Broadridge’s growth plans add appeal

BROADRIDGE FINANCIAL SOLUTIONS $131.27 (New York symbol BR; TSINetwork Rating: Average) (201-714-3000; www.broadridge.com; Shares o/s: 116.1 million; Market cap: $15.0 billion; Dividend yield: 1.7%) serves the investment industry in three main areas: investor communications, securities processing and transaction clearing.

In the quarter ended June 30, 2019,… Read More

High research spending cuts their risk

Computer equipment and software companies operate in a highly volatile field. A start-up firm with a better product can quickly gain market share and force well-established firms out of business.
The best technology stocks are those that can afford to keep adding profitable new products and… Read More

One of these tech leaders is a buy

SYMANTEC CORP. $20.29 (Nasdaq symbol SYMC; TSINetwork Rating: Average) (650-527-8000; www.symantec.com; Shares outstanding: 639.2 million; Market cap: $13.0 billion; Dividend yield: 1.5%) sells computer-security technology, including antivirus and email-filtering software, to businesses and consumers.
The stock is down 19.9% from its recent peak of $24.77 on April 17, 2019… Read More

Symantec has more upside right now

SYMANTEC CORP. $23.02 (Nasdaq symbol SYMC; TSINetwork Rating: Average) (650-527-8000; www.symantec.com; Shares outstanding: 638.9 million; Market cap: $14.7 billion; Dividend yield: 1.3%) sells computer-security technology, including antivirus and email-filtering software, to businesses and consumers.
Symantec’s revenue in the fiscal 2019 third quarter, ended December 31, 2018, rose only slightly,… Read More

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