Growth investing isn't easy. It's been said by financial gurus that the premise for evaluating stocks for growth is basically that stock prices will follow earnings and that when earnings rise, so do the stock prices. Doesn't always work, though.

In order to figure out which companies will have earnings increases, you have to do a little estimating, which as we all know, is not all that reliable. I would simply call it a Guesstimate.

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