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

Target Corporation (TGT) Stock Is a Buy Before the Holidays

Nov. 7, 2016, 12:01 pm EST – Target stock is a strong name with a good dividend, but TGT never recovered after rough earnings in the second quarter. More 

This Isn’t Your Father’s Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Stock

Nov. 1, 2016, 9:41 am EST – Satya Nadella has righted the Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) ship that was taking on water under the tutelage of Steve Ballmer. More 

Royal Dutch Shell plc (RDS.A) Stock Is an Absolute Steal Right Now

Oct. 21, 2016, 12:21 pm EST – This major energy producer is well below its buy price, making it an absolute steal considering its dividend and financial health. More 

Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) Stock Is the Perfect Long-Term Choice

Oct. 13, 2016, 10:04 am EST – VLO stock experienced rough times last year, but this presents a perfect buying opportunity, as Valero is making a long-term comeback. More 

The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Stock Is a Long-Term Survivor

Oct. 10, 2016, 12:14 pm EST – KO stock is in the middle of a transition as the company shifts its focus to healthier options. Therefore, Coca-Cola investors need patience to reap long-term rewards. More 

Wells Fargo & Co Is STILL a Great Long-Term Choice (WFC)

Sep. 29, 2016, 10:08 am EST – Although storm clouds have gathered around Wells Fargo (WFC), it's time to assess risks and opportunities, and WFC stock is a great long-term choice. More 

AbbVie Inc (ABBV) Has More Blockbusters on the Horizon

Sep. 22, 2016, 12:45 pm EST – AbbVie (ABBV) isn't just resting on the success of Humira; this major pharmaceutical firm is building for a long, strong future. More 

Target Corporation (TGT) May Be Down, But It’s Far From Out

Sep. 16, 2016, 12:18 pm EST – Don't count Target stock (TGT) out just yet; the big box retailer still has plenty going for it in the long-term. More 

Carnival Corp (CCL) Can Guide You to Market-Beating Returns

Sep. 8, 2016, 12:03 pm EST – Carnival (CCL) is doing what it needs to succeed as a market leading cruise line. As such, CCL stock is at bargain-bin prices right now. More 

Enterprise Product Partners L.P. (EPD) Is Finally Making a Comeback

Sep. 6, 2016, 11:05 am EST – Despite some rough times in its recent history, Enterprise Product Partners (EPD) is well positioned for what's to come. More