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The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: UnitedHealth, Netflix, Caterpillar, M&T Bank and Infosys

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Chicago, IL – April 19, 2018 – announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include UnitedHealth (UNH - Free Report) , Netflix (NFLX - Free Report) , Caterpillar (CAT - Free Report) , M&T Bank (MTB - Free Report) and Infosys (INFY - Free Report) .
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U.S. stock futures search for a catalyst as earnings stay in focus - MarketWatch

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U.S. stock-index futures pointed to a roughly flat open Thursday, putting the main gauges on track for a second-straight day of muted action.
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Weekly Edge: Earnings Season Is Upon Us

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Companies in the United States - among them, Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX), Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS), and UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH) -have begun reporting their earnings for the first quarter of 2018, and the results have been strong so far. According to MarketWatch, earnings growth is expected to be 17.3% for S&P components, which is the fastest rate of expansion since 2011. The Wall Street Journal noted that 74% of the 43 companies that have reported earnings beat expectations.
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Top Stock Reports for UnitedHealth, Netflix & Caterpillar

2018-04-18 zacks
The Zacks Research Daily presents the best research output of our analyst team. Today's Research Daily features new research reports on 16 major stocks, including UnitedHealth (UNH), Netflix (NFLX) and Caterpillar (CAT). These research reports have been hand-picked from the roughly 70 reports published by our analyst team today.
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Closed-End Fund THQ: Large-Cap Healthcare Stocks At An 8% Yield

2018-04-18 seekingalpha
THQ holds solid large-cap healthcare stocks that have been underperforming due to uncertainty surrounding the healthcare industry.
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Healthy Q1 Earnings at UnitedHealth: ETFs to Watch

2018-04-18 zacks
The largest U.S. health insurer UnitedHealth Group (UNH - Free Report) reported robust first-quarter 2018 results. The company breezed past the Zacks Consensus Estimate on both the top and the bottom lines as well as raised its full-year outlook, sending its shares rallying. UNH gained 3.6% on Apr 17, after reporting earnings.
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Static UnitedHealth Group Inc Stock Doesn’t Offer Much Upside | InvestorPlace

2018-04-18 investorplace
Thanks to the dramatic differences in approach between the current and prior presidential administrations, healthcare is an incredibly unpredictable sector. Nevertheless, if you’re UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE:UNH), you’ve got a tight handle on things. As one of the world’s biggest healthcare companies, UNH stock seems like a sure bet.
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Stock Market News For Apr 18, 2018

2018-04-18 zacks
U.S. stock markets continued their winning streak for the second consecutive day supported by robust first-quarter earnings results and strong economic data. All three major indexes closed at highest level in about a month. Moreover, all three indexes closed above their 50-day moving average, an important metric to calculate short-term price momentum of securities.
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Expect Stocks to Continue Forward Momentum

2018-04-18 investorplace
Stocks enjoyed another buying surge on Tuesday, with investors turning away from geopolitical concerns to concentrate on the flow of Q1 earnings results. And they’ve been good. Helping push the major averages over their 50-day moving averages, something that hasn’t happened since March 21 or earlier.
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Tech rally boosts US stocks, Netflix surges

2018-04-17 channelnewsasia
NEW YORK: Wall Street stocks powered higher on Tuesday (Apr 17) on strong corporate earnings, with a blowout report from Netflix igniting a rally in technology shares.
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Netflix leads Wall Street higher, recovering this year's losses

Stocks on Wall Street continue to respond to strong corporate results, sending the Dow industrials back into positive territory for 2018.
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GE, UnitedHealth Carry the Dow Higher Tuesday

2018-04-17 247wallst
April 17, 2018: Markets opened higher for a fourth straight session Tuesday on a solid first-quarter earnings gains among some blue chip stocks. Housing starts came in higher, but gains are flattening out and productivity gains remain muted by excess capacity. Some analysts are looking at earnings increases more as a result of lower tax rates than a fundamental improvement.
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IBM Stock Price - International Business Machines Corp. Stock Quote (U.S.: NYSE) - MarketWatch

2018-04-17 marketwatch
International Business Machines Corp. rode the success of old technology to big gains at the end of last year, but investors will be looking for success from newer businesses in order to believe in Big Blue’s future.
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UnitedHealth Group's (UNH) CEO Andrew Hayek on Q1 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

2018-04-17 seekingalpha
Good morning. I will be your conference operator today. Welcome to the UnitedHealth Group First Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions]. As a reminder, this call is being recorded.
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UnitedHealth Group Inc Stock: Wall Street’s Biggest Moat

2018-04-17 investorplace
UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE:UNH), the giant health insurer, beat the street on April 17 and raised estimates, illustrating its dominance in the healthcare space.
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