Wesco Aircraft (WAIR) is the No. 2 distributor and provider of supply chain management services to the global aerospace industry. You can read the long description here. The short one is that Wesco buys and sells small manufacturing parts (like those in the picture below) and chemicals. Also it
American Woodmark (NASDAQ:AMWD) has received a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the six ratings firms that are covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, one has issued a hold recommendation and two have a
This is part three in my series outlining the importance of implementing a retirement income framework.
Last year, my colleague Alex Murguia and I spent considerable time developing and testing a framework we call the Retirement Income Optimization (RIO) Map™ for commercial use at McLean Asset Management, where I serve as the Director of Retirement Research.....More>>>
Return-hungry investors are always on thelookout for stocks that can offer value and at the same time promise future growth which remains elusive in most of the companies that have rallied in the past year.
To answer this, Edelweiss Securities in its second edition of Capital Conundrum series, handpicked 20 stocks based on incremental return on capital employed (I-RoCE) framework, which....More>>>
Warren Buffett-ledBerkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A) has been on a tear following the US Presidential election. The BRK.A stock is up 12.2% since November 8, outperforming the S&P 500 (INDX:SPAL), which is up 6% in the same period. While Buffett was a clear and staunch supporter of Hillary, it could come across as a surprise that investors have been buying BRK.A stock in droves. Can Berkshire Hathaway....More>>>
As investors search for stocks that have great growth potential, the health care sector is definitely a very appealing place to start one’s search. In Canada, the health care sector is beginning to grow tremendously as the country enters into an era where a larger portion of their population is in the elder senior demographic. For investors, this means that the health....More>>>
Six times more people have died coming down Mount Everest than while climbing Mount Everest. The same can happen as you come down the mountain after retirement. How you distribute wealth, or “disinvest,” is even more important than how you invest. The savings decisions you are making today have far more implications than you might be seeing. Simply following “the herd” without....More>>>
Make way for some waves. CVS Health (CVS) and Express Scripts (ESRX) have released their formulary exclusion list for 2017, which details which prescription drugs will not be covered by health plans.
Why do we care? Commercial payors have been showing signs of pushing back against high drugs costs, which is a huge concern for drug companies and their investors. The coverage list determines....More>>>
Opcity, a real estate technology startup improving residential real estate’s consumer experience by matching top agents with qualified home buyers and sellers in real-time, announced its series A financing of $27 million today. The round was led by Silicon Valley-based Icon Ventures, with participation from 8VC, AI-focused Georgian Partners and Texas-based LiveOak Venture Partners.....More>>>
When will the world see its first trillionaire? A British charity estimates that it could happen within 25 years and that it will be none other than Microsoft founder Bill Gates.
Oxfam, the U.K. world hunger organization, meant to shame the world’s richest with its list of multi-billionaires. Which is odd, considering that Gates is a founder, with Warren Buffett, of The Giving Pledge....More>>>
The last three years have been a great time to be in the homebuilding business. The economy continues to grow, wage growth has started to pick up, and pent-up demand from millennials putting off their first home purchase until later than previous generations has created one of the tightest housi
News headlines about Lululemon Athletica (NASDAQ:LULU) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of co
Shares of gold miner Eldorado Gold Corp (USA) (NYSE:EGO) jumped as much as 17.9% in trading Tuesday after some positive comments from Greece's energy minister, ultimately finishing the session with a gain of 16.8%.
A long conflict with Greece's government over enviro