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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 Dividend Aristocrats Have High Yields And Growth

These 5 Dividend Aristocrats Have High Yields And Growth

| June 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

There are a handful of basic, popular strategies for investing in the stock market. Growth stock investing gets the headlines. This strategy involves buying stocks that are going up in price, with the assumption that the share prices will continue to rise. Investors like the idea of maybe buying the next Amazon (AMZN) or Apple (AAPL). The challenge […]

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5 Ideal Dividend Stocks For New Investors

5 Ideal Dividend Stocks For New Investors

The best dividend stocks combine price appreciation and cash returns It is never too early, and no one is too young, to begin investing. I know, since I began to learn as a small child. I started by learning the basics of how companies issue stock and how stocks are bought and sold on the […]

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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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Three Blue Chips About To Raise Their Dividends

Three Blue Chips About To Raise Their Dividends

Last year, the Federal Reserve said it planned to hike interest rates three times in 2019. Thanks to the market’s slide late last year, those plans have been shelved. Now there are some folks on Wall Street who think the Fed will cut interest rates three times this year. How times have changed! With lower interest rates, […]

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10 Smart Dividend Stocks For The Rest Of The Year

10 Smart Dividend Stocks For The Rest Of The Year

If you’re looking to scale back on aggressive exposure and beef up safety-minded holdings, start here The market has managed to back itself away from imminent danger, bouncing back from a relatively serious stumble from a couple of weeks ago. It’s too soon to say stocks will be able to remain out of trouble, though. […]

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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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Building A Diversified 3 Stock Portfolio With High-Yield All-Stars

Building A Diversified 3 Stock Portfolio With High-Yield All-Stars

We’re living in a low-rate world. Get used to it. At the start of the year, the Federal Reserve had plans to raise interest rates a few times. Well, you can forget about that. Over the past few months, the Fed has made it clear that it’s shelved any rate hike plans. In fact, some […]

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6 Big Dividend Stocks To Buy As Yields Plunge

6 Big Dividend Stocks To Buy As Yields Plunge

Yields are plunging, and that makes big dividend stocks look that much more attractive A lot happened in financial markets in May. One of the more important things that happened was in the bond market. Fixed income yields plunged in May on concerns that the global economy is slowing and will continue to slow as […]

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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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