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  • Amazon Gears Up For Holiday Shoppers Early

    By TS Davis - November 12, 2012 | Tickers: AMZN, HD, JCP, KSS, M, SHLD, TGT, WMT

    Amazon.Com (NASDAQ: AMZN) gears up early with Black Friday deals which began on November 1. The online retailer has also expanded its' products for the holiday season by launching Amazon Wine on November 8. Amazon may be starting Black Friday sales early, but they are not the only ones increasing hours in hopes to increase sales this season. This year, Toys "R" Us, Wal-Mart (NYSE: WMT), and Sears (NASDAQ: SHLDmore »)

  • 5 Great Stocks That You May Not Know

    By TS Davis - July 25, 2012 | Tickers: BAX, CELG, DOLE, NATH, STE

    Do you ever get tired of the same stocks being fed to you on a daily basis by the media? Like the stock market only consists of Microsoft, Amazon, Google, and Apple, right? For those of you looking for investments not so mainstream but that have a good track record, here are 5 stocks worth a look.

    Nathan's Famous Inc (NASDAQ: NATH) is a small-cap company that distributes its more »

  • 5 Stocks to Profit from Soaring Grain Prices

    By TS Davis - July 24, 2012 | Tickers: ADM, MOO, MON, DBA, CORN

    The 2012 drought has been hard on farmers in the United States. I know personally as the drought here in Kentucky laid waste to the second cutting of hay on my father's hay fields, which is vital to feeding the herds through the coming winter months and providing enough hay for the feeder calves that will be topped out in the feed lot. Another problem facing farmers and ranchers more »

  • Dollar Stores are Safe Bet in Recession

    By TS Davis - July 20, 2012 | Tickers: DG, DLTR, FDO

    With the recession sending shoppers scrambling for coupons and looking for bargains to make the most of their green backs, three retail stores have been a phenomenal success in recent years despite the down economy. Looking forward it may take a while for most Americans to get out of this mentality, which is not a bad thing by no means. If we all lived more like grandma and grandpa who more »

  • Battle For Breakfast: 4 Great Stocks to Invest In

    By TS Davis - July 18, 2012 | Tickers: DNKN, GIS, K, KKD

    Countless savy investors have made enormous amounts of money by investing in products they know and use everyday. Warren Buffett told a group of students at UGA to "invest in what you know." The example he gave was himself on chewing gum and Wrigley's. Keeping that in mind I research companies that produce products I normally buy. When it comes to breakfast cereals, I usually buy both, Genral Mills more »

  • 5 Fast Food Stocks for Your Portfolio

    By TS Davis - June 25, 2012 | Tickers: BKW, MCD, PZZA, WEN, YUM

    For those of you who, like me, simply love the taste of a great cheeseburger and fries, or could eat pizza for any meal during the week. Here are 5 fast food stocks that may not only hit the spot when your feeling the craving for that juicy burger, but may be considered for long term investment growth. You may be thinking "Fast food? Why on earth would I want more »

  • Gambling on IPO's

    By TS Davis - June 21, 2012 | Tickers: FB, GOOG, P, YELP

    Have you ever wondered why so many people lose a lot of money on IPO's? Warren Buffett's number one rule is, "Never lose money." His second rule of investing is "Never forget rule #1." So if we want to be rich like Buffett should we not also invest like Buffett? In Beat Your Broker, I out lined the only reasons to ever sell a stock for a loss more »

  • 2 Long-Term Fertilizer Stocks

    By TS Davis - June 2, 2012 | Tickers: CVI, UAN, POT

    When it comes to long term investing, personally I look for agriculture related stocks. My reason for this not only comes from my agriculture back ground, but from the understanding that as long as we humans live we are going to eat. We have to, there is no alternative. With that in mind, I feel these two stocks offer excellent long term potential for growth.

    My first pick is CVR more »

  • Beat Your Market Fears

    By TS Davis - May 21, 2012 | Tickers: CF, GIS

    Sunday afternoon I was driving down the road thumbing through the radio station trying to find something to stimulate my mind. I tuned into my favorite radio station 100.3 WNOX out of Knoxville TN. While listening I heard a commercial were this guy was trying to convince people not to invest in the stock market, and instead get his newsletter to know were to put your hard earned money more »