Yahoo! Update on Valuation – Still More Upside

Yahoo! (YHOO) shares have increased to $42.50 from $36.14 since July 3, 2014 when we recommended investors look at buying them based on the value that the Alibaba (BABA) IPO could unlock.  Yahoo recently reported its 3Q14 and following a solid performance in a tough market, we wanted to update our valuation and commentary on […]

Hilton and Hyatt Upgraded After Sell-off, Time to Buy Hotels?

Last week, both Hyatt Hotels Co (NYSE:H) and Hilton Worldwide Holdings (NYSE:HLT) were upgraded by analysts at Macquarie and SunTrust, respectively.  Price targets of $65 for Hyatt and $26 on Hilton shares indicate upside of 19% for each stock from Thursday’s closing price.  In addition, Hilton was moved to “Top Pick” by JMP Securities on […]

Diebold Turnaround Could Create Value for Investors

Diebold’s products are used almost every day by people across the world.  Diebold is best known as the manufactures of ATMs. It is in the midst of a turnaround that could generate value for investors.  It is not a sexy story, and that has left it under covered.  Often in those circumstances, investors can find […]

How Shark Tank is Making Me a Better Investor

I’m enjoying the new season of Shark Tank, a reality show where entrepreneurs pitch their businesses to venture capitalists who decide whether or not to invest in a business. The show provides some great investment lessons from very successful business leaders, entrepreneurs, and venture capitalists. Here are just a few reminders that Shark Tank gives […]