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12-15-2017: This Major Engineering Software Developer Shows Consistent Earnings Growth

Ansys, Inc. (ANSS) is a well-managed company with growth potential through acquisitions which makes engineering software. It has very consistent earnings growth, an international presence, a very diversified list of major corporation customers which license its software and little or no debt. Recent chart patterns for this and similar companies after a tech stock runnup as a group make it advisable to wait for development of more basing and upward momentum for a next move, but this appears to be an interesting buy and hold stock. We liked its website even though it was a bit "blurby" in telling potential customers all that its software would do for them. It is a leader in the development and licensing of optimization/simulation software for engineering designers in the physical sciences.

Our recent article on Ansys, Inc. (ANSS) is in the Archives Section Below.

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12-15-2017: Ansys, Inc. (ANSS): Optimization, Simulation, and CAD Software

12-11-2017: Superior Uniform Group, Inc. (SGC): Smaller Player with Competitive Growth Potential

12-06-2017:, Inc. (CRCM): Finding a Care Giver

11-28-2017: Monarch Casino & Resort, Inc. (MCRI): Two Major Casino/Resorts

11-25-2017: H & E Equipment Services, Inc. (HEES): Poised for Further Growth

11-22-2017: Electro Scientific Industries, Inc. (ESIO): Lasers on the Cutting Edge of Performers

11-18-2017: Alaska Airlines Group, Inc. (ALK): Mega Merger with Virgin Airlines

11-15-2017: STMicroelectronics NV (STM): Focused Yet Diversified

11-12-2017: VMware, Inc. (VMW): Cloud Computing Dominant Player

10-31-2017: Shenandoah Telecommunications Company (SHEN): Concentrating Upon Wireless

10-26-2017: Career Education Corporation (CECO): For-Profit Schools Group Stronger

10-20-2017: Ralph Lauren Corporation (RL): Iconic Brands Too Big To Fail?

10-15-2017: Brooks Automation, Inc. (BRKS): Semiconductor Fabrication, Packaging & Cryogenics

10-10-2017: Sanderson Farms, Inc. (SAFM): Best Value Third-Largest Chicken Producer

10-04-2017: Triple-S Management Corp. (GTS): Puerto Rican Insurance

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09-26-2017: Fabrinet (FN): Tradable, Channeling

09-23-2017: San Juan Basin Royalty Trust (SJT): Payout Exceeds Revenue

09-20-2017: Centene Corporation (CNC): Growth Through Acquisitions

09-15-2017: Ingredion Corporation (INGR): Average Food Group Performance

09-11-2017: Ituran Location & Control Ltd. (ITRN): Vehicle Tracking

09-07-2017: Quad/Graphics, Inc. (QUAD): State of Art Commercial Printing

08-31-2017: Rogers Communications Inc. (RCI): Competitive Canadian Wireless

08-28-2017: Old Dominion Freight Line (ODFL): Internet Commerce Benefits

08-21-2017: CPI Aerospace Structures, Inc. (CVU): American Aerostructure Craftsmanship

08-17-2017: Hilltop Holdings, Inc. (HTH): Regional Bank with Nationwide Presence

08-12-2017: Aaron's Inc. (AAN): Lease or Buy

08-07-2017: Renewable Energy Group Inc. (REGI): Awaiting Government Enlightenment

08-02-2017: Align Technology Inc. (ALGN): Aligning Teeth

07-27-2017: Washington Federal Inc. (WAFD): Rising Interest Rates Help Profits

07-23-2017: Aercap Holdings, NV (AER): World's Largest Aircraft Lessor

07-17-2017: Argan, Inc. (AGX): Successsful ECP Powerplant Contractor

07-12-2017: Sherwin Williams Co. (SHW): Acquring Most of Competition

06-26-2017: Rudolph Technologies Inc. (RTEC):A Tech Stock with Stronger Valuation than Most

06-21-2017: D.R. Horton Inc. (DHI): America's Largest Homebuilder

06-17-2017: Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corp. (VAC): Enhanced Timeshare

06-10-2017: Eagle Materials, Inc. (EXP): Awaiting Infrastructure Bill

06-04-2017: Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (ASNA): Competition from Amazon Blamed

06-04-2017: Boot Barn Holdings, Inc. (BOOT): Nation's Largest Western Wear Retailer

05-31-2017: MaxLinear, Inc. (MXL): Serving Cable and Satellite Circuit Needs

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