BlackBerry just posted a quarterly profit when a loss was expected, but the gains mostly came from cost-cutting. The real question remains: Can its new businesses deliver enough revenue?
Monsanto's genetically-modified soybean business, where sales are growing, isn't large enough to counter lackluster performance in its corn segment.
Cal-Maine's shares have declined recently, but its eggs are in demand, its profits and margins are solid, and the analysts are optimistic.
With 52 straight quarters of revenue growth, and more big stock buybacks coming, there's more risk in trading Red Hat than holding its shares.
Investors seeking an undervalued retail name can do well with Finish Line.
Investors in ConAgra stock are paying just 15 times forward earnings today for better profits next year.
These deals better position Accenture to use its marketing capacities to increase its share of the IT market.
Investors should ride this momentum, too.
With the market for both payroll and human resources on the rise, Paychex is poised to reward patient shareholders through rapid growth and consistent execution.
Apollo Education plans to report quarterly results Wednesday.