Chris Katje

Chris Katje has been fascinated with the stock market from a young age. More recently, he has turned that passion into a career writing about equities. Katje¿s annual Top Ten stock picks continue to beat market benchmarks. Follow Chris on Twitter (@chriskatje).

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Expedia Dabbles in Politics to Get Americans Paid Vacation Days and Boost Its Sales

Expedia Dabbles in Politics to Get Americans Paid Vacation Days and Boost Its Sales

Expedia's Hotels.com launches a political campaign to convince American workers they need paid time off. Its petition to the White House is slowly gaining support.

Bob Evans' Weak Fiscal Year Means an Activist Overhaul, Possible Spinoffs

Bob Evans' Weak Fiscal Year Means an Activist Overhaul, Possible Spinoffs

Bob Evans misses on full year earnings and will likely have to give into Sandell Asset Management's demands for change.

Investors Underestimating Cabela's Canadian Expansion Potential

Investors Underestimating Cabela's Canadian Expansion Potential

Cabela's weakened U.S. same store sales could soon be offset by a growing store count in Canada.

Priceline Seeks to Drive Growth With New Luxury Car-Rental Service

Priceline Seeks to Drive Growth With New Luxury Car-Rental Service

The company hopes to capitalize on a fast-growing part of the online travel-bookings industry. But what about Priceline's meteoric stock?.

Six Flags Rewards Investors Post-Bankruptcy

Six Flags Rewards Investors Post-Bankruptcy

A strong dividend yield and record breaking thrills are provided for shareholders of Six Flags.

This Startup Wants You to Pass the (Eggless) Mayonnaise

This Startup Wants You to Pass the (Eggless) Mayonnaise

Bill Gates is one board as Hampton Creek takes on food giants Kraft Foods and Unilever in the $1.9 billion mayonnaise industry.

Target Wants to Go to College With Your Kids and Your Money

Target Wants to Go to College With Your Kids and Your Money

Target's new college registry takes on Bed Bath & Beyond, while also indirectly raising the bar against Amazon as the big box retailer offers everything your student will need to settle in comfort and ease into higher learning.

Will McDonald's McUSA World Cup Burger Boost Arcos Dorados Stock?

Will McDonald's McUSA World Cup Burger Boost Arcos Dorados Stock?

McDonald's offers 2014 Brazil World Cup visitors country-specific burgers, which may come to the rescue of Arcos Dorados' down-in-the-dumps stock.

Adidas Looks to Beat Nike for Soccer Dominance in 2014 World Cup

Adidas Looks to Beat Nike for Soccer Dominance in 2014 World Cup

Adidas and Nike are going head to head at the 2014 World Cup, spending millions of dollars to endorse athletes and teams.

Investors Can Benefit From California Chrome's Historic Triple Crown Run

Investors Can Benefit From California Chrome's Historic Triple Crown Run

California Chrome's historic Triple Crown attempt puts these three investing storylines in the spotlight.