Tristel is starting to see signs of market recovery

Manufacturer of infection prevention products Tristel Said in a business update Wednesday that as the fourth quarter progressed, demand for its device-based products accelerated as hospital outpatient services gradually returned to activity levels before the pandemic. The AIM-listed company said sales of surface disinfectant products also continued to grow. He …

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Is Middleby (NASDAQ: MIDD) a risky investment?

Legendary fund manager Li Lu (who Charlie Munger supported) once said, “The biggest risk in investing is not price volatility, but the possibility that you will suffer a permanent loss of capital. It is only natural to consider a company’s balance sheet when looking at its level of risk, as …

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Whitmer veto GOP bill to end extra unemployment benefits

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Tuesday vetoed a GOP-backed bill that would have prevented the state from handing out the additional $ 300 federal weekly unemployment benefits made available due to the COVID-19 pandemic. But the governor hinted at his willingness to end the allowance in exchange for lawmakers increasing the …

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Pay Scale Research Shows Fairly Paid Workers Believe

New research from Payscale shows that most workers don’t know if they are being paid fairly; 51% think they are paid below the market even when paid at or above the market. Workers who perceive they are paid below the market are 50% more likely to seek new employment in …

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Elinoil Hellenic Petroleum (ATH: ELIN) returns on capital do not reflect the activity

If we are to find multi-bagger potential, there are often underlying trends that can provide clues. In a perfect world, we would like a business to invest more capital in their business, and ideally the returns from that capital increase as well. Put simply, these types of businesses are dialing …

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Employees in double whammy

Salaried workers in Bangladesh have had a grueling year as their income growth fell to its lowest level in six years in the last fiscal year, as living costs rose amid rising inflation , according to official figures. General salary increased 6.12 percent in fiscal year 2020-2021, which is the …

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Charlotte Pipe and Foundry keeps its promises to its employees

Charlotte Pipe and Foundry Company is a fifth generation family business that has been in existence for 120 years. She also tries to treat her employees like family. “We have a long tradition and a long tradition of caring for our associates,” said Charlotte Pipe vice president of marketing Bradford …

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Is C. V’s Megacable Holdings SAB (BMV: MEGACPO) a risky investment?

Legendary fund manager Li Lu (whom Charlie Munger supported) once said, “The biggest risk in investing is not price volatility, but the fact that you suffer a permanent loss of capital. It is only natural to consider a company’s balance sheet when looking at its level of risk, as debt …

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Post-Covid, India’s weakest link could be its informal sector

Almost 80% of Indian workers are employed in the informal sector, which accounts for almost 50% of India’s GDP. Few high-frequency economic indicators capture the health of this segment of the economy. “But a lot is at stake. Ignoring the informal sector can hurt jobs, wages and even macroeconomic stability,” …

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Helix Energy Solutions Group (NYSE: HLX) Seeks To Continue Growing Return On Capital

What are the first trends to look for to identify a title that could multiply over the long term? Generally, we will want to notice a growing trend return on capital employed (ROCE) and at the same time, a based capital employed. This shows us that it is a composing …

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