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The Fed minutes have not changed my outlook -- and one of my favorite areas remains REITs.
Rising prices, tight paychecks and mismatched job opportunities continue to hound the consumer.
Earnings beats are plentiful, but guidance is less than stellar.
Recent data suggest economic expansion in the third quarter.
Use the growing information flow to touch up your investment mosaic.
Three companies trade below 12x earnings, while the sector is in rude health.
Freight loadings are picking up, and the supply of cars is tight.
That winter has done a number on our roads. This is good news for several construction names.
The jobs report, and several consumer names, will be top of mind.
And a vast amount of economic data is due in the next few days.
Analysts are busy today. By Bret Jensen Interesting call by Citigroup to go positive on big miners such as BHP Billiton (BHP) and Rio Tinto (RIO) for the first time in three years. Citi expects a flat commodity-price environment ahead and a reductio...
First topic of the day is railroad cars, specifically oil tank cars. By Bret Jensen It's nice to fill in for Doug Kass who is on the West Coast today. It is cold down here in Miami this morning, or what passes for cold (60 and breezy) to be more acc...
The railcar maker's earnings will tell us a lot about the sector and beyond.
Zale, Shoe Carnival, Trinity and Kapstone are primed for a stellar 2014, says Eric Marshall, PM of the Hodges Small Cap Fund.