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Why do value stocks outperform growth stocks?

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Value stocks tend to outperform growth stocks over long term. This is well known. The reason is often deceptively simple.

Dividend Growth Stocks: Nike, Inc. (NKE) Dividend Stock Analysis

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Nike, Inc. is the world's leading designer and marketer of high-quality athletic footwear, athletic apparel and accessories. Linked here is a detailed analysis and commentary...

Risk Management Solutions in Investing

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Effective risk management solutions can be obtained through valuation based decisions in asset allocation planning and diversification of individual investments.

How To Make Money On Stocks That Are Not Quite Cheap Enough To Buy

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n today's fairly valued market, there are still ways to make money while waiting for valuations to retreat to more reasonable levels. Here is one such strategy.

Dividend Growth Stocks: Don't Touch These 5 Dividend Stocks!

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Has someone near and dear to you responded with a 'I was only trying to help' after royally messing something up? Have you ever tinkered with a computer, smart phone or something else only to learn it no longer works and you are not sure how to fix it? Our dividend stock investments can suffer the same fate if we provide them with too much of the wrong type of attention.

Dividend Growth Stocks: Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW) Dividend Stock Analysis

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Illinois Tool Works Inc. is a diversified manufacturer that operates a portfolio of 60 business units that serve industrial and consumer markets globally. Linked here is a detailed analysis and commentary...

Distribution of Stocks by PE

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Fat Pitch Financials looks at the current distribution of stocks by the price earnings ratio to examine whether the stock market is getting a bit overpriced.



Dividend Growth Stocks: 6 Dividend Stocks Raising Their Payouts And Yields

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In a down-market when many people are rushing to buy gold, I take comfort that I already have mine. No, not that kind, but something much better! A growing stream of dividend income from solid companies. While everyone else is panicked about their portfolio’s decline, I see a downturn as an incredible buying opportunity.



Introduction to the 2010 Edition of The Little Book

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There’s not a whole lot of difference between the two Little Books. But five years later after writing the original book, Joel Greenblatt must of felt like he had to update his work while keeping the original one in tact. Not too mention, at the time of writing the updated version, he had sold 300K copies.