Cabela's (NYSE: CAB) is a small-cap retailer with big plans. The company already calls themselves the "World's Foremost Outfitter." While it can't be said that Cabela's is a household name around the world, or across the country for that matter, it holds a unique place in the hearts -and wallets- of many outdoor enthusiasts.
Cabela's was founded by Dick Cabela in 1961 more »
While investors are busy hanging on every word that comes out of Washington that even remotely rhymes with cliff, consumers have been busy filling shopping carts with gifts this holiday season. A recent trip to my local Dick's Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS) revealed to me that most consumers aren't remotely thinking of the "fiscal cliff." Consumer confidence numbers show the U.S. consumer is pretty happy where things more »
Trash is a certainty in life and there are limited options for getting rid of it. The non-hazardous solid waste industry generates $50 billion in annual revenues doing just that. It's an industry that grows slowly and produces mountains of cash for its operators. It's also an old industry going through big changes.