Becton Dickinson- A Healthy Dividend Growth Stock On Sale

One of the great long-term benefits that a recession brings is the opportunity to invest in extremely high-quality companies at low valuations.  This is especially true of companies that have proven themselves as being highly recession-resistant on an operating basis. In other words, companies whose businesses remain strong even when economic times are difficult, as they[…]

Net1 UEPS Technologies (UEPS) Rises Over 30 Percent Rewarding Undervaluation

One of today’s biggest gainers is a small-cap, NASDAQ traded, application software company, Net1 UEPS Technologies (UEPS), and at one time was up over 30% in just this one trading day. As of the time of this writing, Net1 UEPS Technologies is rising approximately 28% from a close of $6.72 on Tuesday, January 18, 2012[…]

The Top 25 Best Dividend Challengers To Buy Today

This is the third and final article of a series of articles we have prepared on dividend paying stocks with a history and legacy of increasing their dividends each year. Our first article covered Dividend Champions, dividend paying stocks with a history of increasing the dividend every year for at least 25 years and can[…]

42 Dividend Contenders for Above-Average Total Return

With interest rates hovering near all-time lows, investors needing income are faced with very limited choices.  The traditional high yield available from bonds and other fixed income vehicles are no longer available to meet the needs of retirees needing income to live off.  Moreover, it is almost a certainty that today’s low yields are not[…]

Dividend Champions a Rare Undervalued Opportunity

We believe that based on earnings, 2012 is starting out with the stock market undervalued. We believe in the long-term ownership of great businesses purchased at sound and attractive valuations. Consequently, we view the stock market as merely the store that we shop at in order to buy the businesses we want to own. Furthermore,[…]

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

We are going to start the new year off by looking at Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) which we believe is a blue-chip growth and dividend income selection that can be purchased at a sound and attractive valuation.  Additionally, we offer Wal-Mart with its historical business results and price performance as an excellent example extolling the[…]