Better Buy: Kraft Heinz vs. Restaurant Brands International

Better Buy: Kraft Heinz vs. Restaurant Brands International
In this stock matchup, we’re pairing a food industry giant against the parent company of three restaurant chains you might have heard of — Burger King, Tim Hortons, and Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen. Kraft Heinz (NASDAQ: KHC) and Restaurant Brands International (NYSE: QSR)  (RBI) have one thing in common: two long-term-focused shareholders in 3G Capital and Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway .... Read More

A Strong Case for Buying Wal-Mart

A Strong Case for Buying Wal-Mart
As America undergoes a major retail shakeup, the winners will be the companies that can give companies what they want, when they want it, however they want it delivered. Doing that requires scale and vision. Being big helps, but transforming into a true omnichannel model involves more than just size. A retailer has to have not only a large physical... Read More

Validea Joseph Piotroski Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 11/29/2017

Validea Joseph Piotroski Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 11/29/2017
The following are today’s upgrades for Validea’s Book/Market Investor model based on the published strategy of Joseph Piotroski. This value-quant strategy screens for high book-to-market stocks, and then separates out financially sound firms by looking at a host of improving financial criteria. NEW RESIDENTIAL INVESTMENT CORP ( NRZ ) is a mid-cap value stock in the Consumer Financial Services industry.... Read More

Beware of turning stocks into bonds

Beware of turning stocks into bonds
The search for yield has driven many income investors into unfamiliar territory. Low yields on perceived safe assets have led many to embrace more credit risk. And some have ventured beyond the bond markets-not just into dividend-paying equities-but also into options-selling strategies in equities. Such strategies don’t literally turn stocks into bonds, but they do create similar risk profiles: limited... Read More

Validea Motley Fool Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 11/29/2017

Validea Motley Fool Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 11/29/2017
The following are today’s upgrades for Validea’s Small-Cap Growth Investor model based on the published strategy of Motley Fool. This strategy looks for small cap growth stocks with solid fundamentals and strong price performance. MASIMO CORPORATION ( MASI ) is a mid-cap value stock in the Medical Equipment & Supplies industry. The rating according to our strategy based on Motley... Read More

Validea Joel Greenblatt Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 11/29/2017

Validea Joel Greenblatt Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 11/29/2017
The following are today’s upgrades for Validea’s Earnings Yield Investor model based on the published strategy of Joel Greenblatt. This value model looks for companies with high return on capital and earnings yields. TUPPERWARE BRANDS CORPORATION ( TUP ) is a mid-cap growth stock in the Personal & Household Prods. industry. The rating according to our strategy based on Joel... Read More