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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

A Comprehensive Look at Dividend Growth Stock Valuations Sector by Sector: Part 2

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, August 26, 2016

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

Chuck Carnevale - Wednesday, July 27, 2016

What Will Happen To the Stock Market When Interest Rates Rise? Part 1

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, July 21, 2016

These are the Only Dividend Champions and Contenders That Appear Attractively Valued

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, July 15, 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

Mid-Cap Dividend Growth Stocks by Sector: Part 2A Regional Banks

Chuck Carnevale - Wednesday, April 13, 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

Why Getting Valuation Right Is So Important To Retired Dividend Growth Investors

Chuck Carnevale - Tuesday, December 08, 2015

Southern Company: Invest While the Yield Is Still High

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, November 20, 2015

20 Dividend Growth Stocks To Buy Today For Your Retirement Portfolios: Part 1

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, August 07, 2015

How Much Bond Duration Could You Endure?

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, July 16, 2015

My Top 3 Fabulous Pharma Stocks

Chuck Carnevale - Monday, June 08, 2015

10 Reasons Why Growth Stocks Can Be Appropriate for Retired Investors

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, June 04, 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

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

Chuck Carnevale - Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Why Gilead Is The Most Exciting Growth Opportunity In 2014

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, August 15, 2014

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

Chuck Carnevale - Wednesday, July 09, 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

Improve The Productivity Of Your Dividend Growth Portfolio With Technology

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, August 08, 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

My Top 10 Fairly Valued Fast-Growing Stocks

Chuck Carnevale - Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Super-Fast Growing Mid-Cap Growth Stocks With Explosive Returns

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, May 09, 2013

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

Chuck Carnevale - Thursday, October 11, 2012

Most Eastern Utility Stocks Are Overvalued – Part 4

Chuck Carnevale - Friday, August 10, 2012

Readers’ Choice Calculating Fair Value on Transalta, Southern Company and Exelon

Chuck Carnevale - Tuesday, July 24, 2012

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“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.”