There are many positive attributes that Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) has to offer the investor. As a dividend aristocrat is a company that has been increasing their dividend for 20 years or longer, J&J has well surpassed this criteria by increasing their dividend for over 55 years.
The increases in dividend is supported by managements strategy to decentralize the company. This approach has created an atmosphere where the company can focus on the needs of a particular global region. As
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In a global environment where e-commerce is growing and oil prices look to remain relatively low, United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE:UPS) is an industry leader that is capitalizing in this environment.
United Parcel Service is the world’s largest package delivery company and a provider of supply chain management solutions. Currently, UPS operates in three segments: U.S. Domestic Package, International Package and Supply Chain & Freight.
Retail e-commerce has overtaken the traditional business-to-business deliveries. When comparing 2012 to estimates in
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When you’re the No. 1 company in a competitive sector like retail, all eyes are on you. In the case of Wal-Mart (NYSE:WMT), the No. 1 (meaning the biggest) company in the retail space, the competition is fierce. With direct competition from Costco (NASDAQ:COST), Target (NYSE:TGT), and Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN), plus discount stores like Dollar General (NYSE:DG) and Dollar Tree (NASDAQ:DLTR) picking away at the company, is Wal-Mart a company to invest in, or is it a company on the decline?
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Over the past year, Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) has been a laggard in the sector. As the chart below indicates, J&J has clearly fallen behind a couple of its competitors. As Johnson & Johnson has lagged the group and looks to have fallen out of favour, is this a good time to add to or enter a position, or is it time to turn away and look for opportunities elsewhere?
Johnson & Johnson is a multi-national company engaged in research
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When looking at the chart for Lowe’s Company (NYSE: LOW) we can see that the share price has come off over the past few months. Since the beginning of the year the share price has been relatively flat. So as we dive further into the company fundamentals and look for “cracks in the armor” we will look to solve the question, is this the beginning of a sell off or a healthy consolidation in a company with plenty of legs
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