Home Depot: The Serial Guidance Raiser

This piece is a look back at one of our most popular opinions, that of Home Depot (NYSE:HD) being a serial guidance raider. “We think as a consumer the draw continues to be that the staff at Home Depot is often the most knowledgeable when it comes to customer...
Walmart Is About To Fire Every Cashier

Walmart Is About To Fire Every Cashier

Walmart is rolling out a new technology in its stores that enables shoppers to scan and pay for their items without checkout lanes, registers, or cashiers. Here’s how it works: shoppers download Walmart’s “Scan & Go” app, then scan the...
SnapChat is Trash

SnapChat is Trash

It is a fun and free app but it has no revenue plans and really cannot compete with the likes of Facebook, despite user growth, and for that reason as an investment SnapChat is trash. Do not put your money here! Below are some snippets from earnings. It is not good....
WWE Taking Over China?

WWE Taking Over China?

Already successful in the United States and Europe, World Wrestling Entertainment (NYSE:WWE) closed up 2.2% following news that the WWE Network is headed to China in just over a week. Working with PPTV, the subscription video-on-demand service will be available in...
Bye Netflix, Hello Disney

Bye Netflix, Hello Disney

Could you imagine if every single Disney movie or the last 50 years was available at your fingertips, in addition to premium sports coverage? Well it could be a reality….because Disney wants to own a bigger piece of the streaming pie. The company announced...
Philadelphia Soda Tax Leads To Job Losses

Philadelphia Soda Tax Leads To Job Losses

Philadelphia’s tax on sugary drinks has made soda more expensive than beer in the city. A new study from the Tax Foundation found that the 1.5-cent per ounce tax has fallen short of revenue projections and has forced some Philadelphians to drive outside the city...
AT&T Could Be The First Major Carrier of Huawei

AT&T Could Be The First Major Carrier of Huawei

Our partners over at our sister sites shared with us that next year, Huawei may finally get a foothold in the US market when AT&T reportedly begins selling its next leading phone. Getting its support would be huge for the company: It’s the third-largest...
President Trump’s Actions on China Delayed

President Trump’s Actions on China Delayed

A planned announcement of President Trump’s trade action against China has been postponed, sources told POLITICO. So what is the deal here? Well, President Trump was slated to hold an event at the White House today in which he would direct U.S. Trade...
UBER knowingly rented faulty cars

UBER knowingly rented faulty cars

This is a developing story. The already controversial ride sharing company is the subject of an investigation following the news that it knew it was dealing with faulty vehicles. UBER knowingly rented defective cars in Singapore, which were at risk of catching fire,...
BREAKING: 2028 Summer Olympics Coming To America

BREAKING: 2028 Summer Olympics Coming To America

Los Angeles reached a deal to host the 2028 Summer Olympics, according to the Los Angeles Times. The IOC is due to make an official announcement later today. L.A. hosted the 1932 and 1984 Summer Olympics. 2024 was a potential year for the games in L.A. It has been...

Visa: A Cashless Society

Visa (NYSE:V) is out with some news that it is encouraging small businesses to go cashless. While this may not seem like much, you have to remember that this company makes money by having people swipe. This move is aimed to increase substantially the amount of people...

Walgreens Boots Alliance Hikes The Dividend

Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA) has just announced it will be hiking its dividend. That is right, this growing pharmaceutical and retail sales empire has rewarded shareholders once again with yet another reason to be long this stock. This time it has hiked its...

Omega Healthcare Investors Raises The Dividend

  Once again, Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. (NYSE:OHI) has done it. Just moments ago Quad 7 Capital learned that OHI announced that the Company’s Board of Directors declared a common stock dividend of $0.64 per share, increasing the quarterly common dividend...

GOP Senators’ Push For New HealthCare Bill

Well it looks like the GOP Senators’ are pushing a toned down ObamaCare HealthCare bill. In yet another effort to corral the support necessary for passage, Senate Republicans have released their latest version of the American Health Care Act. Some keys...
Auto Parts Stores Were Decimated

Auto Parts Stores Were Decimated

Auto parts retailers continued to take a hit after O’Reilly Automotive’s (NASDAQ:ORLY) Wednesday warning that Q2 same store comps came in well below guidance; during the following three days, ORLY fell 21.6% to end the week at a new 52-week low, Advance...
Foot Locker (NYSE:FL) Has High Value

Foot Locker (NYSE:FL) Has High Value

There are times where looking at simple valuation metrics are appropriate and after Foot Locker’s (NYSE:FL) fall of 30% in the last two months now its a great time to look more deeply at the name. The Price to Book ratio for Foot Locker is 2.292922.  The Price...

Frack Sand Miners Plunge

  Frack sand miners plunged in yesterday’s trading, as investors worried about a possible glut of the special sand after a major supplier announced construction of a major new plant in the Permian Basin that would use regional sand On Thursday, privately...

Frontier Communications’ Reverse Split Is A Go

Earlier this winter ago I came right out and said that an investment in Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) was absolutely indefensible. The stock now sits at a 52-week low. Now I will be clear and tell you that his has been a stock that I have been...
Feed Costs Are Rising, And That Hits Tyson Hard

Feed Costs Are Rising, And That Hits Tyson Hard

A report is out today that states feed costs are going to be impacting food companies quite heavily this quarter. A prime company that is going to be impacted is Tyson Foods (NYSE:TSN). As you know when I first wrote about I discussed that it was one of the largest...

CVS Health: Keep an eye on this

CVS Health (NYSE:CVS) has just declared its dividend. It is now yielding almost 2.6%. In this article we will discuss why the name is a dividend growth powerhouse, and whether we will get some capital appreciation out of the name which has been absolutely crushed in...
The Boeing Company: Unreal

The Boeing Company: Unreal

We just learned that the Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) has won yet another contract, this time valued at $14.3 million, to supply Chinook parts to the Netherlands and Turkey. Falling under so-called foreign military sales categories, this contract will allow these nations...
Trouble at the Federal Reserve?

Trouble at the Federal Reserve?

Fed Chair Janet Yellen and New York Fed President Bill Dudley (joined by consistent hawk, Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester) have made it clear they believe the recent slowdown in inflation is temporary. They appear ready to forge ahead with more rate hikes, with...
Key Stocks To Watch Next Week

Key Stocks To Watch Next Week

Here is what we think you should be watching next week. Key events are scheduled for the companies listed below. Expected IPO filings: Esquire Financial (ESQ) on June 27, Avenue Therapeutics (Pending:ATXI) on June 28, Mersana Therapeutics (Pending:MRSN) on June 28,...

Tesla to offer a music service?

Music industry sources say Tesla (TSLA) has had talks with all major labels about licensing a proprietary music service which would come with all of its cars, report Peter Kafka and Johana Bhuiyan at Recode. This naturally begs the question of why the automaker...

Sears To Close More Stores

Sears Holdings (SHLD) is preparing to close 20 more stores in the United States. That’s on top of 245 closings already announced, employees told Business Insider, and will bring the company’s store count down to about 1,180. The new closings come in a...

Bed Bath and Beyond Falls Apart After Earnings

Shares of BBBY are getting crushed. For the fiscal 2017 first quarter, the Company reported net earnings of $.53 per diluted share ($75.3 million), including an unfavorable impact of approximately $.05 from the adoption of the new share-based payment accounting...

Amazon to stream NFL

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) will stream Thursday night NFL games to Prime customers in the upcoming season and now seeks advertisers for $2.8M packages, according to Reuters sources. Ads would appear during the games and on Amazon’s website. Amazon paid the NFL $50M to...

Every Major Bank Passes Stress Tests!

All 34 lenders subjected to the Fed stress tests exceeded the minimum projected capital and leverage ratios under the severely adverse scenario. It’s the third consecutive year there have been no banks failing. The results of the CCAR – in which...