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  • 2009's Dogs of the Dow—the top 10 Dow stocks whose dividend is the highest fraction of their price—failed to beat the market this year. So will the same be true in 2010? Paul Hickey, co-founder of Bespoke Investment Group, shared his view.

  • General Electric announced on Tuesday that it expects profit to be flat at its big industrial units next year. How should investors play GE stock? Robert Maltbie, managing director at Singular Research, and Peter Sorrentino, senior portfolio manager at Huntington Asset Advisors, shared their outlooks.

  • Growth in 2010 will be stronger than what the markets expect, said Barry Knapp, head of U.S. portfolio strategy at Barclays. He shared his stock picks and market outlook for next year.

  • Shares of Macy's pulled back yesterday after rallying for two weeks, but the department-store chain saw upside option activity after a positive analyst report.

  • The dollar rose on Tuesday, touching a 2-1/2-month peak against the euro, suggesting the Federal Reserve could raise interest rates sooner than anticipated. What will tomorrow’s Fed decision mean for the markets? Larry Rosenthal, president of Financial Planning Services shared his view on the dollar.

  • Boeing finally got its new 787 jetliner into the air Tuesday, more than two years after originally intended. Roger King, airline analyst at CreditSights.com, shared his outlook on the sector.

  • Based on the theory that bond analysts look more closely at company balance sheets, Peter Andersen, portfolio manager at Congress Asset Management, recommends picking stocks based on how company bonds are performing. Read this post to pick his brain.

  • KLA-Tencor has been sitting right around $36 for two weeks, but new put buying shows concern about the downside.

  • Stocks fell on Tuesday after a report showed wholesale inflation rose more than expected in November. How should investors approach the markets today? David Sowerby, chief market analyst and portfolio manager at Loomis Sayles & Co. and Ted Parrish, co-portfolio manager at Henssler Equity Fund shared their outlooks.

  • Markets closed higher on Monday on an increased risk appetite—but opened lower Tuesday on rising inflation concerns. Jeff Mortimer, CIO of Charles Schwab Investment Management, shared his outlook for next year.

  • President Obama told top U.S. bankers on Monday they owed the country their help in lifting the economy out of crisis. Is it time to invest in the financial sector? Chris Mutascio, managing director and bank analyst at Stifel Nicolaus, shared his insight

  • Google announced that it will be selling its new smartphone, Nexus, directly to consumers without a wireless partner. Which company is a better buy for investors—Google or Apple? Gene Munster, senior research analyst at Piper Jaffray, and Brian Marshall, senior analyst at Broadpoint Am Tech, discussed their views.

  • Many investors have been piling their money into the emerging markets, but is this the right move? Brian Belski, chief investment strategist at Oppenheimer, and Ronald Weiner, president and CEO of RDM Financial Group, shared their market outlooks and investment strategies.

  • The Dow closed last week at its second highest level in 2009. What should investors expect from the markets going forward? Nick Calamos, head of investments and CIO of Calamos Investments, and Scott Black, president of Delphi Management, shared their insights.

  • The big banks have rebounded very strongly since the early March lows and investors are trying to see if the trend will continue into 2010. Fred Cannon, co-director of research and chief equity strategist at KBW shared his outlook on the sector.

  • New data shows some consumers leaving fast food chains behind and turning to casual and upscale dining restaurants. Will this trend continue in the New Year and which stocks will benefit? Larry Miller, restaurant analyst at RBC Capital Management shared his insight.

  • Sales at U.S. retailers rose more than expected in November according to a data on Friday, raising hopes of a self-sustaining economic recovery. What does the strong retail numbers mean for the stock market? Jon Fisher, portfolio manager at Fifth Third Asset Management and Scott Redler, chief strategic officer T3live.com weighed in.

  • OptionMonster's proprietary systems detected heavy call buying in the movie stock. The March 15 options were the most active strike, changing hands more than 5,000 times against open interest of 115 contracts.

  • Wayne Kaufman, chief market analyst at John Thomas Financial and David Stepherson, senior portfolio manager at Hardesty Capital Management told investors how to prepare their portfolios for the week ahead.

  • Stocks rose on Friday after a report showed consumer sentiment improved in early December and retail sales rose much more than expected last month. How will the markets finish year-end? Lawrence Glazer, managing director at Mayflower Advisors and Michael Cuggino, president and portfolio manager of Permanent Portfolio Funds shared their market outlooks.