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  • TELUS Is Communicating A Higher Stock Price
    Wed, Jan. 21 TU 6 Comments
  • Celadon Group Will Benefit From Lower Oil Prices
    Fri, Jan. 16 CGI Comment!

    Summary

    • Lower oil prices provide a huge cut in expenses.
    • Strong earnings and revenue growth.
    • P/E ratio far less than the industry average.
    • Extended and increased its credit facility to $300 million.
    • Stock is selling for 68% of sales.
  • Stocks Going Ex-Dividend The Fourth Week Of January
    Thu, Jan. 15 APA, CVS, HCAP 1 Comment
  • Stocks Going Ex-Dividend The Third Week Of January
    Wed, Jan. 7 IDCC, NYT, WPG 1 Comment
  • Stocks Going Ex Dividend The First Week Of January
    Fri, Jan. 2 BNS, BRX, CLI 4 Comments
  • Big 5 Is A Winning Stock
    Dec. 28, 2014 BGFV Comment!

    Summary

    • The stock is selling at a third of sales.
    • Same-store sales has increased.
    • Yield over 3% and excellent metrics.
    • The company has an active share repurchase program.
  • Inter Parfums Has The Sweet Smell Of Success
    Dec. 16, 2014 IPAR Comment!

    Summary

    • Quarterly earnings spiked over 40% for the latest quarter.
    • The company is practically debt free with lots of cash.
    • Exceptional sales per employee.
    • Shareholders receive a dividend yield of 1.8%.
  • Digirad: A Low Priced Stock With Lots Of Upside
    Dec. 9, 2014 DRAD 1 Comment

    Summary

    • Digirad quarterly revenues rose by 11.8%.
    • The company is debt free.
    • Shareholders receive a dividend yield of 5.3%.
    • Insiders have been buying shares with no insider sales.
  • Stocks Going Ex-Dividend The Second Week Of December
    Dec. 2, 2014 PPL, POM, AEE Comment!
  • Bebe Is A Tax-Selling Opportunity Worth Buying
    Nov. 26, 2014 BEBE 1 Comment
  • Hasbro Will Benefit From The Holiday Shopping Season
    Nov. 18, 2014 HAS Comment!

    Summary

    • Hasbro quarterly earnings spiked by 42.6% on a 7.3% rise in revenues.
    • Quarterly dividends have been paid since 1987.
    • The company has repurchased 2.4 million shares.
    • Projected significant growth in the retail industry for November and December.
    • Revenues are growing in all major segments.
  • Stocks Going Ex-Dividend The Fourth Week Of November
    Nov. 18, 2014 D, EVR, LXK 2 Comments
  • Hewlett-Packard Should Be A Leader In 3D Printing
    Nov. 6, 2014 HPQ 7 Comments

    Summary

    • Hewlett-Packard is becoming a major player in the 3D printing business.
    • It is one of the cheapest stocks in its industry, based on price to earnings and price to sales.
    • The company has resumed its share repurchase program.
    • It recently reaffirmed its estimate of diluted net earnings per share.
    • It will be splitting into two publicly traded companies.
  • Kimberly-Clark: Nothing To Sneeze At
    Oct. 29, 2014 KMB 2 Comments

    Summary

    • Kimberly-Clark is the leader in paper based health and consumer products.
    • All-time record adjusted quarterly earnings per share up 12% year-over-year.
    • Quarterly operating profit rose 12.4% from last year.
    • The company increased its full year share repurchase target to $2 billion.
    • The Halyard Health division will be spun off on October 31.
  • Stocks Going Ex-Dividend The First Week Of November
    Oct. 28, 2014 IDA, MDC, MPB 1 Comment
  • Here Is A Healthy Stock: Medtronic
    Oct. 20, 2014 MDT 1 Comment

    Summary

    • Medtronic is a leader in the medical device field with three strong groups: cardiac/vascular, restorative, and diabetes.
    • Revenues rose 5% for the latest quarter.
    • The company is standing by its earnings guidance and revenue outlook.
    • Revenues are taking off for the Diabetes Group, with a 12% increase in sales.
    • The stock has an extensive track record of dividend increases.
  • This Stock Should Fly: AeroVironment
    Oct. 15, 2014 AVAV 6 Comments

    Summary

    • AeroVironment is in two fast-growing industries: unmanned aircraft systems and electric vehicle charging systems.
    • The company is debt-free, with almost $225 million in cash.
    • The year-over-year increase in quarterly revenues jumped 17.6%.
    • Management expects a gross profit margin of between 34.5% and 37.5% for the current fiscal year.
    • The electric vehicle charging station division is skyrocketing.
  • Stocks Going Ex-Dividend The Fourth Week Of October
    Oct. 14, 2014 MTT, WSM, ADT 1 Comment
  • Income Investors Who Want To Speculate: PennantPark
    Oct. 7, 2014 PNNT 6 Comments

    Summary

    • PennantPark Investment Corporation provides middle-market companies with alternative financing, including senior secured loans, mezzanine debt and equity investments.
    • The stock pays an exceptionally high yield of 11.0%.
    • There is a diversified portfolio of 66 companies in PennantPark's portfolio.
    • Returns over five years have exceeded other BDCs and the S&P 500.
    • There has been some insider buying this year.
  • BCE: A High Income Plus Growth Stock
    Oct. 3, 2014 BCE 26 Comments

    Summary

    • BCE Inc., formerly known as Bell Canada Enterprises, is a telecommunications stock that operates in a stable industry with steady future revenues and dividend payouts.
    • The company provides services throughout Canada with four segments: Bell Wireline, Bell Wireless, Bell Media, and Bell Aliant.
    • The company’s continually improving financial position along with the positive future forecast of the industry in which it operates makes it a secure investment.
    • It is Canada's largest communication company, and is still expanding to rural communities and small towns throughout Canada.
    • BCE reported second quarter earnings growth of 6.5% and confirmed its financial guidance.
  • Stocks Going Ex-Dividend The Second Week Of October
    Oct. 1, 2014 EBF, IDCC, NYRT Comment!
  • Stocks Going Ex-Dividend The Fifth Week Of September
    Sep. 23, 2014 RSG, RTN, SFBAX 2 Comments
  • Stocks Going Ex-Dividend The Fourth Week Of September
    Sep. 17, 2014 CCG, KAR, CY Comment!
  • How To Invest In Scotland
    Sep. 12, 2014 RBS, SSEZY, SLFPF 6 Comments
  • Stocks Going Ex-Dividend The Third Week Of September
    Sep. 10, 2014 BEBE, CHMG, CINF 2 Comments
  • Stocks Going Ex-Dividend The First Week Of September
    Sep. 1, 2014 KRO, SIPE, SU 6 Comments
  • 3 Pet-Related Stocks
    Aug. 14, 2014 PETM, PETS, WOOF Comment!
  • Stocks Going Ex Dividend The Fourth Week Of August
    Aug. 14, 2014 LAND, MXIM, LTC 1 Comment
  • Stocks With The Best Income Per Employee
    Aug. 14, 2014 AAPL, FB, GOOG 5 Comments
  • Jack D. Schwager's 'Market Sense And Nonsense'
    Nov. 11, 2012 3 Comments
  • Hot Oil MLPs With High Incomes
    Nov. 4, 2012 MCEP, PXD 7 Comments
  • Stocks Going Ex Dividend The 5th Week Of October
    Oct. 18, 2012 BOWFF, CAG, DNP Comment!