American Eagle Outfitters Stock: It's Time to Get Greedy

American Eagle Outfitters Stock: It's Time to Get Greedy
Shares of American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE: AEO) fell over 9% after the apparel retailer reported its fourth quarter earnings on Mar. 8. The decline was surprising, since the results looked solid, guidance exceeded expectations, and the company hiked its dividend. But even after that plunge, American Eagle shares remain up over 30% in the past 12 months, doubling the broad market’s... Read More

Overstock Has Rocketed 240% Higher for All the Wrong Reasons

Overstock Has Rocketed 240% Higher for All the Wrong Reasons
Overstock (NASDAQ: OSTK)  is on fire. Against the S&P 500’s 14% return over the past year, shares of the internet-based retailer are up 240%. But you can’t credit the company’s financials for this incredible run. Over the trailing-12-month period, Overstock has grown its top line on a year-over-year basis and has only had one profitable quarter during that period. The... Read More

How Big Is the Stock Market?

How Big Is the Stock Market?
Collectively, publicly traded companies make up a massive part of American wealth. All domestic stocks listed on U.S. exchanges were worth as much as $27.4 trillion, according to the 2017 SIFMA Fact Book. In contrast, the bond market is much bigger, valued at as much as $38.5 trillion. But these figures mean nothing in isolation. Let’s add some context to... Read More

Is Realty Income Corporation a Buy?

Is Realty Income Corporation a Buy?
A one-time investor darling, prominent real estate investment trust Realty Income (NYSE: O) hasn’t been a sweetheart in the stock market lately. The company’s shares are down by more than 10% so far in 2018, and by nearly 15% across the past year. What’s driving the declines? Most likely, investors are concerned that steadily rising interest rates will make REITs... Read More

Diving Into Pool Corporation's Growth, Leadership, and Valuation

Diving Into Pool Corporation's Growth, Leadership, and Valuation
In this second of two segments on Pool Corporation (NASDAQ: POOL) , our Industry Focus  crew discusses the company’s avenues to growth, its management team, and valuation. Tune in to learn more about the only true nationwide distributor of pool equipment and the impressive returns it has delivered to shareholders. A full transcript follows the video. 10 stocks we like... Read More