Non-bank stocks diversify your portfolio

Most investors limit their U.S. Finance-sector holdings to big banks like J.P. Morgan. That’s mainly due to the high dividends of those industry leaders.
However, the American market offers a variety of non-banking stocks in the Finance sector such as the three we analyze below. While… Read More

New alliance could boost volumes

EBAY INC. $34 (Nasdaq symbol EBAY; Aggressive Growth Portfolio, Finance sector; Shares outstanding: 1.0 billion; Market cap: $34.0 billion; Price to-sales ratio: 3.3; No dividend paid; TSINetwork Rating: Above Average; www.ebay.com) operates e-commerce websites where sellers pay fees to auction items or offer them at fixed prices… Read More

eBay gains access to key market

EBAY INC. $39 (Nasdaq symbol EBAY; Aggressive Growth Portfolio, Finance sector; Shares outstanding: 1.0 billion; Market cap: $39.0 billion; Price to-sales ratio: 4.0; No dividend paid; TSINetwork Rating: Above Average; www.ebay.com) has formed an alliance with Dubai-based Noon.com. That e-commerce website operates in several Middle Eastern countries,… Read More