• BAC ($BAC) Bank Of America Stock Confirmed Breakout - BAC ($BAC) Bank Of America stock latest quote 15.79 +0.26,+1.7% is now a confirmed breakout on good volume 32% above normal. Full technical analysis and charts at Stock Chart(click to enlarge)
    Today, 10:56 AM BAC
  • CSCO ($CSCO) Cisco Systems Stock Breakout - CSCO ($CSCO) Cisco Systems stock latest quote 31.35 +0.06,+0.2% with a new highs breakout watch. Full technical analysis and charts at Stock Chart(click to enlarge)
    Today, 10:53 AM CSCO
  • Dollar Tree And Dollar General: Much Potential
    Summary· Both Dollar Tree and Dollar General have experienced incredible gains in the last 5 years alone and it is likely that growth will continue· Both companies have stores present in easily accessible locations, providing convenience for the everyday savvy shopper· With... More »
    Today, 10:42 AM DLTR, DG
  • BDC Numbers Update 8/26/16
    This was the second week of gathering numbers on the liability side of the balance sheet. I was not aware of the amount of the story I was missing due to - like dang near everybody else - I was 99% focused on assets.One of the key questions on valuation is "What is the right Price/NAV ratio... More »
    Today, 9:51 AM
  • Do Bitcoins Make A Good Investment ?
    With the recent $65 million hack once again heating up the debate about the feasibility of bitcoins as an investment, I look at the possible categories bitcoins can be put into and whether they can be considered an investable asset.Are they a currency?Humans have been using currencies since as... More »
    Today, 9:31 AM
  • The 3 Worst Performing Dividend Aristocrats This Year
    The Dividend Aristocrats Index is comprised of 50 businesses with 25+ years of consecutive dividend increases. You can see all 50 Dividend Aristocrats here.Over the last decade, the performance of the Dividend Aristocrats Index has been excellent.(click to enlarge)Source: S&P Fact SheetBut... More »
    Today, 9:04 AM
  • One Year Later
    It's been slightly over one year since my family and I packed up and moved from the Washington, DC area to Lisbon, Portugal. My wife and I retired in our early 40s, and were looking to go on an adventure with our ten year old child. We were also interested in downsizing, going from a large house... More »
    Today, 7:49 AM
  • My Watch List Late August 2016
    Below is a list of stocks primarily compiled from articles about dividend Champions, Aristocrats, contenders etc, etc.I then take the stock and look at a chart going back to 1992 (or as far back as the stock has history to 1992, looking for a fairly steady rise, year after year. The chart I use... More »
    Today, 7:24 AM
  • An Efficient Watch List
    I am using yahoo finance's watchlist feature to track the 100 stocks I have found that I want to watch for a buy opportunity fitting the above blog entries as to pullback buy points.All you need is a free yahoo email account and you can do the following.1. go to Yahoo, then click Finance, then... More »
    Today, 6:54 AM
    Friday was a somewhat troubling day. First, the good news; the Good Cop, Janet Yellen, said most of the things she always says and was expected to say. I listened with a sense of relief -- then I watch my portfolios (heavily weighted with precious metals and oils) started back up. Then the bad... More »
    Today, 2:48 AM FXY, UUP, GLD