International Investing

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How to Access this South American 'Miracle' Economy

In the quest for emerging markets with long-term potential, the BRIC powerhouses of Brazil, Russia, India and China almost always take center stage. Rarely do you see much ink devoted to this up-and-coming country.

by Nathan Slaughter | February 21, 2010
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Inside the Numbers: The Best DRIPs in America

Dividends play a vital role in the market. Combined with a good dividend reinvestment plan, they can create substantial wealth for investors over time. Find out the best DRIPs in the market today.

by Brad Briggs | February 19, 2010
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Obama to Unleash $300 Billion in Off-Budget Spending

The first year of the stimulus plan saw Washington part with only about a third of the bill's funds. Now the feds are prepared to release a torrent of cash: Here's one company that stands to benefit handsomely from it.

by Andy Obermueller | February 18, 2010
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Inside the Numbers: Recent IPO Winners

Who hasn't dreamed of hitting the jackpot with an initial public offering (IPO)? The recent economic downturn has led to a relative dearth of opportunities in the IPO market, but you might be surprised by the strength of some of the names on the list.

by Brad Briggs | February 16, 2010
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Stick with the Best in This Emerging Industry

This solar power company is being dumped along with the industry, but a key technological edge should ensure its continued sales leadership.

by David Sterman | February 12, 2010
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Two Ethanol Producers Still on Track to Profit from Revised EPA Timetable

President Obama, looking for a win, seems to have put a serious wager on one key element of his "green" agenda, one that investors can cash in on.

by Andy Obermueller | February 11, 2010
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Profit alongside the World's Third Richest Person

This billionaire has a history of creating shareholder value. A new plan to combine three of his businesses could spell profits for investors who get in first.

by Francisco Bermea | February 09, 2010
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One of the Largest Oil Discoveries in 20 Years

This British firm has inked two deals that give it exclusive access to a massive new oil field that has yet to produce a dry hole.

by Andy Obermueller | February 08, 2010
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The Fine Print Behind a $12 Billion Deal

Meet the single most important company behind Royal Dutch Shell's latest biofuel venture.

by Andy Obermueller | February 05, 2010
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For Big Gains, Think Small

How many times have you heard someone say something like: "I wish I bought Wal-Mart or Microsoft 20 years ago"? It's easy to share that sentiment, but it's far more productive to spot future bellwethers when they're still in their early growth stages.

by Nathan Slaughter | February 04, 2010