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Four reasons why value stocks are poised to outperform growth in 2022 — and 14 stocks to consider

Four reasons why value stocks are poised to outperform growth in 2022 — and 14 stocks to consider

Investing is all about being in tune with the trends. Here’s one to be aware of for 2022: Value stocks will most likely beat their growth counterparts. The trend is already under way. Consider: * The Vanguard S&P 500 Growth Index exchange traded fund VOOG is down 5.6% year to date, while the Vanguard S&P …

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CEO admits stealing $15 million from her company to finance clothing boutique, Plaza Hotel visits, and $200K on relative's wedding

CEO admits stealing $15 million from her company to finance clothing boutique, Plaza Hotel visits, and $200K on relative’s wedding

That’s some high-end embezzlement. The U.S. chief executive of a German saw-blade manufacturer has pleaded guilty to stealing $15 million from the company to bankroll a luxury clothing and furniture boutique she ran on the side. Donna Osowitt Steele, 52, of Taylorsville, N.C. had worked for Tigra USA since 1999, starting in the shipping department …

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Kohl's, Abercrombie & Fitch, Canada Goose downgraded with inflation expected to put fashion and retail under pressure in 2022

Kohl’s, Abercrombie & Fitch, Canada Goose downgraded with inflation expected to put fashion and retail under pressure in 2022

UBS analysts see trouble ahead for the fashion and retail space in 2022 largely due to inflation, driving downgrades of Kohl’s Corp., Abercrombie & Fitch Inc. and Canada Goose Holdings Inc. Kohl’s KSS, -1.67% was moved to sell from neutral and its price target cut to $38 from $66. Shares were down 1.6% in Friday …

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These are the best-performing S&P 500 and Nasdaq-100 stocks of 2021

These are the best-performing S&P 500 and Nasdaq-100 stocks of 2021

(Updated as of the market close on Dec. 31.) The performance of the stock market in 2021 was nothing short of remarkable, surprising many investors after the dramatic crash-and-recovery cycle of 2020. A continuing recovery for the world economy meant increased demand and shortages in various industries, including semiconductors and energy. Some of the best-performing …

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This $69 little black dress is made out of carbon emissions collected from steel mills

This $69 little black dress is made out of carbon emissions collected from steel mills

Could this party dress be a solution for pollution? Inditex’s ITX, +2.48% Zara brand launched a limited line of little black dresses made partly from carbon emissions on Monday. And while it’s one little test for an industry known to spew a lot of emissions into the air as it swaps out retail trends at increasing …

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'The days you were considered fully vaccinated with two shots are going to be a thing of the past'

‘The days you were considered fully vaccinated with two shots are going to be a thing of the past’

With employer vaccination requirements already widespread, workplace experts say it’s possible some companies will convert their full vaccination requirement, now two shots, into a three-shot requirement as the omicron variant emerges. Pfizer PFE, +1.34% and BioNTech BNTX, -9.33% said three of its vaccine doses can “neutralize” the omicron variant, while two doses may not be …

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30 scientists from 15  universities set out to motivate 61,000 people to go to the gym. Change is possible — and it's cheap

30 scientists from 15 universities set out to motivate 61,000 people to go to the gym. Change is possible — and it’s cheap

Don’t feel like going to the gym today? Try a fiscal stimulus. Thirty scientists from 15 U.S. universities oversaw the physical exercise regime of 61,293 members of a U.S. fitness chain. Collaborating in small independent teams, they designed 54 different online fitness programs over four weeks. They wanted the participants to up their game, and …

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A new study finds that most COVID-19 boosters strengthen immunity, though there is no winning shot

A new study finds that most COVID-19 boosters strengthen immunity, though there is no winning shot

The first study directly comparing COVID-19 boosters found that most shots improved immune responses in fully vaccinated people, but there is no obvious “winner” to help make a decision.  “In terms of a ‘best’ booster, there is no definitive winner, but there are some losers,” SVB Leerink analysts told investors on Friday. The research, which …

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Investors eagerly buy the dip — here are the losing stocks that became winners Thursday

Investors eagerly buy the dip — here are the losing stocks that became winners Thursday

U.S. stocks rebounded Dec. 2 with a bounce into the close from a widespread wipeout the day before. Investors were eager to buy the dip, as you can see from the list below. On Dec. 2, the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rose 1.8%, reversing its 1.3% slide the previous day. The benchmark S&P 500 …

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FDA may soon approve mixing and matching COVID booster shots

FDA may soon approve mixing and matching COVID booster shots

The Food and Drug Administration is moving to soon allow people to receive booster shots that are different from their first COVID-19 vaccine doses, people familiar with the matter said. The FDA won’t recommend any booster over the others but will permit people to get a booster shot that is different from the shot they first received, …

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