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The 6 Stock Dividend Portfolio That Will Beat Your ETF

The 6 Stock Dividend Portfolio That Will Beat Your ETF

Cherry-picking the best stocks out of popular income ETFs, Tim Plaehn created a new portfolio that trounces its fund counterparts over the last five years. Use this model portfolio to boost your dividend payments and stock performance. I know a lot of income investors own shares of the iShares Mortgage Real Estate Capped ETF (NYSE: […]

5 Stocks with Attractive Yields and Growing Dividends

5 Stocks with Attractive Yields and Growing Dividends

Earn accelerating income stream and market-beating returns with these five dividend stocks all yielding over 5%. Their increasing dividends and attractive yields will produce a growing cash income stream and capital gains that are an unmatched tool for safely increasing your wealth. With the strong rally in the REIT sector this year, it has become […]

Caution: Dump These 3 Stocks That Beat Earnings

Caution: Dump These 3 Stocks That Beat Earnings

These three stocks reported positive earnings that surprised the market, and their stock prices reacted by moving up double-digits. However, these earnings mask a broader negative picture; use the pops in price to sell for a profit before their valuations come crashing back down. Now, there are a few things to like. Namely, that many […]

5 Stocks That Get Paid Every Time You Use the Internet

5 Stocks That Get Paid Every Time You Use the Internet

Get in on the tremendous growth prospects of these five stocks that make money every time you use the Internet and then give it back to you through generous dividends. With humanity’s insatiable appetite for data increasing exponentially every year, these ‘toll-road of the Internet’ stocks can make you a fortune in the long run. […]

The Market Is Bullish on These 3 Stocks

The Market Is Bullish on These 3 Stocks

With strong economic tailwinds in place that will propel revenue growth for many years, the market has turned bullish on these three stocks. With this trend in its early innings, now is a great time to purchase. New home sales in the U.S. for April were through the roof – posting the best monthly gain […]

Short This Overvalued Stock About to Fall

Short This Overvalued Stock About to Fall

As investors, we have many tools of the trade at our disposal. Unfortunately, we are self-absorbed in a way: we believe that we have special knowledge unavailable to other investors. Whether you’re an industry insider or a discerning consumer, there are millions of others like you. This is why I like to turn to novel […]

Buy These 3 Stocks That Insiders Love

Buy These 3 Stocks That Insiders Love

When the CEO of a company purchases $6 million worth of stock in short order, investors should take notice. Buys of that magnitude from insiders do not come around often. See the three stocks that have confident insider buying you shouldn’t ignore. Normally this column focuses on stocks with insider buying that trade for less […]

3 Retail Stocks with Low-Risk Strategies

3 Retail Stocks with Low-Risk Strategies

Out of the all the retail stocks to choose from, we have boiled down three low-risk strategies that dig out the very best options for sustained growth. With decades of continued growth in the consumer economy, you will want to be invested in these stocks. Recently I was asked by a student as to which […]

3 Easy Money Stocks That Will Pop After Earnings

3 Easy Money Stocks That Will Pop After Earnings

It’s the last quiet week of earnings announcements before the rush of first quarter results hit the wires. But never fear, I’ve uncovered three companies that are poised to beat earnings and most likely put some profits in your pockets. All three should be considered “EZ money stocks” as they’ve regularly rewarded investors in the […]