Podcast: Why ICON Energy Fund Is In The Danger Zone

Investment Analyst Kyle Guske II sat down with Chuck Jaffe of Money Life and MarketWatch.com to talk about our Danger Zone pick this past week: ICON Energy Fund.

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Popular Restaurant Chain With Significant Upside Potential

Despite slowing traffic across the industry, one firm is consistently improving profitability and creating shareholder value. Because the company aligns executive compensation with ROIC, we believe this firm can continue to outperform.

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David Trainer on CNBC to Discuss Athleisure Stock Valuations

Tune into CNBC on Wednesday, March 29, at 3:45pm EST. New Constructs CEO, David Trainer, will discuss which athleisure stocks have room to run and those with significant downside risk.

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Filing Season Finds: Week Of March 20–24

Last week, our analysts parsed 127 10-K filings and collected 16,552 data points. In total, they made 2,964 forensic accounting adjustments with a dollar value of $1.7 trillion.

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Danger Zone: ICON Energy Fund

This fund is one of the most expensive Energy funds with over $100 million in assets. All told, its high fees and overvalued holdings land it in the Danger Zone this week.

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ICYMI: A Barron’s Feature & Updated Model Portfolios

Here’s what happened at New Constructs this past week.

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New Stocks on Safest Dividend Yields Model Portfolio: March 2017

The best performing stocks in the portfolio were large cap stock China Mobile Limited (CHL), which was up 5%, and small cap stock, NVE Corporation (NVEC), which was up 3%. Get a look at one of the new stocks on March’s Model Portfolio.

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Podcast: Why LivePerson Is In The Danger Zone

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

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Safest Dividend Yields Model Portfolio: March 2017

Platinum Members and higher can access March’s Safest Dividend Yields Model Portfolio as of 3/22/17.

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Definition of the Term “Fiduciary” – Delay of Applicability Date – Public Comments

New Constructs submits the following comments regarding the Department of Labor’s proposed rule entitled Definition of the Term “Fiduciary” – Delay of Applicability Date.

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Filing Season Finds: Week Of March 13–17

Last week, our analysts parsed 350 filings and collected 43,532 data points. Senior Analyst Lindsay Bohannon identified two significant hidden items that artificially depressed CODI’s reported GAAP net income in 2016.

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Danger Zone: LivePerson Inc. (LPSN)

This Danger Zone pick has seen its profitability decline as new competition has entered the scene. As the market commoditized, this firm’s negative margins and limited service offering undermined its ability to compete.

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“GrubHub Shares Could Slide 25% as Competition Grows” – Barron’s

On Saturday (3/18/17), Barron’s featured our research for the first time in 2017 and 25th time since 2014.

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ICYMI: Updated Model Portfolios & Key Filing Season Details

Here’s what happened at New Constructs this past week.

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Filing Season Finds: Friday, March 17

From yesterday’s research, analysts parsed 64 10-K filings and collected 8,054 data points. In total, they made 1,318 forensic accounting adjustments with a dollar value of $55 billion. Analyst Allen L. Jackson found an unusual item yesterday in Alcoa’s (AA) 10-K.

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New Stocks on Exec Comp & ROIC Model Portfolio: March 2017

The best performing stock in the portfolio last month was Children’s Place (PLCE), which was up 13%. Get a look at one of the new stocks on March’s Model Portfolio.

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Filing Season Finds: Thursday, March 16

From yesterday’s research, analysts parsed 48 10-K filings and collected 6,034 data points. In total, they made 964 forensic accounting adjustments with a dollar value of $135 billion. Analyst Lindsay Bohannon found an unusual item yesterday in OraSure Technologies’ (OSUR) 10-K.

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Podcast: Why Pandora Media Is In The Danger Zone

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

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10,000 Scottrade Users Sign-Up In Just 6 Months

Over 10,000 Scottrade clients have signed up for New Constructs and are enjoying the benefits of our robo-analyst technology.

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Filing Season Finds: Wednesday, March 15

From yesterday’s research, analysts parsed 51 10-K filings and collected 6,534 data points. In total, they made 1,064 forensic accounting adjustments with a dollar value of $37 billion. Analyst Lindsay Bohannon found an unusual item yesterday in Pzena Investment Management’s (PZN) 10-K.

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