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To succeed as a dividend growth investor you must identify and purchase stocks with sustainable dividend growth. Inertia is powerful force. Once a company has established a track record of growing its dividend over the decades and developed a shareholder base... Read More

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Is The Ultimate GARP Stock

The only reason was because the company had so much cash on its balance sheet that I was getting the business for free. I sold it later for a 30% gain and thought I was a genius. This was relatively early in my investing...

New Jobless Claims at 313K, Worse Than Forecast

Here is the opening statement from the Department of Labor: In the week ending February 21, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 313,000, an increase of 31,000 from the previous week’s revised level. The previous week’s level was revised down by 1,000 from...

Friday: GDP, Chicago PMI, Consumer Sentiment, Pending Home Sales

The following important older post on inflation from Professor Krugman explains why I follow various measures of underlying inflation: Core Logic[T]he idea of core inflation. Why do we need such a concept, and how should it be measured?So: core inflation is usually measured by taking food and...

Mint and Personal Capital vs Quicken and Microsoft Money

Reader Andrew read my series on looking for alternatives to Microsoft Money (I ended up staying with Microsoft Money after all). He asked me why I use a desktop application such as Microsoft Money or Quicken as opposed to a new generation web and mobile tool such as Mint or Personal Capital. I...


I was going to let you off the hook, but now I’ve decided to bring you into my clinic for thorough examination. There is never a good excuse for being cash heavy in a bull tape. At times, truth be told, these blunders happen. I recall being in cash during a bull run and it felt worse...

3 Ageless Lessons for Nasdaq 5000

Back to the future! The Nasdaq Composite Index (NasdaqGIDS:^IXIC) just crossed 5,000. Other stock market yardsticks like the Dow Jones Industrial Average (NYSEARCA:DIA) and S&P 500 (NYSEARCA:VOO) sit atop multi-year highs too. Everything that is old and worn out is suddenly new and exciting...

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