Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG) practically ruined its somewhat upscale “fast casual” image when the E. coli virus hit its stores at the end of 2015. It seemed like customers and press would never forgive nor forget and investors couldn’t get out of it fast enough. But now, nearly a year and a half later, everyone is willing to take another look at CMG stock.
NEW YORKMicrosoft previewed the next version of Windows 10 on day two of its Build developer conference in Seattle. One surprise, and this is a big win for Microsoft,is how chummy it has gotten with Apple.
Exhibit A: iTunes and Apple Music will be coming to the Windows Store by year end, and Microsoft is generally making it easy to shuffle content from Windows to other platforms.
Most people who call themselves "investors" really aren't. The average "investor" is really a trader. He buys a stock with the hope that at some point in the future, he'll find someone who'll buy it for more than he paid. He's trying to time the market. "Buy low and sell high," right? More often, however, people can't stand the uncertainty.....More>>>
May 22, 2017: Markets opened higher Monday and although the ride has been a little bumpy, equities have remained around a narrow band near the indexes’ daily highs. Among the sectors, only energy is trading in the red as we approach the closing bell. Best performing sectors were utilities, consumer staples, and industrials. WTI crude oil for June delivery settled at $50.73 a barrel, up....More>>>
Today’s seniors face a lot of challenges. While we’re living long past retirement, our money doesn’t always stretch as far as it should. Health issues further complicate matters. Chronic or catastrophic health conditions affect 92% of people over 60.
The recession was a huge bump in the road for baby boomers approaching retirement. When the economy went south, millions of....More>>>
I like to allocate anywhere between 5-15% of my portfolio to lottery stocks. Usually they are cyclical or have a lot of leverage. And most of the time there is some sort of catalyst that will unlock value on the horizon. I would not advice large positions in any of these stocks. It is also best not to spend large amounts of time analyzing them as they will be small positions and are depending on....More>>>
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Far and away the world’s largest healthcare company, and with many or most of its consumer brands also medicines or health-related, Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) would normally, in my humble view, trade at a premium to the S&P 500 (NYSEARCA:SPY). More comparable would be other iconic, instantly recognizable names to both investors and the public such as Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO),....More>>>