Stories tagged: motley fool
Sun., Dec. 8, 2019
Booking Holdings’ extensive international presence makes it – and its shareholders – likely to reap rewards as more people around the world discover and are able to afford the joys …
Sun., Dec. 1, 2019
Creative software specialist Adobe (Nasdaq: ADBE) has seen its stock quadruple in value over the past five years, with the company benefiting from many of the tailwinds driving the economy.
Sun., Nov. 24, 2019
Philip Morris has been able to grow its sales through price increases, even as cigarette shipping volumes have fallen.
Sun., Nov. 17, 2019
If you’re looking for a company that’s growing at a healthy clip, pays a dividend and has been increasing that dividend regularly, take a closer look at Starbucks.
Sun., Nov. 10, 2019
If you can handle some volatility from the industry, give Southwest some consideration as a long-term investment.
Sun., Nov. 3, 2019
Companies often need data analytics software to turn that data into actionable insights, and Splunk is a leader in that field.
Sun., Oct. 27, 2019
Amgen is well-equipped to get through its headwinds, so consider learning more about it before the rest of Wall Street wakes up.
Sat., Oct. 19, 2019
Investing in biotech stocks can be quite risky, with the potential for clinical failures, regulatory setbacks and new competitors. But for risk-tolerant long-term investors, Vertex Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: VRTX) is worth …
Sun., Oct. 13, 2019
There’s no question that Walt Disney (NYSE: DIS), with a market value recently topping $230 billion, commands an entertainment empire.
Sun., Oct. 6, 2019
Brookfield Infrastructure Partners’ businesses deliver consistent and predictable income in just about any economic environment. They’re critical to modern life, and are going to be even more in demand as …
Sun., Sept. 29, 2019
Looking for a solid stock at a reasonable price? Give paper manufacturer WestRock (NYSE: WRK) a look.
Sun., Sept. 22, 2019
Shares of cybersecurity specialist Palo Alto Networks (NYSE: PANW) have been in a slump for much of the summer, recently down over 16% from their all-time high in May. The …
Sun., Sept. 15, 2019
FedEx has long dominated the air, but it has been steadily gaining on rival UPS in ground shipping speed.
Sun., Sept. 8, 2019
Exxon Mobil might not be firing on all cylinders, but it’s moving in the right direction. .
Sun., Sept. 1, 2019
Nike combines one of the world’s best-known brands with a highly profitable business model and an industry that sees consistent growth around the globe. Sports
Sun., Aug. 25, 2019
Alphabet, parent of Google, is an appealing candidate for your portfolio, with a huge defensive moat and investments in a range of promising businesses.
Sun., Aug. 18, 2019
If you want a company good at adapting to shifting trends over decades, consider Amazon.com
Sun., Aug. 11, 2019
The addition of Aetna is expected to boost CVS Health’s organic growth rate while resulting in $300 million to $350 million in cost synergies in 2019, and $800 million in …
Sat., Aug. 3, 2019
The past few years haven’t been kind to investors in Ford Motor Co., but uncertainty surrounding Ford has investors overlooking its significant upside potential.
Sun., July 28, 2019
There is more to Zillow Group these days than just its comprehensive real estate listings and its “Zestimates” feature that provides rough property values.
Sun., July 21, 2019
Chinese tech stocks were battered this past year over concerns about the economy and a crackdown by regulators on violent entertainment content, especially in video games. Tencent (NASDAQOTH: TCEHY) is …
Sun., July 14, 2019
The shift to digital payments has fueled market-beating gains for stocks such as PayPal, and there’s still room for more growth.
Sun., July 7, 2019
In its most recent quarter, Shopify’s sales shot up 50% compared to the year-ago quarter, and the total number of merchants on the platform now sits around 820,000.
Sun., June 30, 2019
For investors who know enough to look beyond Wall Street’s overreactions and into the business’s fundamentals, iRobot looks like a great growth stock, especially at this price.
Sun., June 23, 2019
If you’re looking to build a solid foundation for your portfolio, consider shares of Berkshire Hathaway, the conglomerate led by legendary investor Warren Buffett.
Sun., June 16, 2019
Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) has reaped huge profits from its iPhones, Mac computers and a host of other electronic devices and services.
Sun., June 9, 2019
Chipmaker Skyworks Solutions has a few tricks up its sleeve.
Sun., June 2, 2019
With its strong success in cloud computing and that market continuing to grow, investors need to see Microsoft the way many smart people on Wall Street do: as a wise …
Sun., May 26, 2019
Appliance maker Whirlpool (NYSE: WHR) is navigating a complicated environment.
Sun., May 19, 2019
General Mills, the packaged-foods giant with brands such as Cheerios, Totino’s, Nature Valley, Haagen-Dazs, Betty Crocker, Pillsbury, Old El Paso, Larabar, Gold Medal and Chex, has raised its dividend annually …