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Brett Owens is the Chief Investment Strategist at Contrarian Outlook.

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3 Dividends Of Up To 15.9% – Delivered Monthly!

3 Dividends Of Up To 15.9% – Delivered Monthly!

| July 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

What’s better than a portfolio that will pay you a $117,000 salary every year in retirement? How about one that delivers a consistent paycheck each and every month that you can plan all of your regular expenses around? I’ll show you how, via with three already-diversified high-yield monthly dividend stocks. But first, let me show you how […]

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5 Dividend Stocks That’ll Keep You From Drowning In Retirement

5 Dividend Stocks That’ll Keep You From Drowning In Retirement

| July 1, 2019 | 1 Comment

Your 2% bonds are going to make you broke. You need to buy these safe, higher paying dividends instead. We’ll get to these “real yields” (up to 9.3%!) in a moment. First, let’s recap. Treasury yields just took their biggest bath in weeks, sending the 10-year T-note to 2%. Less than a year ago, the […]

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Cash Grab: 3 Beaten-Up Big-Yield Contrarian Plays

Cash Grab: 3 Beaten-Up Big-Yield Contrarian Plays

| June 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

Seven percent dividends. That’s what my 18 favorite stocks and funds yield on average in my “No Withdrawal” Retirement Portfolio. And it’s that very yield that gives the critically-acclaimed portfolio its name. Investors collect so much income every month that they don’t need to pull out their nest egg to make ends meet. The regular […]

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These 5 REITs Paying Up To 7.0% Will Soar As Rates Fall

These 5 REITs Paying Up To 7.0% Will Soar As Rates Fall

| June 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

Real estate investment trusts (REITs) are simply the best dividend payers you can own right now. These tax loopholes literally “print money” when interest rates fall. So, with Fed Chair Jay Powell signaling that rate easing is on the way, we should load up on real estate dividends. REITs themselves have flown under cover for […]

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The Next GameStop? 5 Zombie Dividends Up To 13.3% (Sell Now)

The Next GameStop? 5 Zombie Dividends Up To 13.3% (Sell Now)

| June 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

I told you GameStop’s (GME) dividend was toast. Did you sell, or better yet, short the stock? Just one quarter ago, we chatted about the inevitability of this paper payout ending in tears: Brick and mortar video game retailer GameStop (GME) is a throwback to yesteryear. It’s survived the rise of digital distribution for video games thus far because Microsoft, Sony […]

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5 Safe, “Secret” Dividends Up To 11.9%

5 Safe, “Secret” Dividends Up To 11.9%

| June 3, 2019 | 0 Comments

I love “secret dividends.” They’re one of the few safe ways to collect yields up to 11.9% in a 1.9% world! They’re also a great way to protect your portfolio against big market pullbacks, too. If you find yourself wincing every time you check your stocks, perhaps some secret dividends would help steady the ship. “I’m 11 […]

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These “Pullback-Proof” Dividends Soared 64% (They’re Just Getting Started)

These “Pullback-Proof” Dividends Soared 64% (They’re Just Getting Started)

| May 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

Let’s ride this “tariff tiff” to a cash stream that’s double (and maybe even triple) the 2% and 3% payouts your friends are likely “grinding it out” with today. I’m talking about a stout 5% yield here. And that’s just the start, because that payout has surged 64% in the last 10 years, and is set to […]

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Yes, You Can Retire On $490K (Or Less). Here’s How

Yes, You Can Retire On $490K (Or Less). Here’s How

| May 17, 2019 | 1 Comment

Is your nest egg way smaller than a million bucks? Do you worry you’ll never be able to retire? I know: who doesn’t have this fear, right? Especially in today’s twitchy market. Good news: you absolutely can leave the grind behind. And probably sooner than you think. You can do it on far less than a million, […]

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5 Rules For Recession-Proof 15% Returns Per Year (Bull Or Bear!)

5 Rules For Recession-Proof 15% Returns Per Year (Bull Or Bear!)

| May 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

Did the latest tariff tiff set the stage for the next pullback in stocks? Will this bull market actually die of old age? The macro picture is dicey and stock valuations are pricey, but we must stay invested. The stock market goes up about two-thirds of the time. Permabears miss out on compounding and it’s not as easy to […]

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How To Boost Your Portfolio’s Yield By 194%

How To Boost Your Portfolio’s Yield By 194%

| April 26, 2019 | 0 Comments

As investors near retirement, they tend to favor bonds, which provide income and less drama than stocks. However, less drama means less potential upside. With retirees living longer than ever before—which means much more time for inflation to eat away at your nest egg’s purchasing power—it’s important to not go too conservative too early in […]

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