10 NYSE-Listed Auto Parts Makers

The auto components industry is a multi-billion dollar industry worldwide. The U.S. is home to the largest auto parts industry in the world since the country has the highest number of autos anywhere. Hence investing in this auto parts makers can be a winning strategy. According to one research report, the U.S. auto parts industry …

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Ten Express Delivery Industry Stocks To Consider

The Air Courier and Express Delivery industry is a multi billion dollar industry in the U.S. Here are a few facts about this industry as of 2011: Number of firms: Over 7,000 Same-day Market: $8.7 billion Total Market: $14.5 billion Source: Industry Profile,  MCAA Antonov An-225 – The largest airplane in the world Competition is …

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Three Auto Dealership Chain Stocks To Consider

Thousands of auto dealers operate in the country but most of them are private companies run by local families for generations. However a few of them are large with hundreds of dealerships and are publicly-listed. In this post, let  us a take a quick at three of them. Before we dive into the details, there …

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The Top 4 Greek Yogurt Brands

Greek yogurt was introduced to the U.S. market 15 years ago by Fage, the Athens-based privately-held yogurt company according to a recent article in Bloomberg BusinessWeek. Since then Greek yogurt held a small share of the multi-billion dollar yogurt market in the country. However in the past few years that has changed with consumers buying Greek …

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Five Stocks With Potential for Good Returns

  In this post lets take a quick at five stocks from different industries and some of the reasons to own them: 1.Applied Industrial Technologies Inc (AIT) Applied Industrial celebrated its 90th anniversary this month. Based in the mid-west the company is an industrial distributor selling products including bearings, power transmission components, fluid power components and …

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Five Defensive Sector Stocks To Consider

Consumer staples, utilities, healthcare, etc. are considered as defensive sectors since people need them regardless of the state of the economy. Hence allocating a portion of one’s portfolio to these sectors is always a good idea.During volatile market conditions these stocks not only offer some stability to a portfolio but also offer growth with decent dividend yields …

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