One of the marks of great leadership is the ability to constantly innovate. While it may not seem like it, management at Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) is one of the most innovative teams in the business. The company's latest marketing tactic, a sponsorship deal with Major League Soccer, is a move that will reap benefits for the company and its shareholders for years to come.
In the restaurant industry, there is one public company that remains unique, Buffalo Wild Wings (BWLD). The operator of popular sports bars around the country is renovating many of its locations and expanding rapidly. In many ways, Buffalo Wild Wings represents one of the best growth opportunities in the space.
In my latest article for The Motley Fool, I discuss the small media company behind the blockbuster series The Walking Dead. With an increasingly robust content development pipeline, management at AMC Networks is preparing the company and investors for life after The Walking Dead.
Click here to read how the process is going and to learn when it will start to benefit shareholders. Enjoy!
Did you miss out on the Michael Kors (KORS) IPO in late 2011? If you did then you probably regret it considering the fantastic run shares of KORS have enjoyed in recent years. However, Tory Burch could provide you with a second chance should the private brand decide to go public in the future.
With an incredibly popular brand and recently resolved legal troubles, Tory Burch is my bet for the next big fashion IPO, and one that is surely worth betting on.
In my latest article for The Motley Fool, I discuss two solid growth companies in an often overlooked industry. Balchem (BCPC) and Stepan (SCL) are two superb small-caps that operate in the chemical solutions industry. With above-average revenue and earnings growth and consistent dividend-growth, these small-caps are certainly worth considering for the long-term.
With ongoing legal battles both behind it and in front of it, shares of Monster Beverage (MNST) have been on something of a roller coaster ride the last few years. However, beneath the controversy is a solid industry leader that is branching out aggressively and primed for growth.
Are share of Monster Beverage worth the risk at current levels? Click here to find out. Enjoy!
With more than a decade of operational excellence under its belt, Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) remains the best investment in the entire restaurant industry. An expanding menu, the addition of two new restaurant brands, and the best marketing team in the business means Chipotle will stay spicy for inevestors in the long-term!