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Combining stock buybacks and dividend growth has been a fairly compelling, if not controversial technique that has worked well over the past year.
All of the names are boosting dividends and share buybacks.
Brinker International? Not so much.
At the one-month mark, the portfolio outperformed the S&P 500 and Russell 2000.
Companies as diverse as Wendy's and Boeing are among the names big into stock buybacks and raising their payouts.
Their overseas business has been carrying them.
We are beginning to see some bullish signals in Timken's charts, but it is too soon to tell what it could mean.
Suddenly these companies have gone from embarrassing to, yes, embarrassingly rich.
Jim Cramer's Action Alerts PLUS pick is one stock that already has an activist investor. Jonathan Marino explains from the Nasdaq MarketSite.
With this trend, Deere and Caterpillar in particular could really romp higher.
A popular retailer needs to become cool to investors again, Tesla's rebound and where Cramer is following the activists.
The lack of adequate strength in the world's key economies make this an unresolved picture.