Stephen Simpson, CFA
Long only, growth at reasonable price, value, research analyst

Waiting For The Next Pullback At FEI Company

Writing about FEI Company (NASDAQ:FEIC) is a mixed blessing in some respects. While I really like what this leading microscopy company is doing, the nearly 400% appreciation in the stock over the past three years easily lends itself to "If you're so smart, why didn't you own it?" catcalls from the peanut gallery.

Putting that aside, I continue to be very bullish on the company's business prospects in the coming years. Not only is the company rolling new products with enhanced capabilities that could significant expand its addressable revenue potential, but management isn't losing sight of its operating responsibilities in the pursuit of more growth. Although FEI Company is more cyclical than some investors may like from a...

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