Companies that have solid intellectual property and very strong portfolios around software will continue to drive earnings growth and are good long-term holdings, says Morningstar's Grady Burkett.
Apple's record-making bond issuance was met with tremendous demand this week, but it's not our favorite large-cap tech bond idea today.
This quarter's distributions to shareholders are not a flash in the pan, says Morningstar's Grady Burkett.
News this week showed market players paying up for media assets, paying out for tax relief, and more.
Fidelity manager Steve Wymer makes the growth case for some well-known companies and addresses why he looks at a larger basket of stocks than the average fund.
Although the tech sector hasn't had the best earnings season, Apple, Microsoft, and others still have solid long-term fundamentals and are trading at attractive discounts.
Five stats from the market and the stories behind them. This week: Samsung enters a new Galaxy, Yum serves improved China sales, inflows continue into bonds, and more.
Several names have great dividend-growth potential, while industry tailwinds will be a boon for another, according to Sanibel Captiva's Pat Dorsey.
Investors should remain selective amid a generally uninspiring marketplace, while keeping an eye on secular themes.
With the tech and telecom sectors becoming more fully valued, it's time for investors to be selective.
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