Author: Martin Denholm

This Stock is a True “Dog of the Dow”

This Stock is a True “Dog of the Dow”

Founded in 1892, General Electric (NYSE: GE) is one of the world’s biggest companies – and one of the original 12 companies in the Dow Jones. Its reach is enormous, with businesses including: Transportation: GE supplies freight and passenger trains, diesel engines and motors, rail parts and services, and mining equipment, among other things. Aviation: […]

Warren Buffett, chief executive officer of Berkshire Hathaway, pauses during a television interview in advance of a charity lunch with a group led by Courtenay Wolfe, chief executive officer of Salida Capital, at Smith & Wollensky in New York, U.S., on Monday, Feb. 22, 2010. Buffett, a billionaire who pledged the bulk of his fortune to philanthropy, said the need for charitable giving is unending. Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images

The One Time Betting Against Buffett Makes All the Sense in the World

Could this be Warren Buffett’s Valentine’s Day Massacre? On February 14, Berkshire Hathaway filed a 13-F form with the SEC, updating the market on its quarterly holdings. It showed a surprising fourth-quarter acquisition – Israel’s Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, Ltd. (NYSE: TEVA). Berkshire bought 18.9 million shares for $358 million. Following the stock’s inevitable “Buffett Bounce,” […]

Tech’s “Silent Partner” Poised to Outperform Apple, Facebook, and Google. Here’s why.

Tech’s “Silent Partner” Poised to Outperform Apple, Facebook, and Google. Here’s why.

What a week for technology stocks. It’s not often you get powerhouses like Apple Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL), Amazon.com Inc. (Nasdaq: AMZN), Alphabet Inc. (Nasdaq: GOOG), Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT), and Facebook Inc. (Nasdaq: FB) all reporting their quarterly earnings in the same week… but that’s exactly what’s happening this week. Given that “technology stocks have […]