Lululemon’s (NASDAQ:LULU) Q1 brought a pop to the stock as it beat on revenues and earnings. What no one seems to be talking about is the shrinking nature of those earnings. Net revenue grew 5% from Q1’16 which is great. Comparable sales have stalled; falling 1%, while comparable store sales fell 2%. Comp sales are a pretty good indicator....More>>>
No good deed goes unpunished, as the saying goes. On first impression, that’s what happened to Dr. Robert McClendon, a Texas physician. He lent $100,000 to a business to cover its payroll. And then he got hit with a $4.3 million IRS penalty for the company’s payroll taxes, a penalty that was just upheld in court. But, as often happens with taxes, the situation is more complex. The....More>>>
“What do you do when a stock looks cheap on an absolute basis (i.e., expected forward return), but only fairly priced on a relative basis (normalized revenue and margins plus EV/Sales, EV/EBIT vs. their own historical multiples)? For example, I own four Japanese stocks that appear to offer mid-teen forward returns but are trading closer to a [50th percentile]....More>>>
Gold may be a commodity, and mining it may be the same all over the world. It’s not a one-size-fits-all industry though. The big differentiator? The tools miners use to determine where gold awaits. That’s what makes Nexus Gold Corp. (OTCMKTS:NXXGF, CVE:NXS) such an interesting opportunity right now – it’s got a tool called Element Detection Technology, or EDT, in its toolbox,....More>>>
Russ Kaplan is a money manager and newsletter advisor who focuses on buying value-oriented stocks with a multi-year investment horizon; here’s his top idea for conservative investors over the coming year.
One of the most under appreciated stocks on Wall Street is Apple (APPL). The stock is among the bluest of blue chips.
Apple has a financial rating of A++. On every measure....More>>>
Bellatrix Exploration (NYSE:BXE) has been through the mill. Now finally escaping the grasp of some really nervous bankers, the company is now projecting a more than doubling of the cash flow. Will the market buy it?
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Top 10 High Tech Stocks For 2017: Madison Square Garden Inc.(MSG)
According to the IRS, U.S. taxpayers received $264.5 billion in total refunds in 2016. That makes the average refund total about $2,993.
That may feel like nearly $3,000 of “extra” money, but keep in mind a refund is what you overpaid to Uncle Sam during the last tax year. It’s your money you earned, so it benefits you to make the most....More>>>
Master limited partnerships (MLPs) may be getting a big shot in the arm in the upcoming year. And it’s all because of President Donald Trump. We know that Trump is already a fan of pipelines — his actions on the Keystone XL and infrastructure plans confirm this. The big win for M
Small cap police body cam stockDigital Ally, Inc (NASDAQ: DGLY) reported Q1 2017 earnings before the market opened today. Total Q1 revenue increased 19% to approximately $5.2 million primarily due to the large commercial order received in the first quarter 2017 from AMR for DVM-250 event rec
The first Snapchat quarterly report was released last night (Wednesday, May 10), and it was far worse than analysts expected. Now, retail investors are suffering huge losses, with SNAP stock down 23% before the open this morning.