14,596 Reasons to Buy Alphabet, Inc.

14,596 Reasons to Buy Alphabet, Inc.
There’s been a tectonic shift in what constitutes value in the public markets. At one time the predominant metric of value was a low price-to-book value, as it signified more income-producing assets (property, equipment, and machines) on company balance sheets. Over the last decade, however, value investing has proven to be a losing strategy , with a 2017 Goldman Sachs... Read More

3 Stocks That Feel Like Microsoft in 1986

3 Stocks That Feel Like Microsoft in 1986
It’s been about 32 years since Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) joined the public stock market. At the time, the company had just publicly released Windows 1.0, and the billionaire-making juggernaut we know today was nowhere in sight. But early investors could have cashed in some magnificent returns over the years: Microsoft shares have gained a staggering 93,500% so far, and would... Read More

These 3 Boring Companies Have Hidden Growth Engines

These 3 Boring Companies Have Hidden Growth Engines
Growth-oriented investors often gravitate toward companies with double- or triple-digit sales and earnings growth. That’s certainly an easy way to narrow down the list of the highest-growth stocks, but focusing on headline numbers can cause investors to overlook “slow growth” companies with hidden growth engines. If you dig deeper into some of those slow-growth companies, you might find certain high-growth... Read More

3 Stocks the World's Best Investors Are Buying Right Now

3 Stocks the World's Best Investors Are Buying Right Now
There’s a reason some investors have risen to the top of their field. Whatever their respective stock-picking criteria are, they stick to them, and their successful track records justify their positions as world-class investors. Three stocks some of the world’s best investors are buying now are smartphone behemoth Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) , pharma giant Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ: GILD) , and... Read More