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Chipotle Is Now A $10 Billion Company

[credit provider=”Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/daniellemcloutier/4270979000/”] A  mid cap company is defined as a company with a market capitalisation between $2 billion and $10 billion. A large cap company is defined as a company with a market capitalisation value of more than $10 billion. Today, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG) is displaying, exactly, […]
Chipotle Is Now A $10 Billion Company
Markets

There’s A New Top State For Business

[credit provider=”terren in virginia via flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/1849939114/in/photostream/”] Virginia has overtaken Texas to become America’s Top State for Business in 2011 in CNBC‘s fifth annual study measuring all 50 states on 43 metrics in 10 key categories. Categories are weighted based on how frequently those states emphasise them as traits making […]
There’s A New Top State For Business
Markets

Latest Investor Survey Shows Bulls May Be Coming Back

Bullish sentiment, expectations that stock prices will rise over the next six months, rose 4.6 percentage points to 29.0%. Despite the improvement, this is the ninth consecutive week that bullish sentiment is below its historical average of 39%.
Latest Investor Survey Shows Bulls May Be Coming Back
Markets

The US Trade Deficit Narrowed, But Is It Enough?

This morning the U.S. Department of Commerce issued its monthly report detailing the status of the United States’ international trade balance.  Today’s data was for the month of April 2011. In April total U.S. exports amounted to 175.6 billion while imports totaled $219.2 billion, creating a deficit of $43.7 billion. […]
The US Trade Deficit Narrowed, But Is It Enough?
Markets

Major Beer Makers Are Suffering While The Craft Brewers Are Becoming Kings

[credit provider=”Business Insider”] The beer-making industry is generally characterised by steady and predictable growth, yet this year major brewers have had a tough time meeting expectations so far. The sector has been slow to recover in the wake of the financial crisis. In the first quarter, three of the four […]
Major Beer Makers Are Suffering While The Craft Brewers Are Becoming Kings
Markets

The 10 Stocks You Need To Know In John Paulson’s Portfolio

We previously reviewed John Paulson’s public equity portfolio at year-end 2010 in three previous articles: Legendary Investor John Paulson Likes These Stocks, 10 More Top Stocks in John Paulson’s Portfolio, and A $27 Billion Fund Is Holding These 10 Stocks In Their Portfolio.  
The 10 Stocks You Need To Know In John Paulson’s Portfolio
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Vitaliy Katsenelson: How To Succeed In Sideways Markets

[credit provider=”ContrarianEdge.com” url=”http://ContrarianEdge.com”] Recently I had the chance to interview Vitaliy Katsenelson, author of the recently released The Little Book of Sideways Markets: How to Make Money in Markets that Go Nowhere.  Vitaliy and I discussed his investment theory, today’s sideways markets, and some anecdotal examples of Vitaliy’s favourite stocks […]
Vitaliy Katsenelson: How To Succeed In Sideways Markets