Monthly Archives: December 2012
December 30, 2012
By Vlad Karpel

Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX) purchases and roasts whole bean coffees. Starbucks also sells various fresh food items such as pastries, breakfast, lunch sandwiches, oatmeal, salads, juices, tea, and bottled water. Starbucks licenses its trademarks through channels, such as licensed stores, grocery and national foodservice accounts. Starbucks has three reportable operating segments: United States (US), International, […]




By Vlad Karpel

For the latest news on your stock picks, connect with us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter. Sign up here for our exclusive investment round-up delivered directly to your email! We make investing easy! Textron Inc. (TXT) operates in the aircraft, defense, industrial, and finance businesses worldwide. Its Cessna segment manufactures business jets, single engine utility turboprops, single engine […]




December 29, 2012
By Vlad Karpel

For the latest news on your stock picks, connect with us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter. Sign up here for our exclusive investment round-up delivered directly to your email! We make investing easy! Walmart Inc. (WMT) is in the business of operations of retail stores across various countries of the world. The major business segments of the company […]




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For the latest news on your stock picks, connect with us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter. Sign up here for our exclusive investment round-up delivered directly to your email! We make investing easy! CSX Corporation (CSX), together with its subsidiaries, provides rail-based transportation services. It offers traditional rail service and the transport of intermodal containers and trailers. The company […]




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For the latest news on your stock picks, connect with us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter. Sign up here for our exclusive investment round-up delivered directly to your email! We make investing easy! Internation Business Machines Corp. (IBM) is one of the largest IT companies with an array of offerings, including system hardware, infrastructure software, outsourcing, and systems […]




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For the latest news on your stock picks, connect with us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter. Sign up here for our exclusive investment round-up delivered directly to your email! We make investing easy! Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) ranks as the world’s largest and most diverse healthcare company. The company has three divisions: Pharmaceutical, Medical Devices and Diagnostics, […]




December 28, 2012
By Vlad Karpel

Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) and its subsidiaries supplies technology, integrated project management, and information solutions to the oil and gas exploration and production industries worldwide. SLB operates in three segments: Reservoir Characterization Group, Drilling Group and Reservoir Production Group. In December 2011, SES Holdings Ltd. announced merger of its rig business with Schlumberger Rig Management Group. […]




By Vlad Karpel

Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK) provides design software and services to customers worldwide. The Platform Solutions and Emerging Business segment offers AutoCAD software, a customizable and extensible computer-aided design (CAD) application for professional design, drafting, detailing, and visualization in fields ranging from construction to manufacturing, civil engineering, and process plant design; and AutoCAD LT, a professional drafting […]




December 26, 2012
By Vlad Karpel

  Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG)                                        11/22/2012 Last Price: $275.46 VIEW: MODERATE BUY Chipotle Mexican Grill is the largest player in the $6 billion fast-casual Mexican restaurant category. Its menu includes burritos, bowls, tacos, and salads made from higher-quality ingredients than at quick-service restaurants. Because customers can choose from four different meats, two […]




By Vlad Karpel

JDS Uniphase Corporation (NasdaqGS: JDSU)                                 11/13/2012 Last Price: $10.95 VIEW:  START SELL JDS Uniphase is focused on optical technologies. The firm’s optical component business provides modules, subsystems, and transceivers used in networking equipment. The firm also derives a substantial portion of revenue from test and measurement products used in the communications industry. While JDS […]