5 Dividend Stocks Paying More Cash

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When selecting income investments, the three most important questions to answer are: 1.) Is the investment increasing its dividend each year, 2.) Is the increase likely to continue to do so into the future and 3.) Are you being compensated for the risk you are taking? When you answer yes to all three of the questions, you just might have found an excellent income investment.

In search of elusive catalysts and the paradox of managing money

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It seems as if a public investment pitch isn't complete without a "catalyst".  The catalyst is some supposed future event that is predicted to unlock value.  Catalysts give many reasons to invest in specific stocks, and the lack of a catalyst is usually given as a reason to avoid a...

Lagging Long Yields

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I’m a very intellectually curious person — I could spend most of my time researching investing questions if I had the resources to do that and that alone.  This post at the blog will be a little more wonky than most.  If you don’t like reading about bonds, Fed Policy, etc., you...

Mike Wilkins on Short Selling: Invest For Kids Chicago

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We're posting up notes from Invest For Kids Chicago 2014.  Next up is Mike Wilkins of Kingsford Capital who talked about short selling.

Mike Wilkins' Invest For Kids Chicago Presentation

•    Short focused firm with $250MM in AUM
•    Focused on small and...

Nancy Prial Long iCAD: Invest For Kids Chicago

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We're posting up notes from Invest For Kids Chicago 2014.  Next up is the emerging manager panel featuring Nancy Prial of Essex Investment Management who pitched long iCAD (ICAD).

Nancy Prial's Invest For Kids Chicago Presentation

Small and Micro-cap growth investor.

Idea: iCAD...

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New Q3 Hedge Fund Wisdom Issue Just Released: 33% Off Sale Starts Now!

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The brand new Q3 issue of our premium Hedge Fund Wisdom newsletter was just released.  Subscribers please login at www.hedgefundwisdom.com to download the new issue.

Included In The New Q3 Issue:

- Consensus Buy/Sell Lists:  See which stocks are most popular among hedge funds
- Equity...

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Performance - Week Ending 11/21/2014

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The greatest investors also consider when they will the invested money instead of when they should sell.

It’s Their Money

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Recently, I had a client leave me.  I’m not sure why he did — I didn’t ask, because that’s his business.  It *is* his money, after all, not mine.  After deducting the accrued fee, I thanked him for his business, and wished him well. I try to be low pressure in my work.  I...

Dyna International, a pile of cheap assets but is there anything else?

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If it isn't apparent to readers I have a natural curiosity about life.  I just wonder about things, I don't know why, and I can't help it; I'm curious.  I have young kids who ask 'why' often in an attempt to learn about life and their surroundings.  I've come to realize I'm no...

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Dividend Champions, Challengers & Contenders

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Brief review of the Dividend Champions

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Why You Shouldn’t Worry About Market Crash 2015

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(This is a guest post and may not reflect the thoughts and opinions of Old School Value) Have you been paying attention to the financial media recently? If so, you should probably kick that habit. A lot of investors follow the financial media in order to help steer their investment decisions. They...

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Walgreen Co. - A 5-Star Stock Trading At A Discount, But Is It Enough?

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Walgreen Co. is the largest U.S. retail drug chain in terms of revenues, this company operates more than 8,000 drug stores throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico. Linked here is a detailed analysis and commentary..

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Stocks To Buy In Forbes Best Small Companies List

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Forbes always generates a list of great small companies, but which ones also could make excellent investments? This article ranks the list by most attractive stock valuations.

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Why The Tortoise Always Beats The Hare When Investing

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Why The Tortoise Always Beats The Hare When Investing via Money Uncensored #investing #financialliteracy #forthekids

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Return on Capital Ratios & Calculations

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Return on capital ratios provide the value investor with quality metrics that can be employed after, or along side, valuation metrics. This allows the long term investor to look for “wonderful companies at a fair price” (Warren Buffett).

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