Value Investing

10 Lessons of Sanity From Warren Buffett During Insane Markets

There have been many concerns in the stock market and bond market in the second half of 2019. It is important to keep in mind that the major U.S. stock ...
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Why Warren Buffett Doesn’t Care About Airline Stock Turbulence

Warren Buffett has been considered one of the greatest investors of the modern era. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) is one of the greatest growth stories of the 20th and ...
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7 Big Oil & Gas Stocks Analysts Want You to Buy Now

The energy sector used to be rather dominant in the weighting of the S&P 500. In 2019, it's hard to find investors who are all that eager to buy into ...
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8 Dividends Yields of 10% and Higher That May Have Upside Potential

Investors love their dividends. These payouts over time can supplement income needs for retirement, and they also can be reinvested to grow total returns over many years. A statistic commonly ...
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Which Internet Leaders Will Do Best (and Worst) in the Next Recession

The financial media has used the term "recession" more than it should be allowed to. That said, the pain of the Great Recession makes for more than just water-cooler talk ...
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Why Walmart Is So Loved After Earnings, and Why It’s Beating Amazon in 2019

Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) managed to save what otherwise would have been a very weak open to the trading session on Thursday when its earnings of $1.27 per share on ...
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Oil & Gas, Apparel, Pharma Vying for S&P 500’s Worst Group of 2019

The stock market has experienced yet another 5% correction after hitting all-time highs just in July. What really stands out for 2019, particularly if you just followed the emotions of ...
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The Goldman Sachs Downgrade of Caterpillar May Actually Be Good News

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) has lost one of its long-time bullish supporters. Goldman Sachs downgraded the heavy equipment giant to Neutral from Buy in the daily top analyst upgrades and ...
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Key Ford Insider Makes Major Purchase of Ford Shares

There can be dozens of reasons that an insider would sell shares of a public company they run. Maybe they need to diversify, pay taxes, buy a second or third ...
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Goldman Sachs Raises Its S&P 500 Target for 2019 and Sees Even More Gains for 2020

Wall Street strategists have a hard time agreeing on where the economy and the stock market are heading in late 2019 and into 2020. Some firms have sounded the alarms ...
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Is Exxon Mobil Better Positioned Than Chevron Ahead of Earnings?

This week will mark the end of peak earnings from the S&P 500 companies. The mixed reports from many major corporations have created big gains or big losses afterward. Energy ...
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How Banks Are Replacing Treasuries, Utilities and CDs for Income Investors

Many investors need income from their stocks to help supplement their life or retirement. With the yield on Treasuries so low, and with the Federal Reserve embarking on an interest ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades: AMD, Amazon, Autodesk, Charles Schwab, Intel, Micron, Regions Financial, Stitch Fix, Uber and More

Stocks were indicated to open slightly higher on the prospects of better earnings on Monday, even with oil up as tensions with Iran rise. Despite some profit-taking and some of ...
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The Case for Walt Disney as a Stock to Own for the Next Decade

Picking a stock that is safe to own for a full decade is no simple task. After all, there are recessions, rapidly changing consumer habits, wages and operating costs, other ...
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Why One Analyst Sees IBM Handily Outperforming Apple Shares in 2020

This last week started the earnings season floodgates and many of the top companies have started reporting results for the calendar second quarter of 2019. Many more will be releasing ...
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