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04/05/2019– The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Microsoft Corporation (NDQ: MSFT) as its June 2019 “Stock to Study” and Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) as its June 2019 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 

04/02/2019— The BetterInvesting 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 1.8 percent in March. For the previous 10 years, the annual return was 16.9 percent versus annual growth of 17.8 percent for the S&P 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). The BetterInvesting index’s five-year gain of 10.8 percent a year outperformed the 9.5 percent annual increase for the S&P 500 EWI. 
 
03/07/2019— The BetterInvesting 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, followed up an 8.4 percent increase in January with a 3.6 percent gain in February. For the previous 10 years, the annual return was 17.8 percent versus annual growth of 18.8 percent for the S&P 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). The BetterInvesting index’s five-year gain of 10.6 percent a year outperformed the 9.5 percent annual increase for the S&P 500 EWI.

03/01/2019– The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (NDQ: SWKS) as its May 2019 “Stock to Study” and CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX) as its May 2019 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use.

02/11/2019 — After dropping by 9.7 percent in December, the BetterInvesting 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased by 8.4 percent in January. For the previous 10 years, the annual return was 16.2 percent versus annual growth of 17.0 percent for the S&P 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). The BetterInvesting index’s five-year gain of 10.8 percent a year exceeded the 9.8 percent annual increase for the S&P 500 EWI. 

02/01/2019 – The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced National Beverage Corp. (NDQ: FIZZ) as its April 2019 “Stock to Study” and Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) as its April 2019 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 

01/10/2019 – The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: CFG) as its March 2019 “Stock to Study” and Booking Holdings (NDQ: BKNG) as its March 2019 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 

01/04/2019— The BetterInvesting 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, dropped by 9.7 percent in December. For the previous 10 years, the annual return was 14.3 percent versus annual growth of 15.0 percent for the S&P 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). The BetterInvesting index’s five-year gain of 8.1 percent a year exceeded the 7.1 percent annual increase for the S&P 500 EWI. 

12/05/2018— After falling 5.8 percent in October, at the end of November the BetterInvesting 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 2.3 percent for the month. For the previous 10 years, the annual return was 16.9 percent versus annual growth of 16.5 percent for the S&P 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). The BetterInvesting index’s five-year gain was 10.6 percent a year, compared with 10.0 percent for the S&P 500 EWI. 

11/30/2018– The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) as its February 2019 “Stock to Study” and Facebook, Inc. (NDQ: FB) as its February 2019 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 

 11/27/2018 — At the end of October, the BetterInvesting 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 15.8 percent annually for the previous 10 years, versus annual growth of 15.0 percent for the S&P 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). The BetterInvesting index’s five-year gain was 10.8 percent a year, compared with 9.9 percent for the S&P 500 EWI. 

11/02/2018 – The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Lennar Corporation (NYSE: LEN) as its January 2019 “Stock to Study” and Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) as its January 2019 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use.

10/21/2018— At the end of September, the BetterInvesting 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 14.3 percent annually for the previous 10 years, versus annual growth of 13.1 percent for the S&P 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). The BetterInvesting index’s five-year gain was 13.5 percent a year, compared with 12.5 percent for the S&P 500 EWI.

09/272018 — At the end of August, the BetterInvesting 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 13.3 percent annually for the previous 10 years, versus annual growth of 11.9 percent for the S&P 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). The BetterInvesting index’s five-year gain was 13.9 percent a year, compared with 13.4 percent for the S&P 500 EWI.

09/26/2018– The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Intel Corporation (NDQ: INTC) as its December 2018 “Stock to Study” and Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inchttp://http://ssg.betterinvesting.org/trial/ssgplus.aspx?ticker=CBRL. (NDQ: CBRL) as its December 2018 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 

8/29/2018 – The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE: BLK) as its November 2018 “Stock to Study” and The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) as its November 2018 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 

8/3/2018 – The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Allergan plc (NYSE: AGN) as its October 2018 “Stock to Study” and CVS Health Corporation (NYSE: CVS) as its October 2018 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 

7/26/2018— At the end of June, the BetterInvesting 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 13 percent annually for the previous 10 years, versus annual growth of 11.6 percent for the S&P 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). The BetterInvesting index’s five-year gain was 13.1 percent a year, compared with 12.8% for the S&P 500 EWI. 

6/29/2018– The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE: RCL) as its September 2018 “Stock to Study” and AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) as its September 2018 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 

6/01/ 2018 – The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Snap-on Incorporated (NYSE: SNA) as its August 2018 “Stock to Study” and KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE: KAR) as its August 2018 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 

5/10/2018— At the end of April, the BetterInvesting 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 11.9 percent annually for the previous 10 years, versus annual growth of 10.5 percent for the S&P 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). The BetterInvesting index’s five-year gain was 12.8 percent a year, also higher than the S&P 500 EWI’s growth.

5/4/2018– The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced FedEx Corporation (NYSE: FDX) as its July 2018 “Stock to Study” and Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) as its July 2018 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use.
 
4/11/2018 — At the end of March, the BetterInvesting 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 12.3 percent annually for the previous 10 years, versus annual growth of 11.0 percent for the Standard & Poor’s 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). The BetterInvesting index’s five-year gain was 13.2 percent a year, also higher than the S&P 500 EWI’s growth. 

4/6/2018– The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced AbbVie Inc. (NDQ: ABBV) as its June 2018 “Stock to Study” and Discovery Communications, Inc. (NDQ: DISCA) as its June 2018 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 

3/13/2018 — At the end of February, the BetterInvesting 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 12.6 percent annually for the previous 10 years, versus annual growth of 11.0 percent for the Standard & Poor’s 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). The BetterInvesting index’s five-year gain was 14.7 percent a year, also higher than the S&P 500 EWI’s growth. 
 
3/2/2018 – The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NDQ: CHKP) as its May 2018 “Stock to Study” and Signature Bank (NDQ: SBNY) as its May 2018 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 
 
2/2/2018– The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Fastenal Company (NDQ: FAST) as its April 2018 “Stock to Study” and Starbucks Corporation (NYSE: SBUX) as its April 2018 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 

1/9/2018— At the end of December, the BetterInvesting 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 11.5 percent annually for the previous 10 years, versus annual growth of 10.2 percent for the Standard & Poor’s 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). The BetterInvesting index’s five-year gain matched that of the S&P 500 EWI, with annual growth of 15.8 percent 

1/5/2018-The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Gildan Activewear Inc. (NYSE: GIL) as its March 2018 "Stock to Study" and General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) as its March 2018 "Undervalued Stock" for investors' informational and educational use. 
 
12/15/2017— At the end of November, the BetterInvesting 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 15.6 percent annually for the previous five years, versus annual growth of 16.0 percent for the Standard & Poor’s 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). 
 
12/06/2017 - At the end of October, the BetterInvesting 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 15.0 percent annually for the previous five years, versus annual growth of 15.5 percent for the Standard & Poor’s 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). 

12/01/2017– The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Lam Research Corporation (NDQ: LRCX) as its February 2018 “Stock to Study” and Comcast Corporation (NDQ: CMCSA) as its February 2018 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 
 
11/3/2017 – The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Wabtec Corporation (Wabtec) (NYSE: WAB) as its January 2018 “Stock to Study” and Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NDQ: ULTA) as its January 2018 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 
 
10/31/2017 - At the end of September, the BetterInvesting 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 14.2 percent annually for the previous five years, versus annual growth of 15.0 percent for the Standard & Poor’s 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). 

10/62017 – The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Tractor Supply Company (NDQ: TSCO) as its December 2017 “Stock to Study” and Kohl’s Corporation (NYSE: KSS) as its December 2017 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 

9/29/2017— At the end of August, the BetterInvesting Top 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 14.1 percent annually for the previous five years, versus annual growth of 14.9 percent for the Standard & Poor’s 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested).

8/30/2017 -- The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Dave & Buster's Entertainment, Inc. (NDQ: PLAY) as its November 2017 "Stock to Study" and The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated (NDQ: CAKE) as its November 2017 "Undervalued Stock" for investors' informational and educational use. 
 
8/4/2017– The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Costco Wholesale Corporation (NDQ: COST) as its October 2017 “Stock to Study” and Delta Air Lines Inc. (NYSE: DAL) as its October 2017 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 
 
6/30/2017– The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Facebook, Inc. (NDQ: FB) as its September 2017 “Stock to Study” and The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) as its September 2017 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 

6/6/2017 — At the end of May, the BetterInvesting Top 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 14.8 percent annually for the previous five years, versus annual growth of 16.1 percent for the Standard & Poor’s 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). 

6/2/2017-- The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Synchrony Financial (NYSE: SYF) as its August 2017 "Stock to Study" and International Paper Company (NYSE: IP) as its August 2017 "Undervalued Stock" for investors' informational and educational use. 

 5/5/2017– The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced The Cheesecake Factory (NDQ: CAKE) as its July 2017 “Stock to Study” and Under Armour, Inc. (NYSE: UAA) as its July 2017 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 
 
5/5/2017— Nonprofit organization BetterInvesting’s dedicated volunteers will teach Main Street investors how to secure their financial futures at the 66th annual BetterInvesting National Convention May 18-21 at the historic Hilton Netherland Plaza in Cincinnati. 

 5/4/2017— At the end of April, the BetterInvesting Top 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 13.2 percent annually for the previous five years, versus annual growth of 14.4 percent for the Standard & Poor’s 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested).

4/7/2017 – The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced VeriSign, Inc. (NDQ: VRSN) as its June 2017 “Stock to Study” and Tupperware Brands Corporation (NYSE: TUP) as its June 2017 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 
 
4/6/2017— At the end of March, the BetterInvesting Top 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 12.7 percent annually for the previous five years, versus annual growth of 14 percent for the Standard & Poor’s 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). 
 
3/14/2017— At the end of February, the BetterInvesting Top 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 13.4 percent annually for the previous five years, versus annual growth of 14.4 percent for the Standard & Poor’s 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). 

3/3/2017– The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) as its May 2017 “Stock to Study” and Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) as its May 2017 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 

 2/3/2017– The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Amgen Inc. (NDQ: AMGN) as its April 2017 “Stock to Study” and Qualcomm Incorporated (NDQ: QCOM) as its April 2017 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 
 
 1/25/2017— At the end of December, the BetterInvesting Top 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 14.3 percent annually for the previous five years, versus annual growth of 15.5 percent for the Standard & Poor’s 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested).

1/6/2017 – The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NDQ: CTSH) as its March 2017 “Stock to Study” and Nike, Inc. (NYSE: NKE) as its March 2017 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 

 12/15/2016— At the end of November, the BetterInvesting Top 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 14.3 percent annually for the previous five years, versus annual growth of 15.3 percent for the Standard & Poor’s 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). 
 
12/2/2016– The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Shire plc (NDQ: SHPG) as its February 2017 “Stock to Study” and Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE: COF) as its February 2017 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 
 
11/15/2016 — At the end of October, the BetterInvesting Top 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 13.3 percent annually for the previous five years, versus annual growth of 14 percent for the Standard & Poor’s 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). 
 
11/4/2016– The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Alphabet Inc. (NDQ: GOOG) as its January 2017 “Stock to Study” and Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) as its January 2017 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 

 10/20/2016— At the end of September, the BetterInvesting Top 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, gained 16 percent annually for the previous five years, versus annual growth of 17.4 percent for the Standard & Poor’s 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). 
 
9/30/2016 – The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NDQ: AKAM) as its December 2016 “Stock to Study” and Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE) as its December 2016 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 
 
9/30/2016 – The BetterInvesting board of directors is pleased to announce that Philip J. Keating, CFA, has joined the board effective Oct. 1. Phil is a familiar presence to longtime BetterInvesting members. He has served as a volunteer for the association and has been a popular speaker at local and national events. Readers of BetterInvesting Magazine enjoyed the growth stock screen (as well as the growth and income screen) he provided for many years as well. In recognition of his commitment to investor education, he received the Distinguished Service Award from the organization. 
 
9/13/2016 — At the end of August, the BetterInvesting Top 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, gained 14.4 percent annually for the previous five years, versus annual growth of 15.2 percent for the Standard & Poor’s 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). After dropping in January, the BIXX total return index has increased for seven months in a row. 

8/31/2016– The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Adobe Systems Incorporated (NDQ: ADBE) as its November 2016 “Stock to Study” and Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated (NYSE: JLL), as its November 2016 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 

8/17/2016— At the end of July, the BetterInvesting Top 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, gained 13.3 percent annually for the previous five years, versus annual growth of 13.6 percent for the Standard & Poor’s 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). 

8/5/2016 – The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Celgene Corporation (NDQ: CELG) as its October 2016 “Stock to Study” and Amgen Inc. (NDQ: AMGN), as its October 2016 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 

 7/8/2016— At the end of June, the BetterInvesting Top 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, gained 12.1 percent annually for the previous five years, versus annual growth of 11.9 percent for the Standard & Poor’s 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). This was the sixth month in a row that the BetterInvesting Top 100 index’s five-year annual performance exceeded the S&P benchmark’s results.

6/28/2016– The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY) as its September 2016 “Stock to Study” and MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET), as its September 2016 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use.

6/7/2016 — At the end of May, the BetterInvesting Top 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, gained 11.7 percent annually for the previous five years, versus annual growth of 11.5 percent for the Standard & Poor’s 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). The Top 100 index’s five-year annual performance has topped the S&P benchmark’s results for five consecutive months.

 6/3/2016– The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced LKQ Corporation (NDQ: LKQ) as its August 2016 “Stock to Study” and Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NDQ: GILD) as its August 2016 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use.

5/17/2016— The 65th annual BetterInvesting National Convention May 19-22 in the Washington, D.C., suburb of Chantilly, Va., will have a local flavor, with instructors and financial experts from the area empowering individuals to make informed investment choices.

5/11/2016 — At the end of April, the BetterInvesting Top 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, gained 11.4 percent annually for the previous five years, versus annual growth of 11.1 percent for the Standard & Poor’s 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested).

5/6/2016 – The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Foot Locker, Inc. (NYSE: FL) as its July 2016 “Stock to Study” and Stericycle, Inc. (NDQ: SRCL) as its July 2016 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use. 











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