Earnings

Verizon Missed Estimates: Is it Time to Bail on the Stock?
  • Verizon Missed Estimates: Is it Time to Bail on the Stock?

Verizon Missed Estimates: Is it Time to Bail on the Stock?

By |April 20th, 2017|

On Thursday, Verizon (NYSE: VZ) announced earnings and there were some surprises. And by surprises I mean some not good things. The stock opened down close to 2% and has been struggling to turn positive as investors try to digest the earnings from the telecom giant.

If you are an investor in Verizon or you […]

Expert Stock Picks: Incyte Is on a Roll and Should Be in Your Portfolio
  • Expert Stock Picks: Incyte Is on a Roll and Should Be in Your Portfolio

Expert Stock Picks: Incyte Is on a Roll and Should Be in Your Portfolio

By |April 14th, 2017|

Many investors probably have not heard of Incyte (NASDAQ: INCY) and that is a shame. The stock is up over 80% in the past year and Jim Cramer thinks it can easily go another $60 higher. Should you be as bullish on Incyte as Mr. Cramer? Or are you better off investing elsewhere? Let’s […]

Macy’s Is Struggling, Can You Make Money From It?
  • Macy’s Is Struggling, Can You Make Money From It?

Macy’s Is Struggling, Can You Make Money From It?

By |April 7th, 2017|

Sometimes the perfect time to get into a stock is when there is blood on the floor. And one stock that fits this narrative nicely is Macy’s (NYSE: M). The retailer has been struggling the past couple of years and with the poor retail numbers from the end of 2016, things only became worse […]

Charles Schwab Is the Online Broker to Invest In
  • Charles Schwab Is the Online Broker to Invest In

Charles Schwab Is the Online Broker to Invest In

By |March 31st, 2017|

For many years, when you asked someone to name the best online broker to invest in, many would reply with E*Trade or Scottrade. Rarely was Charles Schwab (NYSE: SCHW) part of the discussion. But times have changed. Now Charles Schwab is not only included in the discussion, but many times, is considered the best […]

Expert Stock Picks: Jim Cramer Thinks You Should Buy Five Below
  • Expert Stock Picks: Jim Cramer Thinks You Should Buy Five Below

Expert Stock Picks: Jim Cramer Thinks You Should Buy Five Below

By |March 24th, 2017|

In a recent post, I talked about the disappointing holiday sales for many retailers and how their stock prices suffered as a result. One stock that I did not mention was Five Below (NASDAQ: FIVE).

On Wednesday, the teen discount retailer reported same store sales growth of 1%. As a result, the stock popped 10%. […]

Johnson and Johnson: The Best Stock for Long Term Investors
  • Johnson and Johnson: The Best Stock for Long Term Investors

Johnson and Johnson: The Best Stock for Long Term Investors

By |March 10th, 2017|

As an investor, most of us want the triple bagger. We want a sizable return on our money and we take calculated risks to get there. But there is something to be learned from the tortoise and the hare fable. As great as a quick return is, sometimes, we need to invest in a […]

Target Corp. | $TGT Stock | Shares Plummet As The Retail Giant Struggles In Q4
  • Target Corp. | $TGT Stock | Shares Plummet As The Retail Giant Struggles In Q4

Target Corp. | $TGT Stock | Shares Plummet As The Retail Giant Struggles In Q4

By |March 1st, 2017|

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT)
Target Corp. Earnings
No company ever wants to report a bad earnings report, particularly when that company is a publicly traded company that has to report those earnings out to the whole world. However, that is the situation that Target Corp. ($TGT) had to report this morning as it missed its earnings […]

Foot Locker (NYSE: FL) Is Running Away from the Competition
  • Foot Locker (NYSE: FL) Is Running Away from the Competition

Foot Locker (NYSE: FL) Is Running Away From The Competition

By |February 28th, 2017|

On Friday, shares of Foot Locker (NYSE: FL) surged over 9% as the specialty retailer reported better than expected earnings. Revenue increased for the quarter 5% and same store sales were also up 5%. With this good news, does this make Foot Locker attractive enough to buy? Or are investors getting this stock wrong? […]

Hasbro Toys (NASDAQ: HAS): Making Money and Providing Fun at the Same Time
  • Hasbro Toys (NASDAQ: HAS): Making Money and Providing Fun at the Same Time

Hasbro Toys (NASDAQ: HAS): Making Money and Providing Fun at the Same Time

By |February 20th, 2017|

Most people are familiar with Hasbro Toys (HAS). If you ever played the Monopoly board game, with a G.I. Joe action figure, or a Mr. Potato Head, you have played with a Hasbro toy. And while toy fads come and go, there will always be kids looking to have some fun with toys. This […]

NVIDIA Stock | $NVDA | Shares Breifly Dip Lower Despite Record Earnings
  • NVIDIA Stock | $NVDA | Shares Breifly Dip Lower Despite Record Earnings

NVIDIA Stock | $NVDA | Shares Breifly Dip Lower Despite Record Earnings

By |February 10th, 2017|

NVIDIA Corp. (NASDAQ: NVDA)
NVIDIA Corp. Earnings
On Thursday after the market closed, NVIDIA Corp. announced record fourth quarter earnings results that topped analyst expectations, however, shares were lower following the announcement by over 8% before bouncing back later in the evening.

The company announced adjusted earnings per share of 99 cents on $2.2 billion in revenue […]