Richard Moroney, CFA, is the editor of Dow Theory Forecasts and the Upside newsletter; the vice president of research for Horizon Publishing Company; and vice president and portfolio manager of Horizon Investment Services, a money management company. He is the inventor of the proprietary Quadrix® stock-rating system. Called "An Intellectual Heir to Charles Dow" by his peers and the press, Mr. Moroney is sought out for his accurate forecasts on the market and specific stocks by major news organizations and business groups. He has appeared on CNN, CNBC, and Sky Radio and is often quoted in Barron's, Investor's Business Daily, SmartMoney, Business Week, The Washington Post, The Chicago Tribune, and the Chicago Sun Times. Mr. Moroney holds an MBA in finance from the University of Chicago.
Utilities appeal to investors as a source of diversification and a steady stream of dividend payments, observes Richard Moroney, growth and income expert and editor of Dow Theory Forecasts.
Semiconductor-equipment maker Applied Materials (AMAT) sits at the center of the global economy’s digital transformation, where even an activity as simple as pouring concrete for a new highway can require semiconductor-powered devices, notes Richard Moroney, editor of Dow Theory Forecasts.
MYR Group (MYRG) — our Top Pick for 2021 — has risen 55% so far this year, notes Richard Moroney, editor of Dow Theory Forecasts.
Fortis (FTS) has roots stretching back to 1885 as a tiny electric utility formed in what is now the Canadian province Newfoundland, suggests Richard Moroney, editor of Dow Theory Forecasts.
At mid-year, Richard Moroney of Dow Theory Forecasts highlights some of the best performers and their current outlook on these Top Picks for MoneyShow.com.