Richard Band
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Editor, Profitable Investing

Richard Band is editor of Profitable Investing, a value-oriented advisory service designed to help long-term investors achieve their growth and income goals safely and systematically. Richard's straightforward style and low-risk "value" approach to wealth building have won nine awards in the "Best Financial Advisory" category from the Specialized Information Publishers Foundation (formerly the Newsletter and Electronic Publishers Foundation).

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Recent Articles

Here’s Why Teva Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd (ADR) (TEVA) Is Bullish on 2017

Jan. 25, 2017, 2:06 pm EDT – Teva (TEVA) has had a tough 2016, but things are looking up for TEVA stock this year as the worst seems to be over. More 

Buy the Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF (VDC) as the Economy Stabilizes

Jan. 20, 2017, 6:09 am EDT – Left out of the Trump Rally, this ETF is primed for a big year, or three, as consumer spending makes up the bulk of the U.S. GDP and continues rising. More 

Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD) Stock: The Great White North’s Bank of Choice

Jan. 16, 2017, 10:25 am EDT – TD continues to expand in the U.S., which has helped diversify its revenue stream while also hedging its revenue growth. More 

The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Stock Is Fizzing With Value

Jan. 5, 2017, 1:02 pm EDT – WIth The Coca-Cola Co (KO) proving its ability to flourish, now is the perfect time to buy some KO stock -- while the Street is still cautious. More 

Roche Holding Ltd. (RHHBY) Still Has a Few Tricks Up its Sleeve

Dec. 22, 2016, 10:58 am EDT – The Big Pharma is set to have a very good 2017 and put 2016 behind it. More 

Why AbbVie Inc (ABBV) Stock Is Still a Long-Term Winner

Dec. 16, 2016, 6:00 am EDT – The market has been hot and cold on biotechs, but AbbVie stock is a great long-term winner. Here's what you need to know about ABBV. More 

Think Sanofi SA (ADR) (SNY) Stock When You Think Big Pharma

Dec. 9, 2016, 12:07 pm EDT – Sanofi has a rough time during 2016, but after the U.S. presidential election and with several forward-looking decisions, SNY stock is a buy. More 

McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) Stock Is Back on the “Buy” Track

Dec. 5, 2016, 8:48 am EDT – McDonald's (MCD) has weathered a difficult 2016. Now, though, fresh ideas are flowing once more than should get MCD stock back on its feet. More 

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Stock Is Still the Envy of the Market

Nov. 28, 2016, 1:44 pm EDT – Apple Inc. (AAPL) is still the hippest hardware company in the world, and AAPL stock is well positioned moving into the New Year. More 

Can Apple Inc. (AAPL) Stock Sustain This Relief Rally?

Nov. 23, 2016, 11:34 am EDT – Apple Inc. may not be a massive growth story anymore, but AAPL stock still offers a lot as a value investment. More