Peter Lynch Taught Me to Invest in Ultra Beauty Inc.

Introduction In his best-selling book “One up on Wall Street” Peter Lynch included this subtitle on his cover: “How to use what you already know to make money in the stock market.”  And later in the book he talks about “the power of common knowledge.”  Stating it over simplistically, Peter Lynch often talked about getting Read more about Peter Lynch Taught Me to Invest in Ultra Beauty Inc.[…]

Searching for Alphabet’s True Worth? Should we Google it?

Introduction This is the third in a series of articles where I will cover popular and/or high profile stocks. The primary objective of this series will be to put a spotlight on the importance of forecasting future growth prior to making an investment decision.  I elaborated on the importance of forecasting future growth in part Read more about Searching for Alphabet’s True Worth? Should we Google it?[…]

Priceline: A Growth Powerhouse – Forecast Profits and/or Cash Flow Not Prices!

Introduction This is the second in a series of articles where I will cover popular and/or high profile stocks. The primary objective of this series will be to put a spotlight on the importance of forecasting future growth prior to making an investment decision. The central idea is to determine whether or not a reasonable Read more about Priceline: A Growth Powerhouse – Forecast Profits and/or Cash Flow Not Prices![…]

Pfizer Inc. Invest For Attractive Valuation and The 4% Dividend Yield

Investment Thesis Pfizer Inc (PFE) is one of the world’s largest pharmaceutical firms with sales exceeding $50 billion.  The company is currently attractively valued at a blended P/E ratio of 13.3, offering a current dividend yield of 4%.  Pfizer is awarded an S&P credit rating of AA and possesses a modest debt to capital ratio Read more about Pfizer Inc. Invest For Attractive Valuation and The 4% Dividend Yield[…]

Broadcom, Limited: Exceptional Growth at a Reasonable Price-With A Dividend Kicker

Investment Thesis Broadcom Limited (AVGO) has historically been, and is expected to continue to be a growth stock.  On the other hand, the company is also an attractive dividend growth stock as well.  The combination of high growth and above-average dividend yield is rare.  This becomes especially intriguing when you consider that their cash flow Read more about Broadcom, Limited: Exceptional Growth at a Reasonable Price-With A Dividend Kicker[…]