PM: Welcome to Marlboro Country

Key words: Marlboro, L&M, Parliament, Sampoerna A, Bond Street, Chesterfield, Philip Morris, Chesterfield, Lark, Fortune, Dji Sam Soe Philip Morris International (NNYSE:PM) Sector / Industry (GICS): Consumer Staples / Tobacco Employees: 80 200 Fiscal year ends: December 31 Headquarter: 120 Park Avenue, New York Products: manufactures & sells cigarettes, tobacco products & other nicotine products…

Wal-Mart: click and collect

Key words: Save people money so they can live better Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE:WMT) Sector / Industry (GICS): Consumer Staples / Food & Staples Retailing Employees: 2 300 00 Fiscal year ends: January 31 Headquarter: Bentonville, Arkansas Products: operates retail stores in various formats worldwide Rating (long-term): AA (S&P), Aa2 (Moody’s), AA (Fitch) Competitors: Target, Costco,…

Amazon.com: Don’t Buy Just Yet

Key words: Earth’s largest bookstore, seek to be Earth’s most customer-centric company Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Sector / Industry (GICS): Consumer Discretionary / Internet & Catalog Retail Employees: 230 800 Fiscal year ends: December 31 Headquarter: Seattle, Washington Products: retail sale of consumer products in North America and internationally Rating (long-term): AA-(S&P), Baa1(Moody’s) Competitors: Google, Amazon,…

Apple

Key words: Reinvents the phone, iPhone 6: the biggerer yet, iPhone 5C: color, color, and then some more color, iPhone 5s: forward thinking, iPhone 5: the biggest yet Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Sector / Industry (GICS): IT / Technology Hardware, Storage & Peripherals Employees: 110 000, globally Fiscal year ends: last Saturday of September Headquarter: Cupertino,…

Coach

Key words: To become the company that defines global modern luxury Coach Inc. (NYSE:COH) Sector / Industry (GICS): Consumer Discretionary / Textiles, Apparel & Luxury Goods Employees: 15 800, globally Fiscal year ends: 30 June Headquarter: New York, US Products: Design house of luxury accessories and lifestyle collections for women and men Rating (long-term): BBB-…

Nike: Superior company at a fair price

Key words: Bring inspiration and innovation to every athlete in the world Nike Inc. (NYSE:NKE) Sector / Industry (GICS): Consumer Discretionary / Textiles, Apparel & Luxury Goods Employees: 62 600, worldwide Fiscal year ends: 31 May Headquarter: One Bowerman Drive, Beaverton, Oregon Products: Running, Basketball, Football, Men’s Training, Women’s Training, Action Sports, Sportswear and Golf….

Microsoft

Key words: Where do you want to go today?, Your potential. Our passion, Be what’s next, Empowering us all Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Sector / Industry (GICS): Information Technology, Software Employees: 118 000, +100 countries Fiscal year ends: 30 June Headquarter: One Microsoft Way, Redmond, Washington Products: Information technology (IT) products and services worldwide. Rating (long-term):…

IBM: BigBlue

Key words: We Make IT Happen, Think., Solutions for a small planet, I think therefore IBM International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM) Sector / Industry (GICS): Information Technology, IT Services Employees: 377 757, +175 countries Fiscal year ends: 31 December Headquarter: Armonk , New York Products: Information technology (IT) products and services worldwide. Rating (long-term): AA-…

Procter and Gamble

Key words: Touching lives, Head & Shoulders, Olay, Pantene, Wella, Fusion, Gillette, Mach3, Ariel, Crest, Oral-B, Vicks, Always, Bounty, Pampers Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG) Sector / Industry (GICS): Consumer Goods, Personal Products Employees: 110 000, +70 countries Fiscal year ends: 30 June Headquarter: One Procter & Gamble Plaza, Cincinnati, Ohio Products: Branded consumer packaged…

2015 YUM!

Key words: Alone we’re delicious…together we’re Yum!, Global Leader In Chicken, Pizza and Mexican-Style Category YUM! BRANDS, INC. (NYSE:YUM) Sector / Industry (GICS): Consumer Discretionary, Hotels, Restaurants & Leisure Employees: 505 000 Fiscal year ends: 26 December Headquarter: 1441 Gardiner Lane, Louisville, Kentucky Products: KFC, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell Rating (long-term): BB (S&P), Ba3 (Moody’s)…