The CEO of this global insurer recently remarked that the company was interested in ‘big takeovers’ in the U.S. This stock is a play on rising rates.
Allianz SE (AZSEY)
From Global Investing
Allianz SE (AZSEY) has taken its time recovering from the walkout of Bill which...
This data processing company beat analysts’ estimates by $0.10 last quarter. The shares have a current dividend yield of 2.2%, paid quarterly.
Automatic Data Processing (ADP 104)
From Cabot Dividend Investor
Automatic Data Processing (ADP) ADP popped quickly past the century mark on Friday, and is consolidating...
This utility beat analysts’ estimates by $0.09 last quarter, and is expected to grow at a rate of 20.76% next quarter. The shares have a current dividend yield of 4.6%, paid quarterly.
Southern Company (SO)
From Internet Wealth Builder
Southern Company (SO) is the second-largest energy in...
The top five holdings in this small- and mid-cap fund are Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA, 0.45% of assets); LinkedIn Corp Class A (LNKD, 0.44%); Las Vegas Sands Corp (LVS, 0.44%); Russell 2000 Fut Dec16 Rtaz6 (N/A, 0.37%) and Liberty Global Group C (LBTYK.L, Extended...
In this week's video, Mike Cintolo, chief analyst of Cabot Growth Investor and Cabot Top Ten Trader, talks about the still-bullish intermediate- and longer-term market picture, though he also believes the short-term is more of a coin flip as the major indexes been...
GameStop (GME) reported poor Holiday same-store sales results, an increase in non-physical game sales, and reiterated its full-year earnings target. The stock is down 8% this morning. The price chart is not a disaster, but it’s not encouraging for the near-term, either.
Since the outlook...
When we look at the market these days, we’re separating the intermediate- to longer-term picture (which is our main focus) and the short-term picture.
When looking at the bigger picture, not much has changed with the market’s bullish outlook. The intermediate- and longer-term trends still...
The market’s shine lost a little luster this week as all small cap sectors fell, led by consumer staples, materials, utilities and energy.
The S&P 600 Small Cap Index fell by 1.3%, underperforming the 0.1% gain in the S&P 500. Small cap valuations (forward is...
Two of my Benjamin Graham companies reported quarterly financial results or other noteworthy news during the past week. In addition, I have included questions from subscribers along with my answers. Prices appearing after each stock symbol are the closing prices on Thursday, January 2017.
Here is a straggler for Dividend Top Picks, a gaming company that has a high yield of 6.01%, paid quarterly. Last month, the shares were or upgraded to ‘Buy’ at Standpoint Research, Mizuho and Loop Capital.
From Forbes Dividend Investor
Grapevine, Texas-based GameStop (GME) a..
This previous Top Pick is trying to overcome a dismal 2016. The company received a $1 million milestone payment from Receptor Life Sciences, Inc. (RLS) at the end of the year, and analysts are forecasting 80%+ growth in 2017 for the company. However, aware...
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Here’s why you should sell AAPL and invest in the next Apple.