Years ago, in a profile of Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST), I was struck by the story of a hard-pressed supplier confronting its CEO and saying, “What are you, the low price police?” To which the CEO is said to have replied, “Well, yes.” The best way to understand Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN), and why analysts think Amazon stock could hit $3,000 per share, is to understand it....More>>>
A few weeks ago, we published an article that characterized Gilead (GILD) as a “Value Trap.” That article was a follow-up to an earlier article which used our work on Gilead as an example of how a solid conceptual framework could help investors make better decisions. Both of these articles were based on a 16-page valuation report on Gilead we published to our members in September, 2016.
Cypress Energy Partners (NYSE:CELP) and Propetro (NYSE:PUMP) are both small-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends and earnings.
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Kinder Morgan’s (NYSE:KMI) Trans Mountain pipeline has been long beleaguered by civilian and municipal government opposition. But last week, the Canadian government stepped in to ensure the pipeline would get made, and offered Kinder Morgan’s subsidiary a tidy $3.5 billion to take the project off their hands.
In this episode of Industry Focus: Energy, host Sarah Priestley and....More>>>
Millennials took over as the largest generational group in the United States workforce in 2015, and by 2020 they will make up over half of the total workforce. If you do not already have a millennial manager, you could be getting one soon. Most business articles written about Millennials have been about how to manage them. Now it is time to shift the focus to the development of the effective management....More>>>
You can bet on it: Sports gambling is about to expand, big time, in the United States.
Right now, the only place you can legally bet on sports is Nevada.
But on Monday, the Supreme Court struck down a federal law that prohibited legalized sports gambling anywhere but Nevada.
So what does this court decision mean, exactly?
Now that there is no longer a federal....More>>>
Mention the word uranium and most likely weapons of mass destruction come to mind. While you can make plenty of jokes about investment returns in the event of nuclear war, choosing to diversify your portfolio with uranium mining stocks is certainly worth a closer look.
Azincourt Uranium Inc. (OTCBB: AZURF) (TSX: AAZ.V) the Canadian based resource company specializing....More>>>
Investors looking for profits in the healthcare sector had a difficult time in 2017 if they weren’t in biotech. The Health Care SPDR ETF (NYSE: XLV) only gained 13.15% last year, while the S&P 500 climbed 22.5% over the same time period.
But the biotech sector crushed the market, with the SPDR S&P Biotech ETF (NYSE: XBI) returning a market-beating 43.36% in 2017, nearly....More>>>
While it’s open to debate whether President Donald Trump made America great, the 2016 election did produce one undeniable result: it laid the foundation for cannabis-related businesses, thereby dramatically improving profitability potential for marijuana penny stocks.
During the general election, a record number of states voted for marijuana legalization to varying degrees. Of those....More>>>
Timing the market is easily one of the most difficult parts of trading. In particular, calling the market bottom and knowing when to get in is usually something investors only know way after the fact. 24/7 Wall St. is looking back to when the S&P 500 bottomed back in March 2009 to see how some of the major blue chips have fared since then.
Back on March 6, 2009, the S&P 500 bottomed....More>>>
Vornado Realty Trust has reached a “handshake” deal to sell back to Kushner Companies its stake in 666 Fifth Avenue, a financially distressed Manhattan office building.
Vornado (VNO), a real estate investment company, disclosed the informal deal in an annual letter to investors on Friday.
CEO Steven Roth wrote he believes the deal with Kushner Companies will “repay....More>>>
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Limiting the research to just those stocks listed on the New York Stock Exchange — and which seem to qualify as &q;value&q;....More>>>