Update on Owens & Minor Inc.: An Undervalued Speculation or a Value Trap?

Introduction Owens & Minor Inc. reported earnings yesterday and simultaneously revised their 2018 earnings outlook lower.  As fate would have it, I produced an article and a video where I highlighted 12 undervalued dividend growth research candidates which included Owens & Minor.  When I produced the video, the FAST Graph fundamentals analyzer software tool was Read more about Update on Owens & Minor Inc.: An Undervalued Speculation or a Value Trap?[…]

4 Big Advantages of Investing in Undervalued Dividend Growth Stocks: Here Are 12 to Consider

Introduction Value investing is a proven long-term investing strategy that produces above-average results at below-average risk – if engaged in properly.  However, there are four primary advantages to investing in undervalued dividend growth stocks that facilitate strong long-term performance while simultaneously lowering risk.  The beauty of these advantages is that they provide insights and validations Read more about 4 Big Advantages of Investing in Undervalued Dividend Growth Stocks: Here Are 12 to Consider[…]

Dividend Growth Stocks in a Stealth Bear Market! Kimberly-Clark Corporation: Part 2

Introduction In part 1  found here of this multi-part series I discussed how several blue-chip dividend growth stocks have already entered a bear market. Therefore, I thought it would be helpful to provide FAST Graphs analyze out loud videos on several dividend growth stocks that have corrected from high valuation levels to more reasonable levels.  Read more about Dividend Growth Stocks in a Stealth Bear Market! Kimberly-Clark Corporation: Part 2[…]

What Can I Expect to Make If I Invest in Johnson & Johnson Today?

Overview AAA rated Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) has produced one of the most impeccable and consistent long-term records of fundamental results and growth.  No matter whether you are measuring earnings, cash flows or dividends, you will be hard-pressed to find any company in any industry with a more consistent and complete record of operating excellence Read more about What Can I Expect to Make If I Invest in Johnson & Johnson Today?[…]

The S&P 500 is Overvalued These 10 Dividend Growth Stocks Are Not: Part 3

Introduction This is the third of a five-part series presenting 50 dividend growth stocks that I have screened for current fair value.  With this article I will be covering 10 additional dividend growth research candidates with moderate to higher yields in addition to the initial 20 that I presented in part 1 found here and Read more about The S&P 500 is Overvalued These 10 Dividend Growth Stocks Are Not: Part 3[…]

10 More of 50 Fairly-Valued Dividend Growth Stocks Offering Moderately High Yields: Part 2

Introduction This is the second of a five-part series presenting 50 dividend growth stocks that I have screened for current fair value.  With this article I will be covering 10 additional dividend growth research candidates in addition to the initial 10 that I presented in part 1 found here. Furthermore, I wanted to be clear Read more about 10 More of 50 Fairly-Valued Dividend Growth Stocks Offering Moderately High Yields: Part 2[…]

Owens & Minor Inc.: Irresistible Yield, Irresistible Valuation

Introduction Recently, I have had several requests to write an article about Owens & Minor Inc (OMI).  I had not looked at this company in a while, and boy oh, boy, was I surprised at what I found.  Owens & Minor is on the “Dividend Contender” list produced by David Fish. Owens & Minor has Read more about Owens & Minor Inc.: Irresistible Yield, Irresistible Valuation[…]

Invest In Walgreens Or CVS – Speculate In Rite Aid

Introduction For many years now, investing in healthcare related stocks has presented me with a conundrum of sorts.  Demographic forces, primarily the graying of America (and the world for that matter), suggests powerful future growth potential and demand for healthcare related products and services.  On the other hand, healthcare and its costs have long been Read more about Invest In Walgreens Or CVS – Speculate In Rite Aid[…]

Penske Automotive Group: Growth, Value and Dividend Growth Hiding in Plain Sight

Introduction Finding attractive investments in the dividend growth space has become a real challenge in today’s overheated market.  This is especially true if you limit yourself to looking in the obvious places.  Simply stated, you won’t find any bargains today in the Procter & Gambles, Johnson & Johnsons and Coca-Colas.  In other words, the flight Read more about Penske Automotive Group: Growth, Value and Dividend Growth Hiding in Plain Sight[…]

j2 Global: Don’t Overlook This Impressive Growth and Dividend Income Stock

Investment Thesis j2 Global (JCOM) was founded in 1995 and went public in 1999.  During their first few years as a public company, j2 Global generated operating losses; however, since 2002 the company has strung together an impressive record of rapid growth.  They initiated their first dividend in 2011, and on February 9, 2017 they Read more about j2 Global: Don’t Overlook This Impressive Growth and Dividend Income Stock[…]