Research Articles

Flowers Foods a High-Yield Risk Worth Taking

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, September 22, 2016

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

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, September 01, 2016

FOMC Interest Rates and Their Impact on the US Economy: Part 2

Chuck Carnevale - Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Beware the Financial Destruction of Overvaluation

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, June 02, 2016

How to Determine the Value of a Cyclical Stock like Emerson Electric: Part 1

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, May 20, 2016

Dynamite Comes in Small Packages: 10 Small Caps for Explosive Returns

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, March 31, 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

Retired Dividend Growth Investors: Sleep Soundly by Embracing Survivorship Bias

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, February 18, 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

Southern Company: Invest While the Yield Is Still High

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, November 20, 2015

Celgene: A Primer on Growth Stock Value Investing (GARP): Part 2

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, November 13, 2015

Choosing Common Stocks That Make Sense for Your Retirement Portfolio: Part 2

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, September 17, 2015

12 Attractive Fast-Growing Dividend Growth Stocks for High Total Return

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, August 27, 2015

How Much Bond Duration Could You Endure?

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, July 16, 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

The Interpretation Of The Earnings and Price Correlated F.A.S.T. Graphs™ Made Simple

Chuck Carnevale - Tuesday, August 26, 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

Stocks for 2014: High Yield and Fairly Valued Dividend Stocks for High Current Income – Part 5

Chuck Carnevale - Wednesday, February 12, 2014

How I Explain Amazon’s Stock Performance

Chuck Carnevale - Monday, November 04, 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

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

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, September 13, 2013

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

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, June 14, 2013

Blue-Chip Dividend Aristocrats - There is a Lot of Value in this Market: Part 4

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, October 11, 2012

Addendum To - Investing in Eastern Utility Stocks - Do Today’s Valuations Make Sense, Part 4

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, August 10, 2012

Most Eastern Utility Stocks Are Overvalued – Part 4

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, August 10, 2012

Addendum To: Investing in Central Utility Stocks, Do Today’s Valuations Make Sense, Part 3

Chuck Carnevale - Tuesday, August 07, 2012

Investing in Central Utility Stocks - Do Today’s Valuations Make Sense? Part 3

Chuck Carnevale - Monday, August 06, 2012

Testimonials


“I appreciate your work, Chuck. As a subscriber to FAST Graphs™, I use the tool to decide on whether to purchase additional shares of what I currently hold or to add a new holding. Your articles help me make full use of the tool and give other readers valuable information, if they take the time to learn. One of the biggest enhancements that I use is the FFO data added for MLPs and REITs.”


“When FAST Graphs™ were unavailable because of Hurricane Sandy, I realized how much I need them in order to make investment decisions.

(Wish I could be) Long FAST Graphs!!!”


“One more vote for the value of FAST Graphs™; just started a subscription to Chuck's great service (premium), and am having a ball analyzing so many stocks quickly.”


“I feel very ill-equipped to make investment decisions without Fast Graphs. :-)”


“Yesterday, I signed up for your F.A.S.T. Graphs™. It's a really amazing, valuable tool for checking over/undervaluation of stocks. Wish I had it years and years ago!!”


“Love the F.A.S.T. Graphs™: One glance and you know a whole lot.”


“About Chuck's F.A.S.T. Graphs™: They are invaluable to me in making decisions about the stocks I own (in addition to what you are saying about doing other research) and the ones I hope to own in the future.”


"Chuck -- Your proprietary F.A.S.T. Graphs™ are a VERY impressive tool!"


“If there were an Investor Hall of Fame for people who have helped others with their investing, and sharing valuable information, you and your F.A.S.T. Graphs™ would get one of my selections.”


“I love Chuck's F.A.S.T. Graphs™! Well worth the price of admission for what he gives you.”


"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.”


“I use the F.A.S.T. Graphs™ method to evaluate all of my ideas. I recommend it for individual investors, since it helps them focus on data and get past the many emotional arguments.”


“I recently subscribed to the F.A.S.T. Graphs™, and these articles are helping me learn how to better use them. They really do give you a good quick look at the valuations picture. A much needed tool!”


“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.”


“Chuck's F.A.S.T. Graphs™: They are invaluable to me in making decisions about the stocks I own (in addition to what you are saying about doing other research) and the ones I hope to own in the future.”


”I am amazed at the usefulness of your F.A.S.T. Graphs™ and I plan on using them for a long time to come.”


“Chuck's F.A.S.T. Graphs™ will give you a tool to find those well chosen stocks...”


“Thanks for the F.A.S.T. Graphs™, Chuck. They are the best tool I've used.”


Recent Posts


Tags

WSM COO EBAY M CHS INT CVS market timing BANF PNW NC THFF TEG: WEC: WU VZ blue-chip XEL GIS BCR EXLS fundamental stock research tool CIO MATW LL EXC DMRC PNM DLR STE AKRX cash flows long-term returns ESRX investment ENDP CTRX SO stocks growth stocks RS AFL HOG C FTI,HTZ EMR DTV TAC AGN HP cyclical DELL ECL Dividend Champions Utilities URI ALTE K ETN Utilities Sector SHR Overvalued BR 3NSRGY BCE JWML.Y T EAT total return DPS ACM marketvaluation BRS ABT NLY DIS PSX JCI ETP NSRGY NSC HCBK AMG DollarCostAverging SHPG TNGO RMD APEI DE ACI ULTA Stock Research Analysis ROSE LH utility stocks market currents ED D XOM WIN TWGP SLW AXP CLX,EMR FinancialSector NKE FRAN MGA ALB GPC CVX,SWK,MCD,TGT,PG,WMT,JNJ,MDT,AFT,T,ED KCAP highqualityR AIG FTR TGH O BG NOC beta BOKF SBUX SHW LEN value investing GrowthOriented ONE sell ORCL GLT HPQ ANTM AFSI GE MGRC IBN macro DFS SYK SCL AAN short ideas WY IR CBU ACN AMAG ZUMZ FAST INTC PCP KSS RRD VRX Buffett NEE CRLI CACI NOG mid-sized MA TEF SNCR FOSL RRC dividend income fair value DOW TGI WMT,ROST,GIS,GE,JNJ,KO CGY portfolio BAX DividendAristocrats CHD GPCM intrinsic value AMGN investing for total return NTES LO Market Outlook BIIB dividend paying SoundValuation VMI fair valuation KFT CNC GMCR DRC WST SBRA BMS SRCE F SXL HCP UNP TSCO fastgraphs US Economy OKS GOLD CBRL GAS SWK TNC CACC Ratio intrinsic value,stocks,earnings,fundamentals,stock research tool,due diligence TWX ACE CAPE HIBB interest rates WVR long JKHY GPI THC ACOM ITC ANDE hyper growth stocks OKE IPAR ARRS above-average MDT CINF DDS MKC MELI PBI MTZ STMP free cash flow HCI BH CE JNJ ECHO MIDD COH UTX AZO SBR LQDT BRLI IDA HSC HON JCOM capital appreciation PFG BCOR AMP AFAM dividendpaying DVA CB HAS JSFT FAST Graphs SHOO SON EPHC market LXU GEOS dividend paying stocks PE Ratio AET BigFive,Canadian DKS MSA mid-cap ATHM MSFT DividendIncome BHP FairValuation BA GES dividend-paying Telecommunications POM OSIS value MRK Dividend Ideas CTSH EK intrinsicvalue FF LLY NPM fast-growing SYT retirement DGAS biotechnology healthcare X DOV WWW FBHS CAH OHI,EPR,WPG,JLL WFM CTCM V PNRA REXX stock research tool GME TU WRLD EWBC SWFT ADP UN HII POWR dividends,earnings growth ABBV DTEGY BKH UL ACQ ADM ABC ESI CCK MNTX SAVE CLX LMT TOT FL FISV InformationTech CLF FLIC AB ATW SYNA GOOG THRM MGEE MDP NFLX CPB UEPS DNB WGL ITW BHB CTBI JRN ROST TIF Bond,TGT,UTX SAM WEC LKQ DTE GT BEN AM CPN DECK dividends ABM ARLP UNM DividendChampions BWLD HNZ utility RIMM stock research AFL,CVX,ED,JNJ,MCD,PG,SWK,T,WMT,TGT,ABM,AFL,BEN,BMS,CB,CBSH,CTBI MCD Yield WMT UNH WBA FC Champions DLPH WAG PKG HGT PowerOfCompounding WHR ADT SUBX biotech Contenders AAP MHS MCHP CM FRED APH KO MO MMM BLK dividend-growth FAF CFR PII DGX PPL NVS OGE long-term growth BMO BWP CSX AVD CAM SFG AA investing for income VFC Aristocrats INFY PCLN SJM CNSL CHE ITW, BMRC MNR treasury value trap dividend growth investing BAC GOOGL WASH stock analysis investing FairlyValued FDX INWK ASNA dividend growth COST HSY EnergySector MCK ICLR KMT PPG CLR blue chip growth PDFS BIDU SNH JPM TRV RatofReturn AZZ MNK NSR PB dividendGrowth TE POT RKT consumer EMC PAG NA SCG EV SLGN PRXL AMZN RCII KR RJF TUP SWKS Materials technology BNS. SIG LLL DHR TIS ENSG PCL HRL HSNI MPW MSCC value-oriented FLO MNST AIRM JOY VCO TROW AEP AOS HighQuality BDX LTM OHI earnings ED:SCG ZBRA high-yield CERN KMB FOMC DAN PM RSG,RTN long ideas VVC RSG UHS Valuation HBI DD FB IR, OXY GNTX BOFI Fundamentals rate of return SEIC Aristocrat SIVB dividend VTR COP TGT PEP CVX cashflow AMBN banks MCY DRI AEG CATY FCFS PNR diversified machinery PEG BBY OZRK SILVER BOBE BF.B stockResearchTool CBI RTN R ORI act CTL APD RY WLP SCHW DOM RSO InterestRates cash flow MAT GWW Industrial FDO BAP QCOM Consumer discretionary BBBY PortfolioDesign KALU VAL investing for income,growth and income Challengers HD MAIN long-term MUR CASY XRX LOW AMCX HE CELG SYY long-term investing suvivorship BLL earnings growth CKSW COL SPLS TMP FUL RBC GPS AGLP ETR KO,CLX,CELG,JCP,GT,MSI,PEP,ED TSM TICC AVP QCOR REITs JWN ConsumerDiscretionary HCA JAZZ CSL CTAS PG INGR IBM DRIP true worth SU PRAA LINE MHP suvivorship basis DORM SPY stock VRTU MAN OUTR WFC CTG EMR, MMM Macro view KMP food service HCN PFE ACR OII economy BPL regional banks BNS AFG UTHR due diligence EE RAI TXT CXRX THO TEVA CRI LZB DR PRGO PE MTW GILD AAPL CL AMT machinery P best-of-breed NROM MYL BEAV ODFL RDS.A Share Buybacks CAT HRS CMI GD CanadianBanks CSCO POR CR BMTC SNI

Archive

Testimonials


“I appreciate your work, Chuck. As a subscriber to FAST Graphs™, I use the tool to decide on whether to purchase additional shares of what I currently hold or to add a new holding. Your articles help me make full use of the tool and give other readers valuable information, if they take the time to learn. One of the biggest enhancements that I use is the FFO data added for MLPs and REITs.”


“When FAST Graphs™ were unavailable because of Hurricane Sandy, I realized how much I need them in order to make investment decisions.

(Wish I could be) Long FAST Graphs!!!”


“One more vote for the value of FAST Graphs™; just started a subscription to Chuck's great service (premium), and am having a ball analyzing so many stocks quickly.”


“I feel very ill-equipped to make investment decisions without Fast Graphs. :-)”


“Yesterday, I signed up for your F.A.S.T. Graphs™. It's a really amazing, valuable tool for checking over/undervaluation of stocks. Wish I had it years and years ago!!”


“Love the F.A.S.T. Graphs™: One glance and you know a whole lot.”


“About Chuck's F.A.S.T. Graphs™: They are invaluable to me in making decisions about the stocks I own (in addition to what you are saying about doing other research) and the ones I hope to own in the future.”


"Chuck -- Your proprietary F.A.S.T. Graphs™ are a VERY impressive tool!"


“If there were an Investor Hall of Fame for people who have helped others with their investing, and sharing valuable information, you and your F.A.S.T. Graphs™ would get one of my selections.”


“I love Chuck's F.A.S.T. Graphs™! Well worth the price of admission for what he gives you.”


"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.”


“I use the F.A.S.T. Graphs™ method to evaluate all of my ideas. I recommend it for individual investors, since it helps them focus on data and get past the many emotional arguments.”


“I recently subscribed to the F.A.S.T. Graphs™, and these articles are helping me learn how to better use them. They really do give you a good quick look at the valuations picture. A much needed tool!”


“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.”


“Chuck's F.A.S.T. Graphs™: They are invaluable to me in making decisions about the stocks I own (in addition to what you are saying about doing other research) and the ones I hope to own in the future.”


”I am amazed at the usefulness of your F.A.S.T. Graphs™ and I plan on using them for a long time to come.”


“Chuck's F.A.S.T. Graphs™ will give you a tool to find those well chosen stocks...”


“Thanks for the F.A.S.T. Graphs™, Chuck. They are the best tool I've used.”