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You Ask, Scott Rothbort Answers

Throughout the trading week on Stockpickr Answers, investing professionals answer questions posed by members of the Stockpickr community.

RealMoney's Scott Rothbort answered questions on Thursday.

Recently on RealMoney, Rothbort recommended keeping an eye on Exxon's (XOM) balance sheet, predicted that it could take a more than a year for Starbucks (SBUX) to turn itself around, and forecasted a prolonged downturn in U.S. Steel (X).

Here are some questions and comments from the Stockpickr community that Rothbort responded to on Thursday. You might have to scroll through to find his answers.

  • Is anybody buying Agnico-Eagle Mines (AEM)?
    Click here for Rothbort's response.

  • What's going on with Dendreon (DNDN)? The stock is getting all buy upgrades and it's going down. Is this a buy opportunity?
    Click here for Rothbort's response.

  • Do you like Ruby Tuesday (RT) at these levels or is it time to sell?
    Click here for Rothbort's response.

  • What do you think of Calgon Carbon (CCC)?
    Click here for Rothbort's response.

  • What CEFs pay a nice safe dividend and are not invested in high-yield bonds and not leveraged too much?
    Click here for Rothbort's response.

  • Is Home Depot (HD) going higher, or should I wait for a pullback? What is a good entry point?
    Click here for Rothbort's response.

  • Could Bare Escentuals (BARE) is off the hook today. Do you think this could be like a Coach (COH)?
    Click here for Rothbort's response.

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