Cannabis Corner: WEED has $2.7B to power your gains

Last issue we told you about Chronos Group, whose big cash holding—courtesy of major partner Altria—will help it prosper even as producers struggle with sluggish sales and the challenge of securing new financing.
This issue we look at another major producer with a deep-pocketed partner that… Read More

This 2,358% gainer has more to offer you

FAIR ISAAC CORP. $355.62 (New York symbol FICO; TSINetwork Rating: Average) (415-472-2211; www.fairisaac.com; Shares o/s: 29.0 million; Market cap: $10.3 billion; No divd.) has returned 2,358% to our subscribers since we first recommended it in 1999. It gives you exposure to its leading FICO Scores software, which lets… Read More

Cannabis Corner: Investors benefit from its war chest

 Cannabis returns for investors have almost all dropped sharply since early 2019. Oversupply combined with major bottlenecks in getting products to consumers are the big reasons. This has pushed already optimistic projections for revenue, and perhaps even profits, further into the future.
The long-term outlook for… Read More

Acquisitions spur your gains or losses

It’s a key tenet of our Successful Investor approach: A growth-by-acquisition strategy is inherently risky. Newly purchased companies may develop unforeseen problems. Acquisitions in unrelated areas are especially risky in that the acquiring firm’s managers must then divide their attention among unrelated companies and industries.
Acquisitional… Read More