SMG : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Spectrum Brands Pays $1 Special Dividend: A Harbinger Of Things ...

    September 20, 2012
    Spectrum Brands paid a $1 special dividend September 18 and announced a quarterly dividend of 25 cents a share starting in ...
  2. Company News for June 14, 2012 - Corporate Summary

    June 14, 2012
    •    3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD) plunged 7.4%, a day after it announced it was selling $100 million of common stock ...
  3. The Insider's Guide to Food Investing-Including 38 Picks!

    April 19, 2012
    It’s time to be bullish on everything related to food—restaurants, food producers, fertilizers, equipment makers, ...
  4. ExactTarget's Moving Target

    March 30, 2012
    There are already lofty profit expectations built into ExactTarget's valuation.
  5. Lowe's Prices For A Recovery

    March 5, 2012
    Much of Lowe's potential operational upside is already priced into the stock.
  6. Toro Not Exactly A Charging Bull

    December 6, 2011
    Toro's stock looks like a very good hold, but not such a compelling buy.
  7. The Slow Going Continues For Lowe’s

    November 17, 2011
    Lowe’s is coming to grips with the realities of the economic environment it currently operates in.
  8. Earnings Preview for August 8

    August 5, 2011
    Here are four companies that will be releasing their earnings on August 8.
  9. Beaten Down Ag Stocks Sprouting Again

    July 23, 2010
    The beaten down ag stocks are once again moving higher, and now is the time to buy.
  10. Invest In The Magazine Portfolio

    May 6, 2010
    Just for fun, I went through advertisers in Canadian House and Home. Despite being a Canadian magazine, well-known names ...
  11. 4 Stocks With Value And Growth

    September 22, 2009
    We use the P/S and PEG ratios to uncover four stocks that offer both value and growth.
  12. Chico's Tops Companies With Insider Buying

    April 21, 2009
    When a company is trading near its high and has recent insider buying, it's definitely worth a closer look.
  13. Bear Market ETFs Show Their Claws

    September 16, 2008
    A terrible day on Wall Street made a trio of bear market ETFs king of the jungle, at least for a day.
  14. Terra Nitrogen: Fertilizing Demand (TNH)

    June 5, 2007
    Global wheat production is at a 25-year low, and agricultural chemical companies stand to grow profits over the long term.
  15. Private Equity Fodder? (ROL, SMG, ABM)

    March 22, 2007
    Rollins, Scotts Miracle-Gro, and AMB Industries appear to have what private equity is seeking.
  16. 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 ...
Investing News
  1. Outside the Box: Hoisington Investment Management Quarterly Review and Outlook, First ...

    Outside the Box: Hoisington Investment Management Quarterly Review and Outlook, First Quarter ...
  2. Why Stick With Energy Stocks? (Hint: Geopolitical Risk)

    By most fundamental measures, oil prices should be declining. Russ explains why they’re on ...
  3. Bad Investor Behavior: Overemphasizing Experience

    Behavioral finance researchers have discovered that our personal experiences disproportionately ...
  4. Thoughts From The Frontline: Every Central Bank For Itself

    Thoughts from the Frontline: Every Central Bank for Itself
  5. 3 Dumb Ways to Borrow Money

    Money — everyone needs it, but not everyone has it. Many people who find themselves in a ...
  6. Infographic - The Lifecycle of a Bond

    Basic information on how Bonds work.
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