Author Archives: Brian Nichols

Brian Nichols is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of BNL Finance. Brian is also a contributor. For BNL Members, Brian heads the Stock Research and Stock Target services. Brian also founded the BNL Portfolio, where all trades and equity positions are tracked and presented to BNL Members. Prior to founding BNL Finance, Brian founded and managed a popular subscription-based research service called Tipping the Scale, where 100s of investors could access stock and market research along with investing ideas based on Brian’s own personal investment philosophy. Many of the same ideas and services that made Tipping the Scale successful are behind BNL’s Membership program, only better. Brian has published 1,000s of articles covering just about every industry of the market, and is the author of “Taking Charge With Value Investing (McGraw-Hill, 2012). He is known for calling bottoms and making great investments in stocks like XPO, RAD, S, FB, NFLX, AAPL, ACAD, PCYC, UA, DAL, JAZZ, and previously acquired companies like Santarus, Salix Pharmaceutucals, Questcor Pharmaceuticals, and King Digital among others. Brian’s BNL Portfolio was previously referred to as “TTS Portfolio” and “My Portfolio” on Seeking Alpha and Tipping the Scale. Brian can be reached at

IBM & Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) Stock Owners Must See This Chart

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then you must see this Apple and IBM chart. It clearly illustrates why AAPL stock is significantly undervalued.

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XPO Logistics Inc (NYSE:XPO) Stock To Breakout & Retest $50

XPO Logistics stock ended last week at intraday highs, towards the top its current trading range. It sets XPO stock for a good week ahead and possibly $50.

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Why Nokia Corp (ADR) (NYSE:NOK) Stock Is Superior to Cisco Systems, Inc (NASDAQ:CSCO) Stock

A higher dividend, cross-selling synergies, & IP routing gains are just a few of the many reasons NOK stock is superior to CSCO stock.

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Has Sprint Corp (NYSE:S) Stock Peaked At $9?

Sprint stock is a Strong Sell as a standalone company, but the Softbank component must be considered when deciding if $9 is the peak for S stock.

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How Inc (NASDAQ:AMZN) Stock Could Support $1 Trillion Market Cap delivers in every industry it enters. That’s why AMZN stock owners must feel good with Jeff Bezos 100,000 job promise.

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While I Finally Sold RAD Stock & Bought WBA Stock Ahead of Walgreens Rite Aid Merger

After owning RAD stock since $1.23 and being overly bullish in favor of the Walgreens Rite Aid merger, I finally divested the stake and moved to WBA stock.

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Why Investors Are Making A Huge Mistake With Valeant Pharmaceuticals (NYSE:VRX) Stock

BNL Finance is upgrading VRX stock after the ultimate asset sale goes unrealized. Valeant Pharmaceuticals is poised to deliver significant shareholder value

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