KKR : Analysis & Opinions

  1. How To Follow The Private Equity Money Into The Energy Sector

    March 11, 2014
    One of the best ways to identify sectors that are undervalued, with huge rebound potential over the next few years, is to ...
  2. Follow the Private Equity Money, Into The Energy Sector

    March 11, 2014
    One of the best ways to identify sectors that are undervalued, with huge rebound potential over the next few years, is to ...
  3. Bull of the Day: KKR & Co. (KKR) - Bull of the Day

    December 20, 2013
    Bull of the Day: KKR & Co. (KKR) - Bull of the Day
  4. To Taper or Not To Taper... - Ahead of Wall Street

    December 9, 2013
    We may be beginning to embark on a new, somewhat dangerous, period of "newslessness."
  5. Private Equity For Retail Investors

    October 11, 2013
    Recent hot IPOs has many regular investors salivating at the chance to participate in start-ups and private equity. With ...
  6. Saks Accepts $16 - Is That Enough?

    July 31, 2013
    Saks announced July 29 that it was accepting the Hudson's Bay Company's $2.9 billion dollar acquisition offer. Bringing Saks ...
  7. Men's Wearhouse Fires Co-Founder: Should You Fire Its Stock?

    June 21, 2013
    Men's Wearhouse (NYSE:MW) unceremoniously fired George Zimmer as its Executive Chairman June 19. The co-founder is well known ...
  8. Onex or Nielsen: Which is the Better Buy?

    June 19, 2013
    Toronto-based Onex (OTC:ONEXF) completed its acquisition of Nielsen Holdings' (NYSE:NLSN) exhibition business June 18 for ...
  9. Are These 3 Retailers Ready To Go Private?

    April 30, 2013
    Bloomberg ran an article April 29 speculating that Rue 21, Abercrombie & Fitch and Aeropostale are all possible private equity ...
  10. Zoetis Commences Trading - Analyst Blog

    February 4, 2013
    Zoetis Inc. (ZTS), the former Animal Health business of Pfizer Inc. (PFE), started trading on the New York Stock Exchange ...
  11. Wells Fargo Buys Rock Creek Stake - Analyst Blog

    December 19, 2012
    In an effort to build its hedge fund offering and leverage on the fund-of-funds market consolidation, Wells Fargo & Co. (WFC) ...
  12. Legg Mason to Acquire Fauchier - Analyst Blog

    December 14, 2012
    On Thursday, Baltimore-based Legg Mason, Inc. (LM) and its affiliate, Permal Group, announced the acquisition of London-based ...
  13. Blackstone to Offload Alliant Stake - Analyst Blog

    November 27, 2012
    Last week, The Blackstone Group LP (BX) announced an agreement to divest its entire stake in Alliant Insurance Services, ...
  14. Goldman to Offload USI for $2.3B - Analyst Blog

    November 27, 2012
    On Monday, Goldman Sachs Capital Partners VI, a private equity fund of The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS), agreed to divest ...
  15. Geoffrey Chomps Down On The Tablet Market

    October 16, 2012
    Toys "R" Us is introducing the Tabeo, a feature-rich tablet device for kids, available exclusively through its retail channels.
  16. Financial Stocks, Including Visa, Making Big Moves on October ...

    October 1, 2012
    The market is currently up, with the Nasdaq moving up 0.7%, the S&P 500 rising 1% and the Dow climbing 1.1%. The financial ...
  17. Kinder Morgan's 2Q Misses Estimate - Analyst Blog

    July 20, 2012
    Kinder Morgan Energy Partners L.P.'s (KMP) second quarter 2012 earnings of 37 cents per limited partner unit (excluding certain ...
  18. Can BAM Add Some Punch To Your Portfolio?

    May 16, 2012
    BAM is currently trading at 1.2 times book value and offers a little bit of everything, including solid long-term asset growth ...
  19. 3 Reasons To Own DuPont

    January 6, 2012
    In mid-December, DuPont trimmed its earnings per share. No matter, there's still reason to own its stock.
  20. Dollar General Well Positioned

    June 3, 2011
    Dollar General reported record earnings, though the market greeted this news by slamming the stock.
  21. Rockwood Holdings Or PolyOne: Which Is The Better Stock?

    May 26, 2011
    KKR recently sold half of its remaining stake of Rockwood Holdings, the chemical company it bought in 2000. Is PolyOne the ...
  22. Merger Monday Recap

    April 5, 2011
    Restaurants, defense, drugs, mining and more made Monday an active day on the M&A front.
  23. Big Lots New Stores Drive Growth Outlook

    March 8, 2011
    Big Lots produced record earnings for its quarter despite flat same store sales. New stores are driving its growth.
  24. Family Dollar Says No To Trian Buyout

    March 8, 2011
    Family Dollar rejected Nelson Peltz's Trian Fund buyout offer and enacted a poison pill provision.
  25. Sealy's Sleep Struggles

    January 18, 2011
    Mattress maker Sealy had a mixed fourth quarter with essentially flat earnings and revenue, but does the future hold anything ...
  26. Private Equity Kills Balance Sheets

    December 24, 2010
    We'll use the Z-Score to illustrate how private equity is hurting the financial footing of acquired companies.
  27. Del Monte's Pet Friendly Quarter

    December 6, 2010
    The resilience of Del Monte's the pet products segment may provide insight for other investment ideas.
  28. KKR Feasts On Del Monte Foods

    November 29, 2010
    The KKR-led buyout of Del Monte Foods is likely a function of cheap credit and a decent valuation.
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