Care Investment Trust

Care Investment Trust owns senior housing facilities and senior housing-related debt assets. The company operates as a REIT. The company trades (quote) at a 7.8% yield and has significant excess capital. Originally formed to invest in healthcare-related mortgages issued by CIT Group (before CIT’s 2009 bankruptcy) the company ran into trouble in the turbulent credit …

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Abatix Corp.

Abatix Corp. (ticker: ABIX) manufactures safety, disaster recovery and construction supplies. The company operates branches in the Southeast and West Coast, as well as Texas, but also sells internationally. The company was founded in 1983 and deregistered its stock in 2007. Abatix’s revenues are strongly tied to natural disasters and other catastrophes. The terrible tragedy …

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Computer Services, Inc.

This post is a slight departure from my usual habit of profiling a highly-obscure, minutely-sized and modestly-valued company residing on the bulletin board or pink sheets. While there are many such companies to be found,¬†Computer Services, Inc.¬†is not one. In fact, Computer Services is a strongly profitable and rapidly-growing company with one of the highest …

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