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Criteria for stock picking and timing of purchases.

  • PICKING criteria-Motley Fool Value Style with long term growing dividend stocks
  • Market share rank 1 or 2 in a growing industry/consumer market
  • product life cycle
  • total debt ratio, which one?
  • DIV Payout ratio <50
  • sales growth
  • revenue growth
  • profit growth
  • DIV history and direction
  • P/E valuation under 12-13-14
  • distance from moving avg. (preferably below)