Woodward Inc.

  • Zoltek Stumbles, Retains Long-Term Growth Drivers

    By Eric Novinson - February 18, 2013 | Tickers: GE, HXL, WWD, ZOLT

    Zoltek (NASDAQ: ZOLT) started off 2013 with a miss, but three of the reasons to buy this carbon fiber maker remain valid. The bull case for Zoltek depends on the carbon fiber market, the market for big windmills, and the production tax credit. Federal support for wind energy and renewables also helps Zoltek's prospects, although some representatives remain skeptical about subsidies for wind power. Wind power companies, including Zoltek more »

  • Zoltek Avoids The Fiscal Cliff

    By Eric Novinson - January 2, 2013 | Tickers: HXL, IXYS, WWD, ZOLT | Editor's Choice

    The fiscal cliff deal could have ended the wind energy production tax credit, so the deal had major implications for carbon fiber maker Zoltek, (NASDAQ: ZOLT) which makes fiber for large wind turbines. Bears argued that Congress would cut the credit, which would make large wind turbines more expensive. Michael Bastach, at the Daily Caller, reported that the Senate fiscal cliff bill kept the production tax credit in place for more »

  • 4 Stocks Insiders are Buying this Week

    By Meena Krishnamsetty - August 12, 2012 | Tickers: DAL, LOGI, DGX, WWD

    Company insiders often have a better perspective of the company’s future performance than outside investors do.  Furthermore, they have an incentive to diversify their investments away from their employer so that negative company-specific events don’t result in a hit to both their income and to their wealth. So when an insider buys a stock, it should be evidence that the company has good times ahead- and statistically this more »

  • Two Board Members are Buying this Stock

    By Meena Krishnamsetty - August 8, 2012 | Tickers: PH, UTX, WAB, WWD

    Woodward Inc. (NASDAQ: WWD) is an industrial goods company that provides control and optimization systems (such as valves and pumps) for aerospace and energy customers. In the first two days of August, Board member Paul Donovan bought 9,500 shares of stock in Woodward at an average price of $32.97 per share. This attracted our attention because insider buying is statistically a bullish signal, since when an insider buys more »