Wall Street Stock Forecaster Hotline – Friday, January 6, 2012

PLEASE NOTE: Next week, The Successful Investor, our newsletter that focuses on high-quality Canadian stocks, will reveal its #1 pick for 2012. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to profit.

MACY’S INC., $34.56, New York symbol M, rose 7% this week after it reported better-than-expected sales for… Read More

New investments benefit these retailers

Retail spending continues to rise in the U.S., even with continued weakness in job and housing markets. That’s good news for these three leading department-store operators. All three should continue to benefit from the investments they have made in new stores, and in building their… Read More

Wall Street Stock Forecaster Hotline – Friday, April 29, 2011

PLEASE NOTE: We’ve put six sell recommendations, and our reasons for those recommendations, in the latest issue of Wall Street Stock Forecaster. Here are the sells:

Harte-Hanks Inc., New York symbol HHS

Liz Claiborne Inc., New York symbol LIZ

Washington Federal Inc., Nasdaq symbol WFSL

Supervalu Inc., New… Read More

Time to sell these six

We’re always on the lookout for new stocks that we feel offer
conservative investors strong growth with limited risk. International
Flavors & Fragrances (this issue), is a good example.

At the same time, we constantly monitor our current recommendations
for reasons that might cause us to change our opinion.
Here… Read More

LIZ CLAIBORNE INC. $6.38 – New York symbol LIZ

LIZ CLAIBORNE INC. $6.38 (New York symbol LIZ; Aggressive Growth Portfolio, Consumer sector; Shares outstanding: 94.5 million; Market cap: $602.9 million; Price-to-sales ratio: 0.2; No dividends paid since December 2008; WSSF Rating: Extra Risk) designs and sells clothing and accessories for men and women. Its… Read More

Top brands, lower costs limit their risk

Clothing sales are rising as the economy continues to recover. However, fashion trends are fickle, and consumers are often quick to switch brands.

The six clothing designers and sellers we analyze below own some of the top brand names in the industry. That will help them… Read More