Credit rating firm offers value and growth

DUN & BRADSTREET CORP. $82 (New York symbol DNB; Conservative Growth Portfolio, Finance sector; Shares outstanding: 40.9 million; Market cap: $3.4 billion; Price-to-sales ratio: 2.0; Dividend yield: 2.0%; TSINetwork Rating: Average; www.dnb.com) began operating in 1841 and is now the world’s largest provider of credit… Read More

DUN & BRADSTREET CORP. $82 – New York symbol DNB

DUN & BRADSTREET CORP. $82 (New York symbol DNB; Conservative Growth Portfolio, Finance sector; Shares outstanding: 40.9 million; Market cap: $3.4 billion; Price-to-sales ratio: 2.0; Dividend yield: 2.0%; TSINetwork Rating: Average; www.dnb.com) began operating in 1841 and is now the world’s largest provider of credit… Read More

Wall Street Stock Forecaster Hotline – Friday, February 8, 2013

MCGRAW-HILL COMPANIES INC., $42.15, New York symbol MHP, fell over 25% this week after the U.S. Department of Justice announced that it is suing the company’s bond-rating subsidiary, Standard & Poor’s, over its role in the 2008 financial crisis.

The Justice Department has accused Standard &.. Read More

Wall Street Stock Forecaster Hotline – Friday, December 7, 2012

BAXTER INTERNATIONAL INC., $65.07, New York symbol BAX, is buying Gambro AB, a privately held Swedish company that makes dialysis products.

Gambro’s main customers are hospitals and clinics. Its equipment nicely complements Baxter’s own dialysis products, which individuals use at home. Baxter can also use its… Read More