Research Articles

Canadian “Bank-in” for Delicious Yield and Great Value

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, September 01, 2016

Let’s Go Krogering for Value and Profit

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, August 19, 2016

Beware the Financial Destruction of Overvaluation

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, June 02, 2016

Dividends’ True Contribution to Total Return May Surprise You

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, March 24, 2016

Dividends Don’t Drive Total Return They Contribute To It: Part 1

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, March 03, 2016

Is Facebook a Screaming Buy Or Sell?

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, February 26, 2016

Why It’s a Mistake To Be Raising Cash In This Market

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, February 11, 2016

Suffering Stock Market Stress? Consider This Market with Negligible Volatility and Consistently Rising Values Instead!

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, February 04, 2016

Simplify Your Research Process and K.I.S.S. Your Worries Goodbye

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, January 15, 2016

Southern Company: Invest While the Yield Is Still High

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, November 20, 2015

Retirees: The Risks, Dangers and Advantages of Reaching For Yield: Part 2B

Chuck Carnevale - Tuesday, October 13, 2015

83 Attractive Dividend Growth Stocks for Your Retirement Portfolios: Part 2A

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, October 09, 2015

Market Timing Is Not Appropriate for Retired Investors

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, July 23, 2015

The Best Way to Judge Past Performance: Part Two

Chuck Carnevale - Wednesday, July 01, 2015

My Top 3 Fabulous Pharma Stocks

Chuck Carnevale - Monday, June 08, 2015

Three Keys Why Retired Investors Should Put Maximum Focus and Weight On Dividends

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, May 29, 2015

Warning: Don’t Let Market Hype Cause You to Miss This Total Return Opportunity

Chuck Carnevale - Monday, May 18, 2015

The Shocking Truth About Share Buybacks

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, May 07, 2015

Hope Is Not A Strategy, Before Investing Have A Precise Calculation Of Return In Mind

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, April 30, 2015

Attractively Valued Ameriprise Financial: a Long-Term Total Return Opportunity Raises Dividend 16%

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, April 24, 2015

Mr. Valuation disagrees with Henry Blodget: "It's a Market of Stocks" is not a Meaningless Phrase

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, April 16, 2015

Safe Large-Cap Blue-Chip Dividend Champions For Your Retirement Portfolios: Part 2

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, August 28, 2014

25 Dividend Champion Investment Opportunities: Something For Every Retired Investor, Part 1

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, August 28, 2014

Is Dow 17,000 Dangerously High? This Comprehensive Review May Surprise You!

Chuck Carnevale - Wednesday, July 09, 2014

Fallen Dividend Champions: I Still Have No Fear Of A Market Crash: Part 2

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, June 19, 2014

20 Dividend Champions To Buy Today

Chuck Carnevale - Monday, June 09, 2014

Retirees Please Don't Index, You Deserve Better Than Average

Chuck Carnevale - Monday, June 09, 2014

Stocks for 2014: Growth and Income For Total Return Part 3

Chuck Carnevale - Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Stocks 2014: Investing for Growth - The Power and Protection of High Compounding Earnings Growth – Part 2

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, January 16, 2014

Stocks for 2014: Something for Everyone: Part 1

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, January 10, 2014

How I Explain Amazon’s Stock Performance

Chuck Carnevale - Monday, November 04, 2013

Trying To Beat The Market Is A Fool’s Errand

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, October 17, 2013

What Is Due Diligence? Here’s How I Do It

Chuck Carnevale - Tuesday, October 08, 2013

What Is The Correct Discount Rate To Use? Part 2B

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, September 26, 2013

Calculating A Stock’s Fair Value Based On Future Growth Expectations: Part 2A

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, September 26, 2013

How To Calculate The Intrinsic Value Of Your Common Stocks: Part 1

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, September 20, 2013

Invest In Stocks With A Margin of Safety To Reduce Risk And Enhance Returns

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, September 13, 2013

Utilities - Today’s Best Bond Alternative

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, August 22, 2013

The Telecommunications Services Sector Untethered and Poised to Grow

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, August 15, 2013

Improve The Productivity Of Your Dividend Growth Portfolio With Technology

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, August 08, 2013

For A Healthier Portfolio - Look Here

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, July 25, 2013

Beware Of The Valuations On The Best Consumer Discretionary Dividend Growth Stocks

Chuck Carnevale - Tuesday, July 09, 2013

The Industrial Sector Offers A Lot Of Value, Dividend Growth and Income

Chuck Carnevale - Wednesday, July 03, 2013

Finding Value In The Materials Sector Is A Material Thing

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, June 27, 2013

Finding Great Value In The Energy Sector

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, June 20, 2013

Searching For Value And Finding It In Today’s Market - Sector By Sector

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, June 14, 2013

Own These World’s Leading Brands And Never Fear A Recession Again

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, June 07, 2013

The Dow Hits All-Time Highs, But The Truth Is It Remains Cheaply Valued

Chuck Carnevale - Wednesday, May 15, 2013

My Top 10 Fairly Valued Fast-Growing Stocks

Chuck Carnevale - Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Many Of My Dividend Growth Stocks Have Become Overvalued, What Do I Do Now?

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, April 25, 2013

Amgen’s Dividend Policy Has Ignited Their Stock

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, January 11, 2013

How to Forecast Future Stock Returns: Part 3

Chuck Carnevale - Monday, July 16, 2012

A True Investor’s Most Important Performance Measurement

Chuck Carnevale - Monday, April 16, 2012

Wal-Mart - The World’s Greatest Retailer, After a Long Hiatus, is a Solid Buy

Julie C - Thursday, January 05, 2012

9 of the Second 10 Best Performing Dow Stocks are Fairly Valued

Julie C - Monday, October 17, 2011

Most of the 10 Best Performing Dow Jones Industrial Stocks are Great Buys Today

Julie C - Friday, October 14, 2011

8 Strong Growth Stocks Significantly Under-valued by Mr. Market

Julie C - Thursday, September 01, 2011

Warren Buffett Said Ignore Political and Economic Forecasts

Julie C - Wednesday, August 10, 2011

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"Chuck - Thank you for your well thought out articles. I tend to be a visual type of person so I really appreciate the F.A.S.T. Graphs™ approach."


"Great article, as always! I always look forward to your articles, and am especially eagerly awaiting your next in this series. I find the F.A.S.T. Graphs™ extremely helpful."


“Your F.A.S.T. Graphs™ put all of this in a single artful picture and the accompanying spreadsheets hammer home the point.”


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“I also always appreciate the clear-cut information provided through your F.A.S.T. Graphs™ and articles.”


“Thanks, Chuck, for your F.A.S.T. Graphs™. Each of these graphs is worth 1,000 words in describing a company's growth, consistency and valuation. Thanks for sharing your graphs.”


“Thanks, Chuck. Love the F.A.S.T. Graphs™! It makes investing so much more clear.”


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