Most stocks have dropped in the current market downturn, but we feel top-quality shares will be among the first to rebound. However, some, including Nissan, have severe problems in their markets that will likely block recovery anytime soon. Others, like Luckin Coffee, have big internal… Read More
GOODFOOD MARKET CORP., $3.70, is a still buy for aggressive investors. The company (symbol FOOD on Toronto) gives investors exposure to Canada’s growing meal-kit business. It aims to deliver fresh ingredients and recipes that make it easy for subscribers to prepare meals at home every… Read More
SYMANTEC CORP., $25.00, symbol SYMC on Nasdaq, sells computer-security technology, including antivirus and email-filtering software, to businesses and consumers.
The stock jumped almost 14% this week on reports that it is in advanced talks with a potential buyer for the company, Broadcom Inc. (symbol AVGO on… Read More
WEIGHT WATCHERS INTERNATIONAL INC., $19.07, symbol WTW on Nasdaq, has expanded its weight-loss services to include “Wellness that works” programs. The move reflects the company’s goal of promoting healthy living, in general, rather than just weight loss.
As part of that transition, the company will change… Read More
SYMANTEC CORP. $20.72 (Nasdaq symbol SYMC; TSINetwork Rating: Average) (650-527-8000; www.symantec.com; Shares outstanding: 638.9 million; Market cap: $13.2 billion; Dividend yield: 1.5%) sells computer-security technology, including antivirus and email-filtering software, to businesses and consumers.
The company has now formed a partnership with Fortinet, symbol FTNT on Nasdaq. Both companies… Read More
NISSAN MOTOR CO., $17.05, symbol NSANY on Nasdaq, is Japan’s second-largest automaker, after Toyota and ahead of Honda.
Last week, Nissan cancelled the unveiling of a longer-range Leaf electric car at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The company had hired Hollywood actress Margot Robbie to help… Read More
NISSAN MOTOR (ADR) $17.07 (Nasdaq symbol NSANY; TSINetwork Rating: Above Average) (310-771-3111; www.nissan-global.com; ADRs o/s: 2.1 billion; Market cap: $35.6 billion; Dividend yield: 3.5%) now plans to fire its CEO Carlos Ghosn after his arrest in Japan. Nissan went to authorities with details of an internal probe prompted by… Read More
One of the most prominent automakers in the world, this company is pursuing a number of growth strategies.
Several of its key initiatives are aimed at the Chinese market. The company plans to expand its manufacturing capacity in that country and is making an electric car… Read More
NISSAN MOTOR (ADR) $17.95 (Nasdaq symbol NSANY; TSINetwork Rating: Above Average) (310-771-3111; www.nissan-global.com; ADRs o/s: 2.1 billion; Market cap: $38.0 billion; Dividend yield: 3.3%) will now adopt Android infotainment systems by Alphabet’s Google for its next generation of in-car systems and dashboard displays. They launch in 2021.
Drivers will… Read More
ADOBE SYSTEMS INC., $260.88, symbol ADBE on Nasdaq, has agreed to buy marketing-automation firm Marketo for $4.75 billion.
Marketo helps brands track their customers’ actions online, from the time they get an email to the time they purchase a product. It then provides those brands with… Read More