Will Ashworth

Will Ashworth

Will Ashworth lives and works in Toronto, Canada. He's worked in and around the financial services industry for much of his adult life. He loves investing and is passionate about helping others learn how to put their money to work.

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  1. Fundamental Analysis

    The 4 R's Of Investing In Retail

    In retail, successfully managing return on investment (ROI) and other financial indicators is the key to a healthy business.
  2. Stock Analysis

    Ten Money Managers Worth Following

    Generally speaking, most retail investors along with the media outlets tend to closely follow the moves of well-known investors such as Warren Buffett. Since their transactions are so widely followed, ...
  3. Stock Analysis

    Four Stocks For America's Energy Independence

    An all-cap look at America's energy independence.
  4. Stock Analysis

    Twitter's Got A Revenue Conundrum

    Twitter's IPO seems assured of being a success. Less convincing is its revenue growth. Advertisers aren't sold on its advertising platform. Any more inroads by Facebook and it could be lights out. Twitter ...
  5. Stock Analysis

    Five Reasons Not To Bite Into Potbelly's IPO

    Potbelly Corporation set the terms for its IPO September 23. If you include the underwriters over-allotment, the Chicago-based sandwich shop is selling 8.49 million shares to the public at between $9 and ...
  6. Stock Analysis

    The Tweet Heard Around The (Social Media) World

    Twitter announced it had filed its S-1 registration statement with the SEC, an indication it's ready to go public. What's Twitter worth? Should you be buying? I'll have a look.
  7. Stock Analysis

    Outerwall's Stock Tanks: Time To Buy?

    Outerwall, the maker of Redbox and Coinstar automated kiosks, seriously reduced its third quarter and full-year revenue and earnings outlook September 16 after the close of business. Its stock tanked on ...
  8. Stock Analysis

    How To Benefit When CEOs Step Down

    We’ve picked five examples of recent (last five years) CEO retirements that caused an unusually large move - up or down - in the price of its stock. By the end you’ll have a better understanding what moves ...
  9. Stock Analysis

    Pandora Gets A New CEO: Is It Enough?

    Pandora announced September 12 that it had hired Brian McAndrews as its new CEO replacing long-time boss Joe Kennedy who stepped down in March but agreed to stay on until his replacement was found. Now ...
  10. Stock Analysis

    Domtar Jumps 16% On Plant Closing: Time To Buy?

    Domtar (NYSE:UFS) jumped the most in four years on news International Paper (NYSE:IP) is closing a mill in Alabama reducing North American capacity by at least 7%. Despite the big jump September 11, Domtar's ...
  11. Stock Analysis

    Urban Outfitters Plunges, Five Below Soars: Which Is The ...

    The two retailers went in opposite directions September 10 after both made earnings-related announcements. Mr. Market felt Five Below's (Nasdaq:FIVE) news was good; Urban Outfitters (Nasdaq:URBN)--not ...
  12. Stock Analysis

    Is Jarden Burning The Candle From Both Ends?

    On September 3 Jarden (NYSE:JAH) announced it was acquiring Yankee Candle Company for $1.75 billion. Almost all the media I've seen since regarding the acquisition has been quite favorable. As I write ...
  13. Stock Analysis

    Urban Outfitters Steps Up Its Game

    tail's been an iffy proposition when it comes to second quarter earnings reports. One company doing well in this cautious retail environment is Urban Outfitters (Nasdaq:URBN), who delivered record results ...
  14. Stock Analysis

    Zillow Pays $50 Million For StreetEasy: Time To Buy?

    Fifty million isn't a lot for a company with a $3 billiion market cap. However, Zillow (Nasdaq:Z) sees this acquisition as critical to its success in New York City, the nation's largest real estate market. ...
  15. Stock Analysis

    Duck Dynasty's Success: Why An A&E IPO Makes Sense

    A&E Television Network (AETN) premiered its fourth season of Duck Dynasty August 14. The one-hour episode garnered 11.8 million viewers, the highest number ever to watch a non-fiction cable show. A&E is ...
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