It happens late in nearly every bull market: Complaints that value-fund managers are beginning to “cheat” on their mandates by sneaking growth companies into their portfolios, high valuations and all, goosing performance now but taking big risks on when the next bear market may arrive. Now those worries are back, with the twist that the tongue-wagging is concentrated on the FAANG names....More>>>
AerCap (NYSE: AER) and Rent-A-Center (NASDAQ:RCII) are both finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, risk, analyst recommendations and valuation.
Institutional and Insider Ownership
84.5% of AerCap shares are held by institutional investors.....More>>>
"Dividends don't lie." It's one of my favorite Wall Street sayings. Accountants can mess with a company's books in all kinds of ways, but they can't fake a cash payment. And if a company can pay a dividend, it's almost always making money. In the past 20 years, we've seen Merrill Lynch's Henry Blodget touting stocks he privately dismissed as crap....More>>>
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.
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This saying is the standard greeting in Islam religion when celebrating Ramadan, which is a global holiday that celebrates a month-long fasting journey for Muslims in honor of Allah, God in Islam tradition. The holiday will begin this Thursday and run through June 15, which will be a day without fasting, marked by prayers and charitable donations....More>>>
FirstCash (NYSE: FCFS) and CafePress (NASDAQ:PRSS) are both finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk and dividends.
Earnings & Valuation
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Overall, first-quarter earnings have been pretty positive and many CEOs struck an optimistic tone discussing outlooks for the remainder of 2017. Two industrial bellwethers, General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) and Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE: HON), just beat Wall Street analyst expectations on Friday and credit card companies American Express Company (NYSE: AXP) and Visa Inc (NYSE: V) also....More>>>
Note: The following report reflects my personal opinion only. I’ve spent months developing this thesis, but the included valuation targets are purely driven by my opinion of this firm. All investors should always conduct their own full due diligence before making any allocation decisions. Nothing in this report reflects an investment recommendation on behalf of J Mintzmyer nor Mintzmyer Investments....More>>>
A 28-year-old Ohio man was indicted for digitally spying on people for more than 13 years.
Phillip Durachinsky has been charged with allegedly creating and installing computer malware called Fruitfly that let him spy on and record victims.
He allegedly accessed thousands of computers, including those owned by individuals, companies, schools, a police department and a subsidiary....More>>>
Some people stick the word “big” in front of an industry name in an effort to disparage the largest players in that particular market. When I use the term “big pharma,” though, I’m not intending to be derogatory. My use of the label is to simply refer to the biggest drugmakers on the market.
I think there are three big pharma stocks that investors definitely....More>>>