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UniFirst Corporation (UNF) is one of the nation’s largest providers of uniforms and accessory products to businesses of all types. Today the stock is up strongly because the company beat analyst estimates as earnings jumped approximately 18% year-over-year. All of their business segments participated with improved margins and profits, leaving the company to raise their […]
The stock market often behaves in very peculiar ways. After announcing a modest reduction in revenues and earnings for fiscal 2012, attributed mostly to modest weakness with their Olive Garden Italian restaurant concept, Darden Restaurants, Inc.’s (DRI) is off over 11% today in active trading. We believe this is an overreaction that has created an […]
Was the precipitous drop in Green Mountain Coffee Roasters’ stock price a wake-up call for coffee stock investors?
Up until very recently, specialty coffee stocks were among the best performing stocks in the market since the great recession of 2008. The following performance table comparing four of the leading specialty coffee companies against the S&P 500 (the average company) illustrate just how extraordinary their performance has been. Even more amazingly, these performance results […]
Cursory Analysis of Dover Corp’s Earnings and Dividends This all adds up to the potential that Dover offers an attractive long-term investment with above-average growth coupled with an increasing dividend income stream. Even though Dover displays periodic bouts of earning cyclicality, the have raised their dividend every year for 55 years running. Consequently, even though […]