It's Time For Stock Picking
"Normal" stock market, with good disparity between individual stock performance, appears to have returned. Therefore, opportunistic stock-picking should be a winning approach.
U.S. Treasury Bonds Beating S&P 500 This Year
It was a sure thing! With the Fed cutting back its massive QE bond-buying program this year bonds would plunge. Instead they began rallying when the Fed began tapering, and have beaten the S&P 500 so far this year.
15 Great Stocks For 2015
Trying to outguess the market can make a fool of anyone. Instead of trying to move in and out of the market, a better strategy is to buy quality stocks that you can ideally hold for the longer term. With that in mind, we asked some of our favorite investment advisors for their best ideas for 2015.
Five Growth Standout Stocks To Buy
History suggests buying reasonably valued stocks with profit, sales and earnings-estimate momentum is a smart move—particularly if the stocks hail from attractive sectors.
Key Trends Explaining Our $108 Price Valuation For Keurig Green Mountain
We have raised our price estimate for Keurig Green Mountain due to a number of factors affecting our forecast including the number of K-Cups sold being increased, potentially lucrative partnerships with top coffee and retail brands, the company entering the tea segment, the number of brewers increasing due to the Subway deal, the average price of K-Cups increasing because of the Nestle deal, the rising price for coffee which has increased the price for a K-Cup, and strong earnings from the company the past two quarters. These factors have increased our optimism in the company’s ability to deliver strong results in the future and have led to our increasing our price target for the company.
Harley-Davidson's Retail Sales To Rise In The U.S. And Europe
Harley-Davidson has been in steady recovery since the collapse of the U.S. heavyweight motorcycle market in the thick of the recession between 2008-2010. But Harley’s growth in the domestic market hit a roadblock in the second quarter this year when retail sales remained flat, while shipments to dealers rose 10%. As a result, the company lowered its full-year outlook on shipments, in order to keep supply in line with demand and protect its luxury brand image.
RadioShack Revamps Its Website In Time To Cater To The Upcoming Holiday Season
RadioShack relaunched its website (www.radioshack.com) with new features that help customers get great prices on all the latest technology. The redesign of RadioShack’s online stores comes just in time for the busy holiday season up ahead and RadioShack’s Cyber Week full of savings on must-have gifts. Being a prominent player in the electronics retail business for over 90 years, RadioShack has been struggling to survive in the industry with rising competition from online retail giants such as Amazon, online auction sites like eBay, as well as other physical retailers such as Best Buy and Wal-Mart. In the last few years, RadioShack has been plagued by an eroding top line growth, declining gross margins, high inventory levels, a string of debt maturities and declining cash reserves.