Author Archives: William Bias

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Higher Wages and Labor Costs Versus Retail Profits

There is a big movement taking place in labor and wages inside America around a minimum wage or livable wage. Many companies are not on board with instantly ramping up ...
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4 Stocks Likely to Fall Hard During a Correction

The stock market has enjoyed quite a bullish ride over the past five years. The Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 71% and the S&P 500 increased 95% during this time, ...
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Avon’s Options Are Limited

Avon Products Inc. (NYSE: AVP) and its shareholders are in big trouble. The company’s revenue has been declining steadily since 2011, and it turned net losses for three straight years. ...
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Dr Pepper Snapple Group Adds a Little Diversity to Its Product Portfolio

On Aug. 12, beverage company Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. (NYSE: DPS) announced that it will invest $20 million to purchase an 11.7% ownership stake in premium sport drink maker ...
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Coca-Cola, Disney and Other Stocks to Hold for the Long Term

Holding stocks for the long-term represents the best bet for investors to profit. In an effort to make it easier to keep holdings for the long term, investors need to ...
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Taco Bell Meth Lab Could Highlight Deeper Issues With Yum! Brands

On August 4, Taco Bell, a subsidiary of global restaurant conglomerate Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM), made with the following statement on its website regarding its Cedar Rapids, Iowa Taco ...
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China Is Not Working Out So Well for Hershey

Confectionery company Hershey Co. (NYSE: HSY) came out with its second-quarter 2015 earnings and it was not pretty. Revenue came in at $1.58 billion, and the company reported a net ...
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What Could Make Sprint Profitable Again?

On Tuesday, Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S) came out with earnings that beat Wall Street’s expectations. However, an earnings beat typically only serves as a short to intermediate term catalyst for ...
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Lumber Liquidators Brand Is Mud

The once great specialty retailer, Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc. (NYSE: LL), reported second-quarter 2015 results that vastly fell short of expectations. The company’s stock trading down 23% Wednesday afternoon and ...
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Sprint Could Double If It Continues to Impress

Tuesday morning, cell phone company Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S) came out with earnings that impressed Wall Street. This gave relief to shareholders, which saw their shares increase 6% during morning ...
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10 Seriously Damaged Stocks NOV 18

5 Dividend Stocks for Your Portfolio

Long-term investors always look for companies that show signs that they will be around for a while. Membership on the Dividend Aristocrats list gives indication of longevity. In order to ...
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5 Stocks Trading Below Their 52 Week High for Your Watch List

There are two ways to look at stock market corrections, with panic or opportunity. Of course an investor has every right to panic if the company they own faces permanent ...
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Coca-Cola Enterprises Beats Consensus but Fails to Grow

Coca-Cola’s (NYSE: KO) Western European bottler, Coca-Cola Enterprises (NYSE: CCE), released its second quarter financial results before the market opened on Thursday. The company had revenue of $1.92 billion with ...
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Here’s Why the Chinese Stock Market Will Remain Volatile

The Chinese stock market went into a free fall in Monday’s trading, dipping an amazing 8.5% in one day. Some investors may view this as the ultimate value opportunity, while ...
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Here’s Why the Chinese Stock Market Will Remain Volatile

The Chinese stock market went into a free fall in Monday’s trading, dipping an amazing 8.5% in one day. Some investors may view this as the ultimate value opportunity, while ...
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