Growing or not?
American Express' Manns reveals how to really identify earnings growth
being No. 1 or No. 2 in every business it operates in; Manns says the company is first in shareholder value.
||Pfizer has a drug pipeline that is well stocked, putting the company on its way to becoming the preeminent pharmaceutical company in the world.
||The merger of Salomon Smith Barney and Citibank has created a monster of a financial services company, Manns says.
||There’s no getting around the fact that Cisco’s dominant share of the Internet equipment market means there’s more robust earnings growth ahead.
||Grocer now offers a more diverse product line, which will give it better margins than the traditional grocer.
|*As of 4/20/99
Note: P/E and 5-year numbers came from Manns.