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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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McDonald’s Corporation’s (MCD) Golden Arches Shine a Little Brighter

Apr. 28, 2017, 12:33 pm EDT – McDonald's Corporation (MCD) has always been an innovator, and it's back to its old tricks. This surge in MCD stock is no mirage. More 

Why Hormel Foods Corp (HRL) Stock Is a Better Buy Than The Coca-Cola Co (KO)

Apr. 21, 2017, 7:00 am EDT – Hormel is in it to win it over the long term, and HRL stock has successfully pivoted despite numerous headwinds over the years. More 

NextEra Energy Inc (NEE) Is the Best Utility Secret Out There

Apr. 13, 2017, 9:10 am EDT – NextEra Energy (NEE) is a regulated utility, so it's far from exciting ... but it does stand apart from other utilities in a significant way. More 

Count on Procter & Gamble Co (PG) Stock’s Consistency

Apr. 7, 2017, 11:17 am EDT – Procter & Gamble has been a regular asset to PG stock owners for almost 180 years, and is still going strong. More 

Feeling Contrarian? Buy Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) Stock

Mar. 30, 2017, 12:21 pm EDT – It pays to be contrarian in this kind of market, and right now, in the energy patch, there's no better choice than Schlumberger (SLB) stock. More 

Kroger Co (KR) Stock Looks Very Attractive Right Now

Mar. 24, 2017, 6:15 am EDT – People have been ignoring Kroger, but it's a solid company with a dependable dividend, making KR stock worth a look. More 

Roche Holding Ltd. (ADR) (RHHBY) Stock Is Weathering the Healthcare Storm

Mar. 16, 2017, 7:00 am EDT – Roche has plenty of great drugs under its umbrella and RHHBY stock should do well no matter what the government decides to do. More 

Is Realty Income Corp (O) the Best REIT Right Now?

Mar. 9, 2017, 7:00 am EDT – Retail REITs may mostly be a tricky proposition for investors, but O stock is different, making Realty Income a solid buy. More 

Dollar General Corp. (DG) Stock Is the Ripest of the Bargain Bunch

Mar. 3, 2017, 6:05 am EDT – Dollar General (DG) still has its best days to look forward to. Who knows, maybe DG stock could get bought out by Amazon (AMZN). More 

Buy the Kinder Morgan Inc (KMI) Stock Dip and Sit Tight

Feb. 24, 2017, 12:30 pm EDT – While Kinder Morgan (KMI) doesn’t throw off a huge dividend, it does pay you for your patience as KMI stock gets back to full capacity. More