touched $800 per ounce. Some analysts are forecasting $1,000 per ounce in 2011. Continue reading Palladium: Best Performer of 2010, Hits Nine-Year High Palladium: Best Performer of 2010, Hits Nine-Year High originally appeared on BloggingStocks on Mon, 03 Jan 2011 09:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Read | Permalink | Email this | Comments

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Dividend Stock Leaders for the Week of Dec.27-31 (WLT, POT, APC, HRB, more)

Here are some of the biggest dividend stock winners and losers from the week that just ended. Company Fri. Close Weekly % Change Dividend Yield Anadarko Petroleum Corporation ( APC ) $76.16 +11.12% 0.47% Mosaic Company (the) ( MOS ) $76.36 +7.47% 0.26% Potash Corporation Of Saskatchewan Inc. ( POT ) $154.83 +7.27% 0.26% Agrium Inc. ( AGU ) $91.75 +6.57% 0.12% Walter Industries Inc. ( WLT ) $127.84 +5.31% 0.39% Monsanto Company ( MON ) $69.64 +4.56% 1.61% Consol Energy ( CNX ) $48.74 +4.26% 0.82% H&R Block Inc. ( HRB ) $11.91 -6.15% 5.04% Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks , as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here .

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Dividend Stock Leaders for the Week of Dec.6-10 (GE, BEC, COF, WLT, NSM, more)

Filed in Buenaventura, dividend, Gold Investment, noble, o by on December 11, 2010 0 Comments

Here are some of the biggest dividend stock winners and losers from the week that just ended. Company Fri. Close Weekly % Change Dividend Yield Arbitron Inc. ( ARB ) $38.47 +26.09% 1.04% Beckman Coulter Inc. ( BEC ) $72.08 +23.26% 1.00% Barnes & Noble Inc. ( BKS ) $15.08 +13.55% 6.63% Strayer Education Inc. ( STRA ) $154.07 +12.65% 2.60% Metlife Inc. ( MET ) $43.97 +9.54% 1.68% Capital One Financial Corporation ( COF ) $42.21 +8.90% 0.47% Walter Industries Inc. ( WLT ) $117.24 +6.08% 0.43% General Electric Company ( GE ) $17.72 +5.60% 3.16% 3M Company ( MMM ) $84.32 -3.01% 2.49% Compania Buenaventura S.A. ( BVN ) $49.98 -6.00% 1.20% National Semiconductor Corporation ( NSM ) $13.81 -6.50% 2.90% Men’s Wearhouse Inc. ( MW ) $24.88 -13.28% 1.45% Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks , as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here .

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My 12 Biggest Blogging Mistakes

Filed in BP, Gold Investing, o by on December 8, 2010 0 Comments

What’s that old saying? Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it. I have found that to be the case in so many different areas of my life. It’s true in my social life as well as my blogging career. Today, I thought that I would take time to share a My 12 Biggest Blogging Mistakes is a post from:

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Dividend Stock Leaders for the Week of Nov.22-26 (GES, BRCM, FCX, JPM, GS, BAC, more)

Filed in bank of america, dividend, Gold, Gold Investment, goldman sachs, o by on November 27, 2010 0 Comments

Here are some of the biggest dividend stock winners and losers from the week that just ended. Company Fri. Close Weekly % Change Dividend Yield Guess? Inc. ( GES ) $50.95 +14.37% 1.57% Altera Corporation ( ALTR ) $35.49 +6.16% 0.68% CF Industries Holdings Inc. ( CF ) $122.81 +4.33% 0.33% Cummins Inc. ( CMI ) $98.20 +4.12% 1.07% Broadcom Corporation ( BRCM ) $44.95 +4.00% 0.71% Freeport-McMoran ( FCX ) $97.92 -3.81% 2.04% PNC Bank Corp. ( PNC ) $54.12 -3.86% 0.74% Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ) $11.12 -4.63% 0.36% J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. ( JPM ) $37.50 -4.85% 0.53% Goldman Sachs ( GS ) $158.22 -5.07% 0.88% Aflac ( AFL ) $51.55 -5.67% 2.33% Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks , as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here .

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Dividend Stock Leaders for the Week of Nov.1-5 (FCX, SBUX, WFC, BHP, SPG, CLX, more)

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Here are some of the biggest dividend stock winners and losers from the week that just ended. Company Fri. Close Weekly % Change Dividend Yield Legg Mason Inc. ( LM ) $35.41 +14.12% 0.68% U.S. Steel ( X ) $48.55 +13.65% 0.41% Fluor Corporation ( FLR ) $54.53 +13.16% 0.92% Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) $29.22 +12.13% 0.68% BHP Billiton ( BHP ) $92.14 +11.59% 1.95% Freeport-McMoran ( FCX ) $104.84 +10.60% 1.91% Simon Property Group Inc. ( SPG ) $105.77 +10.15% 3.03% Southern Copper Corporation ( SCCO ) $46.63 +8.95% 3.17% Starbucks Corporation ( SBUX ) $30.87 +8.09% 1.68% Expedia Inc. ( EXPE ) $27.30 -5.70% 1.03% Clorox Company (The) ( CLX ) $62.58 -5.97% 3.52% EOG Resources Inc. ( EOG ) $88.61 -7.43% 0.70% Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks , as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here .

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