Why settle for ordinary quarterly reports?
I believe that the biggest factor in a stock's ability to beat the market is to beat the market's expectations. That's why I look every week at three companies that have humbled Wall Street's pros. If a company has more in the tank than the analysts figured, capital appreciation often follows.
We can start with Netflix
Surprised? You shouldn't be. Netflix has now clocked in ahead of Mr. Market in 18 of the past 20 quarters.
Finally, we have Hasbro
So keep watching the companies that surpass expectations. As the market rewards the overachievers, we in the Rule Breakers newsletter service pay attention. Want in? Check out a 30-day trial subscription.
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Longtime Fool contributor Rick Munarriz is a fan of toppers. He owns shares of Netflix and is also part of the Rule Breakers newsletter research team, seeking out tomorrow's ultimate growth stocks a day early. The Fool has a disclosure policy.