MTW : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Machinery Industry Stock Outlook - Jan 2014 - Industry Outlook

    January 16, 2014
    Machinery Industry Stock Outlook - Jan 2014 - Industry Outlook
  2. Sysco's Benefit Of The Doubt Looking A Little Fuzzy

    August 12, 2013
    Sysco's weak organic growth and even weaker margins ought to be eroding the stock's premium more than they have.
  3. Finding Growth At Value Prices

    June 12, 2013
    With the markets continuing to move in an upwards manner, finding bargain is becoming harder and harder to do. In an attempt ...
  4. Middleby Keeps Sticking To A Successful Recipe

    May 10, 2013
    Middleby continues to gain share and expand its market opportunities in an under-innovative industry.
  5. Record Year for CAT Despite Muted 4Q - Analyst Blog

    January 28, 2013
    Reduced sales, lower production and a decline in inventory primarily resulted in lower fourth quarter 2012 earnings for Caterpillar ...
  6. Machinery Industry Stock Outlook - Jan 2013 - Zacks Analyst Interviews

    January 24, 2013
    A world economic recovery, as witnessed from equity market improvements of the lows experienced since the 2008 global crisis, ...
  7. CAT Unearths Accounting Fraud in ERA - Analyst Blog

    January 21, 2013
    In a shocking development, Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) announced that it has unearthed accounting misconduct at its recently acquired ...
  8. CAT Opens Two China Facilities - Analyst Blog

    January 11, 2013
    Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) has announced the opening of a proving ground and a large wheel loader manufacturing facility in Tongzhou, ...
  9. Machinery Stock Outlook - Sept. 2012 - Zacks Analyst Interviews

    September 27, 2012
    A world economic recovery, as seen from equity market improvements off the lows experienced since the 2008 global crisis, ...
  10. Middleby Not On The Value Menu

    August 14, 2012
    Middleby is a legitimate growth story, but an expensive one. It's probably best to wait for a pullback before buying into ...
  11. Machinery Stock Outlook - June 2012 - Industry Outlook

    June 7, 2012
    A world economic recovery, as seen from equity market improvements off the lows experienced since the 2008 global crisis, ...
  12. Machinery Stock Outlook - June 2012 - Zacks Analyst Interviews

    June 7, 2012
    A world economic recovery, as seen from equity market improvements off the lows experienced since the 2008 global crisis, ...
  13. If You Believe In A Construction Revival, Consider Terex

    February 21, 2012
    The future of Terex stock will depend on the health of the global construction market.
  14. Middleby Still Simmering

    November 16, 2011
    Middleby is doing well enough, but the price is no bargain.
  15. Building Profits With Cheap Construction Stocks

    September 16, 2011
    A quality business that is hated by the market due to temporary problems could offer tremendous upside.
  16. Waiting To Warm Up To Middleby

    May 16, 2011
    Middleby continues to build share, but the stock is no bargain.
  17. Sysco Humming Along

    May 11, 2011
    Sysco is navigating food inflation reasonably well and looks like a solid conservative growth name.
  18. Middleby Making The Right Kind Of Smoke

    November 12, 2010
    Middleby has rebounded strongly in recent months, but the company could still have room to run.
  19. Caterpillar Looks To The East

    January 28, 2010
    Caterpillar and other heavy equipment makers are ready to cash in on a recovery driven by emerging markets.
  20. Joy Global Mines A Solid Year

    December 17, 2009
    Like the coal that its equipment mines, Joy's earnings are lumpy as they fall prey to the cyclical nature of mining projects.
  21. Terex Reveals Management's Value

    October 26, 2009
    Mediocre businesses start thinking about risk during economic busts; great businesses think about risk all the time, even ...
  22. Small-Cap Losers Are Losers Indeed

    April 7, 2009
    Any stock on the list of worst performing small-cap stocks in March has an uphill battle in catching up to the market on ...
  23. Playing Obama's Infrastructure Boom

    January 12, 2009
    The president-elect's plan may put these infrastructure companies on the road to riches.
  24. Casting For Cast Offs, Let's Go Bottom Fishing

    October 23, 2008
    Market downturns give investors unique opportunities to pick up value at a discount.
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