Retirees should generally invest in companies with wide moats and solid dividends. In a previous article, I noted that AT&T and Unilever were easy-to-understand companies that were ideal for most retirement portfolios. Today, I’ll add two more companies to that list — alcoholic beverage giants Diageo (NYSE:DEO) and Anheuser-Busch InBev (NYSE:BUD).
Athletic footwear and apparel company Nike (NYSE:NKE) has been around since 1964. As the retail market has been facing tough competition against e-commerce business, how has Nike been holding up? Well, since the company’s financials continuously look better each year and it’s outperforming its competition, the popular company should be on investors’ minds right now.
Chairman and CEO of Chevron Corp (NYSE:CVX) Michael K Wirth sold 130,000 shares of CVX on 05/07/2018 at an average price of $128 a share. The total sale was $16.6 million.
Chevron Corp engages in the exploration, production, and refining operations worldwide. Its oil refineries are spread across the United States, South Africa, and Asia with an approximate capacity of 2 million barrels of....More>>>
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It’s apparent that Chevron (NYSE:CVX) has decided to forego its past practice of exploring for and developing giant projects over the next several years, as it focuses on accelerating production with its shale assets, which now includes about 2 million Permian acres with over 9 billion barrels of oil.
Chevron is counting on quickly ramping up production....More>>>
President and CEO of Broadcom Ltd (NASDAQ:AVGO) Hock E Tan sold 20,000 shares of AVGO on 01/16/2018 at an average price of $265.21 a share. The total sale was $5.3 million.
Broadcom Ltd is engaged in designing, developing and supplying analog and digital semiconductor connectivity solutions. Its product portfolio serves wired infrastructure, wireless communications, enterprise storage and....More>>>
REIT investors may soon have a new billboard company to bet on.
Adams Outdoor Advertising and Fairway Outdoor Advertising are in the preliminary stages of exploring conversion to the real estate investment trust structure, Kevin Gleason, chief executive officer of both closely held companies, said in an interview. Fairway has been majority-owned by Chicago-based private equity firm GTCR LLC....More>>>
Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) is scheduled to release its most recent quarterly results after the markets close on Wednesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $0.65 in earnings per share (EPS) on $12.44 billion in revenue. The fiscal third quarter of last year had EPS of $0.60 and $11.94 billion in revenue.
Cisco has led the Dow Jones industrials for a fair amount....More>>>
Eni (E) is an Italian multinational oil and gas company headquartered in Rome. With a $60 billion market cap, Eni is considered one of the global oil and gas super majors. Despite being a super major, Eni has had a difficult time since the start of the oil crash. However, the company’s impressive assets compared with the company’s respectable dividend yield make the company, as we will....More>>>
Deutsche Post AG ADR (OTCPK:DPSGY) has a strong management which has been able to capitalize on the growth in the global e-commerce industry and the German economy. The company witnessed top-line growth as well as margin expansion and was able to generate a good amount of free cash. It was also able to maintain an excellent dividend payout, thus fulfilling all the relevant criteria required to be....More>>>
Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) just delivered yet another dividend hike. What matters here is that J&J is easily in the club of companies raising dividends for 50 years or more. And the company previously had committed to increasing its dividends over and over. This is also one of those companies that offers investors a defensive position in the equity market during periods of uncertainty.
Clean energy stocks are still the best energy stocks to own right now, despite President Donald Trump pulling the United States out of the Paris Climate Accord. In fact, renewable energy production will see over 100% growth by 2025.
To help investors find the right renewable energy stocks, we’re giving Money Morning readers our top clean energy stock pick today…
Marathon Peotroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) is a refining and midstream company. Recently, the company reported a very decent quarterly report, with approximately $801 million in net income. This result comes in a time where the crack spread, which refiners depend on, faces strong headwinds. Regardless, the strong net income dwarfs its dividend payment of $150 million....More>>>
I track a number of metrics that can provide signals of potential economic and market troubles here in the U.S. Paying attention to these specific signals can help us as investors filter out all the other noise generated by the media—so we can make decisions about our investments only when
In November 2017,Tesla's (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk unveiled the Tesla Semi to much fanfare. It sparked a discussion about the transformative potential to electrify long-haul trucking. Transportation is responsible for 27% of America's total carbon emissions, and medium- and heavy-duty trucks accou
On February 20, 2018, Quartz Media ran a captivating headline, Walmart just saw $30 billion in market cap destroyed by Amazon fears, after a 10% market sell-off of the company's stock following Q4 earnings expectation miss, and a drop in profit an