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Dividend Growth Stocks: 2014-Q3 Performance Review

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After each quarter-end, I review my asset allocation and year-to-date total returns by category. The attached PDF contains my actual asset allocation as of 2014-Q3. Below is a high-level summary of the information contained in the PDF...

Performance - Week Ending 10/24/2014

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Over a life time of investing, the results are not validated by the effort, but rather the effort is validated by the results.

Which is Best: Warren Buffetts' Owner Earnings or Y-Charts Owners' Profits?

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Warren Buffetts’Owner Earnings and Y-Charts Owners’ Cash Profits are similar types of cash flow for analysis of businesses and stocks. These metrics provide important insight into the cash flow of the entity, particularly the cash flow available for the owners.

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United Technologies Corp. Has A Strong Balance Sheet And Excellent Free Cash Flow

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United Technologies Corp. is an aerospace-industrial conglomerate with a portfolio includes Pratt & Whitney jet engines, Sikorsky helicopters, Otis elevators, and Carrier air conditioners, among other products. In July 2012, UTX purchased aerospace competitor Goodrich. Linked here is a detailed analysis and commentary...

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Dividend Growth Stocks: 7 Higher-Yielding Stocks With A Low Price To Book

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When looking for value-priced stocks, the Price-To-Book (P/B) ratio is one that I like to consider. P/B is calculated as share price divided by book value per share. Book value is most often calculated as Assets less Liabilities.

8 Stocks Compounding Shareholders' Wealth With Increased Dividends | Seeking Alpha

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Some goals for building wealth would include putting kids through college, paying off mortgages, helping family members and enjoying a financially worry-free retirement. If you don't have a generous relative or wealthy parents, you will need to devise a plan to help you reach your goals. My plan includes great dividend stocks that increase their dividends each year.

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4 Extremely Cheap Stocks That Are Generating Tons of Cash

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Cash generation is the lifeblood of business. Valuation is the key to investing. Here are 4 stocks with free cash flow yields exceeding 24%.

The best dividend stocks for 2015

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Looking forward to which dividend stocks are best positioned to perform well in 2015 based on their valuations.