FR: Avoid the Post Office With This Industry Leader

Article: Avoid the Post Office With This Industry Leader My first “Fool Revisited” piece in a while looks to be about a company that has done quite well for itself in the nearly seven years that I wrote the article. I’d like to think that my stupid little piece had an impact on that, butContinue reading “FR: Avoid the Post Office With This Industry Leader”

PepsiCo Buys SodaStream

Note: I’ll occasionally pop up back on here to write stuff about the stocks that are in my mother’s portfolio (which I manage). Though I missed the latest round of earnings for all of those companies – a complete failure on my part – I do continue to keep abreast of what is happening toContinue reading “PepsiCo Buys SodaStream”

Parks & Movies Boost Disney, While the Media Segment Struggles

The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) reported earnings (PDF link) after the market closed on Tuesday, May 8th, and the “House of Mouse” posted solid results, driven primarily by blockbuster movies and attendance at its amusement parks: Net revenue of $14.5 billion, up from $13.3 billion (9% increase year-over-year) Net income of $2.94 billion, upContinue reading “Parks & Movies Boost Disney, While the Media Segment Struggles”