Stocks That Are Fit for a President

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I wrote a tongue-in-cheek piece for InvestorPlace on 12 Stocks Fit for a President. The following is an excerpt:

We’re in the middle of a presidential election year, and what a campaign it’s been so far. It’s […] Continue Reading…

What’s Ahead for Ford and GM?

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I recently gave my thoughts on Ford (F) and General Motors (GM) to US News and World Reports’ Lou Carlozo:
“Ford and GM have both had excellent runs operationally,” says Charles Sizemore, a portfolio manager on Covestor […] Continue Reading…

On CNBC: Is Amazon Worth $3 Trillion?

Amazon (AMZN) is firing on all cylinders right now. In a market really searching for a growth story, Amazon is providing it.

After smashing earnings estimates last month on the back of better than expected results from Amazon Web Services […] Continue Reading…

Closed-End Funds: Still a Bargain

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In a world in which very little is cheap and most mainstream stocks and bonds offer little in the way of expected returns, closed-end funds have been a fantastic source of value. I’ve been writing about […] Continue Reading…

A Peruvian Wedding and What’s Wrong with Berkshire Hathaway

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A Peruvian wedding and the recent Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A) annual meeting have a lot in common.

That might not sound immediately obvious, but it’s true.

I’ve been in Peru for the past week. By lucky coincidence, the national Peruvian Paso […] Continue Reading…