Alphabet Inc. grows earnings 20.3%

Alphabet Inc. grows earnings 20.3%

Stronger demand for online advertising led to a 19.3% revenue jump for this industry giant in the most-recent quarter.

The company is spending heavily in other areas such as cloud computing to further diversify revenue in the face of increased competition.

The stock trades at a reasonable… Read More

ResMed’s a special situations buy for 2019

RESMED INC. $117 (New York symbol RMD; Manufacturing & Industry sector; Shares outstanding: 142.7 million; Market cap: $16.7 billion; Dividend yield: 1.3%; Takeover Target Rating: Medium; www.resmed.com) designs, manufactures and distributes CPAP (nasal continuous positive airway pressure) medical devices. They are used to treat patients with sleep apnea,… Read More