ABM Industries, Inc.
Small-cap investing entails higher risks than investing in large-cap blue chip companies, but there are many ways that your peers are beating the market in this space. Still, for dividend investors, investing in small-cap stocks with an impeccable record of dividend growth that stretches over several decades provides a degree of safety and regularity of ever-increasing income flows. Like their large-cap counterparts, some small-cap stocks boast consistent earnings power through more »
For this article I've researched dividend paying companies in the Business Services Industry. Also, to make sure I find the best companies, all three stocks mentioned in this article comply with the following criteria:
- Market cap of more than $500 million and an average volume of at least 250,000 for low volatility.
- Price greater than $10.
- Cash per share and current ratio greater than one, meaning good liquidity more »
Standard Parking (NASDAQ: STAN) is a leading national provider of parking facility management, ground transportation and other ancillary services. Standard Parking, including Central Parking Corporation, its wholly-owned subsidiary, has approximately 25,000 employees and manages more than 4,200 facilities with more than 2.2 million parking spaces in North America. Its operations include parking-related and shuttle bus operations serving more than 75 airports. USA Parking System, a wholly-owned subsidiary more »
In this unstable economic climate, finding ways to outperform the market is much easier said than done. However, one screening tool that has proven to be effective in determining whether a stock is moving higher is insider buying due to one simple reason: they buy stocks, just like us, to make more money. In addition, they arguably have the best view of the company being a part of the day-to-day more »
Last week I wrote about Accenture, a tech consultancy that has been doing rather well over the last few years. After researching this article, I stumbled upon one of their competitors, which actually looks like an even more attractive bet at the moment. Aecom Technology (NYSE: ACM) is a provider of technical and management support services for governments and commercial clients worldwide. Aside from steadily growing earnings over the last more »
“A man can stand almost anything except a succession of ordinary days.” – Johann von Goethe
In a desperate attempt to refrain from even thinking the words, “Europe,” “fiscal cliff,” “Congress,” “Federal Reserve Chairman, Ben Bernanke,” or the dreaded, “QE3,” I am most assuredly guaranteeing myself nothing in the way of reads, hits, ratings, or anything in the way of lovers, haters or comments of any sort. I will continue to more »