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Ignore the experts; Credit cards can be great for your finances

When you're trying to get out of debt, get back on financial track, or recover from bankruptcy, chances are you listen to the experts. The experts will tell you things like Pay only with... Read >>

Can Illinois Tool (ITW) Deliver Upbeat Results This Quarter? - Analyst Blog

Industrial products and equipments manufacturer, Illinois Tool Works Inc. ( ITW ), is scheduled to report its second quarter 2014 results on Jul 29 before the market opens. The Zacks Consensus... Read >>


Steven Romick Comments on Alcoa And Norsk Hydro

We initiated positions in two aluminum companies last fall, Alcoa ( AA ) and Norsk Hydro ( OSL NHY ), that we saw as commercial opportunities or, as we like to call them, "3 to 1s",... Read >>

Liberty Media Down on Senior Note Conversion Rate Adjustment - Analyst Blog

Yesterday, Liberty Media Corp. ( LMCA ) announced a major adjustment to the conversion rate of its 1.375% Cash Convertible Senior Notes, due 2023. So far, the company had two categories of... Read >>

Will NextEra Energy (NEE) Beat Earnings Estimates in Q2? - Analyst Blog

NextEra Energy, Inc. ( NEE ) will release its second quarter 2014 financial results before the opening bell on Jul 29, 2014. In the prior quarter, the utility firm reported a positive earnings... Read >>


Steven Romick Comments on Jardine Matheson And Jardine Strategic

Crescent Co Portfolio Manager Mark Landecker profiled our investment in the "Jardines" at our FPA Investor Day. These Hong Kong based holding companies can trace their roots back to 1832... Read >>

DICK'S Sporting Field & Stream Store Expansion - Analyst Blog

Full line sporting goods retailer DICK'S Sporting Goods Inc. ( DKS ) remains focused on driving growth through expansion of its store base. In line with its strategic initiatives, the company... Read >>

Will Eastman Chemical (EMN) Keep the Earnings Streak Alive? - Analyst Blog

Eastman Chemical ( EMN ) is set to release its second quarter 2014 results after the close on Jul 28.   In the last quarter, the chemical maker delivered a 0.62% positive earnings surprise. The... Read >>

Legg Mason Acquires UK's Martin Currie, Financials Undisclosed - Analyst Blog

On Thursday, Baltimore based Legg Mason, Inc. ( LM ) announced the acquisition of UK based international equity specialist firm Martin Currie. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. At... Read >>

Will AGL Resources (GAS) Miss on Q2 Earnings This Season? - Analyst Blog

Energy services holding company, AGL Resources Inc. ( GAS ) is set to report second quarter 2014 results after the market closes on Jul 29. Last quarter, AGL Resources failed to meet the Zacks... Read >>