Tag: High yield

3 Diverse Dividend Stocks With 6%-Plus Payouts

3 Diverse Dividend Stocks With 6%-Plus Payouts

These are 3 must-buy high-yield dividend picks for your portfolio The hunt for yield continues in a persistently low-interest-rate environment. High-yield dividend stocks sometimes exists because of a deterioration in the fundamentals of a company that puts downward pressure on the stock price, but sometimes such instances of overly negative pressure offer up an opportunity […]

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7 High-Yield Dividend Stocks That Are Actually Safe

7 High-Yield Dividend Stocks That Are Actually Safe

High yields often mean higher risk, but these stocks offer great payouts with a lot less worry than similar yielders It’s still a difficult time for income investors. Interest rates are predicted to rise in 2017, and Treasury yields are creeping up. But a 10-year Treasury bond pays less than 2.6% interest annually; guaranteed investments […]

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3 Little Known 7% Yields (With 50% Upside, Too)

3 Little Known 7% Yields (With 50% Upside, Too)

| January 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Income investors have mined just about every corner of the market for yield. Blue-chip dividend stalwarts like Microsoft (MSFT) and Exxon Mobil (XOM) are downright expensive at this point thanks to a growing crowd of yield hunters. Those seeking more substantial yields have guzzled the alphabet soup, jumping into REITs, MLPs, BDCs and CEFs. To […]

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These Buckeyes Don’t Play College Football

These Buckeyes Don’t Play College Football

| November 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

You wake up in a cold sweat. It’s a nightmare that haunts you and hammers you with the raw hurt of hindsight. Hindsight is more than 20/20.  For investors, it’s both painful and helpful.  When we look back on an investment that didn’t work out, it’s way too easy to see what went wrong. What’s […]

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High Yield Dividend Stocks For Safety

High Yield Dividend Stocks For Safety

| October 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

On a mild Saturday night a few weeks back, I went with a good friend to Donovan’s on Prospect Street in LaJolla. What a terrific place, one of those classic American steakhouses we can’t seem to get enough of. It got me thinking about the strange similarities shared by steaks and stocks. A steak that […]

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