It was an unusual research project… Not one in 1,000 investment advisors or newsletter writers would ever consider it. My research partner and I read every shareholder letter issued by companies in the S&P 500 Index. I got the idea from billionaire superinvestor Warren Buffett. Several years ago, Buffett talked about a one-page fax he got from the CEO of a potential....More>>>
“Mors tua, vita mea” (literally “your death is my life) probably was the motto that gladiators, in the ancient Rome, recited before entering in the Coliseum and fighting for their life. Over and above its literal translation, this Latin expression means that what is a damage for one person is often an advantage for another. There can only be one winner in a competition; that is....More>>>
I believe that Tuesday Morning (NASDAQ: TUES) is a potential turnaround situation with high upside and limited downside.
According to their 10k,
We are a true closeout retailer, selling high-quality products at prices below those found in boutique, specialty and department stores. Our customers come to us for an ever-changing, exceptional assortment....More>>>
&l;p&g;&l;img class=&q;dam-image getty size-large wp-image-493057015&q; src=&q;https://specials-images.forbesimg.com/dam/imageserve/493057015/960×0.jpg?fit=scale&q; data-height=&q;638&q; data-width=&q;960&q;&g; The holiday buying season is getting underway at the Maine Mall as stores are beginning to promote their Christmas discounts. The new Bon Ton store in the Maine Mall was the first to....More>>>
Market sentiment about Micron stock remains bullish.
Stockholders of Micron (NSDQ:MU)have had a great ride so far in 2016; shares of their company have more than doubled in value over the past 7 months alone. But the question that most investors are probably wondering about is: Has the stock topped out yet, or is there still more room for stock appreciation? Well, lets try to....More>>>
All main U.S. stock indexes closed higher on Tuesday, with the Dow finishing at its 47th record for 2017, as optimism appeared to grow ahead of the start of the earnings season, which will provide concrete insight into the state of U.S. corporations.
What are stocks doing?
The Dow Jones Industrial Average
June 5, 2017: Markets opened lower Monday following a report that several Middle East oil producing nations have cut ties with Qatar due to that country’s support for terrorism. The energy sector ended up being the best performer for the day, but that was not enough to offset poor performers like the utilities and materials sectors. WTI crude oil for July delivery settled at $47.40 a barrel,....More>>>
LPL Names 20 Fund Families on New Fiduciary-Friendly Platform
Chasing HENRY, the Hottest New Prospect
Rep. Wagner Drafts Bill to Kill DOL Fiduciary Rule
LPL Financial’s fiduciary-friendly platform for affiliated advisors is still about six months from being launched, but the independent broker-dealer shared the names of its 20 mutual fund partners on Thursday.
Back in 2014, I wrote this article arguing that the House of Saud’s main motivation for allowing oil prices to fall was not economic but power based, concluding:
“So, when we investors consider how long oil prices are likely to stay at current levels, we should not just think about monetary influences. In this case, the maintenance of political power by the House....More>>>
(Editor’s note: There is much greater liquidity on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange under ticker Z01).
The Elevator Pitch
Zooplus (OTC:ZOPLY) (OTC:ZLPSF) is the leading online retailer of pet food and supplies in Europe. Generally, in a commoditized market such as selling pet food, the lowest cost provider with the best customer service has the “right to win”. We believe....More>>>