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Can Nvidia’s Stock Price Charge Higher?

Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

Nvidia (NVDA) has experienced astronomical returns over the past few years. Had you bought the company at the beginning of 2016...

Investing with the Expensive Stock Market

Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

Value investing has been a proven strategy throughout history. This type of investing has produced an average annualized return...

Are these Companies going to Spook your Portfolio?

Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

The Hershey Company (HSY): SELL With known brand names like Reese’s, Jolly Rancher, Kit Kat, and Twizzlers to name a few, there is no...

Are you S.E.T for Retirement?

Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

According to a recent article in 401(k) Specialist, personal finances and retirement planning are top sources of stress for Americans. The transition into retirement can be nerve racking with so...

What are the Chances the U.S. Government Goes Bankrupt?

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

Last week we did a social media post about Bitcoin, one of our most controversial posts of the year. A major theme which stood out was the concern people have about the full faith and credit of the Un...

Is Apple Set to Continue Shining?

Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

Today, Apple (AAPL) announced the launch of its 3 new iPhones, one Apple Watch, and the Apple 4K TV. There was much excitement surrounding the launch as investors/consumers have anticipated the event ...

Are These Beneficiaries of Back to School Shopping Smart Additions for your Portfolio?

Tuesday, September 5th, 2017

With concerns over Amazon and sales declining, the stock has been under pressure. Sales however, have declined by a small amount of 2.8% over the last 12 months and EPS has declined 3.9% during the sa...

Where to Invest in a Rising Interest Rate Environment

Tuesday, August 29th, 2017

Everyone knows interest rates will be going up. No one knows for sure when it will happen but to stay at these historical low rates much longer would be unprecedented and could cause inflation to spir...

Is Macy’s (M) Set to Shine or Fade?

Tuesday, August 22th, 2017

Macy’s stock price has been under immense pressure as it has fallen from a 52-week high of $45.51 to a current level of $20/share. There have been concerns surrounding mall traffic reduction, competit...

Cheesecake Factory(CAKE), A Sweet Addition for your Portfolio?

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

In a recent interview with successful fund manager, Joel Tillinghast, the claim was made that to be successful with investing investors may have to hold ideas that are unpopular over the short term. T...

Are These Luxury Companies Trading at a Value Price?

Tuesday, August 8th, 2017

Michael Kors (KORS): BUY The company is looking to expand its footprint after its recent purchase of Jimmy Choo. This could help increase lackluster sales. They have fallen by 4.6% over the last 12 mon...

Pearls of Wisdom for 401(k) Investors

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

Proper investing is crucial to your long-term retirement success. That means accepting volatility but managing risk....

Abercrombie and Fitch Falls Out of Favor

Tuesday, July 25th, 2017

A little over 10 years ago, Abercrombie and Fitch was one of the hottest retailers around. Talk of expanding the company overseas...

Is the Stage Set for Value Investing to Outperform?

Tuesday, July 18th, 2017

Over the past year I have been discussing how the average investor has only received annualized investment returns of 2.1% over ...

With the Passing of Independence Day, Can These Companies Carry on the American Spirit?

Tuesday, July 11th, 2017

United States Steel (X): RATING = HOLD . US Steel could be a big benefactor if ...

The Dangers of Annuities

Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

Annuities have been bought by many people not because they are a great investment but because they were sold by great sales people. That is one reason...

Walmart Provides Value to Customers, But Does the Stock Provide Value to Investors?

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

In the new retail world, traders seem to be panicked that Amazon is going to put the entire industry out of business. Walmart (WMT) is one company tha...

U.S. Steel (X), A Sturdy Pick For Your Portfolio?

Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

Infrastructure spending has been one area of focus for President Donald Trump. This is also an area that both parties agree must be improved. It is no...

Although It's National Candy Month, These Stocks Look Sour

Tuesday, June 8th, 2017

Hershey (HSY): Sell The company has many well-known names including Reese’s, Jolly Rancher, Kit Kat, Twizzlers, and Ice Breakers to name a few...

Investing Is Simple, But It Is Not Easy

Tuesday, May 25th, 2017

When it comes to investing, we have tried to establish a simple philosophy. The basic principle is to invest in good quality...

Can Discover Financial Services (DFS) Loan Some Help to Your Portfolio?

Tuesday, May 9th, 2017

Discover Financial Services is in the financial sector and the credit services industry. The company operates through two segments: Direct Banking and...

Can These Education Based Stocks Enlighten your Portfolio?

Tuesday, May 2th, 2017

Bed Bath and Beyond (BBBY): BUY The company does a great job presenting dorm room supplies for college students. This has not translated to an improving stock price as it’s been under pre...

3 Warning Signs it is Time to Sell a Stock

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

How do you know when to let go of your investment? Instead of freaking out or following the herd, do some number crunching. Investing can be difficult...

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Can Nvidia’s Stock Price Charge Higher?
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