J. William Carpenter

J. William Carpenter

William writes on business and finance, higher education and travel topics for online publications and business clients. Prior to his writing career, he worked as an economics instructor at Missouri State University campuses in Missouri and China. He holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in economics. Get in touch with William on Twitter.

  1. Stocks

    Nike Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Suppliers (NKE)

    Learn about a handful of the key international manufacturing companies that contract with Nike to manufacture its popular ...
  2. Stocks

    GM Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Customers

    Take a brief look at a handful of General Motors customers, including dealership groups in Canada, Australia and the United ...
  3. Stocks

    Chevron Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Customers (CVX)

    Learn about several utilities and other companies that serve as important customers for Chevron's natural gas and refined ...
  4. Stocks

    Nike Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Customers (NKE, CAL)

    Learn about a handful of important sporting goods retailers purchasing and selling Nike products in North America, Europe ...
  5. Stocks

    Gilead Stock: Analyzing 3 Key Customers (GILD)

    Learn about a handful of important Gilead Sciences customers, including several major pharmaceutical distributors and two ...
  6. Stocks

    AMD Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Suppliers

    Learn about the business operations of five key companies serving as supply partners in support of AMD's global semiconductor ...
  7. Stocks

    AMD Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Customers

    Learn about several important computer and gaming hardware companies that serve as key customers for Advanced Micro Devices ...
  8. Stocks

    Under Armour Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Customers (UA)

    Learn about a handful of important sporting goods retailers purchasing and selling Under Armour products in the United States ...
  9. Stocks

    Boeing Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Customers (BA)

    Take a closer look at several important Boeing Corporation customers, and learn more about how much business they bring the ...
  10. Commodities

    Exxon Mobil Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Suppliers (XOM, PKD)

    Take a quick look at several key companies supplying products and services in support of Exxon Mobil's global oil and gas ...
  11. Commodities

    Seadrill Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Customers (SDRL)

    Learn more about a handful of important oil and gas operators that combine to account for more than 50% of Seadrill's annual ...
  12. Stocks

    Gilead Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Suppliers (GILD)

    Take a closer look at several key pharmaceutical companies providing Gilead Sciences with important inputs to its pharmaceutical ...
  13. Commodities

    Solar Wars: Solar City vs. Verengo Solar vs. Sungevity

    Read about three important players in the growing solar-energy services market, and learn more about their business operations ...
  14. Real Estate

    Home Depot Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Suppliers (HD)

    Take a look at a handful of key companies stocking the shelves at your local Home Depot location, including lawn and garden ...
  15. High Net Worth Strategy

    ADT: Who Are ADT Corporation's Main Competitors?

    Learn about ADT Corporation and its competitive position in the North American market for monitored security and home automation ...