Successful long-term stock investment involves identifying profitable companies with sustainable competitive advantage and consistent above average financial performance.
Quite often, it is not that easy to pinpoint the company’s long-term competitive advantage without some form of insider knowledge or in-depth research about the business.
Nevertheless, a business that enjoys leading market share and regularly generates above average industry margins and return on investments can assume to exhibit some kind of competitive advantage over its competitors.
You can use the available suite of stock analysis tools to find potential stocks to invest for long-term. Your analysis and research should cover the company’s competitive advantage in every aspect - markets, products, customers, employees, distribution channels, finances and so on.
"One of the few compasses we have are historical valuations"
Dividend income investing tool
Financial report sentiment analysis tool
Business news gathering tool
Quick and easy to use stock screening tool
Price gainers and losers
Tracking insiders buying and selling
Stock total return analysis tool
Company balance sheet analysis tool
Business financial performance analysis tool
Business growth analysis tool
Business financial health analysis tool
Company red flags detection tool
Key financial ratios that every investor should know
Stock relative valuation measures (market-based)
Valuation using the Future Earnings Multiple Method
Valuation using the Return On Equity Method
Valuation using the Capitalization of Income Stream Method
Valuation using the Capitalization of Cash Flow Method
Valuation using the Future Sales Multiple Method
Valuation using the Discounted Cash Flow Method
Valuation using the Ability To Pay Method
Valuation using the Excess Earnings Method
Valuation using Ben Graham Formula
Valuation using sales and net profit margin
Advanced stock portfolio management tool