WM : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Top 3 Stocks to Invest in If You Can't Stand Risk

    April 18, 2016
    Don't have the appetite for risk? Consider these 3 stocks.
  2. Top 5 Mutual Fund Holders of Waste Management (WM, AMECX)

    March 26, 2016
    Discover which mutual funds own the largest positions in Waste Management, and learn about the investment style and strategy ...
  3. This is What Bill Gates's Portfolio Looks Like (BRK.B, CNI)

    October 12, 2015
    Find out about the stocks Bill Gates has in his portfolio. Learn about the close personal and business relationship Gates ...
  4. This Company Turns Garbage Into Energy... And Could Pop 12% Soon

    July 17, 2014
    My 3-year-old son is obsessed with big, loud trucks -- and garbage trucks are his absolute favorite. So you can imagine the ...
  5. Get A 3.4% Yield With This Surprising Green Energy Leader

    July 17, 2014
    My 3-year-old son is obsessed with big, loud trucks -- and garbage trucks are his absolute favorite. So you can imagine the ...
  6. Veolia Offers A Decent Dividend, But Both Uncertainty And Upside

    August 20, 2013
    Veolia has more self-improvement work ahead, but leverage to an improving Europe could create upside
  7. Clean Harbors Goes Back To Its Roots In A Big Way

    October 30, 2012
    Clean Harbors' deal for Safety-Kleen is logical and reasonably priced.
  8. One Man's Trash Is Another Man's Dividend Check

    May 24, 2012
    While it is a dirty job, the waste management industry could be exactly what a portfolio needs in this time of low interest ...
  9. Gold In Waste Management

    April 30, 2012
    Very few businesses offer the stability of waste collection and disposal.
  10. 3 Stocks That Can Really Clean up

    April 26, 2012
    Economic expansion in the US and globally means more output and more waste, and these three waste management stocks look ...
  11. This Week's Activist Filings

    March 7, 2012
    Investors may wish to keep an eye on these names in the months ahead.
  12. Veolia's Dividend Comes At A Cost

    March 5, 2012
    Veolia is shuffling its deck with an eye towards getting lean.
  13. You Can Still Clean Up With Clean Harbors

    January 18, 2012
    Expect another consistent and tidy performance from this waste-disposal giant in 2012.
  14. The Push For Natural Gas Cars Is On

    November 15, 2011
    Natural gas as a transportation fuel hasn’t been so great, but could change with new by state and national governments.
  15. Casella Waste – Even The Environmental Sector Has Challenges

    September 1, 2011
    Casella Waste has neither the momentum nor the capital structure to excite investors.
  16. Finding Solace In Non-Financial Dividends

    August 10, 2011
    With the recent market maelstrom, investors have once again begun the flight to quality. Adding a dose of non-financial dividends ...
  17. 6 Dividend Stocks Paying High Yields

    August 7, 2011
    John Buckingham of The Prudent Speculator likes undervalued large caps with dividend yields better than the ten-year Treasury. ...
  18. 3 Reasons To Own Veolia Environnement

    August 5, 2011
    This French large-cap is incredibly diversified both by lines of business and geography. I'll look at three reasons why now's ...
  19. Finding The Green In Garbage

    April 28, 2011
    With higher commodities prices here to stay, companies that provide recycling and waste-to-energy applications will be big ...
  20. Second-Generation Biofuels Ready To Take Off

    February 24, 2011
    New biofuel companies hope to overcome the problems caused by corn-based ethanol by using innovative feed stocks.
  21. Big Changes Ahead In Waste Management

    February 23, 2011
    The landscape of garbage is changing for investors. Here are two trends you need to understand sooner than later.
  22. Waste Management Still Growth-Challenged

    February 23, 2011
    Waste Management offers investors modest growth and a decent dividend yield of 3.3%.
  23. Finding Gold In Garbage

    August 19, 2010
    While it is a dirty job, the waste management industry could be exactly what a portfolio needs in this time uncertainty.
  24. A Very Sharp Little Company

    August 19, 2010
    As a micro cap, Sharps Compliance goes unnoticed by many investors. With a cash-rich balance sheet and a very stable business, ...
  25. Finding Cramer's Accidental High-Yielders

    May 26, 2010
    We check out good companies that now have supersized dividends due to depressed stock prices.
  26. Waste Management Hauls In Cash

    February 19, 2010
    The need for waste disposal is as basic and boring an industry as it gets, but you can count on solid cash flow generation.
  27. This Deal Reeks Of Value

    December 1, 2009
    Waste disposal company Waste Services has proposed to merge with competitor IESI-BFC. Can anyone else smell profit?
  28. Four Stocks For The Industrial Complex

    October 26, 2009
    To become better investors, sometimes we need to explore the unknown. Today, I'll do that by recommending four stocks from ...
  29. Cold, Hard FactSet

    September 29, 2008
    We examine how the severe market environment is impacting this provider of market info.
  30. Storm Brewing For Online Brokers

    September 22, 2008
    On top of slumping trading volumes, the online brokers now face significant client withdrawals. That's a storm of trouble.
  31. Top 5 Volume Stocks For September 16

    September 16, 2008
    A look at five of the most active stocks in the market by midday, with a focus on embattled AIG.
  32. Wamu Now, Later Or Never?

    August 15, 2008
    Texas Pacific Group has a big stake in Washington Mutual. Investors should evaluate their risk tolerance before following ...
  33. Five Big Bears Ready To Roar On May 13

    May 13, 2008
    Weekly commentary on some of the biggest bears in the market. This week features Washington Mutual.
  34. Why Millionaires Trust Northern Trust

    April 16, 2008
    With a hundred year history of watching the savings of the rich and infamous, Northern Trust is the one bank you can rely ...
  35. Citigroup Sheds $12 billion In Risky Loans

    April 9, 2008
    Frozen credit markets may be beginning to thaw. Citi managed to sell $12 billion in leveraged loans, and other sales could ...
  36. Citi Welcomes Back Its Wayward SIVs (C)

    December 19, 2007
    Citi's new CEO's first move is adding $49 billion in structured investment vehicles to the balance sheet. The dividend could ...
  37. The Subprime Mortgage Dead Cat Bounce (NEW, NFI, LEND)

    February 15, 2007
    After its spectacular collapse, is the recent rebound in the shares of New Century Financial sustainable?
  38. ING Pays To Play

    March 29, 2006
    A look inside the financial services company's prospects.
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