Author Archives: Mayer Winkler

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Why Yum May Outperform McDonald’s This Year

Fast food is big business, and there are no bigger players than McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) and Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM), parent company of KFC, Taco Bell and Pizza ...
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Can Hulu Compete With Netflix? By the Numbers

Subscription-based Internet streaming is already revolutionizing the way we consume media, and Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) is the undisputed leader for now. It is not without its competitors though, and ...
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Agriculture: An Income Play Now, a Growth Play Later

It has been a tough half decade in agriculture. Major exchange traded funds have tanked, with the PowerShares DB Agriculture ETF (NYSEMKT: DBA) down nearly 45% on 2011 highs, and ...
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4 Ignored Biotech Stocks for 2016

Biotech gets a lot of sustained attention, but some stocks still fall through the cracks, either due to recent failures or general lack of interest. Here are four that don’t ...
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A Bullish Case for Yahoo as It Climbs Its Wall of Worry

Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ: YHOO) has taken quite a beating in 2015, and the bears are piling up. The planned spin-off of its remaining Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) position, ...
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