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Ingersoll-Rand Corp. (IR) If Only You Bought On the Bad News? (Part 5 of 7)

2011-08-02

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We have long held the investing philosophy that the best companies to invest in, are those that have the most consistent and highest earnings growth over time.  This philosophy is oriented to the long-term buy and hold investor.  In other words, we feel that companies with the best long-term track records are the most likely […]

Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) Piling Up Profits: Part 4 of 7

2011-08-01

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Introducing Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) is known and recognized worldwide for their construction equipment, farm machinery and heavy duty trucks.  Like most industrial companies, their business can be very cyclical at times.  However, the company is capable of generating strong profits when times are good.  The following description is taken directly from their […]

Crane Co. (CR) Powerful Post Recession Performance? Part 3 of 7

2011-07-29

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Crane Co. (CR) is an industrial company that manufactures and distributes products for the construction, aerospace, defense and miscellaneous other industries.  Their primary products are industrial pumps, fluid control devices, vending machines, fiberglass panels, aircraft brake systems and valves.  The following description is taken directly from their website: “Crane Co. is a diversified manufacturer of […]

F.A.S.T. Graphs™ video blog on 3M Co. (MMM) and Emerson Electric Co. (EMR)

2011-07-29

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At the special request of readers of our recent blog post titled Six High-profile Industrials with Staggering Three-year Performance? (Part 1) we have prepared a short video blog looking at 3M Corp. and Emerson Electric through the lens of our F.A.S.T. Graphs™ research tool.  Click this link to view the video:  youtu.be/EJrIx9sxhQ4

Six High-profile Industrials with Staggering Three-year Performance? (Part 1)

2011-07-28

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Introduction This will be the first in a series of articles that look at when risk can be disguised as opportunity.  The article will cover six high profile and well-known industrial companies that have outperformed the S&P 500 as our economy has come out of the recession of 2008 and 2009.  Each of the six […]

Cummins Inc. (CMI) Staggering Three-Year Annualized Performance? (Part 2 of 7)

2011-07-28

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Cummins Inc. (CMI) is best known as a manufacturer of some of the world’s best diesel engines. Founded in Columbus, Indiana in 1919; as the Cummins Engine Company they built their reputation on the economy, power, reliability and durability of their engines. The following description is taken directly from their website: “Cummins Inc., a global […]

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