Don’t Miss out on This Rare Chance to Earn a 17% Yield

This stock’s yield will only be this high temporarily, so if you worry about having a dependable income stream to help you during your retirement, jump on this chance to earn a 17% and growing yield forever.  As the stock markets fall, my email box and news feeds are starting to fill up with dire […]

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3 Stocks Unaffected by the Freefalling Global Economy

If watching the market spiral further down is having you reach for the antacids, take refuge in the safety of stocks that only do business in the States. Trading for great values and unaffected by the strong dollar or overseas turmoil, these three all-American stocks make great portfolio additions. To say that the global economic […]

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Coke vs Pepsi: Which Is the Better Investment?

Coca-Cola has long been thought to be the go-to investment in the soda industry. But, Pepsi is rising fast and could overtake Coca-Cola and become THE soda company to own for growth and dividends.  Everyone loves a good debate. That’s part of the reason we’ve already seen 14 presidential primary debates to determine who will […]

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4 Safe Stocks Immune to the Market Turmoil

Worries over global growth, falling oil prices, and low rates are dominating the headlines right now, but these four stocks will be able to continue growing their businesses and rewarding shareholders regardless of what happens with these three trends. Investors have a right to be nervous right now. Stocks have gotten off to one of […]

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2 Safe-Haven Dividend Stocks with Double-Digit Yields

Every income investor needs to be sure their dividend stocks will not cut payments as prices continue to fall and yields continue to climb. If you have a stock keeping you up at night, you can replace it with either of these two safe-haven stocks that have double-digit yields and plenty of free cash flow […]

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3 Small Cap Biotechs Ripe for a Takeover

Big biotech is about to go on a shopping spree to replenish their pipelines as many small cap biotechs are selling for lows not seen since 2011. Here are three likely candidates that might get snatched up soon for big premiums. Few sectors of the stock market have been hit harder in 2016 than the […]

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These 3 Major Events Will Trigger a 20% Market Rally

While most of the market remains hyper-focused on anything bearish, there have been three major events brewing on the sideline that could cause a dramatic and fast 20% rise in the markets. Investors have had few places to hide in the first five weeks of the year, and all the major averages are down significantly […]

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7 High Yield REITs to Watch

Tim Plaehn has tracked these seven IPOs for a year and some have the marks of becoming winning investments. See which stocks Tim thinks you should be adding to your watchlist and which you should be avoiding. For income-focused investors, real estate investment trusts (REITs) offer the attractive combination of moderate to high yields and […]

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5 Stocks Unlocking Value on Breakup Pressure

Spinoffs have historically been great investments, and right now a number of companies are feeling the pressure to break apart to unlock more value. These are the stories you should be buying and selling. With the S&P 500 now down nearly 5% over the last year, companies are looking to unlock value any way they […]

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Your Portfolio Is Missing This Safe and Growing Stock

It will easily outperform the market in 2016 and if you buy in today you will be able to participate in years of growing shareholder value from this tech behemoth. If you do not have this stock in your portfolio you are making a big mistake.  Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOGL) the new holding company for Google reported […]

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My 3 Boldest Predictions for the Market in 2016

Bret Jensen reveals the three events that are likely to determine the fate of your investing success this year. Find out which companies could be the big winners and losers in 2016 and how to prepare your portfolio. Investors got treated like the proverbial rented mule in the opening two weeks of 2016. Equities behaved […]

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5 REITs Upping Their Dividends in March

A big dividend increase that sends a share price rallying is just what your portfolio needs to remedy this ugly and volatile market. See which five stocks Tim Plaehn has chosen as his five most likely candidates to raise their dividends in March. As a dividend-focused investor, I put less emphasis on short-term share price […]

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Sell These 5 Stocks on the Verge of Bankruptcy

These stocks have serious red flags and are ticking time bombs in your portfolio. Several companies from our 2014 and 2015 watchlists are already bankrupt or very close, and the companies profiled this year are likely on the same track. Dump these losers immediately. Bankruptcies — no one likes to talk about them, but they’re […]

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