A few days ago, an article about Nike (NYSE:NKE) argued that “Nike’s shares aren’t priced to buy.” The reasoning was that “Nike is, at best, fairly valued. And it certainly isn’t trading hands at fire-sale prices.” The question is: should you expect (and wait for) fire-sales prices? Most value investors know the maxim that it is better to buy a great business....More>>>
BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP) is one the largest diversified natural resource miners in the world, mainly selling to Asian customers from its Australia headquarters. It serves four main markets – petroleum, copper, iron ore and coal. BHP is a subsidiary of BHP Billiton Group, with 65,000 employees around the world.
After suffering through 5-10 years of a painful commodity cycle bust,....More>>>
Maura Shaughnessy has seen plenty of ups and downs during her quarter-century tenure at the helm of MFS Utilities (MMUFX). Now, after a few years of so-so results, her fund is again among the leaders in its group.
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Shaughnessy invests mostly in bargain-priced electricity, natural gas and water utilities, holding....More>>>
When hunting for stocks to buy now, it’s important to remember that just because a stock has enjoyed strong gains doesn’t mean it’s “too late” to add it to your portfolio.
Think about a marquee stock to buy like Apple Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL). In its first 10 years, AAPL stock rose 150% – not bad. But those who hung on for two more years (to December 1992)....More>>>
In September 2015, Satish Mehta, the billionaire chief executive of the Indian drug company Emcure Pharmaceuticals, wrote an effusive email congratulating Jeffrey Glazer, the CEO of his U.S. crown jewel, Heritage Pharmaceuticals, on a job well done. “In a short span of 4.5 years, you have taken Heritage to another level,” Mehta wrote, adding that he considered Glazer to be “an....More>>>