A few days ago, an article about Nike (NYSE:NKE) argued that “Nike’s shares aren’t priced to buy.” The reasoning was that “Nike is, at best, fairly valued. And it certainly isn’t trading hands at fire-sale prices.” The question is: should you expect (and wait for) fire-sales prices? Most value investors know the maxim that it is better to buy a great business....More>>>
The Trump administration has fired the first broadside in its insane battle against bilateral trade imbalances. And its aim was not what most people expected. Canada, not China, is the target of the Trump trade team’s wrath.
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has just announced a new 20% tariff on imports of Canadian softwood lumber. The US currently imports about $5.66 billion worth of....More>>>
Kimberly-Clark Corp. (NYSE:KMB) has provided investors with reliable income increases for decades.
In fact, the company is one of the 51 Dividend Aristocrats, which can all be seen here.
Kimberly-Clark pays one of the safest dividends in the market, yields close to 3%, offers mid-single-digit payout growth and sells recession-resistant products.
All of these investment qualities....More>>>
Barclays analyst Jason Goldberg and team have “long been attracted to” shares of JPMorgan Chase (JPM), even before news that CEO Jamie Dimon spent $26 million dollars to buy shares in the mega-bank. With JPMorgan’s investor day coming up on Feb. 23, they explain why:
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We have long been attracted to the shares of JPMorgan, given....More>>>
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Higher interest rates, Donald Trump’s election and a massive pile of cash will fuel Berkshire Hathaway stock’s rally in 2017.
Shares of Warren Buffett-ledBerkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A)(NYSE:BRK.B)delivered a blowout performance in 2016 by easily beating the S&P 500 (INDX:SPAL) and Dow Jones Industrial Average (INDX:INDU) and ending the year with a market cap of almost....More>>>
Shareholders in Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD) don’t seem to be able to catch a break from bad news and the stock’s underperformance, but we believe recent events have finally put enough pressure on management to make an acquisition and to redeploy the cash on its balance sheet on a strategic acquisition. Though there are many possible targets, we believe the answer to Gilead’s....More>>>
2016 was a surprising year… It was the eighth year of this bull market. But that didn't slow things down. U.S. stocks jumped 12%. Oil prices soared by 45%. And gold had a wild ride, eventually ending the year up 9%. With all that happening, you might have missed the major boom that happened in our neighbor to the north… Canada. Canadian stocks had a fantastic....More>>>
Hedge-fund billionaire David Tepper joins Warren Buffett on the list of high-profile investors who are bullish on equities. Tepper told CNBC on Monday that he remains optimistic stocks will continue their ascent.
Teppers continued upbeat stance comes despite a record run for the Dow Jones Industrial Average ....More>>>
The Facebook stock price today (Friday) slumped 1.81% to $128.28 in morning trading following a report that company officials have been seriously overstating their video statistics.
But don’t panic. While this is a problem for the Facebook stock price today, it is only a short-term issue.
Before we get into our Facebook Inc. (Nasdaq: FB) stock price outlook, here are the....More>>>