Ryan C. Fuhrmann

  1. What To Do When Your Insurance Company Won't Pay
    Insurance

    What To Do When Your Insurance Company Won't Pay

    Struggling to get a claim honoured? Find out what you can do.
  2. The 2011 Billionaire Investment Portfolio
    Entrepreneurship

    The 2011 Billionaire Investment Portfolio

    Find out where the extremely wealthy are putting their cash in 2011.
  3. Buffalo Wild Wings Priced For Growth
    Stock Analysis

    Buffalo Wild Wings Priced For Growth

    Buffalo Wild Wings' fourth-quarter results demonstrate it is still easily able to leverage strong sales growth into even higher profit improvements.
  4. 5 Stocks For Valentine's Day
    Markets

    5 Stocks For Valentine's Day

    These Valentine's-related stocks are good enough to fall in love with.
  5. Procter & Gamble Regaining Market Share
    Stock Analysis

    Procter & Gamble Regaining Market Share

    Procter & Gamble should appeal to conservative investors interested in respectable and visible total shareholder returns.
  6. The Perfect 2011 Investment Portfolio
    Markets

    The Perfect 2011 Investment Portfolio

    No individual picks here, but we'll look at some sectors that are good candidates to provide the greatest returns and top stocks of 2011.
  7. Multiple Value Creation Opportunities For Stryker
    Stock Analysis

    Multiple Value Creation Opportunities For Stryker

    Stryker could end up being acquired by a larger rival, but company growth trends remain appealingly robust in their own right.
  8. Using Public SEC Filings To Analyze Companies
    Active Trading

    Using Public SEC Filings To Analyze Companies

    Reports from the Securities and Exchange Commission provide investors with an edge in determining the investment value of companies. Learn what to look for in these financial reports.
  9. Risk With Little Reward At Johnson & Johnson
    Stock Analysis

    Risk With Little Reward At Johnson & Johnson

    A number of Johnson & Johnson rivals trade at equally appealing valuations and have their acts together in terms of product manufacturing.
  10. The Bank Of America Enigma
    Stock Analysis

    The Bank Of America Enigma

    At this point in time, a decision on whether to invest in Bank of America is best left in the too-difficult-to-determine pile.
  11. 5 Signs That Social Media Is The Next Bubble
    Investing

    5 Signs That Social Media Is The Next Bubble

    With such lofty valuations and expectations, social media may be the next bubble waiting to burst.
  12. 5 Investments That Are Better Than Oil
    Bonds & Fixed Income

    5 Investments That Are Better Than Oil

    These investment classes are historically more stable and easier to invest in than oil and other commodities.
  13. Investment Showdown: Hot Or Not?
    Personal Finance

    Investment Showdown: Hot Or Not?

    We'll look at some companies that have fallen by the wayside - and the companies have come up to fill their place.
  14. JPMorgan Chase Returns To 2006
    Stock Analysis

    JPMorgan Chase Returns To 2006

    Investing in JPMorgan Chase is a relatively safe way to gain exposure to the financial services industry as it recovers from the credit crisis.
  15. SUPERVALU's Struggles
    Stock Analysis

    SUPERVALU's Struggles

    SUPERVALU's stock could rise sharply if operating trends improve, but for now it remains in freefall.
  16. Warren Buffett's 2010 Portfolio
    Active Trading

    Warren Buffett's 2010 Portfolio

    Find out what the Oracle of Omaha bought over the past year, and how those investments are doing so far.
  17. Ruby Tuesday's Dubious Diversification Strategy
    Stock Analysis

    Ruby Tuesday's Dubious Diversification Strategy

    Ruby Tuesday's near-term prospects have improved markedly, but ambitions to diversify into other restaurant concepts are fraught with uncertainty.
  18. Pay Taxes Like A Billionaire
    Taxes

    Pay Taxes Like A Billionaire

    The richest people know the ropes when it comes to paying as little in taxes as possible. Find out how you can do the same.
  19. Jewelry Stocks That Could Shine In 2011
    Stock Analysis

    Jewelry Stocks That Could Shine In 2011

    These three jewelry firms should continue to sparkle in the coming year as consumer spending trends recover.
  20. 5 Communication Stocks Worth Watching
    Stock Analysis

    5 Communication Stocks Worth Watching

    Find out why these five communications companies are worth keeping an eye on as potential investment purchases.
  21. Investments That Would Have Made You Rich In 2010
    Personal Finance

    Investments That Would Have Made You Rich In 2010

    These companies and investments made huge gains in 2010 - did you get in while the getting was good?
  22. Adobe Still Fending Off Its Rivals
    Stock Analysis

    Adobe Still Fending Off Its Rivals

    Adobe should continue to grow sales and profits at a very healthy clip.
  23. Failed Billionaire Tax Loopholes
    Taxes

    Failed Billionaire Tax Loopholes

    Billionaires have a big edge when it comes to finding tax breaks. They can hire the best legal minds to find and exploit tax loopholes.
  24. 5 Big Chinese Companies And Their U.S. Counterparts
    Personal Finance

    5 Big Chinese Companies And Their U.S. Counterparts

    Here's a look at five Chinese companies, what they do and how they compare to the American companies they are modeled after.
  25. 5 Industries To Watch In 2011
    Economics

    5 Industries To Watch In 2011

    Three industries that have lagged so far in 2010 include financials, healthcare and consumer staples.
  26. 5 Sunny Real Estate Markets To Watch In 2011
    Home & Auto

    5 Sunny Real Estate Markets To Watch In 2011

    These cities were hit hard by speculative fever, but given their favorable locations they are poised to rebound.
  27. FactSet A Great Company And Questionable Stock
    Stock Analysis

    FactSet A Great Company And Questionable Stock

    FactSet's high stock price leaves too little downside protection, should growth fail to live up to past trends.
  28. 5 Ways To Save On Investments
    Savings

    5 Ways To Save On Investments

    Many investors overpay to play the market. Learn ways to make your investment strategies cost less.
  29. A Buffett Disciple Puts His Stamp On Steak 'n Shake
    Stock Analysis

    A Buffett Disciple Puts His Stamp On Steak 'n Shake

    Biglari Holdings is aiming to emulate the returns of Berkshire Hathaway.
  30. Food For Thought At Yum! Brands Annual Meeting
    Stock Analysis

    Food For Thought At Yum! Brands Annual Meeting

    Yum! Brands' ambitious growth plans overseas makes it one restaurant company to keep your eye on.
  31. Pay Taxes Like A Billionaire
    Taxes

    Pay Taxes Like A Billionaire

    The richest people know the ropes when it comes to paying as little in taxes as possible. Find out how you can do the same.
  32. 5 Private Companies Worth Billions
    Personal Finance

    5 Private Companies Worth Billions

    These five privately owned startups outperformed the competition to earn huge revenues in the last few years.
  33. Costco's Growth A Foregone Conclusion
    Stock Analysis

    Costco's Growth A Foregone Conclusion

    Costco seems to have everything going for it: loyal customers, great profits and pricing advantage over its competition. The only thing not to like about Costco is its stock price.
  34. Tupperware A Hit In Emerging Markets
    Stock Analysis

    Tupperware A Hit In Emerging Markets

    For investors interested in an emerging markets play that is based domestically, Tupperware should be high on their list.
  35. Opportunity Cost Too High At Campbell Soup
    Stock Analysis

    Opportunity Cost Too High At Campbell Soup

    Campbell’s has proven much less adept at leveraging modest sales growth into higher annual levels of profits over time.
  36. Jack Should Set Qdoba Free
    Stock Analysis

    Jack Should Set Qdoba Free

    Jack in the Box continues to see diverging performance of its two restaurant concepts.
  37. What Happened To The MBS Market?
    Home & Auto

    What Happened To The MBS Market?

    Find out how the fall of mortgage-backed securities has changed the financial landscape.
  38. Store Improvements Driving Target's Upside
    Stock Analysis

    Store Improvements Driving Target's Upside

    Target's stock is currently bumping up against its highs for the year, but there is reason to believe it could go higher.
  39. Invest In Real Estate With $1,000 (Or Less)
    Home & Auto

    Invest In Real Estate With $1,000 (Or Less)

    Here are some options to get you started in real estate for a fraction of what it would cost to buy an actual property.
  40. Tim Hortons' Success Less Certain In U.S.
    Stock Analysis

    Tim Hortons' Success Less Certain In U.S.

    Tim Hortons is a household name in Canada, but its expansion prospects are less successful south of the border.
  41. Viacom A Hit With Investors
    Stock Analysis

    Viacom A Hit With Investors

    Viacom is riding a recovery in advertising and will benefit even more if its film unit releases a few hits sometime soon.
  42. Papa John's Targeting Overseas Growth
    Stock Analysis

    Papa John's Targeting Overseas Growth

    Papa John's has a solid history of leveraging low single-digit sales growth into double-digit earnings growth over the past decade.
  43. Banking Has Changed: What Does It Mean For Consumers?
    Personal Finance

    Banking Has Changed: What Does It Mean For Consumers?

    Banks have long been leading spenders on technological innovations. Learn the key changes in the banking industry and what institution is right for you.
  44. Wilmington Trust Sold For Tangible Book Value
    Stock Analysis

    Wilmington Trust Sold For Tangible Book Value

    Wilmington’s quarter-end tangible book was $3.84 per share, well below the overall book value of $8.13 and right at where M&T agreed to buy the shares.
  45. 5 Stocks That Are Haunting Investors
    Markets

    5 Stocks That Are Haunting Investors

    These stocks have lost a major percentage of their value this year, scaring away investors in the process.
  46. Procter & Gamble's Slow And Steady Growth
    Stock Analysis

    Procter & Gamble's Slow And Steady Growth

    Procter & Gamble offers downside protection as it is incredibly diversified across the globe.
  47. 5 Stocks That Are Haunting Investors
    Stock Analysis

    5 Stocks That Are Haunting Investors

    These stocks have given quite a scare to their investors, but the true horror lies in whether they can recover or not.
  48. A Look At Cell Phone Companies
    Markets

    A Look At Cell Phone Companies

    Cell phone makers have been jockeying for top spot over the last decade. Find out who the major players are and who has the next must-have product that will shoot them ahead of the competition.
  49. Global Payments Riding Industry Growth Wave
    Stock Analysis

    Global Payments Riding Industry Growth Wave

    At a forward P/E of under 15 and trailing price-to-free-cash flow multiple of eight, Global Payments' stock deserves a good, close look.
  50. Accenture A Free-Cash-Flow Machine
    Stock Analysis

    Accenture A Free-Cash-Flow Machine

    Accenture made it through the credit crisis with minimal disruption to its operations.