Top Performing Stocks To Invest In Right Now

Source: ThinkstockJanuary 23, 2018: The S&P 500 closed up 0.2% at 2,839.28. The DJIA closed relatively flat at 26,210.81. Separately, the Nasdaq was up 0.7% at 7,460.29.

Tuesday was a relatively positive day for the U.S. markets in general. Once again, all three major averages hit new highs again in this session. While the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq easily cruised higher on the day, the DJIA switched between positive and negative a few times during the day, ultimately ending flat. Crude oil continued to make progress and posted another positive day. The S&P 500 sectors were mostly positive. The best performing sectors were real estate and utilities up 1.5% and 1.0%, respectively. The worst performing sectors were health care and consumer staples, down 0.5%, and 0.3%, respectively.

Top Performing Stocks To Invest In Right Now: Carnival Corporation(CCL)

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Demitrios Kalogeropoulos]

    Carnival’s (NYSE:CCL) main business challenge frequently comes down to a difficult balancing act. While the global cruising industry as a whole is underserved, pockets of oversaturation often pop up to pressure pricing as the supply of available cruise packages outpaces vacation demand.

  • [By Demitrios Kalogeropoulos]

    The week ahead brings several highly anticipated earnings reports from leading companies, including Carnival (NYSE:CCL), Nike (NYSE:NKE) and Constellation Brands (NYSE:STZ). Below, we’ll take a look at few important trends that investors will be watching in these announcements.

  • [By Demitrios Kalogeropoulos]

    Its stock underperformed the market last year, right along with rival Carnival Cruise Lines (NYSE:CCL), but Royal Caribbean’s (NYSE:RCL) business was a different story entirely. In fact, the industry’s second-place cruise giant capitalized on strong demand and rising prices to achieve head-turning earnings growth in 2018.

  • [By Demitrios Kalogeropoulos]

    Hurricane season isn’t over yet, but cruise giant Carnival (NYSE:CCL) has so far avoided the massive weather disruptions that struck its core Caribbean destinations at this time last year. Investors are hoping that this good fortune might combine with healthy booking and travel trends to generate solid operating growth when the company announces its fiscal third-quarter results — and updates its fiscal year outlook — before the market opens on Thursday, Sept. 27.

Top Performing Stocks To Invest In Right Now: United Insurance Holdings Corp.(UIHC)

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Shane Hupp]

    United Insurance (NASDAQ:UIHC) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday. The insurance provider reported $0.40 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.38 by $0.02, Bloomberg Earnings reports. United Insurance had a return on equity of 9.16% and a net margin of 2.05%. The company had revenue of $182.36 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $178.33 million.

  • [By Max Byerly]

    American Financial Group (NASDAQ: UIHC) and United Insurance (NASDAQ:UIHC) are both finance companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings and risk.

Top Performing Stocks To Invest In Right Now: DCT Industrial Trust Inc(DCT)

Advisors’ Opinion:

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    For an “Executive Decision” segment, Cramer spoke with Hamid Moghadam, chairman and CEO of the logistics REIT, Prologis Inc.  (PLD) , which recently announced the acquisition of DCT Industrial Trust (DCT) .

  • [By Joseph Griffin]

    DECENT (CURRENCY:DCT) traded up 18.9% against the dollar during the 1-day period ending at 17:00 PM Eastern on August 24th. DECENT has a total market cap of $10.03 million and $171,482.00 worth of DECENT was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours. Over the last seven days, DECENT has traded 2.8% lower against the dollar. One DECENT coin can currently be bought for approximately $0.20 or 0.00002946 BTC on major exchanges including Bittrex, LBank, ChaoEX and BCEX.

  • [By Logan Wallace]

    DECENT (CURRENCY:DCT) traded down 20.5% against the U.S. dollar during the 1-day period ending at 23:00 PM ET on September 5th. Over the last seven days, DECENT has traded 14% lower against the U.S. dollar. DECENT has a total market cap of $8.35 million and approximately $216,900.00 worth of DECENT was traded on exchanges in the last day. One DECENT coin can now be purchased for $0.16 or 0.00002516 BTC on major exchanges including Bittrex, Upbit, BCEX and HitBTC.

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  • [By Joseph Griffin]

    Shares of DCT Industrial Trust Inc (NYSE:DCT) have been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the ten ratings firms that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat.com reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month target price among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $62.83.

  • [By Joseph Griffin]

    Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. Ltd. boosted its holdings in shares of DCT Industrial Trust Inc (NYSE:DCT) by 7.7% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 14,570 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,044 shares during the period. Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. Ltd.’s holdings in DCT Industrial Trust were worth $821,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Top Performing Stocks To Invest In Right Now: Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.(BBBY)

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Demitrios Kalogeropoulos]

    Specialty retailer Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY) lost 17% last month compared to a slight increase in the S&P 500, according to data provided by S&P Global Market Intelligence.

  • [By Dan Caplinger]

    The stock market got off to a slow start to the week on Monday, with major benchmarks mostly falling. As we’ve seen repeatedly in recent months, trade concerns were at the top of the list for nervous investors, and it’s unclear to many whether the tactics that the Trump administration is using are meant to be mere negotiating levers or permanent measures with the intent of evening the playing field for international commerce. Regardless, some individual stocks had good showings despite the market’s choppiness. Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY), Frontier Communications (NASDAQ:FTR), and Neptune Technologies & Bioressources (NASDAQ:NEPT) were among the best performers on the day. Here’s why they did so well.

  • [By Timothy Green]

    Shares of Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY) rose on Monday after the retailer received an analyst upgrade. The stock was up about 7.1% at 12:15 p.m. EDT.

  • [By Chris Lange]

    Look for Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NYSE: BBBY) to report its most recent quarterly results on Wednesday. Analysts expect to see $0.50 in EPS and $2.96 million in revenue. The shares were changing hands at $19.20 on Friday. The consensus price target is $17.82. The 52-week range is $16.52 to $24.74.

  • [By Paul Ausick]

    Bed, Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ: BBBY) traded down nearly 20% Thursday to post a new 52-week low of $17.26 after closing Wednesday at $21.50. The stock’s 52-week high is $40.33. Volume was nearly 10 times the daily average of around 3.3 million shares. The company slumped on a weak earnings report.

Top Performing Stocks To Invest In Right Now: USANA Health Sciences Inc.(USNA)

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Max Byerly]

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  • [By Shane Hupp]

    Engineers Gate Manager LP purchased a new stake in shares of USANA Health Sciences, Inc. (NYSE:USNA) in the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm purchased 11,644 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,343,000.

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    USANA Health Sciences (NYSE: USNA) is also benefitting from strong growth in Asia, with 71% of sales from the region, including 51% in China. The company’s health and wellness products are sold through an independent network, which keeps operating expenses low. Revenue has grown at an 11% annualized pace over the last decade and the company carries no balance sheet debt.

  • [By Keith Speights]

    USANA Health Sciences (NYSE:USNA) ranked at the top of the list with an astounding total return of more than 32,000%. The company develops nutritional and personal-care products. USANA uses a multi-level marketing approach to sell its products across the world. Last year, less than 12% of its total revenue was made in the U.S. 

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  • [By Lisa Levin] Gainers
    Daré Bioscience, Inc. (NASDAQ: DARE) shares jumped 56.69 percent to close at $1.27 on Wednesday on news that the company entered into worldwide license agreement for Juniper Pharmaceuticals' intravaginal ring technology platform.
    Vicor Corporation (NASDAQ: VICR) rose 26.84 percent to close at $37.10. Vicor posted Q1 earnings of $0.10 per share on sales of $65.2 million.
    AGM Group Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: AGMH) climbed 25.56 percent to close at $10.61.
    Travelzoo (NASDAQ: TZOO) gained 24.7 percent to close at $9.75 following strong Q1 results.
    Intrepid Potash, Inc. (NYSE: IPI) shares climbed 19.24 percent to close at $4.71.
    China Customer Relations Centers, Inc. (NASDAQ: CCRC) rose 18.73 percent to close at $18.64.
    Genprex, Inc. (NASDAQ: GNPX) climbed 18.28 percent to close at $5.89. Genprex expanded its operations to Cambridge, Mass.
    Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE: STNG) rose 13.92 percent to close at $2.70 following Q1 results.
    Rocky Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ: RCKY) shares surged 13.57 percent to close at $23.85 after reporting Q1 results.
    Resonant Inc. (NASDAQ: RESN) shares rose 12.5 percent to close at $4.14 on Wednesday.
    USANA Health Sciences, Inc. (NYSE: USNA) jumped 11.24 percent to close at $106.85 following Q1 results.
    SUPERVALU Inc. (NYSE: SVU) rose 11.16 percent to close at $16.24 after the company reported Q4 results and agreed to sell and leaseback eight distribution centers for an aggregate purchase price of $483 million.
    K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN) shares gained 10.74 percent to close at $15.36 following Q3 results.
    Tupperware Brands Corporation (NYSE: TUP) rose 9.15 percent to close at $46.28 as the company posted in-line quarterly earnings.
    Six Flags Entertainment Corporation (NYSE: SIX) shares climbed 8.49 percent to close at $64.18 as the company posted a narrower-than-expected loss for its first quarter.
    Carlisle Companies Incorporated (NYSE: CSL) gained 8.2 percent to close at $107.94 af

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