Growth Investing

Nathan Slaughter's picture
Five Keys to Long-Term Profits

There's no magic formula for companies to be successful. But if a company has these five key attributes, it's in the best position to keep growing profits -- and lining your pockets with outsized returns along the way.

by Nathan Slaughter | March 30, 2010
Brad Briggs's picture
Inside the Numbers: Comeback Stocks

Everyone loves good turnaround stories -- but who knew they can lead to outsized gains? Learn how…

by Brad Briggs | March 23, 2010
David Sterman's picture
A Key Government Contractor Has Become an Obvious Value Play

As U.S. military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan begin to scale back, a new wave of awards should help this government contractor beat back its detractors.

by David Sterman | March 14, 2010
Amy Calistri's picture
My Secret to Lasting Dividend Income

I'll be honest... the key to earning a lasting (and growing) stream of income isn't rocket science. I'd venture that you already know about this trick. But it's my experience that while most investors know how to create lasting dividend income, few actually follow through to make it a reality.

by Amy Calistri | March 12, 2010
Brad Briggs's picture
Inside the Numbers: Profiting from the 'Short Squeeze'

When investors 'short' a stock, they're betting its price will go down, much to the chagrin of 'longs,' who want it to go up. When a short seller is wrong, he has to cover his position before he loses his shirt. This week's Inside the Numbers shows investors how to help the shorts lose their shirts -- and get rich in the process.

by Brad Briggs | March 11, 2010
Brad Briggs's picture
Inside the Numbers: Using Wall Street Experts to Your Advantage

Stocks with a high number of 'Buy' ratings are a dime a dozen. But these stocks are the absolute darlings of Wall Street. A quick run of the numbers shows some interesting (and potentially underpriced) candidates.

by Brad Briggs | March 05, 2010
Andy Obermueller's picture
Everyone Reads but Few Understand the Four Pillars of Buffett

The Oracle of Omaha's annual shareholder letter has consistently offered an approach to investing that all but guarantees long-term success.

by Andy Obermueller | March 01, 2010
David Sterman's picture
The Timing For This Stock Couldn't Be Better

This insurer trades at a sharp discount to book value, and looks poised to benefit from an economic rebound.

by David Sterman | March 01, 2010
The Goliath Whose Time Has Come

One of the best companies capitalism has ever created is about to get better. The most pronounced and obvious worldwide trend will play right into this company's hand, making it a smart choice for an uncertain time.

by Tom Hutchinson | February 22, 2010
David Sterman's picture
For This Value Stock, Just Do the Math

The hot money has fled this stock, but a sum-of-the-parts analysis shows real value for investors.

by David Sterman | February 10, 2010