Category Archives: Warren Buffett Stocks

[ April 25, 2015 | Author: admin | Views: 34031 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

DELAFIELD, Wis. (Stockpickr) — At Stockpickr, we track daily portfolios of stocks that are the biggest percentage gainers and the biggest percentage losers. >>5 Big Trades to Take Right Now Stocks that are making large moves like these are favorites among short-term traders because they can jump into these names and try to capture some of that massive volatility. Stocks that are making big-percentage moves either up or down are usually in play because their sector is becoming attractive or they have a major fundamental catalyst such as a recent earnings release. Sometimes stocks making big moves have been hit with an analyst upgrade or an analyst downgrade. Regardless of the reason behind it, when a stock makes a large-percentage move, it is often just the start of a new major trend — a trend that can lead to huge profits. If you time your trade correctly, combining technical indicators … Continue reading

[ April 25, 2015 | Author: admin | Views: 95201 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

Most big businesses had a very small start. Kraft Foods began with James Lewis Kraft using a horse and wagon to sell wholesale cheese to local merchants in Chicago. Hewlett Packard launched after Bill Hewlett and Dave Packard hunkered down in a rented Palo Alto garage. Ben & Jerry’s was born after Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield turned a rundown Burlington, Vt., gas station into an ice cream shop. SMART SMALL BUSINESS: These entrepreneurs get a taste of success SOCIAL MEDIA: Digital tools play big role in small business growth Those entrepreneurs, like countless others, were able to grow a fledgling firm into a strong, viable company. Successfully taking a company beyond the start-up stage and growing it into a stable small, medium or large-sized firm is admirable — as well as incredibly difficult. Top 10 Prefered Companies To Invest In 2015: RadNet Inc.(RDNT) RadNet, Inc. provides outpatient diagnostic imaging … Continue reading

[ April 24, 2015 | Author: admin | Views: 11955 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

True Religion, founded in 2002, sells luxury denim in 124 stores domestically and 31 overseas. America’s Best Small Companies: Newcomers 2013 Other organizations that graduated to the next level or took a healthy exit include Metropolitan Health Networks: The Florida-based healthcare company was acquired by Humana in late 2012 for about $500 million. United Therapeutics Corp: After declaring over $900 million in revenue at years end 2012, the biotech firm saw its stock climb over 60%. DXP Enterprises: By the closing of 2012, DXP had topped one billion revenue for the first time. In 2013 stocks have grown in value by over 64%. Middleby: It was a good year to be a stockholder in this food service equipment firm. Final 2012 figures showed the company generated over $1 billion on the year and since then share prices have riser 65%. EDAC Technologies Corp.: The company was acquired by GB Aero … Continue reading

[ April 24, 2015 | Author: admin | Views: 82811 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

L Brands (NYSE: LTD  ) reported earnings on May 22. Here are the numbers you need to know. The 10-second takeaway For the quarter ended May 4 (Q1), L Brands met expectations on revenues and beat expectations on earnings per share. Compared to the prior-year quarter, revenue expanded. GAAP earnings per share expanded significantly. Gross margins dropped, operating margins grew, net margins expanded. Revenue details L Brands reported revenue of $2.27 billion. The 21 analysts polled by S&P Capital IQ expected revenue of $2.25 billion on the same basis. GAAP reported sales were 5.3% higher than the prior-year quarter’s $2.15 billion. Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates. EPS details EPS came in at $0.48. The 25 earnings estimates compiled by S&P Capital IQ predicted $0.46 per share. GAAP EPS of $0.48 for Q1 were 17% higher than the … Continue reading

[ April 24, 2015 | Author: admin | Views: 63657 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

Offering value, growth, plus a future dividend, our top pick for 2014 is a resource exploration company with a difference, suggests Adrian Day, money manager and editor of The Global Analyst. Altius Minerals (OP:ATUSF) (TSX:ALS) is a resource exploration company with a difference. It has sought out partners for the expensive work of developing properties while retaining royalties. Now in a transformational transaction, Altius has announced it is buying 51% of a package of mineral royalties for $233 million. The royalties are on 11 long-life producing mines of potash and coal, with most of the coal assets paying based on production, not the prevailing coal price. The royalty payers are mostly large companies, utilities in the case of the coal, and Potash and Mosaic for the potash. Thus, these are mostly low-risk assets with almost utility-like returns. Last year, Altius’ 51% would have paid $25 million. To finance the deal, … Continue reading