Fairfax Financial and its CEO are sometimes compared with Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway. Here's why Fairfax is the most attractive.
By Evan Lazarus | Sep 27, 2016
Let’s take a good look at American Express stock again so you can see what I mean about letting a trade develop, and what's ahead for this stock.
By Marshall Hargrave | Aug 31, 2016
The banking industry has been rattled by new financial technology and politicians who want to shake up too-big-to-fail banks. Amid the commotion, here are two lenders that investors can still love.
By Marshall Hargrave | Mar 14, 2016
The loss of the Costco credit card business is profound for American Express, but another company is in line to cash in.
By Marshall Hargrave | Mar 9, 2016
Yes, everybody knows Warren Buffett loves Wells Fargo. But another Buffett bank favorite is now Berkshire Hathaway's fourth-largest equity investment.
By Marshall Hargrave | Aug 12, 2015
A large activist hedge fund is targeting a beaten-down stock that also happens to be a Warren Buffett favorite.
By Marshall Hargrave | May 26, 2015
Many of Warren Buffett's stocks have been under pressure this year, including IBM and American Express, which are both down over 7% for the last 12 months.
By Rick Pendergraft | May 12, 2015
AmEx stock has not gotten off to a good start in 2015. It has fallen from the $94 range to a recent low of $76.53. Yet it's now showing signs of life.
By Jay Taylor | May 1, 2015
Apple's mobile payments service, Apple Pay, is driving a huge shift in the industry.
By Jay Taylor | Apr 10, 2015
Alcoa led off earnings season this week with a report that sent its stock lower by 4%. Let’s hope that the rest of the market doesn’t follow Alcoa’s lead.