Conservative Portfolio

China is Driving Growth at Starbucks

China is proving to be a catalyst for Starbuck’s (SBUX) growth, as sales in the China/Asia Pacific region rose 54% from the same qtr a year ago.

Public Storage Rents Up, Occupancy Down

Public Storage (PSA) had decent growth last qtr as rent per square foot was as yet occupancy rates were down. This is a nice safe dividend stock.

Illinois Tool Works is Finally On Sale

Illinois Tool Works (ITW) has been overvalued for years, and now a dip in the stock prices gives conservative investors a chance to buy.

Is Celgene Now a Value Stock?

Biotech drug company Celgene (CELG) has lost around half its value since last Fall. At this point, is the stock a good value?

JPMorgan has an Easy Working Environment

JPMorgan (JPM) achieved broad-based gains throughout its major divisions last qtr. With Trump boosting the economy & raising interest rates, JPM has an easy working environment.

UnitedHealth’s Results Continue to Shine

UnitedHealth (UNH) has beaten the street, upped estimates, and delivered at least 23% profit growth the last 7 qtrs. And along the way the stock has continued to shine.