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Submitted by Ken Faulkenberry on Wed, 2016-06-08 22:17
Through strategic mergers and acquisitions CVS Health has evolved into one of the largest pharmacy retailers and a top-tier Prescription Benefit Manager (PBM). The company has significant competitive advantages because of its size.
Submitted by Dividend Growth... on Wed, 2016-06-08 11:21
PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) manufactures, markets, and sells various foods, snacks, and carbonated and non-carbonated beverages worldwide. The company operates in four divisions: PepsiCo Americas Foods (PAF), PepsiCo Americas Beverages (PAB), PepsiCo Europe, and PepsiCo Asia, Middle East and Africa (AMEA). The company is a dividend champion, which has increased distributions for 44 years in a row.
Submitted by Dividend Growth... on Thu, 2016-06-02 13:07
Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ), together with its subsidiaries, is engaged in the research and development, manufacture, and sale of various products in the health care field worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Consumer, Pharmaceutical, and Medical Devices & Diagnostics. This dividend king has paid dividends since 1944 and has managed to increase them for 54 years in a row. Dividend increases have been like clockwork every year for decades.
Submitted by ttonca on Tue, 2016-05-31 01:40
Some thoughts and takeaways on the Brookfield Canada Office Properties REIT.
Submitted by Dividend Growth... on Fri, 2016-05-27 17:15
Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) operates general merchandise stores in the United States and Canada. Target is a dividend champion, which has paid dividends since 1965 and raised them every year for 48 years in a row.
The most recent dividend increase was in June 2015, when the Board of Directors approved a 7.70% increase in the quarterly dividend to 56 cents/share.
The company's largest competitors include Wal-Mart (NYSE:WMT), Costco (NASDAQ:COST) and Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN).
Submitted by ModernGraham on Sat, 2016-05-21 10:09
Out of the multitude of companies, which ones would legendary value investor Benjamin Graham buy today? I've compiled ten great companies that fit the ModernGraham criteria, based on Benjamin Graham's methods. The companies in this list pass the rigorous requirements of either the Defensive Investor or the Enterprising Investor and are undervalued by the market.
Here are the ten companies Benjamin Graham would invest in today:
Submitted by ModernGraham on Fri, 2016-05-20 08:26
One popular approach to investing based on Benjamin Graham's methods is to use the so-called "Graham Number." There are some important differences between the Graham Number and the Graham Formula, but using the Graham Number is definitely useful even if the investor only uses it as a screening tactic.
Submitted by ttonca on Thu, 2016-05-19 11:55
Short-form analysis of one of the largest financial services groups in the world.
Submitted by ModernGraham on Thu, 2016-05-19 07:25
There are a number of great companies in the market today. By using the ModernGraham Valuation Model, I've selected 10 low PE stocks for the Enterprising Investor. These companies have the lowest PEmg (price / normalized earnings) ratio out of all companies reviewed by ModernGraham. Each company has been determined to be suitable for the Enterprising Investor and undervalued according to the ModernGraham approach.
Submitted by Ken Faulkenberry on Wed, 2016-05-18 09:52
United Parcel Service (UPS) is the largest package delivery service in the world. How does in rank as a Dividend Stock Investment?
Submitted by Dividend Growth... on Mon, 2016-05-16 11:57
Unilever PLC (UL) operates in the fast-moving consumer goods market in the Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe, and Middle East. The company operates through Personal Care, Foods, Refreshment, and Home Care segments.
Unilever increased its quarterly dividend by 6% to 32.01 eurocents/share. This marked the 21st consecutive annual dividend increase for this international dividend achiever. Between 2005 and 2015, Unilever has managed to boost annual dividends from 66 eurocents/share to 1.19 Euro/share.
Submitted by ttonca on Mon, 2016-05-09 12:58
Some thoughts on $COF. Low absolute valuation, but some trouble spots remain.
Submitted by Ken Faulkenberry on Thu, 2016-05-05 16:31
Use Free Cash Flow calculations to evaluate the health of an organization. Cash flow will determine whether the goals of stakeholders are met.
Submitted by Ken Faulkenberry on Wed, 2016-05-04 18:04
When it comes to infrastructure, energy, and natural resource development, customers look to Caterpillar. But is it a good investment?
Submitted by Dividends4Life on Tue, 2016-05-03 07:12
Linked here is a detailed quantitative analysis of W.W. Grainger, Inc. (GWW). Below are some highlights from the above linked analysis:
Company Description: Grainger Inc. is the largest global distributor of industrial and commercial supplies, such as hand tools, electric motors, light bulbs and janitorial items...