Stanley Black & Decker Inc.: FAST Graphs Fundamental Valuation by the Numbers Analysis

Introduction Stanley Black & Decker (SWK) is a leading manufacturer of hand tools, home security systems, industrial solutions and general hardware.  In the following analyze out loud video I will illustrate that this Dividend Aristocrat has generated an above-average record of operating growth.  As a result, the company has also produced dividend growth averaging 5.8% Read more about Stanley Black & Decker Inc.: FAST Graphs Fundamental Valuation by the Numbers Analysis[…]

Roper Technologies: The Best-Performing Dividend Aristocrat for the Past 2 Decades Is Not a Good Investment Today

Introduction Roper Technologies Inc. (ROP) has been the best-performing Dividend Aristocrat over the last couple of decades.  However, Roper is not your typical dividend growth stock.  In fact, in many ways I believe the company is better thought of as a growth stock.  Nevertheless, growth is a great asset to possess in every investor’s toolbox.  Read more about Roper Technologies: The Best-Performing Dividend Aristocrat for the Past 2 Decades Is Not a Good Investment Today[…]

Activision Blizzard Inc.: A Solid Growth Stock with a Dividend Kicker Currently Overvalued

A subscriber to our YouTube channel requested that I produce some videos on Electronic Arts found here, Take-Two Interactive Software and Activision Blizzard Inc. I consider all three of these growth stocks, but unfortunately, I have done little research on any of them in the past.  Therefore, these videos are simply taking a fundamentals by Read more about Activision Blizzard Inc.: A Solid Growth Stock with a Dividend Kicker Currently Overvalued[…]

Coca-Cola: FAST Fundamental Analysis

Introduction Coke is one of the most, if not the most, recognized brands in the world.  As a stock, The Coca-Cola Company (KO) is a blue-chip Dividend Aristocrat that has increased its dividend for 56 consecutive years.  The company is A+ rated by S&P Capital IQ, offers a current dividend yield of 3.6% and a Read more about Coca-Cola: FAST Fundamental Analysis[…]

PepsiCo: Rare Opportunity to Buy at a Better Valuation: Part 6

PepsiCo (PEP) is a Dividend Aristocrat, Champion and blue-chip stalwart that has increased its dividend for 46 consecutive years.  Therefore, it should be no surprise that just as we saw with Procter & Gamble in part 5, this blue-chip stalwart has traditionally commanded a higher valuation (earnings multiple) than the average stock.  Over the past Read more about PepsiCo: Rare Opportunity to Buy at a Better Valuation: Part 6[…]

It Is No Longer a Gamble Investing in Procter & Gamble: Part 5

Introduction Procter & Gamble (PG) is a Dividend Aristocrat, Champion and blue-chip stalwart that has increased its dividend for 62 consecutive years.  Therefore, it should be no surprise that this blue-chip stalwart has traditionally commanded a higher valuation than most stocks.  Over the past couple of decades at least, it has been a very rare Read more about It Is No Longer a Gamble Investing in Procter & Gamble: Part 5[…]

Campbell Soup Company: High-Yield and Speculative Capital Gain Potential-Part 4

Introduction This is the fourth of what will be a long-running series highlighting dividend growth stocks that have technically entered bear market territory.  Many investors define a bear market as when prices fall at least 20%.  After coming out of the true bear market inspired by the Great Recession, stocks have generally been enjoying a Read more about Campbell Soup Company: High-Yield and Speculative Capital Gain Potential-Part 4[…]

The Final 10 of 50 Faster Growing Dividend Growth Stocks: Part 5

Introduction This is the fifth 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 40 that I presented in part 1 found here, part 2 found Read more about The Final 10 of 50 Faster Growing Dividend Growth Stocks: Part 5[…]

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[…]