Follow these Investment Rules For More Profitable Investing

Follow these Investment Rules For More Profitable Investing

Follow these Successful investment rules to help you find winners like spinoffs—and avoid potential losers like new issues.
You might say there are two kinds of investment rules that can help you with investing decisions—soft and hard. Soft rules apply to things that can change such… Read More

Q: Since the Levi Strauss IPO in late March, I have seen the stock rise from $17 per share to just under $24 per share. The stock has fallen back a bit, but it is still up nearly 30% from the initial IPO price. What is your opinion of it, Pat? Thank you.

A: Levi Strauss & Co., $22.19, symbol LEVI on New York, (Shares outstanding: 392.5 million; Market cap: $8.7 billion; www.levistrauss.com) makes denim jeans and related clothing and mainly sells them through chain retailers, department stores and online sites as well as its own name-branded stores.

Levi… Read More