Defensive Investing

Buy These 3 Stocks Before the Next Big Computer Hack

Buy These 3 Stocks Before the Next Big Computer Hack

According to a Lloyds of London report issued in July, a global cyber attack could result in damages of as much as $121.4 billion. But based on the growing frequency of such cyber attacks and hacks, this estimate will likely turn out to be too conservative. The reason is straightforward. The world’s volume of data […]

The Bull Case for Buying Airline Stocks

The Bull Case for Buying Airline Stocks

Right now, investors could buy into a long-term bull market in airline stocks that could be set to take off with Trump’s proposed infrastructure spending bill. Here’s the case for owning airline stock in your portfolio. As the new editor of Investors Alley’s Growth Stock Advisor, one of the sectors that I will be focused on […]

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3 Income Stocks Safe from the Amazon Monster

Find refuge from the Amazon monster in these three stocks that have business models that the e-commerce turned tech titan can’t disrupt. With more and more industries being negatively impacted by Amazon, investors need to hold income stocks safe from its influence. Amazon is disrupting everything, from your local grocery store to the cloud software […]

Top 3 Military Dividend Stocks Getting a Trump Bump

Top 3 Military Dividend Stocks Getting a Trump Bump

After laying out his plans to increase the military budget by over $50 billion, future growth prospects for these defense contractors just became a whole lot brighter. Add these stocks to your portfolio for a nice combination of yield and growth.  President Donald Trump is looking to boost defense spending, something we all expected, but […]

3 Safe Stocks Yielding over 10%

3 Safe Stocks Yielding over 10%

With the market trading at all-time highs, it can be difficult to find solid dividend stocks that haven’t run up in price, thus dropping their yields, but Tim Plaehn shares three strong companies that still sport double-digit yields. His cash flow analysis also suggests their dividends are plenty covered making these stocks safe income investments. […]

3 Dividend Stock Buys for the Record US Dollar

3 Dividend Stock Buys for the Record US Dollar

Soaring to new highs and still having many tailwinds supporting its price increase, it looks like the dollar’s record rise will not quit soon. Consider these three dividend stocks that will become more profitable as the dollar becomes more valuable.  Now that we’re closer than ever to having Donald Trump in the White House, we’ve […]

5 Safe High-Yield Income Stocks to Own in 2017

5 Safe High-Yield Income Stocks to Own in 2017

Navigating higher rates and a new government, investors should turn to these five stocks that can offer safety and income for your portfolio. Having proven histories of growth and economic tailwinds at their backs, you can be confident owning any of these stocks.  The election of Donald Trump as President has changed the economic outlook […]