Compounding Wealth: Harnessing the Power of Reinvesting Dividends for Financial Growth
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Compounding Wealth: Harnessing the Power of Reinvesting Dividends for Financial Growth

Dividends are often the overlooked ingredient in the long-term success of a portfolio. No, I’m not saying you should have a portfolio of only dividend paying stocks. Although, it would not be the worst thing depending on your goals and needs. Before I go any further, let’s cover what exactly is a dividend. If you…

Beyond the Bottom Line: Why Free Cash Flow Trumps Earnings for Investing Success
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Beyond the Bottom Line: Why Free Cash Flow Trumps Earnings for Investing Success

There are many items in finance and investing that people accept without questions. Two of those items are the utility of both analyst estimates and earnings. To be fair, there are a good number of people in the world that have come to ignore both analyst estimates and quarterly earnings. There is a good chance…

Deere Stock Research Report 2.13.2024
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Deere Stock Research Report 2.13.2024

Deere & Company, commonly known as John Deere, is a venerable American corporation with a rich history dating back to its founding in 1837 by John Deere himself. The company has established itself as a global leader in the manufacturing of agricultural machinery, construction equipment, forestry machinery, and turf care equipment. John Deereā€™s iconic green and yellow machinery is synonymous with reliability, innovation

Moat Stocks Unveiled: A Strategic Guide to Sharpening Your Search Focus
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Moat Stocks Unveiled: A Strategic Guide to Sharpening Your Search Focus

As we all know, there is no line item in a company’s financial statements that says moat. Finding companies with defendable moats is just as much art as it is science. It takes research and a little know how. As well, the age old process of elimination can help focus your search. It doesn’t hurt…

Sector Sovereignty: Exploring the Reign of Moat Stocks by Investing Sector
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Sector Sovereignty: Exploring the Reign of Moat Stocks by Investing Sector

As a curious fellow, at the end of each year I run through an exercise with the Russell 1000 Index. The numbers you see below are as of 12/29/2023. There are two points to conducting this exercise. The first point is to see if the best stocks over the last 10 years have been ones…

West Pharmaceutical Services Research Report 1.30.2024
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West Pharmaceutical Services Research Report 1.30.2024

West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. is a global leader in providing innovative solutions for injectable drug administration and delivery. Headquartered in Exton, Pennsylvania, the company specializes in developing and manufacturing a wide range of packaging, containment, and drug delivery products for the pharmaceutical