Investment company PRIMECAP Management buys Micro Focus International PLC, Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co, Mattel Inc, DowDuPont Inc, Alkermes PLC, Boeing Co, Whirlpool Corp, Siemens AG, Splunk Inc, Spectrum Pharmaceuticals Inc, sells NeuStar Inc, Honeywell International Inc, Union Pacific Corp, Rockwell Collins Inc, United Technologies Corp during the 3-months ended 2017-09-30, according to the....More>>>
When you consider what health and fitness tracking company Fitbit Inc (NYSE:FIT) has been through over the past few years, the company has had a pretty great week so far. With news breaking about a new strategic partnership and a Q1 earnings beat, you would think that FIT stock would be on the rise.
However, just the opposite is true for FIT.
On Monday, Fitbit....More>>>
As if finding bargain-priced stocks in a sky-high market werent difficult enough, investors who hunt for undervalued names face the threat of succumbing to value traps. These stocks masquerade as temporarily beaten-down shares of promising companies, but are, in fact, trading at depressed prices because of long-term problems with the business. The difference between true value plays and value....More>>>
Warren Buffett famously made billions of dollars investing in Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO) because he recognized the intangible value of its brand. Coke’s brand not only drew customers and enticed them to pay premium prices over generic brands for what is mostly flavored sugar-water but the brand also acts as a “moat” around the company, as it would be extremely difficult for a new entrant....More>>>
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 first picture in my first article on Sanderson Farms (NASDAQ:SAFM) showed the long-term returns on various poultry farming and meat processing companies. While I didn’t mention it, it showed an awkward fact: SAFM was not the best of the group – that title belonged to Cal-Maine Foods (NASDAQ:CALM).
Since 1997, CALM share price has appreciated at 16.5% CAGR, while the SAFM share....More>>>
Wall Street on Monday didn’t just cash in on one winner, or a daily double, or even a trifecta. It notched astock market-style superfecta, with all four major U.S. stock indexes — representing blue chip names, technology stocks, small caps and large-company stocks — all closing at record highs on the same day for the first time in 17years.
The post-election rallybegan two....More>>>
August 30, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 19 equities making new 52-week lows in Tuesday’s session. NYSE decliners led advancers by just 3 percentage points and Nasdaq advancers led decliners by just 4 points.
G-III Apparel Group Ltd. (NASDAQ: GIII) dropped nearly 23% on Tuesday to post a new 52-week low of $32.22 after closing at $41.77 on Monday.....More>>>
The stock of the Deckers Outdoor Corporation (NASDAQ:DECK) is best positioned to return over 22% to its shareholders in the short-term investment horizon, although long-term prospects are much brighter based on the improving company’s business prospects. Despite its excellent performance in the last one year (over 30% run-up), DECK is still undervalued and offers a....More>>>
Today, investors have an incredible opportunity to earn double-digit percentage rates of income. You simply have to look past conventional investments like bonds and mutual funds… Instead, look at unusual income plans like "Digital Utilities." As I'll show you today, this plan is paying out safe income streams of 15% or more… Traditional utility stocks....More>>>