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  • 5 Small-Cap Stocks Raising Dividends for 45 or More Consecutive Years

    By Meena Krishnamsetty - April 24, 2013 | Tickers: ABM, AWR, CWT, NWN, SJW

    Small-cap investing entails higher risks than investing in large-cap blue chip companies, but there are many ways that your peers are beating the market in this space. Still, for dividend investors, investing in small-cap stocks with an impeccable record of dividend growth that stretches over several decades provides a degree of safety and regularity of ever-increasing income flows. Like their large-cap counterparts, some small-cap stocks boast consistent earnings power through more »

  • The Best Dividend Paying Business Services Stocks

    By Nauman Aly - March 9, 2013 | Tickers: ABM, DLX, RBA

    For this article I've researched dividend paying companies in the Business Services Industry. Also, to make sure I find the best companies, all three stocks mentioned in this article comply with the following criteria:

    • Market cap of more than $500 million and an average volume of at least 250,000 for low volatility.
    • Price greater than $10.
    • Cash per share and current ratio greater than one, meaning good liquidity more »
  • Why You Should Park Some Cash in This Parking Facility Leader

    By Mark Lin - February 16, 2013 | Tickers: ABM, STAN

    Standard Parking (NASDAQ: STAN) is a leading national provider of parking facility management, ground transportation and other ancillary services. Standard Parking, including Central Parking Corporation, its wholly-owned subsidiary, has approximately 25,000 employees and manages more than 4,200 facilities with more than 2.2 million parking spaces in North America. Its operations include parking-related and shuttle bus operations serving more than 75 airports. USA Parking System, a wholly-owned subsidiary more »

  • Should We Join the Insiders and Buy These Stocks as Well?

    By Brian Gorban - January 10, 2013 | Tickers: ABM, STAN, VSAT

    In this unstable economic climate, finding ways to outperform the market is much easier said than done. However, one screening tool that has proven to be effective in determining whether a stock is moving higher is insider buying due to one simple reason: they buy stocks, just like us, to make more money. In addition, they arguably have the best view of the company being a part of the day-to-day more »

  • This Business Support Provider Looks Seriously Undervalued

    By Daniel James - October 18, 2012 | Tickers: ABM, ACN, ACM

    Last week I wrote about Accenture, a tech consultancy that has been doing rather well over the last few years. After researching this article, I stumbled upon one of their competitors, which actually looks like an even more attractive bet at the moment. Aecom Technology (NYSE: ACM) is a provider of technical and management support services for governments and commercial clients worldwide. Aside from steadily growing earnings over the last more »

  • Daredevil Dividends, ABM and Diebold

    By Kyle Metivier - July 24, 2012 | Tickers: ABM, DBD

    “A man can stand almost anything except a succession of ordinary days.” – Johann von Goethe

    In a desperate attempt to refrain from even thinking the words, “Europe,” “fiscal cliff,” “Congress,” “Federal Reserve Chairman, Ben Bernanke,” or the dreaded, “QE3,” I am most assuredly guaranteeing myself nothing in the way of reads, hits, ratings, or anything in the way of lovers, haters or comments of any sort. I will continue to more »