Monthly Archives: June 2013

Money Tree Portfolio: Investing In McDonalds

For more information about the money tree portfolio, click here Company Profile: McDonald’s Corporation operates restaurants in a franchise business where franchisees pay for  the costs of the building and equipment while MCD owns the land/building or secures both through a lease. Revenues to the company come in the form os sales from company owned stores,… Read More »

Money Tree Portfolio: Investing In Altria Group

For more information about the money tree portfolio, click here Company Profile: Altria Group, Inc. is a tobacco products company that has three lines of business: manufacture and sale of tobacco products, production and sale of packed food and beverage products, and financing. You can find a variety of its products through retail stores, supermarkets, drug… Read More »

Why Superman Man of Steel Sucks Big Steely Balls

With the recent release of Man of Steel, another superman movie, many fans and critics alike have high expectations for this film. Afterall, this is Zack Snyder’s reimagination of the Superman story after the mediocre performance of Superman Returns (released in 2006), which left many audiences snoozing throughout the film, and Warner Brothers desperate for… Read More »

3 Warning Signs For Dividend Investors

Just because a stock is yielding an above market dividend rate, it may not mean that this stock is a screaming buy. And by above market yield I mean around 3%. I wrote about how to analyze a stock based upon its financial information here, but there are other considerations to make when investing in… Read More »