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Valuing C.H. Robinson In A Maturing 3PL Environment

By Tim Insko: With $ 13.1 billion trailing twelve-month gross revenue, C.H. Robinson (NASDAQ:CHRW) is one of the largest third-party logistics (3PL) companies in the world. In broad terms, CHRW operates as a transportation broker, or non-asset 3PL. In the … Continue reading

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Citrix Is Facing A Very Competitive DAAS And EMM Market Environment

By David Hernandez: Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS) is a technology company specializing in digital collaboration tools, virtualized environments, mobile and desktop management. Management has been able to grow revenue double digits over the last several years. From 2009-2013, revenue grew … Continue reading

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BDC CEFs Poised To Perform Well In A Rising Rate Environment: Potential For Growing Income & Positive Total Return

By John Cole Scott: We constantly hear from investors seeking ways to maintain yield or add to their portfolios’ income potential as well as develop an investment strategy for a future rising interest rate environment. We think Business Development Company … Continue reading

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Icelanders protest highway construction to protect the environment and nearby elves

Polls say a majority of Icelanders are at least open to the idea of the existence of elves, and concern for elven well-being has halted construction projects before. This endearing trivia has been regurgitated in travelogues and news articles, and … Continue reading

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5 Attractive Investments For Today’s Difficult Environment

By Grey Owl Capital: “The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.” – William James Despite the recent shenanigans in Washington concerning funding the government and raising the debt ceiling, as well as the constant … Continue reading

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Premier Inc.: Healthcare Crisis Creates A Growth Environment

By Buddy Lyons, CFA: Although a new public company, Premier (PINC) has years of expertise improving the delivery and cost structure of healthcare in acute care hospitals and other facilities. In the wake of its recent IPO, PINC offers an … Continue reading

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What To Do When A Rising Rate Environment Is NEAR

By iShares ETFs: Despite the Fed’s recent decision to delay tapering, many investors are still preparing portfolios for an inevitable rise in interest rates. Here is a new ETF that can help them do just that. With the Fed deciding … Continue reading

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Implication For Key Bond ETFs In A Changing Rate Environment

By Macro Micro Analytics: The analysis below assesses the impact of changing interest rates on ETFs SHY, IEF, TLT, MUB, EMB, LQD, JNK and HYG. These ETFs collectively hold $ 63.2 billion in investor assets, and could experience material price … Continue reading

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Medical Properties Trust Will Rise As It Proves Resilient In A Challenging Environment

By Dane Bowler: The Buy Thesis Medical Properties Trust (MPW) offers a disproportionately strong risk/reward. Current market pricing provides an opportunistic entry point and its operational fundamentals portend tremendous upside. We will begin with a look at its history and … Continue reading

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Micron To Profit From New Memory Environment

By Jaret Wilson: After decades of failures and consolidation in the memory industry, few participants remain, with the playing field shrinking from 40 to 50 a couple decades ago to just 3 to 4 significant players now. Despite this, the … Continue reading

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