John Whitefoot

John Whitefoot is an editor at Lombardi Financial, specializing in low-priced investment opportunities. John has been a financial writer since the late 1990s and has written on everything from penny stocks to blue chip stocks to the broader issues that affect the stock market. John has profiled more than 1,000 low-priced stocks, researching and covering numerous sectors including health care, media, manufacturing, IT, education, hospitality, natural resources, and retail. As an editor at Lombardi Financial, John has enhanced his understanding of economics, turning his attention to individual stocks and other investing opportunities. John is primarily a fundamental analyst. His focus is on “off-the-radar” situations with big upside potential for the individual investor. Outside of his professional life, John stays active through tennis and sailing. He also enjoys collecting antiquarian books and art. You can contact John at

Spectrum Strike Drags on; But Company CEO Highest Paid in America

Worker Holding Placard With The Text On Strike

The Spectrum strike by Local Union #3, which represents approximately 1,800 Charter Communications Inc and Spectrum employees in New York and New Jersey is nearing the half-year mark. The union has been on strike since March 28 on the grounds that Spectrum workers have not had a contract since the previous one under Time Warner (more…)

PDQ Food Stores Announces 313 Layoffs in Wisconsin

Emploinment termination letter. Unfair dismissal concept.

With acquisition comes attrition. Convenience store company PDQ Food Stores, Inc. filed notice with the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development that it will jettison 313 employees starting in October. The layoffs will affect employees in Fitchburg, Kenosha, Madison, Middleton, and Waukesha.