Matt Thurmond

Matt Thurmond

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Recent articles



Websense Options Expense

Don't know how to check the cost of option grants? You should learn.





Wolverine Walks the Walk

The shoe company's growth is slowing, but it can still provide comfortable returns over the long run.


Utilities That Pay YOU

Electric utilities are some of the highest dividend payers in the market.


Pepsi Bottling Fizzes Up

Syrup's more profitable, but Pepsi's largest bottler is still doing well.

3Com Fighting to Survive

The company is posting losses and burning cash quickly. Can management turn it around?


Emmis Cranks Up the Volume

Traditional radio isn't exciting, but that doesn't stop the company from making bold moves.



Through the Finish Line

Despite a disappointing quarter, the company's P/E is promising.



Veritas Rides a Crude Wave

Prospecting for oil is back in vogue now that a barrel costs almost $60.


Chattem's High-Dollar Brands

Health-care product maker generates big bucks from the body's annoying little problems.


Is Valence Drained?

The battery company's future depends on a billionaire and a rechargeable battery pack.


Can Actuant's Money Buy Growth?

Actuant has an aggressive growth strategy and isn't afraid to throw down cash for an acquisition.