Pure Storage: Trouble Arises After Fiscal 1Q17 Results

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PSTG has fallen nearly 18% after announcing fiscal first quarter results that largely continue the concerning trends we pointed out when we placed PSTG in the Danger Zone in February 2016.

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CNBC Features Non-GAAP Expert

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New Constructs CEO David Trainer appeared on CNBC’s Santelli Exchange on Wednesday May 25, 2016 to discuss the credibility of non-GAAP earnings and its damaging effects on shareholders.

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Linking Executive Compensation to ROIC: A New Model Portfolio

This model portfolio only includes those companies that not only receive our Very Attractive rating, but also tie executive compensation to ROIC.

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David Trainer Appearing on CNBC to Discuss Non-GAAP Issues

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Tune into CNBC on Wednesday, May 25, at 11:40am EST. New Constructs CEO, David Trainer, will be discussing the credibility of non-GAAP earnings and its damaging effects on shareholders.

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How To Avoid the Worst Style Mutual Funds 2Q16

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The large number of mutual funds has little to do with serving investors’ best interests. Here are three red flags investors can use to avoid the worst mutual funds.

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How To Avoid the Worst Style ETFs 2Q16

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Why are there so many ETFs? ETF providers tend to make lots of money on each ETF so they create more products to sell. The large number of ETFs has little to do with serving your best interests. Here are three red flags you can use to avoid the worst ETFs.

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How To Avoid the Worst Sector Mutual Funds 2Q16

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The large number of mutual funds has little to do with serving your best interests. Here are three red flags you can use to avoid the worst mutual funds

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How To Avoid the Worst Sector ETFs 2Q16

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Why are there so many ETFs? ETF providers tend to make lots of money on each ETF so they create more products to sell. The large number of ETFs has little to do with serving your best interests. Below are three red flags you can use to avoid the worst ETFs:

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Danger Zone: Mobile Mini (MINI)

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What happens when a company focuses on top-line growth, ignores cash flows or economic earnings, and generates a low ROIC? That company, Mobile Mini (MINI), goes in the Danger Zone this week.

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How To Find The Best Style Mutual Funds 2Q16

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Finding the best mutual funds is an increasingly difficult task in a world with so many to choose from. How can you pick with so many choices available?

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How to Find the Best Style ETFs 2Q16

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Finding the best ETFs is an increasingly difficult task in a world with so many to choose from. How can you pick with so many choices available?

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How to Find the Best Sector Mutual Funds 2Q16

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Finding the best sector mutual funds is an increasingly difficult task in a world with so many to choose from. How can you pick with so many choices available?

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How to Find the Best Sector ETFs 2Q16

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Finding the best sector ETFs is an increasingly difficult task in a world with so many to choose from. How can you pick with so many choices available?

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David Trainer Explains Why XPO Logistics Is In The Danger Zone

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CEO David Trainer sat down with Chuck Jaffe of Money Life and MarketWatch.com to talk about our Danger Zone pick this past week: Danger Zone: XPO Logistics (XPO).

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Model Portfolio: Linking Executive Compensation To ROIC

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We’ve created a new Model Portfolio, one that only includes those companies that not only receive our Very Attractive rating, but also tie executive compensation to return on invested capital (ROIC). Tying executive compensation to ROIC is important as ROIC is the primary driver of shareholder value creation.

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Danger Zone: XPO Logistics (XPO)

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We’re not talking about Valeant (VRX) or Perrigo (PRGO), or any prior Danger Zone stocks. We’re talking about XPO Logistics (XPO), which looks like another roll up scheme, for the Danger Zone this week.

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Cheap Funds Dupe Investors – 2Q16

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Fund holdings affect fund performance more than fees or past performance. A cheap fund is not necessarily a good fund. A fund that has done well in the past is not likely to do well in the future.

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David Trainer Covers Why Franklin Small-Mid Cap Growth Fund Is In The Danger Zone

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CEO David Trainer sat down with Chuck Jaffe of Money Life and MarketWatch.com to talk about our Danger Zone pick this past week: Danger Zone: Franklin Small-Mid Cap Growth Fund (FRSGX)

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New Stocks on Most Attractive and Most Dangerous Lists: May 2016

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Our Most Attractive Stocks (+1.7%) outperformed the S&P 500 (+0.7%) last month. Our Most Dangerous Stocks (+2.3%) underperformed the S&P 500 (+0.7%) last month.

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Danger Zone Call Featured In Barron’s On 5/7/16

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This past weekend, Barron’s magazine featured our research for the fifth time in 2016 and 21st time since 2014. This time, Barron’s featured our Danger Zone report on Perrigo (PRGO).

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