Thomas Scarlett

Tom Scarlett has been an investment analyst for more than 20 years. He has written for Personal Finance, Utility Forecaster, Forecast and Strategies, Global Investing and other publications. He has also been an editor at Bloomberg BNA and Thompson Publishing.

Recent Articles By The Author

Here's Why Marriott International Is a Great Stock to Buy Now

Here's Why Marriott International Is a Great Stock to Buy Now

Marriott International (MAR) is extending its dominance in the hospitality business, and its stock price will benefit.

World Leader in Earth Imagery DigitalGlobe a Promising Pick for Smart Investors

World Leader in Earth Imagery DigitalGlobe a Promising Pick for Smart Investors

Net income increased year over year in the second quarter, and the company's share price is on the upswing.

CarMax Rides Good Reputation, Brand Loyalty to an Increasing Share Price

CarMax Rides Good Reputation, Brand Loyalty to an Increasing Share Price

America's top car retailer suffered after the Great Recession, but revenues have risen over the past three years.

Merck Potential Blockbuster Drug, Key Acquisition Make It a Good Bet for Investors

Merck Potential Blockbuster Drug, Key Acquisition Make It a Good Bet for Investors

The FDA approved Merck's Keytruda, a drug to treat metastatic and recurrent cancer.

JPMorgan Chase Offers the Most Safety Among Big Banks

JPMorgan Chase Offers the Most Safety Among Big Banks

The banking giant has assets of $2.4 trillion and will do the most to guarantee your profits.

Schlumberger: Fueling Your Portfolio

Schlumberger: Fueling Your Portfolio

Investing in industry leaders can power your portfolio.

3M Businesses on the Upswing as Consumer Spending Surges

3M Businesses on the Upswing as Consumer Spending Surges

Four of the Midwestern manufacturer's five business units posted margins of above 23% in the last quarter.

Starbucks Should Continue to Benefit from Strength in Consumer Spending

Starbucks Should Continue to Benefit from Strength in Consumer Spending

In its most recent earnings, the company achieved record sales and profits in China.

FedEx Acquisition Should Carry the Company to Stronger Growth

FedEx Acquisition Should Carry the Company to Stronger Growth

As the economy gains momentum, FedEx is taking off. Here is why it is a much better stock than its rivals.

Buy Delta as Oil Prices Stay Low

Buy Delta as Oil Prices Stay Low

Cheaper fuel has created opportunities in the airline sector, especially for Delta.