Articles written by: Carlos Wienstein

Focusing The Bulls-Eye on These Stocks:  Sparta Capital Ltd. (TSXV:SAY),  USA Technologies, Inc. (NasdaqGM:USAT)

Focusing The Bulls-Eye on These Stocks: Sparta Capital Ltd. (TSXV:SAY), USA Technologies, Inc. (NasdaqGM:USAT)

Sparta Capital Ltd. (TSXV:SAY) has a Value Composite score of 88. Developed by James O’Shaughnessy, the VC score uses six valuation ratios. These ratios are price to earnings, price to cash flow, EBITDA to EV, price to book value, price to sales and shareholder yield.  The VC score is displayed as a number between 1 and 100. In general, a company […]

What Stance Are Analysts Taking on United Insurance Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:UIHC)?

What Stance Are Analysts Taking on United Insurance Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:UIHC)?

United Insurance Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:UIHC) currently has an Average Broker Rating of 2. The ABR rank within the industry stands at 179. This number is based on the 3 sell-side firms polled by Zacks.   Each brokerage research report carries with it some form of recommendation. The brokerage firms may use different lingo for their rating systems (like saying Outperform instead […]

Is TherapeuticsMD, Inc. (NasdaqGS:TXMD)’s Proft Growth of 46.3660% Enough For Investors?

Is TherapeuticsMD, Inc. (NasdaqGS:TXMD)’s Proft Growth of 46.3660% Enough For Investors?

TherapeuticsMD, Inc. (NasdaqGS:TXMD) has posted year over year net profit growth of 46.3660%.  The net profit number is the nuts and bolts of a firm’s financial health.  Healthy and consistent net profit growth provide investors with confidence that the firm will continue to be profitable and result in the share price moving in a positive direction.  On the other hand, […]

With YoY Profit Growth of 3.4620%, Should Richelieu Hardware Ltd. (TSX:RCH) Owners Be Pleased?

With YoY Profit Growth of 3.4620%, Should Richelieu Hardware Ltd. (TSX:RCH) Owners Be Pleased?

In deep diving into the profits for Richelieu Hardware Ltd. (TSX:RCH) we can see that the trailing 12 months net profit growth stands at 3.4620%.   The calculation for this number is as follows: 1yr Growth Net Profit = 1 year percentage growth in Net Profit After Tax. Net profit is also referred to as the bottom line.  This is one of […]

Running the numbers: How Does Korn/Ferry International (NYSE:KFY) Stack Up?

Running the numbers: How Does Korn/Ferry International (NYSE:KFY) Stack Up?

Here we will take a look at several key ratios for Korn/Ferry International (NYSE:KFY), starting with the Book to Market (BTM) ratio. Value investors seek stocks with high BTMs for their portfolios.  The ratio is a comparison of the firm’s net asset value per share to it’s current price.  This is helpful in determining how the market values the company […]

Bargain Hunter’s Delight: What’s the Latest on Calavo Growers, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVGW)?

Bargain Hunter’s Delight: What’s the Latest on Calavo Growers, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVGW)?

Seasoned investors are often on the lookout for a value name with solid upside.  Recently attention has been given to shares of Calavo Growers, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVGW) as the stock recently touched $89.27, a -1.60% move from the most recent open. Some traders may be using technical analysis to try and beat the stock market. There are many different indicators that traders have […]

Trading Notes: Ultimate Oscillator Below 40 for This Stock: Sonic Automotive (SAH)

Trading Notes: Ultimate Oscillator Below 40 for This Stock: Sonic Automotive (SAH)

Looking further at shares of Sonic Automotive (SAH), we have seen that the Ultimate Oscillator reading is currently below 40. Traders tracking this signal may be watching to see if the stock may possibly be heading into oversold territory.  The primary goal for some beginner traders might be just trying to survive. Traders that are disciplined with their money management […]