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Facebook – Case Settled

In the aftermath of the Cambridge Analytica affair of Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), I wrote on the 1st of April to assert that Facebook is far from finished as an extremely attractive and unique investment that is the most reasonably valued among its technology peers. It is only a few weeks since the affair was revealed, but it seems fair to be confident that the pessimism surrounding the fallout to Facebook....More>>>

Procter & Gamble Clings to Ranking as Dow's Worst Performing Stock

Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE: PG) posted a share price gain of 1.3% last week, but the boost was not enough to let the company shake off its ranking as the worst-performing Dow Jones industrial averagestock of this year. So far in 2018, the shares have lost 20.2%.

The second-worst Dow stock so far this year is General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE), which is down 16.3%. That is followed by Walmart....More>>>

Are There Any Safe Stocks to Buy and Hold Anymore?

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>>>

$16.72 Billion in Sales Expected for Procter & Gamble (PG) This Quarter

Wall Street brokerages predict that Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG) will announce sales of $16.72 billion for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Eight analysts have provided estimates for Procter & Gamble’s earnings. The lowest sales estimate is $16.49 billion and the highest is $16.94 billion. Procter & Gamble reported sales of $16.08 billion in the same quarter....More>>>

Procter & Gamble Settling In as Worst-Performing Dow Stock of 2018

Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE: PG) posted a share price loss of 1.3% last week, not much, but enough to maintain its rank as the worst-performing Dow Jones industrialaverage stock of the year to date. So far in 2018, the shares have lost 20.8%.

The second-worst Dow stock so far this year is General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE), which is down 17.6%. That is followed by 3M Co. (NYSE: MMM), down....More>>>

3 Top Dividend Stocks in the Dentistry Industry”

If you like to put your money where your mouth is, there’s probably no better (or more literal) way to do so than to invest in stocks that focus on dentistry. But if you also like to get money back in the form of dividends, there aren’t too many choices available among dental stocks.

The three top dividend stocks in the dentistry industry are Patterson Companies (NASDAQ:PDCO),....More>>>

Starbucks For The Long Term

In the early 1970s the “Nifty 50” were all the rage – growth stocks like International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM), Xerox (NYSE:XRX) General Electric (NYSE:GE), Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO), Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG), Sears Roebuck (NASDAQ:SHLD), Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ), McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD), Polaroid and Eastman Kodak (NYSE:KODK), to name a few. In 1973-1974....More>>>

Starbucks For The Long Term

In the early 1970s the “Nifty 50” were all the rage – growth stocks like International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM), Xerox (NYSE:XRX) General Electric (NYSE:GE), Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO), Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG), Sears Roebuck (NASDAQ:SHLD), Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ), McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD), Polaroid and Eastman Kodak (NYSE:KODK), to name a few. In 1973-1974....More>>>

Major Indices Sell Off as Trump Unveils Tax Plan

U.S. equities cooled their heels after Tuesday’s big push to new record highs — led by mega-cap tech stocks in the Nasdaq Composite — as President Trump unveiled his tax plan.

The disappointment was palpable on a lack of specifics after months of teasing from the White House. Stocks have gained trillions in market cap value in anticipation of Trump’s proposed....More>>>