Value Investing

7 Solid REITs Outyielding the 10-Year Treasury Plus Strong Implied Upside Ahead

Investors have taken a deep breath since interest rates are no longer rising with a runaway Federal Reserve rate hiking regime. And after a late 2018 sell-off that spooked the ...
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8 Weak Stocks Getting Big Analyst Upgrades for Upside Ahead

The market has been running strong in 2019, after the late-2018 selling panic turned out to be too extreme and based on overblown fears. As of Friday, April 5, the ...
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10 Incredibly Surprising Best-Performing S&P 500 Stocks of 2019

The carnage of late 2018 was replaced almost immediately with the return of the big bull market through the entire first quarter of 2019. And with the start of the ...
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12 Companies Warren Buffett Could Buy, or He Would Approve for You to Buy

It's another day that the markets are open, so it is widely assumed that Warren Buffett and his Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) are out looking for deals to make. ...
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Time for Alternative Asset Managers Blackstone and Ares to Shine

The world of alternative asset managers is quite different from the world of investment managers who simply buy and sell stocks, bonds and other publicly traded asset classes. When it ...
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4 Stocks to Buy Where Fundamentals and Charts Both Look Strong

The thematic stock charts team at Merrill Lynch has released a showing of technical analysis on its Top 10 U.S. Ideas for the second quarter of 2019. While the firm ...
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How Applebee’s and IHOP Could Make 50% for Investors

The investing public might not recognize the company Dine Brands Global Inc. (NYSE: DIN) as easily as some of the more recognizable chain restaurants in America. This company franchises the ...
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Sell-Off or Not, 7 Blue Chips and Industry Leaders Analysts Want You to Buy Now

The week of March 22, 2019, ended on a very sour note with the Dow Jones industrials selling off on Friday alone by a sharp 460 points and the S&P ...
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NextEra Is First Utility on the Way to Joining the $100 Billion Club

The world of mega-cap stocks has grown in ranks during the 10-year bull market. Having a mega-cap traditionally was having a market capitalization of $100 billion or more, but some ...
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Why JPMorgan Has Underperformed the Large Banks in the 2019 Rally

There is a market adage that a rising tide lifts all ships. In short, a rising stock market is supposed to lift all stocks. The reality is that it doesn't ...
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7 New #1 Top Picks From Credit Suisse for 2019

With stocks having recovered so much from the late-2018 losses in the first two months of 2019, investors have to be looking for new ideas when deciding how to position ...
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Why the Weakness in Vodafone Looks Like a Buying Opportunity for Long-Term Investors

There are currently, and have been in the recent past, telecom and communication services stocks that offer incredibly high dividend yields. The problem here in analyzing dividends is that some ...
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Why Merrill Lynch Sees Vivint Solar Shares Rising More Than 100%

It's not every day that the largest brokerage firms issue new Buy ratings or they reiterate their Buy rating predicting that a stock could more than double. Most Dow Jones ...
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Flop City: 7 Big Stocks Completely Overlooked by the 10-Year Bull Market

The current bull market is now officially 10 years old. That anniversary took place on Saturday, March 9. The Great Recession was the worst modern-era recession, and it was followed ...
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How Top Tech Giants and Banks Dominated the 10-Year Bull Market

The bull market is officially 10 years old. That anniversary took place on Saturday, March 9, 2019. The Dow Jones industrial average and S&P 500 had both put in double-digit ...
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