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10 High-Yield Monthly Dividend Stocks To Buy

10 High-Yield Monthly Dividend Stocks To Buy

| October 11, 2019 | 1 Comment

Income investors looking for more consistent cash flow may want to check out these names [Editor’s note: “10 High-Yield Monthly Dividend Stocks to Buy” was previously published in May 2019. It has since been updated to include the most relevant information available.] Do you ever wish your dividend stocks paid out monthly rather than quarterly? For income-oriented investors […]

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Dump These 3 High-Yield Stocks Fast As The Yield Curve Flattens

Dump These 3 High-Yield Stocks Fast As The Yield Curve Flattens

| May 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

After a decade of zero percent short term rates, in 2016 the Federal Reserve Board started to increase its Fed Funds Rate, which is the rate that drives all short term interest rates. That rate is now effectively 2.5%. Over the same period, rates at the longer end of the yield curve have not risen […]

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10 High-Yield Monthly Dividend Stocks

10 High-Yield Monthly Dividend Stocks

Income investors looking for more consistent cash flow may want to check out these names [Editor’s note: This story was previously published in March 2019. It has since been updated and republished.] Do you ever wish your dividend stocks paid out monthly rather than quarterly? For income-oriented investors who cover their monthly expenses with dividend income, it […]

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Sell These 2 Popular Finance REITs Entering The Danger Zone

Sell These 2 Popular Finance REITs Entering The Danger Zone

| May 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

After a decade of zero percent short term rates and 2.0 to 2.5% long term Treasury rates, the interest rate yield curve has started to make dramatic shifts. The financial news coverage seems to shift daily between the dangers of a flat yield curve and the dangers of a rising yield on the 10-year Treasury. […]

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Sell These Big 12%+ Yield Traps Now

Sell These Big 12%+ Yield Traps Now

| May 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

There are a growing number of stocks and funds yielding over 12%, luring in unsuspecting investors. Earning $12 in income for every $100 invested sounds great – unfortunately, it’s often too good to be true. Generally, stocks have outsized yields when the market thinks that their income source is threatened. When that happens, a dividend […]

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3 High-Yield Mortgage REITs To Buy, 2 To Sell Now

3 High-Yield Mortgage REITs To Buy, 2 To Sell Now

| May 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Wall Street, there’s a familiar saying: the next crisis won’t look like the last one. If true, it means the next crisis won’t be in the mortgage market—it will be somewhere else. There are reasons to feel confident about this hypothesis. Mortgage delinquency rates are falling significantly, according to data from the Federal Reserve. […]

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