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May 28, 2019
Shocking?!?! Utility Dividends Aren’t Always Safe
Image Source: Oran V.There is plenty to like about the business models of utilities. Regulated utilities, for one, are monopolies in their operating regions, providing an essential service to businesses and customers. This, coupled with the fact that the returns of regulated utilities are set by a regulatory body within a defined ratemaking process, causes the sector to be full of operators that boast steadily-growing earnings that appear to be materially dependable. As we note in this article, however, a surprisingly large number of utilities in our coverage universe have cut their dividends in the past. Are the dividends of utilities as safe as many make them out to be? Let’s dig in.
May 24, 2019
Investors Are Paying a Hefty Premium for NextEra Energy’s Great Dividend Growth Story
Image Source: NextEra Energy -- IR Presentation.As the world slowly shifts towards a greener future, one powered by wind farms and solar plants that are supported by enormous battery facilities to ensure customers can receive power without interruption, NextEra Energy is well-positioned to capitalize on the future of electric power.
Feb 22, 2019
Update: Frequently Asked Questions About Valuentum Securities, Inc.
We address a number of questions from both subscribers and visitors to our site.
Jan 16, 2019
Markets Still Bouncing Nicely
Image shown: This holiday season was mighty hectic, and not many were anticipating the volatility we experienced. Here's where the simulated Best Ideas Newsletter and simulated Dividend Growth Newsletter portfolios went to "fully invested," reducing a 30% and 20% cash "weighting" at the high end of their respective ranges for each portfolio, respectively. No Changes to Simulated Newsletter portfolios
Jan 14, 2019
Value Trap, More Volatility; We're Waiting and Watching
Image shown: The decision to remove GE from the simulated newsletter portfolios when we did may have been our best call yet. In this note, let's talk about the importance of reading Value Trap, learn why we've gone "fully invested," talk a little bit about put options, learn some of the intricacies of the Valuentum process, find out where to find VBI rankings to download and sort, and talk about some of our recently-highlighted ideas in the simulated newsletter portfolios. No Changes to Simulated Newsletter portfolios.
Jan 9, 2019
The Intricacies of the Valuentum Process
Let’s take a quick overview of the Valuentum processes for capital appreciation and dividend growth with a discussion of how we use the Valuentum Buying Index and the Dividend Cushion ratio.
Jan 9, 2019
Catching the Bottom?
Image shown: The depths of how far the S&P 500 (SPY) has fallen more recently, and the timing of the decision to move to being "fully invested" in simulated Best Ideas Newsletter portfolio and simulated Dividend Growth Newsletter portfolio. No Changes to Simulated Newsletter portfolios. This article was sent to members via email January 9.
Jan 4, 2019
Markets Up Big; Upside Volatility
Image shown: The S&P 500 ETF (SPY) since August 2017. The index has broken through support and is now bouncing back to resistance.
Dec 31, 2018
Valuentum Stock Screeners
Brian Nelson provides members with an update on Valuentum's stock screeners and the significant number of forward-looking data we provide. This article was sent to members via email December 29.
Dec 20, 2018
Market Mayhem -- Alerts for Members
Dear members -- we released a number of emails today. Please read and let us know if you have any questions. We're here for you.
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