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September 2014

Stock Market Breadth Signals Correction Ahead

By - September 23, 2014

The Russell 3000, a broad equity index representing 98% of the investable U.S. stock market, is up 9.3% for 2014 on a total return basis. So, it might surprise you to hear that the median total return for Russell 3000…

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A Simple Method For Avoiding Value Traps

By - September 19, 2014

In April 1968, Sony Corp. (SNE) released its ground-breaking Trinitron cathode ray tube television set. The prominent brand would go on to sell 280 million units. Even more revolutionary was the Sony Walkman, which was released in July 1979. Sony sold 200…

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Apple Takes Investors on an Emotional Rollercoaster

By - September 16, 2014

During Apple’s (AAPL) highly anticipated unveiling event last week, CEO Tim Cook predicted that the iPhone 6 would usher in the mother of all upgrade cycles. So far, so good… On Monday, Apple announced it had received over four million pre-orders for…

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Key Markets Waking From Summer Slumber

By - September 12, 2014

Underneath Yellowstone National Park lies a dormant supervolcano. Based on evidence of past eruptions, it’s capable of burying Wyoming, Montana, Idaho, and Colorado under several feet of volcanic ash. And there are indications that the caldera, the chamber of molten…

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A Dirt-Cheap Global Fertilizer Producer

By - September 9, 2014

According to the United Nations, the world needs to produce 60% more food by 2050 to avoid mass unrest. At that point, the global population is expected to reach a whopping nine billion people. That  change, combined with the higher…

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ETF Flows Show Investors Hate Agribusiness

By - September 5, 2014

They say there’s safety in numbers. Indeed, most investors seem to believe as much. They continually exhibit herd behavior, swarming from one hot sector or stock to the next. However, following the herd leads to mediocre performance at best and…

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Takeaways From Buffett’s Preferred Stock Deal

By - September 2, 2014

Warren Buffett is a hypocrite. At least, that’s the talking point about the famous billionaire since he announced his involvement in Burger King Worldwide’s (BKW) proposed takeover of Tim Hortons (THI), the Canadian coffee and doughnut chain with a cult-like following. You see, rumors…

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