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Colgate to Buy Back Shares

The Board of Directors of household, personal care and oral health products company Colgate-Palmolive (NYSE: CL - $63.52) authorized the repurchase of shares of the company’s common stock having an aggregate purchase price of up to $5 billion under a new share repurchase program, which replaced the company’s previous $5 billion repurchase program authorized in 2015. Maintaining its quarterly… Continue reading Colgate to Buy Back Shares

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Oracle Stumbles Despite Earnings Beat; Lowers Guidance

Shares of Oracle Corp. (NYSE: ORCL- $42.93) are lower by about 3.3% despite a revenue and earnings beat for the company’s fourth quarter, as guidance came in below expectations.  Revenue was up 7% to $11.3 billion compared last year and earnings per share, on an adjusted basis, was up 11% to $0.99 and five cents ahead of analysts’… Continue reading Oracle Stumbles Despite Earnings Beat; Lowers Guidance

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Jabil Beats on Sales and Earnings; Announces Buyback

St. Petersburg, Florida’s Jabil, Inc. (NYSE: JBL - $27.90) a supplier of turnkey manufacturing services for circuit board assemblies and systems, posted mostly positive fiscal third-quarter results. The company achieved revenues of $5.4 billion, far more than expectations of $4.9 billion and 21% higher than the previous-year figure. Adjusted earnings per share rose to $0.46 from $0.31, exceeding… Continue reading Jabil Beats on Sales and Earnings; Announces Buyback

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Allocation Update – Aggressive Portfolio

In today’s update, we will look at the allocation for the aggressive candidates and, based on factors cited the other day, tweak the recommended distribution across the group. For the most part, I am fairly comfortable with the current allocation that has worked well over the past year. However, I am going to lighten my… Continue reading Allocation Update – Aggressive Portfolio