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Despite stocks’ run-up, some bargains still exist

Time for some good news: Despite the big stock-market run-up, there are still bargains to be had. That’s because the rising market has not yet translated into a major expansion of price-to-earnings ratios, a key metric for valuing companies.

Still, be careful about grabbing lower-priced stocks. Some are better deals than others, and others are on sale for a very good reason.

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