Peter Cohan
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InvestorPlace Writer

Peter Cohan is president of Peter S. Cohan & Associates, a management consulting and venture capital firm he founded in 1994. By conducting over 150 consulting projects, he has helped governments and businesses to identify, evaluate and profit from growth opportunities that spring from new technologies. Three of his portfolio companies were sold for a total of $2 billion.

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Recent Articles

Why Autozone Outruns Advance Auto Parts

Dec. 6, 2011, 1:13 pm EST – Market leader AZO's hefty margins and faster growth beat out industry runner-up AAP. But if new car sales jump, their business could slow. More 

Try PVH on for Size, Leave Warnaco on the Rack

Dec. 5, 2011, 8:17 am EST – The Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein brands helped PVH Corp. exceed earnings expectations and Warnaco is growing, too. But, if you have to leave one on the rack, here's our pick. More 

Expect Fossil Shares to Fare Better than Movado

Dec. 2, 2011, 8:15 am EST – Of the two watchmakers, growth and stock value look more attractive with Fossil. More 

Are These 2 Suit Stocks the Right Fit for You?

Dec. 1, 2011, 9:00 am EST – Men's clothing retailers seem to decent bellwethers for the economy -- but how do Jos. A. Bank, Men's Wearhouse size up on their own? More 

Ralcorp Shares Taste Better Than Kellogg

Nov. 30, 2011, 11:08 am EST – RAH could be taken over and it has backing by a winning hedge fund – Kellogg is shrinking. More 

Foot Locker or Finish Line: Which Should You Run With?

Nov. 28, 2011, 12:18 pm EST – Industry leader Foot Locker currently has a more appealing valuation, although the much smaller Finish Line has slightly wider margins. More 

Should You Store Stock in QLogic or Brocade?

Nov. 23, 2011, 9:48 am EST – Network storage providers Qlogic and Brocade are booming lately and do business in a rapidly growing field. Which is right for you? More 

St. Jude or Medtronic: Which Is Healthier for Your Portfolio?

Nov. 22, 2011, 11:14 am EST – STJ and MDT are thriving in a tough industry -- cardiovascular rhythm management -- but one may have an edge. More 

Buy This Stock for Value Menu Prices!

Nov. 21, 2011, 11:38 am EST – Wendy’s (WEN) and Jack in the Box (JACK) are clear second fiddles to McDonald's, but one of them is a bargain if it can turn around its performance in 2012. More 

Watch Your Wealth Grow on Disney, CBS

Nov. 11, 2011, 9:37 am EST – Both DIS and CBS are solid entertainment stocks with strong growth potential, but one might prove to be the better industry value. See our top pick. More