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3 Hypergrowth Stocks With 44% to 80% Upside, According to Wall Street

Over the long run, there’s arguably no greater wealth creator on the planet than the stock market. For the past 41 years, through the dot-com bubble, Great Recession, and now, coronavirus crash, the broad-based S&P 500 has averaged an annual total return, including dividends, of more than 10%. Put another way, investors in S&P 500 tracking indexes are doubling their money about every seven years, inclusive of reinvestment.

It doesn’t matter whether the market is in the midst of a sell-off or is hitting new all-time highs. There are always bargains to be found, at least according to Wall Street.

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Wall Street Opens Mixed on Partial Rebound from Tax Shock; Dow Down 50 Pts

By Geoffrey Smith 

Investing.com — U.S. stock markets opened mixed on Friday, regaining some composure after its heaviest fall in weeks in response to reports of a looming hike in capital gains taxes.

A report by Bloomberg indicated that President Joe Biden is planning to raise the marginal rate of capital gains tax to around 40% from a base rate of 20% currently, aiming to raise revenue for a swatch of social spending projects.

The rise would reverse a major element of President Donald Trump’s tax cuts in 2017 and creates an obvious incentive for stock investors to realize gains

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Wall Street sees long road ahead as Intel seeks to regain market share

By Akanksha Rana and Eva Mathews

(Reuters) – Intel Corp’s shares fell 7% on Friday as Wall Street analysts raised concerns about how soon the chipmaker can close the gap with rivals as it spends billions of dollars to increase manufacturing.

In recent years, Intel has struggled with building new manufacturing technology causing it to fall behind rivals Advanced Micro Devices Inc and Nvidia Corp in the race to make smaller chips with a faster processing speed.

Patrick Gelsinger, who returned to the company as CEO this year, has announced plans to spend as much as $20 billion to build

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Wall Street rallies on strong economic data; tech in focus

(Reuters) -U.S. stocks rallied on Friday, driving the S&P 500 to a near-record closing high, after factory data and new home sales underscored a booming economy while megacap stocks rose in anticipation of strong earnings reports next week.

The bounceback follows a sell-off on Thursday when reports that U.S. President Joe Biden plans to almost double the capital gains tax spooked investors. Analysts dismissed the slide as a knee-jerk reaction and pointed to the strong outlook.

As the three major Wall Street indexes surged, the CBOE market volatility or “fear” index plunged almost 10% in a sign of tumbling investor

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