June 2012 Investor Advisory Service Published with 3 Buys and 2 Sells
Posted on 5/25/2012
The June 2012 issue of the Investor Advisory Service is now available online for subscribers. To access the issue, please visit www.investoradvisoryservice.com. Print subscribers should expect to receive their issues by U.S. Mail within three business days.
Using the PEG Ratio to Value Stocks
Posted on 5/21/2012
One of the ways that our analysts and investors evaluate the valuation of a stock is to compare its Current Price/Earnings Ratio to the company's projected Earnings per Share growth rate. This comparison is known as the PEG Ratio.
One Year Ago in IAS: Abbott Labs
Posted on 5/21/2012
In the May 2011 issue of the Investor Advisory Service we recommended Abbott Labs, a maker of a broad line of healthcare products and pharmaceuticals. This large company had revenues in 2010 of $35.1 billion, and had grown earnings per share at an annualized rate of more than 8% since 2001. How have the company and its stock performed in the year since it was recommended?
May/June 2012 Interim Update Hot Off the Press
Posted on 5/4/2012
We have just published a special Interim Update of the Investor Advisory Service with company news items that have been announced since the publication of the May 2012 issue.
May 2012 Investor Advisory Service Published
Posted on 4/27/2012
Fastest Growing Stocks Covered by the Investor Advisory Service
Posted on 4/5/2012
Our primary focus in seeking out stocks for the Investor Advisory Service is for capital appreciation that results from the growth of companies' earnings over the long-term. Here is a look at some of the fastest growing companies currently covered by IAS, as seen in the April 2012 issue.
Alert: Global Payments
Posted on 4/4/2012
Investors in Global Payments (NYSE: GPN). a stock currently covered by the Investor Advisory Service, received quite a shock last Friday when the company revealed that it was the victim of a large-scale data breach. GPN made several announcements and held a conference call in combination with its quarterly earnings release.
One Year Ago in IAS: Synnex
Posted on 4/4/2012
In the April 2011 issue of the Investor Advisory Service we recommended SYNNEX (NYSE: SNX), a distributor of electronics. This large company had revenues in 2010 of $8.6 billion, and had grown earnings per share at an annualized rate of 19.4% since 2002. How have the company and its stock performed in the year since it was recommended?
What's the Best Performing Stock Since the 1987 Market Crash?
Posted on 3/13/2012
Since the stock market crash of 1987, what company's stock has performed the best? Apple? Nope. Microsoft? Wrong again. Wal-Mart? Not even close.
New Feature in IAS: Market Cap Indicator in Company Sort Tables
Posted on 3/9/2012
Many subscribers have requested help identifying the market capitalization of companies in the Investor Advisory Service, to better enable them to find companies that fit certain size requirements. In our February 2012 issue, we began including an indicator to help you identify the size of companies featured in the newsletter.
Recommended Reading: Stocks for the Long Run
Posted on 3/9/2012
This is the bible of long-term stock investing – not the how, but the why. Wharton School Professor Jeremy Siegel goes through estimated market returns for 200 years in the U.S., U.K., Germany and Japan to show a natural level of long-term return in these diverse markets over two centuries!
One Year Ago in IAS: Fabrinet
Posted on 3/2/2012
In the March 2011 issue of the Investor Advisory Service we recommended Fabrinet, a maker of optical instruments and industrial lasers and sensors. This midsized company had revenues in 2011 of $743.6 million, and had grown earnings per share at an annualized rate of 36.7% since 2009. How have the company and its stock performed in the year since it was recommended?
March 2012 IAS Issue Now Available
Posted on 2/24/2012
February 2012 Interim Update Published
Posted on 2/8/2012
We have just published a special Interim Update of the Investor Advisory Service.
February 2012 Investor Advisory Service Released
Posted on 1/27/2012
One Year Ago in IAS: Neustar, Inc.
Posted on 1/11/2012
In the February 2011 issue of the Investor Advisory Service we recommended Neustar, a telecom infrastructure company. This midsized company had revenues in 2010 of $526.8 million, and has grown earnings per share at an annualized rate of 19.4% since 2003. How have the company and its stock performed in the year since it was recommended?
"Top Stock Picks for 2012" Presented Live at RetailInvestorConferences.com
Posted on 1/10/2012
Douglas Gerlach, Editor-in-Chief of the award-winning Investor Advisory Service newsletter, will present the publication's top stock ideas and market outlook for 2012, and its top 2011 performers. Gerlach will also review the Investor Advisory Service's methodologies that enable it to achieve long-term investing success for subscribers.
IAS Named to 2012 Investment Newsletter Honor Roll
Posted on 1/6/2012
The Investor Advisory Service is proud to be named to the Investment Newsletter Honor Roll of the Hulbert Financial Digest for our third consecutive year of eligibility. In 2012, the IAS was one of just nine equity and mutual fund newsletters to receive this prestigious accolade.
Top Picks for 2012 from MSN Money Columnist Michael Brush
Posted on 1/5/2012
MSN Money columnist Michael Brush wrapped up the year with "12 Stock Picks for 2012 from Top Pros," presenting ideas from several of the Hulbert Financial Digest's Investment Newsletter Honor Roll recipients. Included in his article are a couple of ideas from our own Investor Advisory Service analyst Dan Boyle. Read the full article here.
Top-Yielding Stocks Covered by the Investor Advisory Service
Posted on 12/13/2011
While our primary focus in stocks recommended in the Investor Advisory Service is for capital appreciation, we recognize that many of our subscribers are attracted to companies that pay significant dividends. Here are the top yielding stocks as determined in the December 2011 issue of IAS.