Thu, 19 Dec 2013
The Accumulator behavioral investor type can be among the most difficult to advise.
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.
How bad was bad news this week from Apple , Boeing, Bank of America, and others?
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 week: More fuel for Fed stimulus, Netflix shares overshoot, and McDonald's hits the value menu for long-term investors.
Morningstar's Brian Colello sees plenty of big, sharp TVs but no iPhone killers at the Consumer Electronics Show.
This quarter's distributions to shareholders are not a flash in the pan, says Morningstar's Grady Burkett.
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.
News this week showed market players paying up for media assets, paying out for tax relief, and more.
Apple CEO Tim Cook is calling a shareholder lawsuit against the company a "silly sideshow," even as he said he was open to looking at the shareholder's proposals for sharing more cash with investors.
With the tech and telecom sectors becoming more fully valued, it's time for investors to be selective.
Investors should remain selective amid a generally uninspiring marketplace, while keeping an eye on secular themes.
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