Trade Liabilities

Is Savills (LON: SVS) a risky investment?

Warren Buffett said: “Volatility is far from synonymous with risk”. When we think about how risky a business is, we always like to look at its use of debt because debt overload can lead to bankruptcy. Like many other companies Savills plc (LON: SVS) uses debt. But the real question …

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Hexagon (STO: HEXA B) could easily get into more debt

Howard Marks put it well when he said that, rather than worrying about stock price volatility, “The possibility of permanent loss is the risk I worry about … and every investor practice that I know is worried. ” So it seems like smart money knows that debt – which is …

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Investors will want ALS (ASX: ALQ) ROCE growth to persist

What trends should we look for if we are to identify stocks that can multiply in value over the long term? First, we will want to see a to recover on capital employed (ROCE) which increases and, on the other hand, a based capital employed. Put simply, these types of …

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Differences in foreign direct investment between China and the United States

In 2021, the dispatches were filled with stories about the China-US dynamic. While the majority of these articles focus on trade retaliation and blame for COVID, another story emerged in January. Media sources reported that last year, China overtook the United States as the world’s top destination for new foreign …

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UBS reports coupon payments on 5 ETRACS exchange-traded notes

UBS Investment Bank today announced coupon payments for 5 ETRACS Exchange Traded Notes (“ETNs”), all traded on the NYSE Arca. * The table above provides a hyperlink to the relevant prospectus and its supplements for each of our ETN ETRACS, which are identified by name. For more information on each …

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We believe Texas Roadhouse (NASDAQ: TXRH) can manage its debt with ease

Warren Buffett said: “Volatility is far from synonymous with risk”. When we think about how risky a business is, we always like to look at its use of debt because debt overload can lead to bankruptcy. Like many other companies Texas Roadhouse, Inc. (NASDAQ: TXRH) uses debt. But should shareholders …

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Capital allocation trends at Franklin Covey (NYSE: FC) are not ideal

If we are looking to avoid a declining business, what are some trends that can alert us ahead of time? Declining businesses often have two underlying trends, on the one hand, a decline to recover on capital employed (ROCE) and a decrease based capital employed. This tells us that the …

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