Authors: Ken Kavula

Sep 01, 2018, IPG Photonics (IPGP)
Ken Kavula selected IPG Photonics (IPGP) during the August Round Table. He and the Round Table audience were doubling down on the selection of IPGP back in May 2016 by Cy Lynch and the audience -- a selection that has significantly outpaced the market since then.

Aug 01, 2018, Coherent (COHR)
Ken Kavula selected Coherent (COHR) during the July Round Table. The company appeared in his Ivory Soap screen, the Better Investing SSGPlus Small/Value Companies and the Value Line screening tools.

Dec 07, 2016, Best Gifts Sometimes Come In Small Packages
A great small company, in our estimation, should exhibit the same characteristics as great medium and large companies.

Oct 31, 2016, LGI Homes
LGIH is one of the nation’s fastest growing homebuilders. It was founded in 2003 in Texas and has been profitable every year since delivering over 11,000 homes.

Jul 31, 2016, Consolidated-Tomoka Land
We like the idea of hunting down some actionable ideas among the most successful investors on our radar screen — seeking companies that aren’t on too many radar screens, yet.

May 01, 2016, Divining Dashboards: Source of Ideas
This month, we focus on dashboards of portfolios that you can access directly from the Manifest Investing site.

Nov 01, 2015, Stock Studies: Drilling For Information
This month, we’ll use the Forum to drill deeper on a specific company — providing the type of information you need to know as you practice stewardship as an individual investor and/or investment club partner.

Oct 01, 2015, In Search of the Best Stocks
The Manifest Investing site has a number of jumping off points that would help investors who are creating their first portfolio. We would suggest starting with the stock screener to get some ideas.

Sep 01, 2015, Portfolio Analysis: A Primer
We’ll pick up where we left on last month, turning now to analysis of a portfolio.

Aug 01, 2015, Portfolio Primer
If you’re new to Manifest Investing, starting out will vary depending on your own personal situation. In this column, I will be guiding a person new to the website who owns his or her own portfolio of stocks and mutual funds.

Jul 01, 2015, Measuring Performance Results
Keeping track of your relative return keeps you focused on success. It allows you to assess your performance in a relatively straight-forward, accurate way using a value that we can depend on for accuracy.

Jun 01, 2015, Archived Articles & Bring Out Your Questions
What do you need to see more of? What are you curious about?

May 01, 2015, Professional Dashboards: Funds at Manifest Investing
Using the Fund feature at Manifest can help you identify mutual funds and ETFs that have PAR values in the sweet spot.

Apr 01, 2015, How Do I (We) Know If A Portfolio Needs Attention?
This might also be the answer to the question, “How often should I look at my portfolio?”

Mar 01, 2015, Sound The Alarm: Alerts Are Here!
Have you ever wished you had an assistant whose only job was to watch your dashboards and stocks of interest and let you know when a value that you consider important moved into a particular range?

Feb 01, 2015, Our Round Tables
FREE and Free-Wheeling Stock Picks

Jan 01, 2015, Your Favorite Feature: Stock Discovery
This month, we revisit the stock screening capabilities at Manifest Investing.

Dec 01, 2014, Deploying Imagination: Building A Return Forecast
We believe that imagining the potential for a company over a long term time horizon is an important process, so lets step through and explain the PAR calculation using an EAGLE.

Nov 01, 2014, Navigating Opportunity
Chart a course for success. In the Clubhouse column we show how to use Manifest Investing to implement the philosophies and methods to discover better opportunities and to build and maintain superior portfolios.

Oct 01, 2014, Our Most Widely-Followed Stocks
Invest With Your Friends

Sep 01, 2014, Your Dashboard Gymnastics
The Clubhouse is for sharing features and tips & tricks ... based on your feedback and favorite resources.

Aug 01, 2014, Your Dashboard As An Investing GPS
Manifest dashboards are nothing more than a display, on a single page, of the most important characteristics of a group of stocks that you have chosen.

Jul 01, 2014, Drilling Into The Numbers, Forecasts
This month, we’ll take a closer look at a breakdown of the numbers that make up the return forecast or PAR calculation as well as the Quality Rating.

Jun 01, 2014, Drilling Into Milestone Judgments
It’s so important to understand that Manifest is incorporating future estimates into its PAR values. This keeps our analysis looking forward – exactly where we want to be headed.

May 01, 2014, Discovering Core Stocks
This month, a continuation on stock screening at Manifest Investing.