Staka’s Activity

Sat Apr 30

CAPS Underperform Pitch

Staka wrote about Amazon.com (AMZN) . 1:26 PM

AMZN Underperform

Despite the earnings hit they are highly overvalued. I expect a relative underperformance going forward.

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Staka made a pick in CAPS. 1:26 PM

Amazon.com (AMZN) will Underperform the S&P 500

CAPS Outperform Pitch

Staka wrote about The Travelers Companies, Inc. (TRV) . 1:23 PM

TRV Outperform

Positive:
- Earnings miss provides good entry point
- Not cheap but a very good management
- Dividend

Negative:
- Insurance risks

Category: EYLSG:3

Caps Pick

Staka made a pick in CAPS. 1:23 PM

The Travelers Companies, Inc. (TRV) will Outperform the S&P 500

Sat Apr 23

CAPS Underperform Pitch

Staka wrote about AT&T (T) . 12:55 PM

T Underperform

A bit to much optimism is in the market with respect to AT&T. They are to big to show much growth. They still have much debt and they create a considerable negative cash flow by serving their dividend. They will lag in the coming upward move of [more]

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Staka made a pick in CAPS. 12:55 PM

AT&T (T) will Underperform the S&P 500

CAPS Outperform Pitch

Staka wrote about Aflac (AFL) . 12:43 PM

AFL Outperform

Positive:
- Momentum coupled with still reasonable valuations
- Good dividend

Negative:
- Recent runup coupled with no or even a slightly negative surprise in coming earnings could stall the upward trend

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Caps Pick

Staka made a pick in CAPS. 12:43 PM

Aflac (AFL) will Outperform the S&P 500

Sat Apr 16

CAPS Outperform Pitch

Staka wrote about Booz Allen Hamilton Inc. (BAH) . 12:28 PM

BAH Outperform

Positive:
- Well managed, good culture, consistent success
- Global threat mitigation with respect to terrorism is an area where they are strong and growing
- They are exceptionally well connected to the DoD which consistently moves [more]

Caps Pick

Staka made a pick in CAPS. 12:28 PM

Booz Allen Hamilton Inc. (BAH) will Outperform the S&P 500

Sun Apr 10

CAPS Outperform Pitch

Staka wrote about Kohl's Corp (KSS) . 2:52 AM

KSS Outperform

Positive:
- Reasonably valued, high dividend
- Good entry point after last earnings hit
- Generally a lot of pessimism surounds the department businesses which already is reflected in the share price of Kohls and usually is a good [more]

Caps Pick

Staka made a pick in CAPS. 2:52 AM

Kohl's Corp (KSS) will Outperform the S&P 500

Tue Apr 5

CAPS Outperform Pitch

Staka wrote about Hartford Financial Services (HIG) . 5:26 AM

HIG Outperform

Positive:
- Close to tangible book value
- Positive momentum, low volatility
- Good dividend

Negative:
- Financial/investment company which will suffer in a market correction

Category: BV:1

Caps Pick

Staka made a pick in CAPS. 5:26 AM

Hartford Financial Services (HIG) will Outperform the S&P 500

Sat Mar 26

CAPS Outperform Pitch

Staka wrote about The Kroger Co. (KR) . 12:15 PM

KR Outperform

Positive:
- I see some relative value (compared to S&P500 and competitors)
- Defensive stock with a stable business and a conservative balance sheet
- Still growth in a stagnating market, taking market shares from competitors
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Staka made a pick in CAPS. 12:15 PM

The Kroger Co. (KR) will Outperform the S&P 500

Sat Mar 19

CAPS Outperform Pitch

Staka wrote about General Dynamics (GD) . 11:53 AM

GD Outperform

Positive:
- No matter whether Trump or Clinton becomes president, the next president will intensify war with many parties world wide
- Many options to contract big bussiness, e.g. with more Zumwalds
- Pays a good dividend

[more]

Caps Pick

Staka made a pick in CAPS. 11:53 AM

General Dynamics (GD) will Outperform the S&P 500

Sat Mar 12

CAPS Outperform Pitch

Staka wrote about Western Union (WU) . 1:21 PM

WU Outperform

Positive:
- Established network
- Despite a lot of competition they still show no shrinkage
- Most of these competitive threats are well known and priced in (no share price growth over 5 years)
- Shares are cheap, good [more]

Caps Pick

Staka made a pick in CAPS. 1:21 PM

Western Union (WU) will Outperform the S&P 500
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