Stronger focus set to spur eBay Inc.’s earnings

Stronger focus set to spur eBay Inc.’s earnings

An activist investor has pushed the company to focus its operations through the sale of some non-core operations. 

The transactions should help to cut costs and improve efficiency as the world turns ever faster toward e-commerce. 

EBAY INC. (Nasdaq symbol EBAY; www.ebay.com) operates e-commerce websites where sellers… Read More

These two are shifting to better businesses

Both of these information providers are shifting their focus to more-promising businesses. That bodes well for their future earnings, which should also support their dividends.
THOMSON REUTERS CORP. $108 remains a buy. The company (Toronto symbol TRI; Conservative Growth Portfolio, Consumer sector; Shares o/s: 495.7 million; Market cap:… Read More