National Presto Industries (NYSE: NPK) announced its wholly owned subsidiary, AMTEC Corp., won an $84.5 million contract from the Department of the Army. Deliveries for the contract are scheduled in 2017. The defense segment represents the company’s fastest-growing sector despite weakness in the first quarter due to the timing of… Read More
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We have now seen all the quarterly results for stocks held in the Dividend Champions portfolio and are pleased to report that all of the Champions either maintained or increased their dividends.Compared with the same period last year, the average dividend increase was 5.7%, with the highest increase achieved by… Read More
UBS Group’s (NYSE: UBS) deleveraging efforts, first announced in 2012, have been successful. The company recently received an upgrade from S&P Global ratings recognizing its efforts to reduce debt and to move away from investment banking to wealth management. S&P upgraded it from a BBB+ to A- and said UBS… Read More
Equity Commonwealth’s earnings have fallen in step with its asset base. The company has divested about $2.2 billion in assets under its new turnaround plan, with plans to sell off another $800 million before it begins investing in growth again. This hasn’t all been negative since it’s used the excess… Read More
Alliance Fiber Optics Products (NSDQ: AFOP) is being bought by Corning, one of its long-time partners. Under the terms of the deal, AFOP shareholders will receive $18.50 per share, which represents a 37.5% return for RRS subscribers. Although it’s still well below its 52-week high of $22.35, we believe you… Read More
Brookfield Real Estate Services (TSX: BRE, OTC: BREUF) announced cash flow from operations (CFFO) for the full year 2015 increased by 12% to CAD28.9 million, or 2.26 per share. Royalty revenues for the year were $39.9 million compared to $37.4 million in 2014. The increased royalties and improvement in CFFO… Read More