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>>>
Wynn Resorts (WYNN) sunk to the bottom of the S&P 500 today after China said it would limit ATM withdrawals in Macau.
Shares of Wynn Resorts dropped 11% to$90.72 today, while the S&P 500 gained 0.2% to 2,246.19.
My colleague Dimitra DeFotis, who runs Barron’s Emerging Markets Daily, explains what happened:
The move is another in a series to....More>>>
In the old days, when something was called “Mickey Mouse,” it meant that it was trivial, petty, or worthless. By the time we’re done with this discussion, you’re going to change your mind about that label. In fact, you’re going to hold your firm out to prospective buyers as a Mickey Mouse organization. And, yes, Walt – bless his soul – would endorse the....More>>>
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There’s a medical-tech company that Michael Robinson and I have both recommended to our subscribers that we refer to in our chats as “Cardio Corp.”
This wasn’t some “code name” that Michael and I adopted as a way of keeping a stock recommendation secret. With all the stocks he and I chat about, I think it was actually a kind....More>>>
Written by Bob Ciura on April 15th, 2017, for Sure Dividend.
Retail is a difficult industry. When trends shift, companies that were on top of the heap one day, can soon find themselves on the way out.
There are only two retail stocks – Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE:WMT) and Target (NYSE:TGT) – that are on the list of Dividend Aristocrats, a group of stocks with dividend increases....More>>>
Now the court system could get involved in the United fiasco.
Dr. David Dao, who was dragged off a plane in Chicago last Sunday, hasn’t said whether he’ll file a lawsuit.
But his lawyers filed an emergency petition on Wednesday asking that all potential evidence from the episode be preserved. Dao’s legal team and his family members will hold a press conference....More>>>
Sometimes I discuss stocks which sit out of my comfort zone, simply because they have a few characteristics which could be of interest to any kind of investor but don’t necessarily fit my portfolio. For example a blue chip stock which has features of positive capital gains combined with interesting dividend. In this case I am talking about Accenture (NYSE:ACN). A little bit more than a year....More>>>
Citizens Financial (CFG) was downgraded to neutral from outperform at Wedbush. The valuation is less attractive, based on a $31 price target, Wedbush said.
Ellie Mae (ELLI) was downgraded to sector perform from outperform at RBC Capital. $90 price target. The company is leveraged to lower expected refinance activity, RBC said.
Freeport McMoRan ....More>>>
When most investors think of anti-terrorism stocks, AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) and American Science & Engineering, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASEI) come to mind. American Science & Engineering makes x-ray equipment that can examine huge cargo vehicles like tractor trailers and trains. AeroVironment makes unmanned aerial drones that can not only monitor activity on the ground, but delivery....More>>>