Analysis: RingCentral Inc. (RNG)

This communications software company provides connectivity for remote and mobile employees. The business is expected to grow its revenues by 50% this year. RingCentral Inc. (RNG) from The Buyback Letter RingCentral Inc. (RNG) is a leading provider of cloud-based phone systems for small businesses. This makes easier...
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Private Equity Funds

According to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp., banks grew their loan balances by $178 billion during the second quarter, compared with $38 billion a quarter earlier. That’s the largest lending expansion since banks lent $203 million during the fourth quarter of 2007...
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HomeAway (AWAY)

Today’s 2014 Top Picks update places this contributor’s original Top Pick on Hold, and adds a new Top Pick whose shares were just initiated with a “Buy” rating by Nomura Securities. Hold HomeAway (AWAY) from Cabot Top Ten Trader My top pick of HomeAway (AWAY) has to...
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Hercules Tech Growth (HTGC)

This private equity, venture capital and venture debt firm is on the move, handily beating Wall Street’s estimates for the fourth quarter and full year. The company has a dividend yield of 8.5%, paid quarterly. Hercules Tech Growth (HTGC) from The Kelly Letter Our Tier 3 to...
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The Next Intel

Intel was once a superb investment. If you had bought $10,000 of INTC at the end of 1974, the year Craig Barrett joined the company (three years after the IPO) you would have had about $18.5 million at the stock's peak in ......
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Tax Credits Sound Good, But …

I rarely ever delve into the murky, stinky waters of politics, and really, I'm not going to start now. If you've listened to the news, you probably know about the good and bad of the $800 billion (and growing) stimulus package that will be...
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