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July 2008 Issue & Supplement

If there’s anything investors crave in these unsettled times, it’s stability.
They’re looking for a little peace of mind. But where do you find it?
Many folks look in the wrong places and come up disappointed. You don’t
have to be one of those people.
During this month’s visit, we’ll zero in on three reliable techniques for
controlling your risk in today’s roller-coaster markets. With a stable base
under you, you can reach for all the great growth opportunities that our
dynamic global economy has to offer.

July 2008 Issue & Supplement

If there’s anything investors crave in these unsettled times, it’s stability.
They’re looking for a little peace of mind. But where do you find it?
Many folks look in the wrong places and come up disappointed. You don’t
have to be one of those people.
During this month’s visit, we’ll zero in on three reliable techniques for
controlling your risk in today’s roller-coaster markets. With a stable base
under you, you can reach for all the great growth opportunities that our
dynamic global economy has to offer.

May 2005 Issue & Supplement

In this month’s visit, I’ll give you a close-up view of these world-class This month, I’ll show you how to make the smartest use of any further “down time” Mr. Market may grant us in the next few weeks. More and more bargains are turning up on my radar screen, including a brand-new name for us: one of the world’s largest and best-run management-consulting firms, now at a whopping 50% discount to my estimated share price three to four years out. Yet I’ll bet you’ve never heard of the stock. (There’s a curious reason why.)

May 2005 Issue & Supplement

In this month’s visit, I’ll give you a close-up view of these world-class
This month, I’ll show you how to make the smartest use of any further
“down time” Mr. Market may grant us in the next few weeks. More and
more bargains are turning up on my radar screen, including a brand-new
name for us: one of the world’s largest and best-run management-consulting firms, now at a whopping 50% discount to my estimated share price three to four years out. Yet I’ll bet you’ve never heard of the stock. (There’s a curious reason why.)

January 2005 Issue & Supplement

In this month’s visit, I’ll show you how to make the most of the opportunities, while avoiding the pitfalls. On the stock side of our portfolio, we’re concentrating ever more intently on low-risk names with high dividend yields—the ultimate badge of honor. I’ve got a new pick for you that has tripled its dividend in less than two years. That’s the kind of growth that will let you sing and dance through Wall Street’s periodic anxiety attacks.

October 2004 Issue & Supplement

In this month’s visit, we’ll take our strategy a step further. Among our World-Class Franchises, we’re swapping out of a lower-yielding stock into another that will double our dividend income. Plus, I’m looking for our newest selection to deliver growth of up to 60% in its share price over the next three years.

$50 Oil: Does It Matter?

The stock market doesn’t seem to think so. On Tuesday, when crude breached $50 a barrel for the first time, stocks rallied. The major market indexes climbed some more Wednesday, despite continued near-record oil prices.

Swap Out of Colgate

Colgate-Palmolive (NYSE: CL), one of our model portfolio stocks, yesterday trimmed its earnings outlook for the second half of 2004 by about 14%. I had been mulling a swap out of the stock, but now the argument is even stronger.