Blog Archive for March, 2012
Friday, Mar. 30, 2012 8:00PM EDT
Country's exporting companies have been benefiting from a recovering U.S. economy and weakening yen
Thursday, Mar. 29, 2012 7:35PM EDT
We check in on the portfolio that combined the strategies of Peter Lynch and Warren Buffett
Wednesday, Mar. 28, 2012 8:10PM EDT
Portfolio selected using Joel Greenblatt's simple strategy hurt by steep drop in some stocks since April, 2011
Tuesday, Mar. 27, 2012 7:15PM EDT
CPMS screen puts emphasis on solid earnings, growing book values and consistent growth
Monday, Mar. 26, 2012 4:20PM EDT
ETFs and index funds that track Nasdaq's largest 100 non-financials are the stars so far in 2012
Thursday, Mar. 22, 2012 8:10PM EDT
Screen captures Canadian-listed companies that derive a significant portion of their revenue from the Middle Kingdom
Wednesday, Mar. 21, 2012 7:25PM EDT
These companies have substantially increased their market share against their peers over the past year
Tuesday, Mar. 20, 2012 7:55PM EDT
We search for cash-rich technology companies with the potential to provide a payout to shareholders
Monday, Mar. 19, 2012 7:10PM EDT
Companies that spin off cash and can help finance their own acquisition become particularly attractive
Monday, Mar. 19, 2012 7:00AM EDT
ECB's cheap loans to lenders under Long-Term Refinancing Operations were the watershed event
Thursday, Mar. 15, 2012 6:23PM EDT
Canadian public companies that are ramping up investment in their future
Wednesday, Mar. 14, 2012 5:27PM EDT
S&P 500 firms that have increased R&D spending the most over the last four quarters
Tuesday, Mar. 13, 2012 5:08PM EDT
An updated hunt for U.S. stocks with attractive outlooks and improving profitability
Monday, Mar. 12, 2012 4:55PM EDT
The biggest losers among investment funds over the past 15 years
Thursday, Mar. 08, 2012 8:00PM EST
A modest payout ratio gives the company the ability to maintain its dividend even if earnings hit a bump
Wednesday, Mar. 07, 2012 6:39PM EST
CPMS screened more than 700 firms according to four-year average ROE, estimate revisions and much more
Tuesday, Mar. 06, 2012 2:40PM EST
Since its 2010 inception, Canadian version of stock screen has returns of 23.6 per cent versus 7.6 per cent for S&P/TSX
Monday, Mar. 05, 2012 7:35PM EST
Screen looks for TSX-listed stocks that have done a share buyback over the last year - and increased their payouts
Friday, Mar. 02, 2012 7:15PM EST
Funds loaded with uranium, gold or energy stocks lead pack, year to date
Thursday, Mar. 01, 2012 7:40PM EST
Validea screen using key fundamentals formulated on the strategies of the founders of the Motley Fool website
Number Cruncher Contributors
Ian McGugan is the Investment Editor of The Globe and Mail and has been writing about investing, economics and business for more than 20 years. He joined the Globe and Mail in 2010.
Michael Bowman is a portfolio manager at Hamilton-based Wickham Investment Counsel Inc., an adviser to high net worth clients.
John Heinzl has been writing about business and investing since 1990. A native of Hamilton, he earned a master's degree from the University of Western Ontario's Graduate School of Journalism and completed the Canadian Securities Course with honours.
Jacqueline Nelson is a financial services reporter at the Report on Business.
David Parkinson has been covering business and financial markets since 1990, and has been with The Globe and Mail since 2000.
Jody has previously worked as a senior editor at Canadian Business Online and has written for MoneySense Magazine, Maclean's, the National Post and other national publications.
Shirley Won covers the fund industry and investments. She joined the Globe and Mail in 1996, and has also worked at the Montreal Gazette and Canadian Press.