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Diversification..again..

(via www.oddballstocks.com)

I often get asked the question "what are your thoughts on diversification?"  Someone asked me recently and I thought that newer readers might appreciate my thoughts on it as well.  I wrote about this a year and a half ago, the post generated some lively comments, and I expect this one...

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Zotefoams sags, confidence doesn't

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Zotefoams full-year results were disappointing, but the market's reaction was far from disappointed. That may be because, longer-term, the foam manufacturer has very attractive qualities.
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FW Thorpe interims herald return to growth

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After a modest contraction in 2013, lighting manufacturer and Share Sleuth portfolio member FW Thorpe's half-year results published yesterday herald a return to growth as the adoption of LED lighting continues.
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Dividend Growth Stocks: Abbvie Inc. (ABBV) Dividend Stock Analysis

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Abbvie Inc. is a global research-based pharmaceuticals business that emerged as a separate entity following its spin-off from Abbott Laboratories at the start of 2013. AbbVie's key drug is Humira for rheumatoid arthritis. Linked here is a detailed analysis and commentary...

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Share Sleuth Digest: The shape of things to come

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Northgate and Tristel update the market, Watchlist  companies Treatt, Fenner, and Animalcare enter value territory, and an academic paper shows "charts are pants".

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Defy Putin by Making a 50% Return on this Russian Media Stock

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Take advantage of the turmoil in the Ukraine by investing in CTC Media, one of the largest television broadcasting networks in Russia, at what looks to be a 50% discount to fair value.

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2015: Pearson's Educational Odyssey

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To invest in Pearson you have to believe two things, demand for learning materials and services in the UK and US will pick up, and costly restructuring and investment to make the business more educational, more digital, more international, and more service oriented will pay off.
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24 Best Small Cap Ideas for 2014

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Small cap screen looking for best valuations available today.

Publishing Technology's slow advance

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The most revealing section of software company Publishing Technology's annual report is the segmental analysis, which reveals the future has yet to arrive. If it does, the business will be transformed.
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Calling all risk takers, a Ukrainian investment at 2x earnings and 45% of book value

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"The time to buy is when there's blood in the streets." - Baron Rothschild
Investors who venture into risky markets can realize either fantastic returns, or encounter losses to be written off at tax time.  Right now feels like one of those times where a fortune could be made or lost by...

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Dividend Growth Stocks: Emerson Electric Co. (EMR) Dividend Stock Analysis

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Emerson Electric Co. designs and supplies product technology, and delivers engineering services and solutions to a wide range of industrial, commercial and consumer markets around the world. Linked here is a detailed analysis and commentary...

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Hardy Headlam priced for glory

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Investors in flooring distributor Headlam are betting on a boom in housebuilding and refurbishment. Although they may be over optimistic, this strong company joins the Share Sleuth Watchlist.
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New Stocks in Magic Formula Investing for 3/16/2014

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Several new stocks entered the Magic Formula® screens over the past week. Are there some potential new candidates to buy?

4Imprint: an exemplary small-cap growth stock

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It's really easy to build an enthusiastic story around promotional product supplier 4Imprint, and hard to knock it down because the company knows exactly what it's doing.
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Detroit Legal News, a recession hedge

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Sometimes being in the right place at the right time is all that's needed for success.  The Detroit Legal News can certainly take credit for making the best of a bad situation.  The company owns legal newspapers and a magazine in Michigan.  For years the company minted money as they...

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