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Gunnar Peterson

Three Great Lessons for Income Investors: 1. A great business with a fair yield is superior to a fair business with a great yield 2. A great business with a fair yield is superior to a fair business with a great yield 3. A great business with a fair yield is superior to a fair business with a great yield

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Tue Dec 9

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Tough year for Jim Grant

Sberbank -55% ytd
Rosneft -42% ytd
Gold near five year lows

Fri Oct 17

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Honeywell International, Inc. (HON) will Outperform the S&P 500

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Polaris Industries (PII) will Outperform the S&P 500

Wed Oct 15

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Wed Jul 23

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Does Caterpillar or Deere Build the Better Dividend Paying Machine?

Caterpillar and Deere deliver dividend growth, but which is the better value for income investors?

Tue Jul 22

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Income Investing by the Poolside

Summertime and the investing is easy, P&G and Unilever's dividends will rise if that debt don't get too high.

Fri Jul 18

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Colgate Looks Pricey -- Are There Any Bargains Left?

Which two Colgate competitors offer higher dividends at lower prices?

Wed Jul 16

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Can Cracker Barrel's Red-Hot Dividend Growth Continue?

Can one of the decade's dividend all-stars continue its streak?

Tue Jul 8

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Does Potash Corp Yield Dividend Growth?

Looking to agribusiness to harvest cash.

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Do Big Box Stores Mean Big Value for Investors?

Lowe's and Wal-Mart offer great value for consumers, but are they a bargain for investors? Growth and defense matter in selecting the right retailer for your portfolio.

Mon Jul 7

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Look to Quality When Investing in a Fairly Valued Market

In the fifth year of a bull run, what's an investor to do?

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The High Price of Cheap Stocks

RadioShack's shares looked cheap right up until they weren't. Should investors dumpster dive for RadioShack or invest in quality like Wal-Mart?

Sat Jun 14

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Lessons From Dad: Why Dividends Are So Important

These stocks are your father's dividend stocks.

Thu May 29

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Buy Stocks Like You Buy Groceries

Which companies milk the most cash out of the grocery aisle?

Thu May 8

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Answering One of Life's Persistent Questions: Coke or Pepsi?

Which of these high-quality companies is a better buy today?

Tue May 6

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IBM: A Tech Stock That Warren Buffett Loves

Shareholder yield shows why IBM is the opposite of most tech stocks, and why that's a good thing.

Thu May 1

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1 Overlooked Secret to Warren Buffett's Phenomenal Success

He may not like paying dividends, but he sure likes receiving them. You should, too. Follow Warren Buffett to high quality dividend paying stocks

Wed Apr 30

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5 Companies It Pays to Own

Does doubling your income sound appealing? Use the hidden power of dividend growth to your advantage. Here are five companies from Cracker Barrel to Tiffany that have doubled their dividends.

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