Anytime I analyze a stock as an investment opportunity, it must meet three critical criteria — fundamentals, technicals and what I like to call the intangibles. Each plays a role in a company’s future potential, and if it’s missing even one we’re ...
Marshall Hargrave: Wal-Mart (NYSE: WMT), the world’s largest employer, has long been a staple in the retail industry. When it decided to make a serious push into the grocery business, many investors feared for the fragmented grocery …
Samsung Electronics' board of directors approved a 50-to-1 stock split as part of efforts to boost shareholder value, allowing easier access for retail investors and boosting liquidity, the company said Wednesday. The split will make investment …
For consumers, food deflation is a wonderful thing. Cheaper food means less spent at the grocery store. But for grocers, deflation can become a problem. Prices that fall too low will eat into revenues, even if the company sells more products. …
The worst-kept secret in months is officially out in the open … Knight Ridder’s board has agreed to sell to The …
Since online-retail giant Amazon announced its $13.4 billion bid on June 14 to buy natural grocery chain Whole Foods, the stock price of other supermarket chains has plummeted. Kroger’s shares (NYSE: KR) have dropped 20 percent since …
The benchmark Bovespa stock index continued its climb following a seven-day string of gains. The rally in Brazilian stocks has been supported by investor betting on a market-friendly winner in this year's presidential elections, who would …
The euphoria just does not seem to end, at least that is the mood at the stock markets. The country’s two main stock ... managing director of KR Choksey Investment Managers said, adding that he expects India to see an earnings growth of …