David Sharek

David Sharek is stock portfolio manager at Shareks Stock Portfolios and the founder of The School of Hard Stocks. David's posted four years of +40% returns in his 16 year career. His Growth Portfolio has averaged investors 13% per year since 2003, 5% better than the S&P 500's 8% during that time. His book The School of Hard Stocks can be found on Amazon.com.

Weibo’s Numbers Continue to Shine

Weibo’s (WB) stock has been cut in half — from a high of $142 to $71 — but still the numbers WB puts out continue to shine.

Ball Corp Jumps As Hurricane Florence Hits

Can company Ball Corp (BLL) jumped last week. On no real news. Well, Hurricane Florence hit the East Coast. Perhaps people are “investing” in canned goods and beverages.

Investors are Valuing Wingstop on its Potential

Investors are valuing Wingstop (WING) stock on the growth opportunity the company has, both in the U.S. and Internationally. I think a 27 P/E for 22% growth is high.

Re-Ranking the Top Stocks

There’s been a lot of changes in the stock market recently. David Sharek is re-ranking my top stocks, here’s six of his current leaders:

HubSpot Could Be the Next Salesforce

Shares of HubSpot (HUBS) have more than doubled in a year. HUBS has a P/E higher than 200. But it could be the next Salesforce.

MasterCard is Experiencing Rapid Profit Growth

MasterCard (MA) was still able to grow profits a staggering 51% last qtr with help of acquisitions, lower taxes and stock buybacks. Here’s where I see MA going next.

Cleaning Supplies Are Selling Well at Ecolab

Chemical company Ecolab (ECL) has been a consistent double-digit grower, while raising its dividend each year since 1991. With the economy doing well, so is ECL.