Category: Business

Article: Libbey: Better Days on the Horizon

Article: Libbey: Better Days on the Horizon

Originally published in Seeking Alpha   Glass manufacturing probably doesn’t seem glamorous or sexy to most people. By association, neither does investing in a glassmaker. However, as one of the largest glass tableware manufacturers in the world, Libbey (LBY) is a powerful player in an often overlooked industry.   An Income Investment On Tuesday, Libbey’s…

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Article: 3 Stocks That Could Sweeten Your Portfolio

Article: 3 Stocks That Could Sweeten Your Portfolio

Originally published in Seeking Alpha   With worldwide consumer demand on the rise and revenues forasted to reach $117.3 billion by 2018, chocolate is good business. Even with the cost of key ingredients like cocoa, milk, and nuts on the rise, it seems consumers still want chocolate, even if that means paying a little more…

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Article: Why GoPro, Inc. May Be Worthy of a Spot in Your Portfolio

Article: Why GoPro, Inc. May Be Worthy of a Spot in Your Portfolio

Originally published by The Motley Fool   Shockproof, waterproof, camera maker GoPro (NASDAQ: GPRO) has made a big splash in the market. GoPro cameras can be mounted just about anywhere and their popularity and ubiquity has positioned the company to dominate the field. However, with some raising concerns that GoPro shares are overpriced, does this…

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Article: Can You Profit From the Use of Police Body Cameras?

Article: Can You Profit From the Use of Police Body Cameras?

Originally published by The Motley Fool   I’m always on the lookout for less obvious investment opportunities, niches that can be easily overlooked. Lately, I’ve seen several news stories about police departments equipping officers with body-worn video cameras. So, I wondered, is there money to be made by investing in the manufacturers of these camera…

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Article: Are These 3 Companies Doomed?

Article: Are These 3 Companies Doomed?

Originally published by The Motley Fool   I often see stories with titles like “10 Companies That Won’t Be Around in 10 years.” The list usually includes companies with well-known struggles such as J.C. Penney (NYSE: JCP), Best Buy (NYSE: BBY), and Barnes & Noble (NYSE: BKS). While each faces some challenges, should we really…

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Article: Have You Overlooked This Industry?

Article: Have You Overlooked This Industry?

Originally published by The Motley Fool   Let’s face it, Americans own a lot of stuff. As the late comedian George Carlin once noted, “Sometimes … You’ve gotta move all your stuff, and maybe put some of your stuff in storage. Imagine that, there’s a whole industry based on keepin’ an eye on your stuff.”…

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