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How to Use Zacks.com

Congratulations! You're now ready to start transforming your portfolio. This short tutorial will show you how to take advantage of our independent and unbiased research, unique market insight, the market-doubling Zacks Rank and our portfolio recommendation services that consistently close double- and triple-digit gains.

Profit from the Pros

As a Zacks member, you can share in and take advantage of our independent research and profitable discoveries, starting with Profit from the Pros. Make sure to read this free e-newsletter each weekday morning to get highlights of timely market news and commentary, 5 newly added Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) stocks, Bull Stock of the Day, fresh ideas for where to look and what to buy, and more.

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As a Zacks member, you can share in and take advantage of our independent research and profitable discoveries, starting with Profit from the Pros. Make sure to read this free e-newsletter each weekday morning to get highlights of timely market news and commentary, 5 newly added Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) stocks, Bull Stock of the Day, fresh ideas for where to look and what to buy, and more.

Read the Latest Profit from the Pros »

If you haven't signed up for Profit from the Pros, you can do it here.

Bull of the Day

Access Bull & Bear of the Day on the Homepage

The Bull of the Day highlights a new Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) stock each and every weekday. Be sure to check out the Bear of the Day as well to make sure you don't have it as one of the holdings in your portfolio (unless, of course, you're short selling).

You can find it on our homepage or click here to see the Latest Bull and Bear of the Day Stocks  »

The Bull of the Day highlights a new Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) stock each and every weekday. Be sure to check out the Bear of the Day as well to make sure you don't have it as one of the holdings in your portfolio (unless, of course, you're short selling).

You can find it on our homepage or click here to see the Latest Bull and Bear of the Day Stocks  »

New Zacks Rank #1 Stocks

See today's Zacks Rank #1 additions on the Homepage

Adding Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) stocks to your portfolio is one of the best ways to outperform the market and increase your returns. Profit from the Pros reveals 5 stocks added to the Zacks #1 Rank List each weekday. They are also highlighted in the rotating carousel.

Access the New Zacks Rank #1 Stocks »

Adding Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) stocks to your portfolio is one of the best ways to outperform the market and increase your returns. Profit from the Pros reveals 5 stocks added to the Zacks #1 Rank List each weekday. They are also highlighted in the rotating carousel.

Access the New Zacks Rank #1 Stocks »

Why Zacks.com?

Investars, an independent rating organization, has named Zacks to the Top 5 in quantitative research from 2015 through 2020.

We're one of the largest providers of independent stock, ETF and mutual fund research in the U.S. And the performance of our stock research recommendations has been consistently ranked among the top research firms in the U.S. by independent evaluators of equity research.

Explore Zacks.com to see everything you can use for the highest probability of success.

Investars, an independent rating organization, has named Zacks to the Top 5 in quantitative research from 2015 through 2020.

We're one of the largest providers of independent stock, ETF and mutual fund research in the U.S. And the performance of our stock research recommendations has been consistently ranked among the top research firms in the U.S. by independent evaluators of equity research.

Explore Zacks.com to see everything you can use for the highest probability of success.

Stock Monitoring

Know exactly when to buy, hold and sell the stocks in your portfolio with Zacks' free Portfolio Tracker. Daily email alerts will brief you on updated Zacks Rank and Style Scores, Earnings Estimate Revisions, Broker Recommendation Changes and more. You can also add your mutual fund and ETF positions. Set up is fast and easy - simply enter your email and follow the steps.

Create Your Free Portfolio Tracker »

Know exactly when to buy, hold and sell the stocks in your portfolio with Zacks' free Portfolio Tracker. Daily email alerts will brief you on updated Zacks Rank and Style Scores, Earnings Estimate Revisions, Broker Recommendation Changes and more. You can also add your mutual fund and ETF positions. Set up is fast and easy - simply enter your email and follow the steps.

Create Your Free Portfolio Tracker »

My Portfolio Tracker

The free Portfolio Tracker is the only way to stay up to date on your stocks' Zacks Rank. Access it any time on Zacks.com by signing in with your email and password. If you've forgotten your password or just not sure what it is, click "Don't Know Your Password?" and we'll share how you can quickly and easily create your own.

Sign in to Zacks.com »

The free Portfolio Tracker is the only way to stay up to date on your stocks' Zacks Rank. Access it any time on Zacks.com by signing in with your email and password. If you've forgotten your password or just not sure what it is, click "Don't Know Your Password?" and we'll share how you can quickly and easily create your own.

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Ticker Search

To find even more information on the holdings in your portfolio, or new trades to add, simply enter a company name or ticker in the "Quote or Search" box in the upper right-hand corner (or click on any ticker symbol throughout Zacks.com). Here you will find information you won't find anywhere else, including the Zacks Rank, Style Scores, Price, Consensus and EPS Surprise chart, key earnings data and much more. If you like what you see, make sure you're logged in then easily add the trade to your Portfolio Tracker.

Start Your Equity Research Today »

To find even more information on the holdings in your portfolio, or new trades to add, simply enter a company name or ticker in the "Quote or Search" box in the upper right-hand corner (or click on any ticker symbol throughout Zacks.com). Here you will find information you won't find anywhere else, including the Zacks Rank, Style Scores, Price, Consensus and EPS Surprise chart, key earnings data and much more. If you like what you see, make sure you're logged in then easily add the trade to your Portfolio Tracker.

Start Your Equity Research Today »

Investment Ideas

Every day our Zacks editors and analysts publish their best stock-picking ideas and market analysis. This includes top screening strategies, ways to profit from the most recent breaking news stories and professional insight to put the best opportunities on your radar screen so you can take advantage before anyone else. You will also find expert information on ETFs, Mutual Funds and Options.

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Every day our Zacks editors and analysts publish their best stock-picking ideas and market analysis. This includes top screening strategies, ways to profit from the most recent breaking news stories and professional insight to put the best opportunities on your radar screen so you can take advantage before anyone else. You will also find expert information on ETFs, Mutual Funds and Options.

Dig Into Investment Ideas »

Top Stories

Every day, and all throughout the day, our Top Stories section is updated with exclusive investment articles written by Zacks analysts, researchers, top management and traders. These are not the generic news stories found on other investment sites, but instead, practical and actionable commentary that you can apply immediately to your trading.

Read the Latest Top Stories »

Every day, and all throughout the day, our Top Stories section is updated with exclusive investment articles written by Zacks analysts, researchers, top management and traders. These are not the generic news stories found on other investment sites, but instead, practical and actionable commentary that you can apply immediately to your trading.

Read the Latest Top Stories »

Proven Stock-Rating System

Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) stocks have more than doubled the S&P 500 with an average gain of +25.6% per year from January 1, 1988 through May 3, 2021. The Zacks Rank Guide unfolds the essential truth about the Zacks Rank and how it has consistently outperformed the market.

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Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) stocks have more than doubled the S&P 500 with an average gain of +25.6% per year from January 1, 1988 through May 3, 2021. The Zacks Rank Guide unfolds the essential truth about the Zacks Rank and how it has consistently outperformed the market.

Read Online »

Download the PDF »

Zacks Method for Trading

Zacks Method for Trading is an interactive course that shows you exactly how to use the Zacks Rank to find stocks that outperform the market. In your own home, at your own pace, without attending a single class or seminar.

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Zacks Method for Trading is an interactive course that shows you exactly how to use the Zacks Rank to find stocks that outperform the market. In your own home, at your own pace, without attending a single class or seminar.

Learn More »

Zacks Style Scores

Designed to complement the Zacks Rank, these individual Style Scores of A, B, C, D or F for Value, Growth and Momentum are assigned to each stock we cover to help you pick the best Zacks Rank stocks. You can also find stocks with the best scores across the board with the VGM Score, a calibrated weighting of each of the individual Style Scores for Value, Growth and Momentum.

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Designed to complement the Zacks Rank, these individual Style Scores of A, B, C, D or F for Value, Growth and Momentum are assigned to each stock we cover to help you pick the best Zacks Rank stocks. You can also find stocks with the best scores across the board with the VGM Score, a calibrated weighting of each of the individual Style Scores for Value, Growth and Momentum.

Learn More »

Portfolio Services

Self-directed short-term traders, long-term investors, and those interested in mutual funds and ETFs, can leverage our independent research and the Zacks Rank through a comprehensive suite of investment newsletters, including value, growth, income, options and more. Learn more about each trading and investor service, expert commentary, and premium tools and resources on our Services Overview page.

See which Portfolios Fit You Best »

Self-directed short-term traders, long-term investors, and those interested in mutual funds and ETFs, can leverage our independent research and the Zacks Rank through a comprehensive suite of investment newsletters, including value, growth, income, options and more. Learn more about each trading and investor service, expert commentary, and premium tools and resources on our Services Overview page.

See which Portfolios Fit You Best »

Interactive Tour

Now that you've explored some of the main highlights on Zacks.com, take a few minutes to scroll through the comprehensive interactive tour and discover how to best use every resource and tool available to you on Zacks.com.

Now that you've explored some of the main highlights on Zacks.com, take a few minutes to scroll through the comprehensive interactive tour and discover how to best use every resource and tool available to you on Zacks.com.

Need More Help?

If you have any questions or need additional help, don't hesitate to call our Customer Support Team.

They're available Monday through Friday between 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. ET at 1.800.767.3771 ext. 9339. (Outside the U.S., call 1.312.265.9339.) Or email support@zacks.com.

If you aren't a Zacks member, you can compare our membership levels and choose the one that's right for you.

If you have any questions or need additional help, don't hesitate to call our Customer Support Team.

They're available Monday through Friday between 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. ET at 1.800.767.3771 ext. 9339. (Outside the U.S., call 1.312.265.9339.) Or email support@zacks.com.

If you aren't a Zacks member, you can compare our membership levels and choose the one that's right for you.