Thursday, October 18, 2018
Home Consumer Goods

Consumer Goods

Dividend Stocks

3 Inflation Proof Picks That Need to Be in Your Portfolio

Investing For Inflation By the time many of you will read this post, the U.S. government will have announced its Q2 GDP numbers, which came in at 4.1% - almost double the 2.2% reported in the 1st quarter. According to the June 2018 report of the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the CPI (inflation) index... Read more
Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) Stock On The Upswing

Starbucks ($SBUX) Q3 Results Confirms That the Future is Still Bright

On Thursday the 26th, Starbucks (SBUX) posted results for the third quarter and the numbers were in line with analysts’ expectations. Both sales and revenue fell in line with estimates and words from the CEO gave comfort that Starbucks growth days are far from over.Starbucks (SBUX) third quarter was satisfying in many ways. At... Read more
Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT)

Walmart Inc ($WMT) Path Towards Growth In 2018

Walmart Inc (NYSE: WMT) is in the news after it was reported that the company is planning to launch a streaming service to rival giants like Netflix and Amazon. If true, this would be a big step from Walmart towards a huge growth catalyst. According to estimates, video streaming market value is expected to... Read more
Papa John's Int'l, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA)

Papa John’s Int’l, Inc. ($PZZA) Rallies on Wendy’s Co ($WEN) Merger

Papa John's Int'l, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) got some reprieve in the market after coming under pressure, following the resignation of controversial founder, John Schnatter. Shares of the company rallied on Wednesday by more than 5% after it was reported by Wall Street Journal that the former executive had held discussions with Wendy’s Co (NASDAQ:... Read more

Why This Dividend Aristocrat Is a Top Buy Right Now

Finding cheap or fairly priced high-quality company with consistent earnings and free cash flow in an 8-year bull market isn’t the easiest task. The S&P500 Index currently trades at a forward P/E ratio is projected to be around 16.5 by December 31, 2019, which is lower than what we had in January 2018, when... Read more
Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE)

Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE) Is a Stock to Buy

Shareholders of Nike (NYSE: NKE) could once again celebrate a good earnings report as the company beat revenue by $0.0493 or 7.69%. Even further, they declared a very shareholder friendly buyback program. The market quickly responded to the positive report and Nike’s stock rallied. Here’s what investors should notice from the latest report.It’s quite... Read more
Starbucks (NYSE: SBUX)

Is Starbucks (NYSE:SBUX) Growth Story over or Is There More to...

The global coffee giant Starbucks (NYSE: SBUX) has been in as steep dive since June 19th, when shares dropped from $57.43 level down to about $48.63 today, representing a more than 15% move. The combination of lowered growth estimates in both USA and China along with the news that they will close 150 underperforming... Read more
Top Marijuana Stocks

Best Marijuana Stocks You Should Buy Right Now – Cannabis Stocks...

With marijuana getting legal acceptance in Canada and 30 states and District of Columbia in the US, Marijuana and cannabis stocks have huge growth potential. Companies operating in both medical and recreational marijuana offer the most opportunities for investors. In California alone, consumers bought $339 million worth of marijuana products in the first two... Read more
Two Trade War Investment Ideas

Two Trade War Investment Ideas – These Stocks Could Help You...

Back in March 2018, President Trump declared that trade wars were “easy to win”. Since then, we’ve seen a number of salvos fired across the boughs of our trading partners, primarily citing national security as the reason for trade-related action, including tariffs. There were other actions too, like blocking of Singapore-based Broadcom’s (NASDAQ: AVGO)... Read more
Bill Ackman

Investing With the Gurus – Bill Ackman’s First Quarter 2018 Portfolio...

Perishing Square Capital Management’s Bill Ackman has been in the news for a multitude of reasons lately. Recently, he took a $1B stake in Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW). But skeptics believe that, given his record in the Retail industry, this too might be a losing bet. But after recent setbacks like Valeant Pharmaceuticals International... Read more