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The Fool Looks Ahead


The new trading week starts slowly on the earnings front, so let's turn to Monday night, when Paul McCartney takes the stage in New York's legendary Apollo.


Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Shares Dropped: What You Need to Know

 Although we don't believe in timing the market or panicking over market movements, we do like to keep an eye on big changes -- just in case they're material to our investing thesis.

4-Star Stocks Poised to Pop: Boston Beer


Based on the aggregated intelligence of 170,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, craft brewer The Boston Beer Company (NYSE:SAM) has earned a respected four-star ranking.

Gene link in vitamin deficiency, diseases

London -- Vitamin D deficiency is known to increase susceptibility to a wide range of diseases, and British researchers say a study dramatically highlights that fact.

Scientists mapping the points on the human genome at which vitamin D interacts with human DNA have found over 200 genes that the vitamin directly influences, a release by the Wellcome Trust said Monday.

One billion people worldwide are estimated to have insufficient vitamin D, largely due to insufficient exposure to the sun and, in some cases, poor diet.