Tag: High yield stocks

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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3 Brazen Insiders Buying Their Own 7% To 9% Yields

3 Brazen Insiders Buying Their Own 7% To 9% Yields

| March 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

Insider buying can be a useful tool in identifying stocks that may be ready to move. I typically don’t put much weight into analyst recommendations because they don’t have any skin in the game. But when CEOs and other executives – who know more about the company than you and I – put their money […]

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How To Build An Optimal Dividend Portfolio

How To Build An Optimal Dividend Portfolio

| February 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

Building a successful dividend portfolio has significant benefits over the long-term. I LOVE the prospect of investing in high-quality stocks at reasonable valuations and getting PAID to wait until valuations have approached market value. By building an optimal dividend portfolio, you combine both the prospects of residual income and long-term capital appreciation through an increase […]

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3 High-Yield Stocks To Buy Trending On 2018’s Economic Drivers

3 High-Yield Stocks To Buy Trending On 2018’s Economic Drivers

| February 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

When a new year starts it is common for investors and even financial experts to take what happened last year and extrapolate those results into their expectations for the new year. It’s human nature to view events as linear, when the reality is that they move in cycles. 2017 was the year of tech stocks, […]

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3 Dividend Safety Stocks To Buy Before The Next Correction

3 Dividend Safety Stocks To Buy Before The Next Correction

| December 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

I receive a lot of questions about getting out of the market before the next economic recession or stock bear market. For many investors, there is a constant fear that they will be too late to get out of stocks when the market starts into a deep decline, and much of their portfolio values will […]

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3 Dividend Stocks To Hold Forever And Pass On To Your Children

3 Dividend Stocks To Hold Forever And Pass On To Your Children

| October 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Investors who buy stocks for yield and dividend income soon learn that, for most of these investments, they need to keep a close eye on those investments. For many income stocks, the cash flow to pay dividends can be at risk and the business results – revenues, profits and free cash flow – should be […]

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3 Closed End Funds For High Yields, Plus 1 Is Tax-Free

3 Closed End Funds For High Yields, Plus 1 Is Tax-Free

| October 20, 2017 | 1 Comment

Are you open or closed? No… I’m not talking about your personality type! I’m talking about open-end funds versus closed-end funds (CEFs). It’s a question we often get from readers, so allow me to give you a quick rundown on CEFs and follow that with a few specific CEF investments that yield some healthy dividends. […]

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Sell These 3 Popular High-Yield Stocks Before They Crash

Sell These 3 Popular High-Yield Stocks Before They Crash

| September 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Sometimes what looks like a great investment deal is just the opposite. I see many investors and financial writers who view stocks trading at a discount to book value as “good deals”. The reality is that these “good deals” are often a danger to your portfolio value. This especially applies to the business development company […]

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3 High-Yield Triple Net Lease REITs For Dividend Growth And Safety

3 High-Yield Triple Net Lease REITs For Dividend Growth And Safety

| September 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

I am often asked to recommend some “safe” dividend stocks. My overall recommendation is that to invest in high yield stocks, a diversified portfolio is the best safety net. However, in the event of a steep overall stock market decline equity real estate investment trusts (REITs) provide the diversification of real property ownership compared to […]

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3 Stocks Under $10 Paying Great Dividends

3 Stocks Under $10 Paying Great Dividends

| August 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Where do investors go to find dividends when the market continues to trade at all-time highs and valuations are very ‘rich?’ There is one place that remains overlooked. Dividends are fantastic. But finding dividends is a relatively easy task these days, 85% of the S&P 500 companies pay a dividend. Still sometimes dividends are overlooked […]

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