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Higher Rates Means Higher Profits for These 3 High-Yield Stocks

With five more increases expected through 2018, that means these three dividend stocks that all yield over 8% will become a whole lot more profitable in that time. Lock-in these great yields today and earn some huge cash dividends while the share prices steadily increase year after year. There is a general belief and fear […]

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2 High Performing Dividend Stocks for a Steady Income

From 1995 to 2015, there were 16 periods when interest rates increased significantly, and during 12 of those 16 periods (75% of the time) stocks like the two shares in this article generated positive returns. Don’t shy away from dividend stocks just because interest rates are increasing. See the two in this article that should […]

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4 High-Yield Stocks About to Boost Their Dividends

Building a portfolio of dividend stocks that regularly increase their payments to you has never been more important with the stock market at all-time highs and multiple rate hikes on the horizon. Add these income stocks to your portfolio today, before they announce their increases, and see the stock prices pop on the news.  With […]

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5 Stocks You Should Own in America’s Most Long-Term Growth Sector

With a supply that can never change and demand that only keeps increasing with our growing population, every retirement-focused investor should own stocks in this sector. Here are five names with great valuations that would be great additions to every portfolio. Despite the rise in interest rates since November, real estate stocks have held up […]

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3 Best-Buy Dividend Stocks for Increasing Rates

Higher rates from the Fed doesn’t always have to mean lower prices for income stocks. Take a look at these three stocks that have businesses and dividend payments built to thrive during a period of increasing rates.  We’re much closer to a rate hike than anticipated, which means more buying opportunities for yield-starved investors. ‘Rate […]

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The 9% Yield Dividend Stock You Won’t Find in a Screener

Out of hundreds of potential income stocks, Tim Plaehn has selected this 9% yielding cash-flow producing dividend growth stock as a great high-yield investment to own. With plenty of cash to grow its dividends and a strategy built for growth, this is a great buy and hold income stock.  For investors who like to own […]

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The 3 Stock Income Portfolio Earning a Safe 9.7% Yield

Don’t settle for small dividend payments that won’t even help you pay the bills. With yields of 11.9%, 8.4%, and 9.0%, these three stocks with rock-solid cash flow and big dividends should be owned in every income investor’s portfolio, but there’s a great chance you haven’t seen them on CNBC.  With the market setting new […]

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Several Reasons to Pass on This Hot Income Stock IPO

Having been spun-off by a large private equity company, this new income stock has attracted a lot of interest from dividend investors. But, after looking over the pros and cons of this new $6 billion market cap stock, I’ve found more than enough reasons to hit the pass button.  Initial public offerings of new REITs […]

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The Long-Term Income Stock You Should Own in Your Portfolio

Investing successfully in income stocks means you need to own businesses with long-term focuses. As the years go by and the dividend keeps increasing, compounding interest will take control and exponentially increase your returns. Tim Plaehn sees this stock as being a great long-term dividend stock holding and recommends adding it to your portfolio today. […]

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My Favorite High-Yield Income Stock

When this high-yield stock dropped from $16 to $15 overnight, the right thing to do wasn’t to panic but to load up on as many shares that you could buy. Tim Plaehn explains why opportunities like this are some of the best times to buy high-yield stocks. I continuously recommend that investors buying shares of […]

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