If you are looking for growth at a reasonable valuation, the following 15 mid cap stocks are worth keeping an eye on. All of these stocks have reasonable earnings and book multiples, and have demonstrated an EPS growth among the highest in its industry. In addition, they are all available now at PEG ratio under… [Read More]
However, rising gold prices are not a given and the shareholders may not necessarily benefit. The problem in making a long term bet on a commodity price is that you can end up being totally wrong. The price of gold, like any commodity, is a result of the demand and supply of the physical material…. [Read More]
Nokia (NOK) started today with the news that it is cutting 10,000 jobs by the end of 2013 and increased its loss guidance for the second quarter. The stock is down to $2.34/share or about 16% on the news. Sadly, this has become a familiar story for Nokia over the last year or so, as… [Read More]
The automotive industry in the US has seen its ups and downs, and while it is resurging now, few years ago it was on life support. Many of the factors that were pulling the sector down, such as weak consumer demand, also affected the replacement tires market. Consumer’s were more likely to wait longer to replace their old tires, where possible. Cooper Tires is one of these tire companies that have seen worse days and is now rebounding with general improvement in the economy, and the economics of their business.
Vishay Intertechnology (VSH) designs, manufactures and sells passive electronic components and discrete semiconductors. The company has grown over the last 5 decades by pursuing a strategy of growth through acquisitions. The current valuation of the company shares may be attractive to a value investor looking to get an exposure in the semiconductor sector. The Value… [Read More]
21 Best Investments in Mid Cap Stocks for 2012 picked for valuation and earnings. Includes downloadable spreadsheet.