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 Margins matter. The more Trimble Navigation (Nasdaq: TRMB) keeps of each buck it earns in revenue, the more money it has to invest in growth, fund new strategic plans, or (gasp!) distribute to shareholders. Healthy margins often separate pretenders from the best stocks in the market.  That's why I check on my holdings' margins at least once a quarter. I'm looking for the absolute numbers, comparisons to sector peers and competitors, and any trend that may tell me how strong Trimble Navigation's competitive position could be.

 

5-Star Stocks Poised to Pop: Trident Microsystems

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5-Star Stocks Poised to Pop: Heckmann

 Based on the aggregated intelligence of 170,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, wastewater disposal specialist Heckmann (NYSE:HEK) has earned a coveted five-star ranking.

 

4-Star Stocks Poised to Pop: Bristol-Myers

 Based on the aggregated intelligence of 170,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, pharmaceutical giant Bristol-Myers Squibb(NYSE: BMY) has earned a respected four-star ranking.

 

4-Star Stocks Poised to Pop: Wet Seal

 

Based on the aggregated intelligence of 170,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, female apparel retailer Wet Seal (Nasdaq:WTSLA) has earned a respected four-star ranking.




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Is Caterpillar's Stock Cheap by the Numbers?

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Is FedEx's Stock a Bargain by the Numbers?

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