Stock Analysis

  1. Business Intelligence for Dummies

    April 10, 2007
    An overview of the Business Intelligence industry and what opportunities it presents for investors.
  2. The Effects of the Altria-Kraft Spin-Off (MO, KFT)

    March 26, 2007
    An interesting look at the effects the Altria-Kraft spin-off could bring to the major stock market indices.
  3. Starbucks' Growth Aspirations Might Come at a Cost (SBUX)

    March 26, 2007
    Starbucks has a bold plan to open 10,000 new stores, but such rapid expansion in a short time could come at a high price.
  4. Starbucks' Dream of 40,000 Stores

    March 21, 2007
    Starbucks wants to reach 40,000 outlets, but the economy and McDonald's could block that goal.
  5. Starbucks Set To Pick Up (SBUX)

    February 20, 2007
    With strong growth prospects in the mix, SBUX shares look like a good bargain at current prices.
  6. Equity Office Properties Nears a Decision (EOD)

    February 2, 2007
    A high profile private equity deal highlights the hidden value of good dividend-paying REITs.
  7. Margin of Error (SUN)

    December 29, 2006
    Lower margins and higher expansion costs should keep Sunoco shares in check.
  8. Public Private Equity (ACAS)

    November 2, 2006
    Publicly-traded private equity firms offer investors an opportunity to invest in an otherwise exclusive market.
  9. JoS. A. Bank Redux (JOSB)

    September 13, 2006
    Since the end of August, investors in JOSB have had a roller coaster ride. JOSB is a long-term value and investors should ...
  10. Don't Give Up On Sprint (S)

    August 14, 2006
    Sprint Nextel investors shouldn’t write off the possibility of a turnaround.
  11. Weakness At Target A Reason For Concern (TGT)

    July 18, 2006
    With an economic slowdown in the mix, Target may feel the pinch more than investors expect.
  12. What Volatility Really Means

    May 25, 2006
    When it comes to volatile, high-risk stocks, it's often much easier to talk the talk than it is to walk the walk.
  13. Blackboard's Great Business Model

    March 1, 2006
    A look at the education technology company's recent acquistion and prospects for the future.
  14. Taking a Closer Look at Chemical Companies

    December 6, 2005
    The chemical sector may be painted with an outdated brush there might be a lot more opportunity here than many investors ...
  15. Taking Beverages to the Extreme

    October 14, 2005
    One of the hotest markets in the US over the last five years has been energy drinks. But can the growth continue?
  16. The Most Important Metric You Forgot

    October 4, 2005
    The cash conversion cycle (or cash cycle) is one of the best early-warning systems available to you. Let's take a closer ...
  17. You Know It Is a Real Estate Bubble When...

    October 3, 2005
    We've all heard about the "real estate bubble". But can't we all make money in real estate? Can't we all get rich by flipping ...
  18. Our Top Down Approach

    May 20, 2005
    Learn about how we use a top-down approach in our stock selections.
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