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William Bias

William has been a stock market enthusiast since 1992.

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Financial Thought of the Day August 27, 2014: Cash Is King

The rule of thumb in the past is to always have enough cash on hand to live on for six months. I would say in this day and age of economic volatility for your average Joe is to have enough cash on to live on for 1-2 years. Moreover, [more]

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Financial Thought of the Day August 26, 2014: Pennies Adds Up to Dollars

When it comes to saving money pennies adds up to dollars. For example let's say you can eat at home for half the price of eating out:  [more]

Mon Aug 25

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Financial Thought of the Day August 25, 2014: Return on Equity

Return On Equity is defined by the following formula: Return On Equity = (Net Income/Stockholder's Equity) x 100. It is a [more]

Fri Aug 22

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Criteo (CRTO) will Outperform the S&P 500

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Idexx Laboratories (IDXX) will Outperform the S&P 500

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Financial Thought of the Day August 22, 2014: Think Long-Term

When investing in the stock market it always pays to think long-term. Stock prices move up and down every day. However, if you think like a business owner and invest in a company that sits behind high barriers to entry against [more]

Thu Aug 21

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Financial Thought of the Day August 21, 2014: Always Pay Yourself First

When you receive a payday always set aside 10% for emergencies and/or other savings and investment. You can't invest in appreciable assets such as stocks if you don't save. [more]

Wed Aug 20

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Financial Thought of the Day August 20, 2014: Free Cash Flow

Free Cash Flow is defined by the following formula: FCF = Operating Cash Flow - Capital Expenditures. This represents a better measure of a company's profitability as it strips away [more]

Tue Aug 19

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Financial Thought of the Day August 19, 2014: The P/E Ratio

The price to earnings ratio, also known as the P/E ratio, represents the most commonly quoted valuation measure in the stock market. It's basically  [more]

Tue Jul 29

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Here Are 3 Things to Consider Before Investing in McDonald’s

McDonald's may be at the precipice of a fundamental decline.

Wed Jul 23

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Here Are 3 Reasons Why Hasbro Actually Performed Well So Far This Year

Hasbro has a bright future ahead of it.

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Here’s Why Mattel Hit a Bump in the Road

Mattel's stock is down, but not out, which brings a cheaper price for Foolish long-term investors.

Fri Jul 18

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Cognex (CGNX) will Outperform the S&P 500

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Sherwin-Williams (SHW) will Outperform the S&P 500

Thu Jul 17

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Here are 4 Ways Dr Pepper Snapple Group Could Maximize Shareholder Wealth

Improving efficiency is fine, but Dr Pepper needs to expand its global footprint as well. Here are some ways it could do that.

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Coca-Cola, SeaWorld, and Starbucks: 3 Companies on The Move

Here's what these companies are doing for shareholders.

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The Business Behind Keurig and Where Its Heading

Keurig Green Mountain works to set itself apart from the competition. A brighter future lies ahead for the company and its shareholders.

Mon Jul 14

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Dunkin Brands Vs Starbucks: Are They Really That Similar?

Dunkin' Brands and Starbucks possess differences as well as similarities.

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4 Things You Look for in Coca-Cola’s Earnings Call

Will Coca-Cola's initiatives pay off in Q2 2014?

Wed Jul 9

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Would You Share a Coke With Your BFF?

The "Share a Coke" marketing campaign met with great success in Western Europe. Can its success be duplicated here?

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