Christopher Laudani is the founder and president of, a short-only equity research firm.

The company has a great advertising growth opportunity.
Avoid them until revenue growth returns.
It plans to double revenue in just four year, and analysts are bullish.
The company is facing serious challenges.
Can't get excited in the global economic slowdown.
The company is doing well but there's a stock glut.
Quick-serve restaurants are the new momentum stocks.
Burger chain stocks are hot, but may be becoming bloated.
Its hepatitis C drug will dominate the market.
Assuming economy keeps improving and diesel falls.

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