Best Stocks To Buy For 2013: INVE

[ March 7, 2014 | Author: Admin | Views: 14701 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

Following Werner Enterprises, Inc.’s (WERN) third quarter earnings warning, analysts at KeyBanc downgraded the transportation and logistics company on Tuesday. The analysts downgraded WERN from “Buy” to “Hold.” KeyBanc analyst Todd Fowler said, “We downgrade WERN from Buy to HOLD following its negative 3Q pre-ann’ct, which reflected a number of company-specific issues that we expect to limit upside going forward; we would focus investors on other, stronger-performing names within the truckload space, specifically, BUY-rated Swift Transportation Company (SWFT), Marten Transport Ltd. (MRTN), and Knight Transportation Inc. (KNX).” Best Logistics Companies To Own In Right Now: Cbeyond Inc.(CBEY) Cbeyond, Inc. provides managed information technology (IT) and communications services to small businesses in the United States. Its services include local and long-distance voice, broadband Internet, mobile services, broadband laptop access, voicemail, email, Web hosting, fax-to-email, data backup, file-sharing, virtual private networking, and cloud servers; and cloud applications, data center infrastructure as a … Continue reading

[ November 22, 2013 | Author: Admin | Views: 9025 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

Tomorrow, Marvell Technology (NASDAQ: MRVL  ) will release its latest quarterly results. The key to making smart investment decisions on stocks reporting earnings is to anticipate how they’ll do before they announce results, leaving you fully prepared to respond quickly to whatever inevitable surprises arise. Marvell Technology has historically made a name for itself selling storage controllers for hard-disk drives in PCs and notebook computers. But with PC sales dwindling, Marvell has also tried to cash in on the mobile revolution, making a variety of analog, digital, and mixed-signal microprocessors for smartphones and tablets. Can the company make a successful transition? Let’s take an early look at what’s been happening with Marvell Technology over the past quarter and what we’re likely to see in its quarterly report. Stats on Marvell Technology Analyst EPS Estimate Top Tech Stocks To Buy For 2014: Spreadtrum Communications Inc.(SPRD) Spreadtrum Communications, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates … Continue reading

[ June 20, 2013 | Author: Admin | Views: 10353 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

Although business headlines still tout earnings numbers, many investors have moved past net earnings as a measure of a company’s economic output. That’s because earnings are very often less trustworthy than cash flow, since earnings are more open to manipulation based on dubious judgment calls. Earnings’ unreliability is one of the reasons Foolish investors often flip straight past the income statement to check the cash flow statement. In general, by taking a close look at the cash moving in and out of the business, you can better understand whether the last batch of earnings brought money into the company, or merely disguised a cash gusher with a pretty headline. Calling all cash flows When you are trying to buy the market’s best stocks, it’s worth checking up on your companies’ free cash flow once a quarter or so, to see whether it bears any relationship to the net income in … Continue reading

[ June 13, 2013 | Author: Admin | Views: 16506 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

After a 12-week run of seeing its share price rise for the week, Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ  ) stock fell last week. Investors were paid a dividend of $0.66 per share, but even factoring that into account, Johnson & Johnson stock still fell for the week. Oh, the horrors. I jest, of course. Stocks can’t go up forever. There are only so many buyers. Three months of continually higher prices is pretty impressive. And except for a few brief pauses, the run has actually been much longer. JNJ data by YCharts. What sent Johnson & Johnson stock on its terror I think it’s confidence more than anything. Investors were a bit spooked by the rash of recalls. From May 2010, when the recalls came to fruition, through the end of last year, Johnson & Johnson stock was up just 9% compared to 20% for the S&P 500. Top Dow Dividend … Continue reading