Author: Tim Plaehn

5 Stocks with Dividend Increases Right around the Corner

5 Stocks with Dividend Increases Right around the Corner

When a company raises dividends it’s like getting an automatic pay raise for long term income investors, and for shorter term income traders, a nice boost in returns from dividend holdings. In this article, 30 Day Dividends editor, Tim Plaehn digs through the data and brings you five stocks increasing dividends next month. Act now […]

Hotel REITs Are Hot

Hotel REITs Are Hot

As a group the REIT sector has been red hot. Since a moderate correction in September 2014, the major REIT ETFs are up about 20%. For many REITs, the prices have gotten too rich, making attractive investments more difficult to find. However, there is a subcategory in the sector that is loaded with great companies […]

Do You Own the Wrong Kind of High-Yield Dividend Stock?

Do You Own the Wrong Kind of High-Yield Dividend Stock?

In this article, Tim Plaehn reveals a major red flag that investors should learn to recognize within any potential high-yield investment. It’s something that many people could easily overlook, but so important that this one thing makes the stock an instant do not invest. If you invest for income, learning this strategy could help save […]

The 11% Dividend Stock No One Knows About

The 11% Dividend Stock No One Knows About

I was shocked! On Friday of last week I was making a presentation at the Orlando MoneyShow on the topic of “Building a High-Yield Stock Portfolio for Investors Who Want Cash Income Now!” The room was packed with over 100 attendees and when I asked if anyone owned shares of a REIT, about half the […]

2 Warning Signs That Your Dividend Is about to Be Cut

2 Warning Signs That Your Dividend Is about to Be Cut

The greatest danger for high-yield investors is the possibility of a dividend rate cut, and the chances of that happening have increased dramatically in this market. Every investor needs to check their brokerage accounts for these types of stocks that can torch your portfolio. Tim Plaehn, Investors Alley’s dividend expert, explains here. Dangers in the […]

My Most Undervalued, High-Yield Secure Dividend Stock

My Most Undervalued, High-Yield Secure Dividend Stock

The stock market volatility and falling share prices we have experienced over the last four months have produced price disruptions that are not justified by the underlying business operations of the companies whose share prices have been driven down. Leaving the field wide open for finding extremely undervalued businesses where investors can find quick price appreciation. […]

3 REITs to Dump Now

3 REITs to Dump Now

REITs have been a hot sector in a volatile stock market. With share prices soaring in January, upcoming yields on these three stocks will be driven down greatly impacting every income investor owner. Now is the time to sell these stocks, take your gains, and reinvest elsewhere in the market where the yields are more […]

4 REITs Increasing Dividends in February

4 REITs Increasing Dividends in February

The four stocks detailed here have long histories of hiking their dividend each year, and are rock solid additions to every income investing portfolio. As a company that raises distributions each year pays many more benefits than just the extra cash in your pocket. One of the best events for income investors to enjoy is […]

3 MLPs That Will Pop 25% After Announcing Distributions

3 MLPs That Will Pop 25% After Announcing Distributions

If you’re looking for one trade to make right now that can book you a 25% or higher return in less than three weeks, look no further. These 3 MLPs’ share prices have been driven down because of fears they won’t be able to keep distributions at desired levels, but Tim Plaehn’s research proves otherwise. […]