Jay Taylor

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Jay M. Taylor is a Freelance Writer at Wyatt Investment Research. Jay graduated from the University of Vermont with a BA in English and completed the Business Bridge program at Dartmouth’s Amos Tuck School of Business. Jay began his investment career during college and soon combined his passion for writing with his interest in investments. A Seeking Alpha contributor since 2011, Jay wrote for Investor Bistro from 2012 to 2013. He joined the Wyatt Investment Research team in January 2014. Jay focuses on topics related to current events in the financial markets, the future of technology and retirement. He lives in Boulder, Colorado.

Target vs. Wal-Mart: Target’s Secret Weapon

When it comes to big-box retailers, no rivalry is greater than the one between Target (NYSE: TGT) and Wal-Mart (NYSE: WMT).

Are Surprises in Store at Wednesday’s Apple Event?

If everything we’re hearing turns out to be true, Wednesday’s Apple event is sure to be a thriller. I think this would

Confidential IPOs: Why So Secret?

Confidential IPOs are a relatively new addition to the public markets, one that most investors don’t know a lot about. D

An Overlooked Soda Stock Gets Sporty

When we think of the “soda wars,” we typically overlook one important name. Indeed, Coca-Cola (NYSE: KO) and PepsiCo (

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Tuesday we saw the latest earnings report from retail giant Wal-Mart (NYSE: WMT) and the news was not good. The company misse

Project Titan: Here Comes the Apple Car

Quarter after quarter, Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) CEO Tim Cook has hinted that the company is developing products in categories and

The ABCs of Google’s Alphabet Reorganization

News broke Monday that Google (NASDAQ: GOOGL) will be dramatically reorganizing its many diverse business units. Under a n

Ferrari IPO Revs Up Change for Chrysler

When I look at an S-1 initial public offering filing there are a couple of sections that interest me the most. At the top of

First Fitbit Earnings Report Sends Stock Plunging

Shares of Fitbit (NYSE: FIT) fell more than 13% on Aug. 6 after the release of the first Fitbit earnings report since it bega

Solid CVS Earnings Disappoint Investors

From my perspective, CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) is doing everything right. The company is making smart deals, establishing an