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

Are Tariffs Holding Back the Potential for Best Buy?

Are Tariffs Holding Back the Potential for Best Buy?

After a solid earnings report, Best Buy remains a good stock to own, but not to accumulate.

Retail Earnings: 3 More Key Reports to Watch This Week

Retail Earnings: 3 More Key Reports to Watch This Week

Keep your eye on these names. Here's what to look for.

We're Seeing Some Concerning Signs From Retail as Home Depot, Kohl's Report

We're Seeing Some Concerning Signs From Retail as Home Depot, Kohl's Report

I don't see the appeal in HD, and KSS just disappointed in a big way.

4 Big Earnings Reports I'm Watching This Week

4 Big Earnings Reports I'm Watching This Week

It's a key week for retail stocks, with these four well-known names all set to post quarterly results.

Walmart Invests in Its Future

Walmart Invests in Its Future

I think WMT serves as a good name to play and is a much better deal than trying to grab on to Amazon shares.

Macy's: A Company in Limbo

Macy's: A Company in Limbo

When Macy's announced big improvements last December, the stock had quite a run. Now, investors are waiting to see more.

Trade War Endgame: Can the United States Win?

Trade War Endgame: Can the United States Win?

Thoughts on a controversial topic.

2 Stocks to Watch on Earnings This Week

2 Stocks to Watch on Earnings This Week

As Walmart and Macy's report, keep an eye on these retail growth indicators.

Zillow Is Too Expensive to Buy Right Now

Zillow Is Too Expensive to Buy Right Now

Despite a 51% revenue bump, Zillow will continue to have rising expenses as it expands.

Disney Has a Lot of Promise, and Knows How to Capitalize

Disney Has a Lot of Promise, and Knows How to Capitalize

Disney will be a stock to own for years to come. Despite the market's highs, it is a buy.