David Sterman

Analyst Articles

Walking through the halls of Netflix’s (Nasdaq: NFLX) headquarters in Los Gatos, Calif., during the holidays must have been a gloomy affair. Legions of employees that receive some of their compensation in company stock saw their holdings plunge in value as the video service company saw its… Read More

The key to finding a winning investment involves a degree of far-sightedness. You need to anticipate what a company’s financial results may look like 12-18 months from now, even as Wall Street analysts base their projections on the next quarter’s results. The… Read More

Before the global economic downturn of 2008, a clear investing theme had emerged. Rising incomes across the world were leading to richer diets and triggering a boom for all kinds of stocks that helped farmers be more productive. This emerging trend helped enrich shareholders of Mosaic (NYSE:… Read More

When it comes to commodities, there are two factors that dictate prices. The first factor is the... Read More

When it comes to commodities, there are two factors that dictate prices. The first factor is the underlying demand for the commodity, which can exceed or lag relative supply. The second factor is the... Read More