Data collected by National Transportation Safety Board, USA shows that the accident rate in the world compared as a ratio of fatalities per 100 million miles travelled is the highest for cars followed by bicycles, pedestrian, motorcycles covering almost all form of transportation. The lowest in the category, which is near zero based strictly on the....more>>>
Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO) is a dividend growth machine that I started covering last fall with a buy rating, especially if you could get shares for under $40. I have said of course that shares appeared that would be tough to acquire under $40 but that chance has arrived. Well just ten days ago I told you that it finally happened. Shares presented themselves under this mark for the blink of an eye. Did....more>>>
The last twelve months haven’t been kind to Praxair (PX) and Air Products & Chemicals (APD), but UBS analyst John Roberts and team argue that’s about to change, as they upgrade their shares to Buy from Neutral arguing that their earnings can withstand a slowing global economy:
In our view, the two stocks are more alike than different. NTM P/Es are within ~0.5 pts of each other.....more>>>
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Coca-Cola (NYSE: KO) is currently trading at a discount of ~12 percent from its 52-week high of $47.13. At $41.69 per share, the stock boasts of a dividend yield of 3.37 percent. This may compel the investors to purchase more KO shares, however, I would advise against it, especially at the current level.
If there is one word often used regarding Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA), it is delay(s). Whether it is getting things out in time, promises from Elon Musk, or meeting financial guidance, the electric vehicle maker is usually late. As 2016 comes to a close, consumers and investors find themselves waiting on Tesla yet again, although those that follow the company shouldn’t be surprised.
Just a little over a year ago, the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) released its purchasing manager index for the services sector for August 2015. Though the level was down slightly from July, coming amidst the immediate aftermath of the “shocking” financial quakes starting in China and spreading to markets all over the world, the 59.0 non-manufacturing....more>>>
Dow Chemical (NYSE:DOW) is a company known to many people, but in spite of its size it does not attract as much attention as other brands in popular industries. We think this is a temporary phenomenon, as growth rates in the leading developed countries seem to be declining. With that, companies showing a steady financial growth will eventually start to attract more attention from investors. Let....more>>>
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