Don Reed
Member since: Oct '04
President and Chief Executive Officer at
Franklin Templeton Investments

Latest Top Picks

Biggest food services firm in the world. They always have the ability to use their scale to drive down their cost. It gives you a base when things are in rough shape.
589 Million subscribers. Great growth. Growing a subscriber base at 5 Million a month. Signed contract with Blackberry and once they get that out in their system (modify system), it is another wave for them. Good growth.
Laptops. Produce 90% of all notebooks on a global basis. Will be getting into the tablet producers. There were 80 different tablets in Las Vegas at the show. Low multiple.
(Top Pick Nov 23/10, Up 13.49%) They produce cancer drugs. They produce LCD crystals. Interesting company. Descent pipeline on the pharma side.
(Top Pick Nov 23/10, Up 41.82%) Largest gas producer in the world. Extensive pipeline system. They are good oil producers as well. Pretty good-sized oil producers.