Jobs Data Drives the Rally — Thursday’s IP Market Recap

Two positive jobs reports out Thursday helped brighten the mood on Wall Street and sent the indices to solid gains. More 

Grade My Top 5 Buys for 2012

Early this year, I shared with you my 2012 Profit Playbook video and discussed my top five stocks for the New Year. Let's take a closer look at how we've done More 

S&P’s Streak Still Alive — Thursday’s IP Market Recap

The S&P 500 managed to hold onto a fifth straight day of gains, while the Dow dropped off. However, news on the earnings front leaned mostly to the down side. More 

Advance Auto Parts Misses on Q2 Sales, Profit

Advance Auto Parts posted lower second-quarter earnings that missed Wall Street estimates and cut its outlook for the year. More 

3 Auto Parts Suppliers for Your Garage

Consumers are keeping automobiles longer, providing investors with an opportunity to buy into the trend with these three solid auto parts suppliers. More 

Genuine Parts Keeps Running Smoothly

Genuine Parts distributes automotive replacement parts, industrial replacement parts, office products, and electrical/electronic materials and is a solid play More 

A Snoozer Business With Eye-Opening Growth

MSC Industrial Direct deals in boring stuff -- but very profitably. Its business is supplying the stuff that other businesses need to survive. More