Dave Butler

With a background in economics, Butler has been writing investment articles for about four years now. He likes value plays, and equities that avoid debt. He believes in earnings, not charts.

Recent Articles By The Author

3 Important Earnings Reports I'll Be Watching This Week

3 Important Earnings Reports I'll Be Watching This Week

This quarter is a heavy test for Tilray because of the stock's lofty valuation.

Tailored Brands Is Not the Right Fit - Even With Its Lofty Dividend Yield

Tailored Brands Is Not the Right Fit - Even With Its Lofty Dividend Yield

The business of the JoS. A. Bank and Men's Wearhouse parent continues to shrink.

Brexit Is Not as Bad as It May Seem: Here's How I'm Playing It

Brexit Is Not as Bad as It May Seem: Here's How I'm Playing It

The opposition seems to be trying for another referendum. Meantime, British bank stocks, like Lloyd's, should keep benefiting from anything other than a 'hard' Brexit.

Dick's Sporting Goods: A Lot of Value. A Lot Left to Prove.

Dick's Sporting Goods: A Lot of Value. A Lot Left to Prove.

This is a defining moment for retailers such as Dick's.

I Like the Trends That American Eagle Has Been Putting Together

I Like the Trends That American Eagle Has Been Putting Together

AEO is developing a track record of sales growth and they've maintained strong net income.

Abercrombie & Fitch Is Doing Well but It's Just a Little Expensive For My Taste

Abercrombie & Fitch Is Doing Well but It's Just a Little Expensive For My Taste

Forward guidance suggests that sales growth can continue at current rates.

I Like Target Stock at Current Prices

I Like Target Stock at Current Prices

TGT is one of the names that has adapted very well in the shifting retail landscape.

I Think the Sheer Value of Kohl's Stock Makes This One a Buy

I Think the Sheer Value of Kohl's Stock Makes This One a Buy

KSS is a good value stock that has kept stable sales in a less than cordial market.

3 Key Earnings Reports I'll Be Watching This Week

3 Key Earnings Reports I'll Be Watching This Week

Keep an eye on retailer stocks this week, with big names set to report their quarterly earnings.

Two Months Into 2019, It's Time To Take Stock of My Winners and Losers

Two Months Into 2019, It's Time To Take Stock of My Winners and Losers

And the winners so far outnumber the losers among the six stocks that include a cannabis company, a couple financial giants and two oil plays.