While a bankruptcy certainly does not have to be the final chapter for NII Holdings, it will take a substantial restructuring of the capital structure for this Company to emerge from Chapter 11 as a viable standalone entity.Read More
Excerpted from August 2014 Issue
The S&P 500 has been one of the best stock market performers recently but that does not mean that all of its component stocks have fared well. We’ve identified select bottom performers with significant turnaround potential for those contrarians willing to bet against the crowd.Read More
Excerpted from July 2014 Issue
While banks do still face headwinds such as ongoing litigation, increased regulation and reduced trading profits, these have been so heavily trumpeted in the financial headlines that bank stock prices have over-reacted on the downside.Read More
Excerpted from June 2014 Issue
The idea behind contrarian investing is that negative geopolitical news typically spooks investors and pushes stock prices down sharply. We’re not brave enough to suggest buying Ukrainian stocks, but Russian stocks might be the next best thing. Not only is Russia Ukraine’s next door neighbor, but Russia is embroiled in—and some would say causing—much of the unrest in Ukraine.Read More
Excerpted from May 2014 Issue
Although we have no idea what the ultimate effects of ObamaCare’s implementation will be on different individual stocks or groups of stocks in the sector, we are pretty sure the ACA is going to create some great healthcare stock investment opportunities.Read More
Excerpted from May 2014 Issue
We recommend investors not attempt to time the market—but rather, choose a level of stock market exposure and stick with it, focusing efforts on fundamental analysis of select stock picks.Read More
As we’ve been saying for some time, a large number of highly leveraged companies will have to restructure their balance sheets in the not-too-distant future, and so this could be the beginning of a trend.Read More
As a result of the recent five-year anniversary of the low point from the 2008-09 stock market meltdown, we’ve been reading a lot about the bull market and thought readers might find a little background information on the topic of interest.Read More
Excerpted from April 2014 Issue
One of the characteristics we look for in turnaround stock is a change in top management and this lead us to look at the class of new CEOs who took over struggling companies in 2012.Read More
Because General Motors is currently the subject of many negative headlines arising from a significant recall relating to ignition switches, we wondered what long-term effect the recall would have on GM’s stock. Our best guess is “very little.”Read More
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Most investors remember the severity of the 2009 market nosedive: The Dow's final closing price on March 9, 2009 was just 6,547.05, and the S&P 500 dropped to just 676.53. Looking back now with six years of hindsight under our belt, we recently took a look at some of the stocks that have significantly lagged over the six-year period since the March 9, 2009 low point for some unique value stock opportunities.
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