HOG : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Polaris Industries Kills Victory Motorcycle Brand

    January 9, 2017
    There's apparently only room for one big motorcycle brand at Polaris Industries (NYSE: PII). The powersports vehicle maker ...
  2. A Rising Dollar May Backfire on Trump's Economic Plans

    January 3, 2017
    The soaring dollar, which make U.S. manufacturers' goods expensive abroad, is hurting U.S. exporters.
  3. How To Give A Stock For Christmas

    December 14, 2016
    If you're looking for a gift that can hold its value and teach your kid about finances, a stock might be the best thing to ...
  4. Harley-Davidson Faces Consumer Shift Headwind (HOG)

    October 22, 2016
    Here’s how the company plans on dealing with the problem.
  5. Maybe a Buyout Would Be Best for Harley-Davidson

    September 23, 2016
    Rumors of a possible buyout by private equity continue to circle around Harley-Davidson (NYSE: HOG) like vultures over a ...
  6. Harley and the Davidsons—and Millennials (HOG)

    September 7, 2016
    Motorcycle maker faces challenges attracting new riders as its rivals throttle up and the baby boomer market shrinks.
  7. Harley-Davidson Continues To Slash Headcount (HOG)

    September 1, 2016
    Slower sales for motorcycles leads to changes in production and more layoffs.
  8. Harley-Davidson Fined $15 Million for Emissions

    August 22, 2016
    Harley-Davidson (NYSE: HOG) is being fined $15 million by the EPA for selling an aftermarket upgrade that caused motorcycles ...
  9. Harley-Davidson Reaches Settlement With EPA

    August 18, 2016
    Harley-Davidson (NYSE: HOG) is making nice with the Environmental Protection Agency. Starting next week, the company has ...
  10. Harley-Davidson Focuses on Millennials (HOG)

    July 12, 2016
    With $70 million spent on product development and dedicated marketing, Harley-Davidson is attempting to break into market ...
  11. Is Another Big Recall Ahead for Harley-Davidson?

    July 11, 2016
    Not that any big recall is opportune for the company involved, but an investigation by the National Highway Transportation ...
  12. Even Wall Street Is Turning on Harley-Davidson

    June 6, 2016
    Despite overwhelming evidence that motorcycle sales at Harley-Davidson (NYSE: HOG) were weak and likely to stay that way ...
  13. Indian Motorcycle Takes Share From Harley-Davidson

    April 7, 2016
    Harley-Davidson (NYSE: HOG) is coming in for some serious road rash when it reports earnings later this month if analyst ...
  14. Weird Diversification and Brand Extension Strategies

    March 29, 2016
    Pepsi phones, Coke wine: when should companies embark on diversification and brand extension strategies (from the mundane ...
  15. The Top 10 Mid Cap Stocks for 2016 (BWA, CNP)

    January 8, 2016
    Learn about the top 10 mid-cap stocks that are expected to grow in 2016. A summary of each company is provided, along with ...
  16. Harley-Davidson Is Doubling Down on Street Bikes (HOG, PII)

    October 23, 2015
    Harley-Davidson's (NYSE: HOG) stock has tumbled more than 14% in the days since it reported third quarter earnings, which ...
  17. Harley-Davidson's Loss Is Polaris Industries' Gain (HOG, PII)

    October 21, 2015
    Harley-Davidson (NYSE: HOG) reported ugly third quarter earnings on Tuesday, showing its dealers sold almost 1,250 fewer ...
  18. Get a Polaris ATV When Stocking Up at Costco (ACAT, COST)

    September 3, 2015
    Polaris Industries (NYSE: PII) must be reaping benefits from its partnership with Costco (NASDAQ: COST), because the powersports ...
  19. Harley Reaffirms Guidance After Weak Quarter (HOG)

    July 22, 2015
    The new CEO at Harley-Davidson (NYSE: HOG) may be "incredibly excited about where we're going," but that does not mean investors ...
  20. Undervalued Franchises: The Best Choice?

    January 22, 2015
    Searching for an undervalued franchise? Here's a quick guide to what's hot and what's a good bet.
  21. Ski-Doo IPO Raises $254 Million: Should You Buy?

    May 23, 2013
    Read on and I'll look into if you should buy Ski-Doo's stock once it becomes available.
  22. Polaris Vs Arctic Cat: Which Is The Better Ride?

    June 1, 2010
    Arctic Cat once was a quality small cap. Now it's a struggling micro cap. I'll look at it and its biggest competitor, Polaris. ...
  23. Playing The Dividend Payout Game

    January 26, 2009
    Tumbling markets cause some investors to seek returns through dividends. But is this a prudent profit-making move?
  24. Five Dividend Darlings With Low Payout Ratios

    December 17, 2008
    Five stocks with high dividend yields versus stock price and EPS with a focus on Harley Davidson and Oshkosh.