Two good reasons to buy Chiquita Brands

June 20, 2010

As you may recall, I recommended Chiquita Brands a couple of months ago, and since then it has gone down from 15.17 to 13.58 today, or down about 10%. So, not really my best work, I suppose, but an economic crisis in Europe, where Chiquita Brands performs 40% of  its operations, would naturally dampen enthusiasm […]


I’m a Chiquita banana, and I’ve come to say

February 21, 2010

Poe said that the best place to hide something is in plain sight, and Peter Lynch suggested in his One Up on Wall Street that the reader’s own consumption patterns could provide a source of candidate companies. And, in keeping with our theme, we should give consideration to a company that sells fruit. Chiquita Brands […]