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Separating Real News From Fake News In The Stock Market

Separating Real News From Fake News In The Stock Market

| May 31, 2019 | 0 Comments

For an investor trying to build wealth, the massive amount of news coming out of the financial media can be contradictory and confusing. Investors often don’t realize that there are two sides to every stock trade. The seller doesn’t want to own the shares for a range of reasons, and the buyer does so with […]

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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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Buy These 3 REITs Increasing Dividends In May

Buy These 3 REITs Increasing Dividends In May

| April 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

For income stock investors, the best defense against stock market downturns is to own shares in companies that periodically increase their dividend rates. Focusing on a growing income stream changes how you think about stock prices. REITs are active businesses where the good ones are managed to grow income and the dividends paid to investors […]

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Buy And Hold These Three High-Yield Stocks With A Long Track Record Of Dividend Growth

Buy And Hold These Three High-Yield Stocks With A Long Track Record Of Dividend Growth

| April 3, 2019 | 1 Comment

Stocks that qualify for near permanent buy and hold status are rare. It’s the nature of investing in stocks to have companies that lose their way or don’t live up to expectations. Then there are the new stocks we find that may be exciting opportunities, and to invest in them current holdings may need to […]

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5 Of The Best Dow Jones Stocks To Buy For Solid Dividends

5 Of The Best Dow Jones Stocks To Buy For Solid Dividends

Some of the best dividend stocks to buy are also Dow Jones stocks The Dow Jones Industrial Average takes a fair amount of criticism from market pundits and financial experts. Some of that criticism is justified and often stems from just how the index its weighted. But you can’t deny that the Dow Jones stocks are still […]

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How To Supplement Your Income With Stocks

How To Supplement Your Income With Stocks

Wouldn’t it be great to replace some of your income with stock investing profits? Whether you’re currently working and want some additional incoming cash or you’re retired and looking to replace your old working income, the right stocks can add a lot to your bank account. The best way to earn steady income from investing […]

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Buy These 5 High-Yield Dividend Stocks Going Ex-Div Next Week

Buy These 5 High-Yield Dividend Stocks Going Ex-Div Next Week

| February 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

I receive a lot of questions concerning dividend dates. Income investors can help their overall returns by understanding when shares must be owned to be entitled to receive the next dividend payment. Buying shares of a stock after it goes ex-dividend means you won’t receive the next declared dividend payment. You can quickly have cash […]

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Buy These Top 5 Energy Infrastructure Stocks Before They Raise Dividends

Buy These Top 5 Energy Infrastructure Stocks Before They Raise Dividends

| February 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

2018 was a terrible year for energy midstream company stock prices. The drops were fueled by distribution cuts from some major players, corporate restructuring moves, and a misunderstanding of the sector merits by the investing public. While there were valid reasons for many energy infrastructure stocks to drop in value, as is often the case, […]

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4 “Mega-Trend Powered” Dividend Growers With Fast 60% Upside

4 “Mega-Trend Powered” Dividend Growers With Fast 60% Upside

| February 4, 2019 | 0 Comments

Money-losing firm India Globalization Capital (IGC) found the magic formula last October. They put two investing buzzwords side-by-side: Cannabis, and Blockchain. The savvy marketers at IGC then introduced an energy drink infused with hemp, and wow, what a rush! IGC Jumped 10-Fold on Buzzwords We rational income investors fortunately avoided this circus. I wrote to you as the blockchain-weed […]

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Surround Yourself With Winners

Surround Yourself With Winners

| February 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

Motivational speaker Jim Rohn has a great quote that’s highly memorable: “You’re the average of the five people you spend the most time with.” Now, you could quibble with the numbers a little bit. But there’s a simple theme we can take away from this. And we can apply that theme in our investing activities, […]

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