OSK : Analysis & Opinions

  1. 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 ...
  2. GM to Showcase New Cadillac - Analyst Blog

    February 15, 2013
    General Motors Company (GM) recently announced its plans to showcase the redesigned Cadillac CTS at the auto show in N.Y. ...
  3. Tenneco Expects Higher OE Revenues - Analyst Blog

    February 14, 2013
    Tenneco Inc. (TEN) revealed that it expects original equipment (OE) revenues between $6.4 billion and $6.8 billion for 2 ...
  4. GM Misses, Yearly Profits Fall - Analyst Blog

    February 14, 2013
    General Motors Company (GM) posted a rise in profits to $0.8 billion or 48 cents per share in the fourth quarter of 2012, ...
  5. Cummins Upgraded to Neutral - Analyst Blog

    February 13, 2013
    On Feb 12, we upgraded Cummins Inc. (CMI) to Neutral based on its opportunities from fuel economy improvements, new emission ...
  6. Daimler Shows Year-Long Strength - Analyst Blog

    February 13, 2013
    Daimler AG (DDAIF) reported a 30% rise in earnings per share to €2.09 ($2.70) in the fourth quarter of 2012 from €1.61 in ...
  7. Harley Raises Dividend by 35.5% - Analyst Blog

    February 12, 2013
    Harley-Davidson Inc. (HOG) decided to raise 2013-first quarter dividend by 35.5% to 21 cents from 15.5 cents as it continues ...
  8. Goodyear Tops Estimates - Analyst Blog

    February 12, 2013
    Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT) reported a profit of $97 million or 39 cents per share in the fourth quarter of 2012 ...
  9. American Axle Sees Loss in 4Q - Analyst Blog

    February 12, 2013
    American Axle and Manufacturing Inc. (AXL) reported a loss of $1.7 million or 2 cents per share in the fourth quarter of ...
  10. Toyota Profits Rise, Ups Guidance - Analyst Blog

    February 6, 2013
    Toyota Motor Corp. (TM) posted a 22.2% rise in earnings per share (EPS) to ¥31.55 (39 cents) in the third quarter of fiscal ...
  11. Impressive Quarter for Lear - Analyst Blog

    February 5, 2013
    Lear Corp. (LEA) posted a 17.5% rise in adjusted earnings per share to $1.48 in the fourth quarter of 2012 from $1.26 in ...
  12. Tenneco Misses Estimates - Analyst Blog

    February 1, 2013
    Tenneco Inc. (TEN) reported an adjusted profit of $40.0 million or 66 cents per share in the fourth quarter 2012, up 25% ...
  13. Harley EPS Up 29%, Meets Estimates - Analyst Blog

    January 29, 2013
    Harley-Davidson Inc. (HOG) posted a 29.2% rise in earnings per share to 31 cents in the fourth quarter of 2012 from 24 cents ...
  14. Johnson Controls Remains Neutral - Analyst Blog

    January 25, 2013
    On Jan 21, we maintained our Neutral recommendation on Johnson Controls Inc. (JCI) factoring in the opportunities from its ...
  15. Navistar Remains Neutral - Analyst Blog

    January 22, 2013
    On January 17, we maintained our Neutral recommendation on Navistar International Corporation. (NAV), despite its lower earnings ...
  16. Tenneco Approves Share Repurchase - Analyst Blog

    January 22, 2013
    Tenneco Inc. (TEN) revealed that its board of directors has approved a share repurchase program in order to offset dilution ...
  17. New Batteries from Johnson Controls - Analyst Blog

    January 21, 2013
    Johnson Controls Inc. (JCI) announced its plan to launch the dual battery model at the 2013 North American International ...
  18. Consumer Cyclical Stocks, Including Paccar, Making Big Moves ...

    January 2, 2013
    The market has been doing well after the morning's trading. The Nasdaq has moved up 2.3%; the S&P 500 has risen 1.8%; and ...
  19. Fiat Finally Convinces CNH To Seal The Deal

    November 26, 2012
    CNH Global agreed to merge into a new company with Fiat Industrial. Find out what this means for shareholders.
  20. Consumer Cyclical Stocks, Including Honda Motor Co., Ltd, Making ...

    November 21, 2012
    So far today, the Nasdaq is unchanged, the S&P 500 has moved up 0.1% and the Dow has risen 0.2%. The consumer cyclical sector ...
  21. Consumer Cyclical Stocks, Including Whirlpool, Making Big Moves ...

    November 20, 2012
    It's been a quiet morning for the market. The Nasdaq remains relatively unchanged; the S&P 500 has been relatively flat; ...
  22. Westport Is Still All About Tomorrow

    November 9, 2012
    Disappointing revenue today means almost nothing for Westport's long-term value.
  23. NIKE and Other Consumer Cyclical Stocks Making Big Moves on August ...

    August 24, 2012
    The market is doing well so far today. The Nasdaq has increased 0.6%; the S&P 500 has risen 0.5%; and the Dow has moved up ...
  24. Digesting Allison Transmission's IPO

    March 28, 2012
    The private equity players sold nearly 22 million in shares during the IPO. None of this went to Allison. The company's operating ...
  25. 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.
  26. This Week's Activist Filings

    December 29, 2011
    Despite Europe's economic woes creating uncertainty going into 2012, activist investors can be a boon to certain stocks.
  27. Better Still Not Good Enough For Navistar

    December 22, 2011
    Navistar is doing a little better, but it needs to do a lot better to reach its potential.
  28. Icahn Turns To Trucks

    October 21, 2011
    Icahn's positions could be nothing more than buying undervalued businesses. Whatever the reason, it's worth a closer look.
  29. Navistar Gets More Than The Benefit Of The Doubt

    September 8, 2011
    Navistar is undervalued, but only if it executes better than it has.
  30. Don't Be Glamored By Gold

    September 5, 2011
    Since gold produces no cash flows, its valuation is not linked to fundamentals but instead on emotion.
  31. Get Ready for a Different Gold Frenzy

    August 19, 2011
    Junior miners are likely to be in the radar of gold giants for potential mergers and acquisitions, as the big boys aim to ...
  32. The Only Tip You Need In Investing

    August 12, 2011
    The price you pay for a stock determines the return you will make from investing in that company.
  33. Diverse Markets Boosting Dover

    August 1, 2011
    Dover is jumping ahead on strength in automation and petroleum.
  34. Navistar Looking For A Higher Gear

    June 9, 2011
    Can Navistar work out the kinks in its new engine before it's too late?
  35. 5 Stocks With Low P/Es

    August 12, 2010
    Stocks with low P/E ratios tend to, on average, outperform the market average. Here are five low P/E stocks worth a look.
  36. Automotive Bears For July 21

    July 21, 2008
    Gas prices continue to haunt the auto industry. This edition features part maker Oshkosh.
  37. Financial Bears For July 14

    July 14, 2008
    The financial sector has been falling for a year now - is there an end in sight? This week focuses on mortgage market giants ...
  38. Can Paccar Keep Rolling?

    May 27, 2008
    Demand for heavy trucks has withered in the U.S. but overseas sales have been steady. With fuel costs rising big rigs could ...
  39. Big Rig Emission Changes May Hurt Makers (CMI,OSK,VOLV)

    August 14, 2007
    New EPA rules mean short-term pain for long-term gain in the heavy truck industry.
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