Is Walgreens Feeling the Amazon Effect?

Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ: WBA) appears to be the latest retailer to experience the “Amazon Effect.” The drugstore giant just reported its second straight quarter of declining revenues.

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Does Square Make Money?

Square (NYSE: SQ) is one of those companies that looks like it would be a great value investment on paper.

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Aetna Dumps Obamacare, pays CEO $18.7 Million

Aetna (NYSE: AET) just demonstrated why Americans hate health insurance companies. The company revealed that it paid its CEO $18.7

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Is it a Big Oracle Turnaround?

This makes Oracle a classic value investment, similar to one of Uncle Warren’s favorite segments: insurance. Like an insurance company, Oracle generates and carries a lot of float.

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Is Fiat Chrysler an Automotive Value?

The most popular Jeep model in Europe was the Renegade subcompact sport utility vehicle (SUV); the sales of the Renegade in Europe increased by 20,000 in 2016. Another 11,000 Renegades were sold in the United Kingdom as well. Jeep is bringing out a new Jeep model in Europe the Compass to cash in on its best sales ever in Europe.

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Costco Defies the Odds

Costco has one thing in common with Amazon, it is a very cash rich company. On February 28, 2017 it reported $4.976 billion in cash from operations, $2.384 billion in in net income and $5.965 billion in cash and short-term investments. This was in spite of a free cash flow of -$23 million and a profit margin of 1.73%.

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Bank of America and the Uncertain Future of Consumer Banking

The uncertain future of Bank of America (NYSE: BAC) is threatened by the changing nature of consumer banking. The biggest

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Have Revenues Peaked at Ford?

Ford might be a better stock than Apple for a number of reasons. First there is the price Apple was trading at $135.72 a share on February 17, 2016, Ford was trading at $12.58 a share on the same day.

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United Postal Service and the Value in Delivery

The greatest of these threats is the growing trend of retailers handling their own delivery. Both Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) and Walmart (NYSE: WMT) have been experimenting with same day delivery. Walmart has even tested a service that uses Uber and Lyft drivers to make online deliveries from a local store.

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Has Apple Turned Around?

Among other things; that indicates Apple’s business model and income might not be sustainable on a long-term basis. Some major changes to the company such as new products might be needed for long term growth. That justifies experiments like Apple Pay and the Apple car project.

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