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There are two overt threats to market health and by extension to U.S. economic growth.
This week brings key results from Micron, Nike and FedEx, among others.
Turning to corporate earnings to be had next week, much like this week there will be a handful of ones to dissect ahead of the upcoming December quarter earnings bonanza that will kick off in about one month. Here are some of the ones worth watching...
Value and income investors will like this name's recipe for success.
A basket of 38 restaurant stocks I track (large and small) is up about 20% for the year.
A dividend hike and a big buyback authorization by Mr. Softee should produce value for shareholders.
Own, but don't buy yet, Dollar Tree and Darden Restaurants.
Bigger is better as the major restaurants dominate the sector.
* Jim and I are on the same wave length In the non-Fed-inflated world the "hits" keep coming: * The largest cruise line, Carnival , disappoints. * Darden Restaurants , among the most sizable restaurant chains, misses. * Kroger , the large grocer, al...
There are challenges the world and the markets face; be mindful of them, but do not fear… ever.
These stocks share a number of attributes, from little or no exposure to China to moderate expected volatility.
As usual, the stocks that bounce back first are the tech stocks with little Chinese exposure and the consumer packaged goods that just demonstrated good numbers.
A basket of 38 restaurant stocks I track, large and small, are up about 14% year to date.
The U.S. economy is as good as Olive Garden's Chicken Alfredo.
Eclectic leadership is not the kind of leadership I can bank on.
The Fed needs to buy short-term paper RIGHT NOW, and sell off longer-term paper.
One interesting facet is the 19.74% ownership stake by Biglari Holdings.
We all know that the FOMC went too far by now. They know it as well. They have to.
Shares of Dine Brands have surged this year after a rough 2017, while Biglari has slid since creating two classes of stock.
Several top financial newsletter advisors offer their favorite restaurant names for investors to chew on.
This week's go-private move by Sonic Corp. extends a run of restaurant deals that probably isn't over.
Chipotle Mexican Grill, Noodles & Co. and Dine Brands Global are among the names we're serving up.
Covered calls may be the best bet -- or wait for a dip.