Value Investing

Why AT&T Can Keep Pleasing Value and Income Investors in 2020

Investing in telecom and media has come with challenges in recent years. After all, there is a cutthroat climate in cable, internet and over-the-top offerings. It seems that no one, ...
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Merrill Lynch’s Preliminary Top Picks for 2020

With 2019 coming to an end and with 2020 approaching, analysts and strategists are making their projections for the year ahead. Even without a trade war resolution, and even as ...
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Why Intel Could Rise More than 20% and Outperform AMD in 2020

At the end of each year, numerous analysts and strategists from Wall Street start to pen their predictions for the year ahead. It is from these forecasts that many derived ...
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8 Stocks Analysts Want You To Buy After Earnings for Big Upside in 2020

The week of Thanksgiving is frequently a positive week for the stock market, and on last look the Dow was up just over 20% and the S&P 500 was up ...
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10 Stocks That Have Risen 150% to 450% in 2019

Now that stocks have surged to all-time highs yet again in 2019, and with the start of 2020 rapidly approaching, investors need to look back over what has been working ...
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The Exxon Mobil of 2020 to 2030 Will Be Quite a Different Company Than in Its Past

It's no secret that it has been hard for investors to make big profits in the oil and gas sector in recent years. Oil stocks haven't exactly screamed higher when ...
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How Much Upside Is Too Much for Intel, AMD and Nvidia?

Many investors prefer to invest in the fourth quarter of a given year because there is so much that can happen late into the year. Companies and governments tend to ...
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Can GE’s Perma-Bears Ever Stop Being Too Grumpy?

It is hard to argue against the notion that General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) is a disavowed conglomerate with many ongoing problems. That said, GE shares had gone so low ...
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If HP and Xerox Really Want a Merger, Why Not Consider It in Reverse?

There has to be some joke about two of America's oldest technology giants thinking about a merger. The news was confirmed during the week of November 8 that Xerox Corp. ...
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Independent Research Shows Major Upside Potential in the 2 Top Gold Mining Giants

It's been a wild ride for many asset classes in 2019. On top of big gains in stocks and big swings in Treasury yields, gold has had a monster year ...
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Many Problems & Caveats Face Any Would-Be Acquirer of Walgreens, Even Warren Buffett

It's one thing to think that there is a value investor's dream awaiting in the shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. (NASDAQ: WBA). It's another thing to really consider that ...
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As the Dow Hits All-Time High, Over Half of Dow Stocks Keep Disappointing Investors

When investors hear that the stock market just hit a new all-time high, it's probably fairly easy to assume that this means almost all the individual stocks are probably at ...
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Wayfair Shareholders Have Every Right to Be Concerned After Its Losses

Having revenue growth of more than 35% is above and beyond the norm. It's also a number that would attract many growth investors if it was in a vacuum. In ...
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Is Nokia’s Failed Turnaround at the Edge of the Black Hole?

There are turnaround companies, and there are companies that never really manage to turn their operations around. The latter category is facing a sad state of affairs at the end ...
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Can 3M’s Conglomerate Structure Be Saved From the Wrecking Ball in 2020?

A rising trend has been for companies to have a specific purpose or target in their business. Simple business models, even if the underlying operations and management structures may be ...
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