With Social Security funding issues around the corner, uncertain market conditions, long-term low interest rates and skyrocketing medical costs, American retirees are facing a laundry list of retirement challenges. The only certainty is that retirement is going to be dramatically different than the retirement previous generations encountered. In order to retire with financial security and dignity,....More>>>
B&G Foods Inc. (NYSE: BGS) madewaves late on Friday after the company announced its most recent acquisition. B&G has now acquired Victoria Fine Foods from Huron Capital Partners and other sellers for roughly $70 million in cash.
The company projects that after it fully integrates the Victoria brand, the brand will generate on an annualized basis net sales of approximately $41.0 million....More>>>
Apple stock could rise to $135 in 2017, driven by earnings growth as well as multiple expansion.
Shares of Cupertino, California-basedApple (NSDQ:AAPL) have been in a sort of year-end rally. After having traded in-line with the major stock market indices for the most part of 2016, the stock seems to have broken out with some momentum in the last month of the year. AAPL stock is up 4.6%....More>>>
I will get right to it. After describing the reasons behind its meteoric rise and the discussing why this name was one of my top blue chip top picks for 2017, it comes down to performance. Just this morning Bank of America (NYSE:BAC), as well as other large banks, are out with key earnings reports. This matters for the 2017 call and it matters for the share price which has skyrocketed in the last....More>>>
Dear Evan Hansen of铿cially opened at the Music Box Theater on Dec. 4, moving to Broadway after a hugely successful run at the Second Stage Theater in New York earlier this year. With an impressive creative team, a bold, original new story and a wave of good buzz behind it, Dear Evan Hansen may become the next Broadway sensation and the season’s breakout hit.
Leading the cast....More>>>
LM Ericsson Telephone (ERIC)
Welcome. In this article I will give the dollar and cents reasons for how come ERIC looks like a relative bargain in today’s marketplace.
In the trailing ten years ERIC has earned their market cap in free cash flow. This is a signal the company may be undervalued. If ERIC can repeat the performance and earn over $19B in the coming....More>>>
Stifel’s Mark Astrachan and Claire Chamberlin argue that Starbucks’ (SBUX) valuation is to high for a Buy rating despite “a long runway for growth” They explain:
We do so believing consensus forward estimates are sound but that valuation, inline with a group of 15 global consumer brands, implies limited opportunity for multiple expansion. Starbucks is the preeminent....More>>>
U.S. stocks will be taking cues from central bankers more than usual in the coming week as investors await pronouncements from the Federal Reserve and clarification on the Bank of Japans easing efforts.
Stocks preserved weekly gains on Friday amid a selloff, with the Dow Jones Industrial ....More>>>
The folks at Bespoke Investment Group note that its “Death By Amazon” index, which includesBest Buy (BBY), Barnes & Noble (BKS), Wal-Mart Stores (WMT), and Macy’s (M), among other traditional retailers that have been hurt by Amazon.com’s (AMZN) dominance, has been outperforming since Donald Trump’s election victory:
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