Forbes estimates Cigna was America’s fourth largest health insurance provider with 15.9 million policyholders in 2018. In addition, Drug Channels estimates Cigna is the third largest pharmacy operator in America with $46.5 billion in prescription revenues in 2018. Because of that revenue, Drug Channels calculates Cigna controlled 11% of the U.S. prescription drug market in 2018.Read more
Even Big Insurance’s friends; so-called moderate Democrats like U.S. Senator Michael Bennett (D-Colorado), advance plans that could destroy its business.Read more
The electric I-PACE accounted for 5.7% of Jaguar’s US sales in March 2019, Inside EVs estimates. In detail, Jaguar sold 1,001 I-PACES in America during March. IPACE sales are small but they are growing fast, increasing by 13% in March 2019. However, IPACE sales are still behind the Tesla Model X, Tesla sold over 4,000 of its electric SUVS in December 2018, Inside EVs calculates.Read more
Thus, Uncle Warren proves you can make a lot of money from Bank of America even if Mr. Market hates it. Under these conditions, many people will ask if Bank of America is a good value investment.Read more
Under those circumstances, many will investors will ask if smaller financial institutions like US Bank; or US Bancorp (NYSE: USB), are a better risk.Read more
Ultimately, Wells Fargo proves Warren Buffett’s idiot nephew can help you make a lot of money if you understand how he works.Read more
Thus Trump can destroy the Kansas City Southern or damage its operations severely. Plus, Trump could quickly sink the KSU’s stock price because I base the railroad’s value on its cross-border operations.Read more
Thus there are gold miners losing money right now. Yet the potential for profit is there; for instance, Newmont records a gross profit of $731 million for 3rd Quarter 2018.Read more
Thus, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has created a platform for autonomous driving technology.
Obviously, other self-driving vehicle systems can use Chrysler‘s platform. Examples of such systems include the Apple Car and NVIDIA’s Drive processor for autonomous vehicles.
Tellingly, neither Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) or NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA) owns a car factory. On the other hand, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles owns auto factories in Europe, China, North America, and elsewhere.
Therefore, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCAU) could be a value investment for autonomous vehicles.Read more
BestBuy (BBY) needs more partnerships because it is not making that much money.
For instance, BestBuy recorded an operating income of $335 million and a net income of $244 million for 3rd Quarter 2018. However BestBuy recorded a gross profit of $2.229 billion on revenues of $9.379 billion for the same period.
Beyond that BestBuy reported an operating cash flow of $904 million, an investing cash flow of $127 million, and a free cash flow of $710 million in 3rd Quarter 2018. Thus, BestBuy has a cash rich business.
On the other hand, BestBuy needs to keep more of that cash. The partnerships are important because they could give BestBuy more cash flow without costly expansion.