SWK : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Home Depot Moves From Good To Great

    August 20, 2013
    Home Depot continues to see a strong tailwind of improving renovation/remodeling demand
  2. Whirlpool Jumps On Earnings Beat: Should You Own Its Stock?

    July 22, 2013
    Whirlpool's Q2 adjusted earnings were better than expected sending its stock up more than 7% in heavy trading July 19. If ...
  3. Techtronic Industries: Unknown ADR Worth A Second Look

    July 10, 2013
    Nashville's Tennessean newspaper reported July 9 that Hong Kong-based Techtronic Industries had successfully purchased the ...
  4. Flow International: Important News - Analyst Blog

    June 10, 2013
    Flow International Corporation on June 7, 2013 announced its preliminary results for the fiscal fourth quarter 2013, initiation ...
  5. Lowe's Had Better Start Improving

    May 22, 2013
    Lowe's is lagging Home Depot to an extent that just the weather can't explain
  6. Home Depot Continues To Rack Up Impressive Numbers

    May 21, 2013
    Top-notch execution is letting Home Depot thrive
  7. Nautilus Gets Its Groove Back

    May 9, 2013
    Now a micro cap, I'll look at why Nautilus' 200% increase over the past 52 weeks is just the beginning.
  8. Lincoln Electric Buys Tennessee Rand - Analyst Blog

    January 3, 2013
    Lincoln Electric Holdings Inc. (LECO) recently announced the acquisition of has Chattanooga-based Tennessee Rand Inc., a ...
  9. SWK Completes HHI Divestment - Analyst Blog

    December 18, 2012
    Following Stanley Black & Decker, Inc.'s (SWK) earlier communication of its decision to sell off its Hardware & Home Improvement ...
  10. Consumer Cyclical Stocks, Including Toyota Motor Corporation, ...

    December 18, 2012
    The Nasdaq has risen 1.1%, the S&P 500 has moved up 0.8% and the Dow is trading up 0.6% on a good day for the market so far. ...
  11. Early Research Calls

    November 30, 2012
    New York, November 30th (TradersHuddle.com) – Following are some of the upgrades and downgrades before the market open. Brown-Forman ...
  12. VF and More Big Movers in Consumer Cyclical on November 28, 2 ...

    November 28, 2012
    Currently, the Nasdaq has moved little, the S&P 500 has risen 0.1% and the Dow has climbed 0.2%. The consumer cyclical sector ...
  13. Polo Ralph Lauren and More Big Movers in Consumer Cyclical on ...

    November 23, 2012
    The market is on the rise this morning. The Nasdaq has risen 1.3%; the S&P 500 has moved up 1%; and the Dow is trading up ...
  14. Stanley Black & Decker, Inc and More Big Movers in Consumer Cyclical ...

    November 7, 2012
    The market is having a bad day so far. The Nasdaq is trading down 2.7%; the S&P 500 has slipped 2.6%; and the Dow has decreased ...
  15. Stanley B&D Remains Underperform - Analyst Blog

    October 30, 2012
    We recently maintained an Underperform recommendation on industrial tool maker, Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (SWK). Of ...
  16. Cooper Industries Outperforms Est - Analyst Blog

    October 22, 2012
    Cooper Industries plc. (CBE) reported third-quarter 2012 earnings per share from continuing operations of $1.16; above the ...
  17. SWK's 3Q Misses Est., Outlook Lowered - Analyst Blog

    October 17, 2012
    Industrial tool maker, Stanley Black & Decker (SWK) reported earnings per share from continuing operations of $1.40 in the ...
  18. Stanley Black & Decker, Inc and Other Big Movers In Consumer ...

    October 12, 2012
    The market has been slipping so far today. The Nasdaq has declined 0.2%; the S&P 500 has fallen 0.4%; and the Dow is trading ...
  19. SWK Decides to Divest HHI - Analyst Blog

    October 10, 2012
    As communicated earlier with regard to finding a suitable option for its Hardware & Home Improvement Group (HHI), industrial ...
  20. Polo Ralph Lauren and More Big Movers in Consumer Cyclical on ...

    September 14, 2012
    The Nasdaq has increased 1.1%, the S&P 500 has climbed 0.6% and the Dow is trading up 0.4%, marking a bad morning for the ...
  21. Stanley Black & Decker, Inc Among Consumer Cyclical's Biggest ...

    September 6, 2012
    The Nasdaq has increased 1.9%, the S&P 500 is up 1.8% and the Dow is trading up 1.7% on a good day for the market so far. ...
  22. Home Depot Continues To Ride A Stop-Start Recovery

    August 16, 2012
    Home Depot's growth suggests a real housing rebound is upon us, and as long as the company continues to exceed expectations, ...
  23. SWK to Acquire Infastech - Analyst Blog

    July 24, 2012
    Just within a few days of its second quarter 2012 earnings release and floating of $750 million debentures, Stanley Black ...
  24. SWK Issues $750M Debentures - Analyst Blog

    July 20, 2012
    Stanley Black & Decker, Inc.(SWK) recently issued junior subordinated debentures worth $750 million; maturing on July 25, ...
  25. SWK's 2Q Lags, Outlook Revised - Analyst Blog

    July 18, 2012
    Stanley Black & Decker (SWK) reported its financial results for the second quarter of 2012 on July 18, 2012. Earnings per ...
  26. Consumer Cyclical Sector's Biggest Movers for July 18, 2012

    July 18, 2012
    The Nasdaq has moved up 1.2%, the S&P 500 has climbed 0.6% and the Dow is up 0.7% on a good day for the market so far. The ...
  27. Makita Drills Its Way To Success

    January 5, 2012
    Makita's stock is 10% off a 52-week low despite excellent half-year results. Now's the time to buy.
  28. 6 Stocks To Contemplate Over the Weekend

    October 14, 2011
    Here are six companies that will be releasing their earnings on October 17.
  29. Timken Combines Value And Momentum

    April 11, 2011
    Timken produced a 74% return for investors over the last year, but the best may be yet to come.
  30. Marvelous Midcaps

    April 8, 2011
    With some analysts predicting that stock returns will be on the lower side throughout 2011, investors may want to give midcaps ...
  31. Ingersoll-Rand Getting The Squeeze

    February 11, 2011
    Ingersoll-Rand is not out of the woods yet from an operating effiency standpoint.
  32. Breakup Key For Fortune Brands?

    December 9, 2010
    The break-up of Fortune Brands comes as very little surprise.
  33. NASCAR And A Sign Of The Times

    September 22, 2010
    What does the scramble to find major corporate sponorship say about the economy?
  34. Masco Controls What It Can

    July 29, 2010
    Masco has no choice but to bide its time until the sales and demand climate improves.
  35. When To Buy Lowe's

    July 13, 2010
    A slightly lower share price offers better protection should the inevitable recovery take longer than anticipated.
  36. Does A123 Have The Juice?

    May 17, 2010
    A123 has well-regarded technology, but can it deliver for its shareholders?
  37. Ride Toro To Better Days

    April 22, 2009
    This lawnmower maker's struggle to deal with the recession means opportunities for investors.
  38. Black & Decker Sharpens Blade For Dividend Cut

    February 5, 2009
    A heavy debt load and worsening sales and earnings figures could put this company's payout under the ax.
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