Do you want to change careers? Are you absolutely sure?
From my own career change to the stories I hear from my clients and workshop students, often we think we want to change careers when the problem is our work environment instead. If you find yourself stuck, unsure what to do next, or t
Solar stocks took a beating Monday after China cut its national incentives to install solar projects. Shares of solar panel manufacturers Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) fell as much as 14.5%, JinkoSolar Holding Co. (NYSE:JKS) dropped as much as 17%, and Daqo New Energy Corp (NYSE:DQ) fell as much as 31.3% while inverter manufacturer Enphase Energy Inc (NASDAQ:ENPH) fell....More>>>
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Eros International (NYSE:EROS) is a leading global company in the Indian film entertainment industry,....More>>>
"Steve, when are you getting back into gold?" I sold all my gold and gold stocks in July last year – and afterwards, I heard that question constantly. My "not yet" on physical gold finally turned into a "NOW" this past January. And I'm still waiting for the right opportunity in gold stocks. But today, I'll share a little twist to the....More>>>
After markets closed on Monday, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) announced that it will raise its dividend by 30% and renew its share repurchase program with a $14 billion authorization. The company also said it will cut production of its current model 777 from sevenper month to five beginning in August 2017.
While the dividend hike and share buyback are good news for investors, the production cut to....More>>>
Conventional wisdom suggests that investors should find safe stocks to buy. Penny stocks and potential “triple-baggers” might be more exciting and a big win might provide a better story, but experts will tell you the smart play is to benefit from compounding returns in safe, stable stocks.
That general strategy is similar to that followed by Warren Buffett with Berkshire Hathaway....More>>>
Despite being an illegal drug at the federal level, marijuana’s momentum seemingly can’t be corralled. Just last year alone, five new states legalized medical cannabis, bringing the total number of states to have done so to 28, while the number of recreational weed states doubled to eight from four. In fact, Arizona was the only state to have a pot proposition lose in the polls, otherwise....More>>>
General Motors (GM) just jumped after a short upbeat earnings call, and deservedly so, as it has lagged the market considerably since 2011. I’m going to take this opportunity to give CEO Barra some credit. A lot of exciting stuff is happening at General Motors, like 1) its operations are throwing off cash; 2) they are cutting loose underperforming parts; 3) there’s future optionality....More>>>
Elon Musk has added competitive moats to the growing list of things he thinks are lame, but Warren Buffett begs to differ. As the two billionaires challenge each other, we ask the fundamental question: Are moats still important to a high-quality business?
In this episode of Industry Focus: Consumer Goods, Vincent Shen is joined by senior Motley Fool contributor Asit Sharma as they explain....More>>>
Buffalo Wild Wings (NASDAQ:BWLD) is facing an uphill activist investor battle. BWLD has been an underperformer of late, after hitting $200 a share in 2015. Now, Marcato Capital, with its 6% stake, is not only pushing for a board overhaul, but it also wants CEO Sally Smith out of the job. Smith ha
The Hershey (NYSE: HSY) and Cosan (NYSE:CZZ) are both consumer staples companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings and profitability.
Wall Street brokerages predict that The Hershey Company (NYSE:HSY) will report $1.75 billion in sales for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Five analysts have provided estimates for The Hershey’s earnings. The Hershey posted sales of $1.66 billion in the same q
On Friday, when Campbell Soup (CPB) fell over 12%, I looked at this iconic company to see if there was value at these levels. I looked Campbell Soup in addition to other large-cap food-related stocks held within the Consumers Staples SPDR (XLP) and found another company to have superior value: H