ABB LTD. ADRs $37 (www.abb.com) remains a buy. This Swiss-based company is a leading maker of electrical transformers, transmission systems and circuit breakers for electrical utilities. It also makes robotic equipment. ABB recently delisted its ADRs (each American Depositary Receipt equals one common share) from the New York… Read More
The growing commercial use of robots and computers with sophisticated learning and problem-solving skills continues to change the manufacturing and service sectors.
Here is a look at two exchange-traded funds that provide easy access to companies now leading the development of robotics, artificial intelligence (AI) and… Read More
A great way to improve your international exposure is to buy high-quality firms that trade on the New York Stock Exchange as American Depositary Receipts (ADRs). Here are three of our favourites (including Sony—see box). Note, however, that we see only one of them as… Read More
An easy way for investors to gain international exposure is with well-established foreign firms whose shares trade as American Depositary Receipts on the New York exchange. Here are updates on three of our favourite ADR stocks (including Diageo, see box).
ABB LTD. ADRs $30 is a.. Read More
These two overseas firms are spinning off some of their smaller businesses, which helps unlock value. For your new buying, we still like their shares, but we suggest holding off for now on buying additional shares in their spinoffs.
ABB LTD. ADRs $27 is a buy. This… Read More
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORP., $128.25, New York symbol IBM, is still a buy.
The company is one of the world’s largest computer firms, with operations in over 175 countries.
On November 3, 2021, IBM completed the spinoff of Kyndryl Holdings Inc. (New York symbol KD). That firm… Read More
MONDELEZ INTERNATIONAL INC., $62.65, Nasdaq symbol MDLZ, is a buy.
The company makes cookies and crackers (Oreo, Ritz), chocolate bars (Cadbury, Toblerone), gum and candy (Trident, Dentyne) and Halls cough drops.
Mondelez has agreed to buy Clif Bar & Co. Based in California, that privately held firm… Read More
Switzerland has a stable, export-oriented economy, which regularly ranks among the world’s most competitive. In addition, it is home to some of the top performing and best-known global companies. COVID-19 slowed the economy along with most other nations—and it’s still a risk. But the outlook… Read More
These legacy industrial conglomerates are now breaking up into smaller firms. Eliminating their “holding company discounts” should unlock value for shareholders. However, ABB has a brighter short-term outlook than GE.
ABB LTD. ADRs $30 is a buy. This Swiss-based company (New York symbol ABB; Conservative Growth Portfolio, Manufacturing… Read More
INTEL CORP., $51.83, Nasdaq symbol INTC, remains a buy for long-term gains.
The company is the world’s leading maker of computer chips: its products power 90% of all personal computers and more than 80% of all datacentres.
Intel is now buying Israeli software firm Granulate. Its products… Read More