The Wheel of FORTUNE just concluded an interview, part of SA partnership with Cheddar TV to produce a Seeking Alpha "Idea of the Month" slot. These interviews are always a challenge because i) they are very short in nature (only 4-5 minutes), and ii) since it's live TV we are dealing
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>>>
Are Berkshire Hathaways best days behind it? Warren Buffett seems to think so. In an essay to mark the firms 50th anniversary, the Oracle of Omaha wrote in 2015 that Berkshire Hathaways future long-term gains will not come close to those achieved in the past 50 years. (The words in italics are reproduced exactly as they appeared.) The numbers have become too big, Buffett goes on to say about....More>>>
The uberization of senior services is all the rage. You can download an app and order up a home visit from a doctor. You can get home delivered groceries or prepared foods. And, of course, you can get a ride.
While these services were designed primarily for the young and overworked, there are real potential benefits for older adults and others with disabilities. The most....More>>>
American Vanguard Company (NYSE:AVD) is a solid company. It was hit hard by the agricultural downturn but I believe the long term case is strong. I like the company’s balance sheet. I like its earnings growth. I believe they are unknown and will make a valuable addition to one’s portfolio.
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American Vanguard develops, manufactures, and sells....More>>>
General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) on Tuesday posted total October U.S. sales of 258,626 vehicles, a decrease of 1.7% compared with October 2015. Retail deliveries rose 2.5 points for the year to date to 208,290 units, and fleet deliveries slipped 3.7 percentage points for the year to date.
GMs new vehicle sales for October were forecast at 246,512 by analysts at Edmunds.com. WardsAuto had estimated....More>>>
It’s a good time to buy a home. Accordingto the Mortgage Bankers Association, getting approved for a home loan is easier than it has been at any time in this past decade, with lenders recently approving 77% of loans, up from 71% in mid-2015. On top of that, interest rates are still extremely low, historically speaking.
You might want to act relatively quickly, though, as interest rates....More>>>
The year's first "decacorn" is here: Dropbox (DBX) filed to raise $500 million on Friday. Investors got their first look at the cloud-storage provider's financials ahead of an IPO that could come as early as March 22.
None of the week's three expected IPOs completed their deals. Single-as
Buckle (NYSE: BKE) exceeded our expectations of a decrease in comparable store sales for the January period in the range of -2.0% (despite increasingly easy comparable results) by reporting period comparable store sales increased by 0.2%. The positive performance in comparable store sales is th