Best Stocks To Buy For 2013: UAV.V

[ November 3, 2013 | Author: Admin | Views: 65641 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

The following video is from Friday’s installment of The Motley Fool’s Weekly Tech Review, in which host Chris Hill and analysts Eric Bleeker and Jason Moser take a look at the biggest stories driving the tech sector this week. Google (NASDAQ: GOOG  ) recently cancelled its Google Reader service, leaving behind a large group of dedicated users feeling the loss. In this segment, Eric and Jason discuss Facebook’s (NASDAQ: FB  ) efforts to step in and fill this space with its own newsreader. Could this be a meaningful driver of traffic for Facebook? Eric also looks at just how well Facebook’s ads are performing at the moment. The full video is available here. Believe it or not, most of our digital lives are controlled by just a handful of technology companies. This battle can only have one winner, so the question is, “Who Will Win the War Between the 5 Biggest Tech … Continue reading

[ August 3, 2013 | Author: Admin | Views: 15376 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

Center Bancorp (CNBC) has been bringing in a lot of money for investors over the past year and even-so, a big majority of it has yet to hit the company’s bottom line. As you can see from the graph below, reported net incomes have consistently improved even though the bank has close to have a year’s worth of net income tucked away in allowances. And, I’m only talking about the allowance balance after all nonperforming loans are subtracted. It is very necessary to put aside this money but 3.9Xs nonperforming loans puts CNBC at one of the highest coverage ratios I’ve found (more the result of quickly improving NPLs than management setting aside too much money). Hot High Tech Companies To Invest In 2014: Canadian Solar Inc.(CSIQ) Canadian Solar Inc. engages in the design, development, manufacture, and sale of solar power products in Canada and internationally. The company offers solar … Continue reading

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[ May 10, 2013 | Author: Admin | Views: 31813 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

Next Monday, Halliburton (NYSE: HAL  ) 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. That way, you’ll be less likely to make an uninformed knee-jerk reaction to news that turns out to be exactly the wrong move. Halliburton has thrived in the U.S. energy boom, but weak energy prices have raised questions about whether production activity will decline and cause a drop in demand for oil services. Let’s take an early look at what’s been happening with Halliburton over the past quarter and what we’re likely to see in its quarterly report. Stats on Halliburton Hot Oil Service Stocks To Watch Right Now: Universal Wing Technologies Inc (UAV.V) Universal Wing Technologies Inc. focuses on the acquisition of suitable oil and … Continue reading

[ February 25, 2013 | Author: Admin | Views: 19310 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

Now, I know that lots of my readers are already yelling at their computer screens — “Buy and hold is dead!” goes the cry, and that has certainly been increasingly the sentiment of the market over the last few years … especially since, in so many stocks, “buy and hold” has meant “buy and watch them go down over time.” Any inflexible strategy is bound to have problems and down years … heck, even the flexible ones have down years … but still, there’s a certain part of me that loves “buy and hold.” Missing the worst days and the worst crashes in the market is great if your stop losses get you out before the bottom hits, but not missing the best days has historically been more important, if only because those who sell as their stocks go down are generally terrible at buying back in before the stock … Continue reading