Economic moats are sustainable competitive advantages which protect companies from rivals and they are also a shareholders best friend, says the author of "Why Moats Matter."
Compelling valuations and the return of individual investor allocations will help propel emerging markets stocks in the second half of 2014.
The BPV Large Cap Value Fund is special because it offers individual investors the opportunity to invest with a highly regarded asset manager previously not available to the general public.
Tequila Avion may now be majority owned by global spirits powerhouse Pernod Ricard, but that does not mean the renegade brand has lost its entrepreneurial spirit.
Hulu revealed this week it will stream Comedy Central's animated series 'South Park.'
Business and leisure travelers alike are willing to pay a premium for the unique experience of staying in a Kimpton Hotel, said the company's CEO Michael Depatie.
John Bassett III lost the battle for his family's furniture business before waging an even bigger fight against illegal Chinese dumping, said Beth Macy, author of "Factory Man".
Bonds are at the beginning of a long-term correction despite the strong performance of Treasuries in the first half of 2014.
Intermediate-term bonds - 5 to 10 years out - are the best place to be right now.
The surge in new car sales this spring along with the massive GM recalls will boost Solera's insurance software sales through the rest of 2014 and into 2015.