SA PRO: Top Long And Short Ideas, Tuesday March 18

Includes: AHH, HI, MDW, SIG
by: SA PRO+ Editors

Today’s Top Ideas

Released at 5:00 am, March 18. PRO subscribers get an exclusive early look at these ideas for 24 hours. Top Ideas often move stocks during the initial 72 hours after publication.

  1. Hillenbrand International (Short): Acquisitions have masked a decline in organic growth in 3 of the company's 4 businesses, but margin contraction and tougher comps should lead to earnings misses and a decline in the share price, writes Investor Protector.
  2. Armada Hoffler (Long): Temporary negative catalysts have left this REIT undervalued, but the combination of FFO and multiple growth could lead to 35% upside, says REIT expert Dane Bowler.

Today’s PRO research (tickers link to new articles)

  2. Ongoing coverage: ACGL, CHKR, EGY, GPRE, SDR, SDR, TAHO, TSRO, TSU, WAB

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PRO ideas playing out

  1. On February 19, Wall Street Advisors saw an opportunity to short Midway Gold, after a near-term spike took the stock well above fair value despite failed economics and a need to raise capital. After a weak Q4 report this week, shares are -12.1% to date. Read article »
  2. Bishop Research and Analytics saw a buying opportunity in Signet Jewelers in September, as confusion over the most recent earnings release led investors to ignore key acquisitions, growth in outlet malls, and help from an improving economy. The stock is +44.9% since. Read article »

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