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Stocks to Buy For the Next Government Shutdown

Stocks to Buy For the Next Government Shutdown

This is an era of divisive U.S. politics. The House and Senate are split between Democrat and Republican control. President Trump has very firm ideas on policies he wants to implement. There will be another election next year (do they every stop campaigning?) which means less chances the two parties will want to give the […]

The 12% Dividend Stock Trump Wants You to Buy

The 12% Dividend Stock Trump Wants You to Buy

One of the big, sparsely covered parts of President Trump’s plan to overhaul the government is his administration’s focus on revamping how many government agencies operate. In 2018 the White House put out proposals to transform agencies in the areas of food, education, social services and air travel. Top on the list are to get […]

Buy These High-Yield Stocks with PG&E Going Chapter 11

Buy These High-Yield Stocks with PG&E Going Chapter 11

Two months after its stock started to crash, PG&E Corp. (NYSE: PCG) has made it official. The company will file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy at the end of January 2019. The large California utility faces up to $30 billion in legal liabilities stemming from power infrastructure caused Northern California wildfires in 2017 and 2018. Here […]

Buy These 2 Pet Stocks Crushing the Market

Buy These 2 Pet Stocks Crushing the Market

Out of the recent tragic California wildfires I came across a heartwarming story that plays directly to the companies I’d like to take a look at today. Maybe you saw the story as well. A woman living in Paradise, CA, a town almost completely destroyed by the wildfires, owned two dogs. The dogs lived mainly […]

Book 125% Returns on a Big Move In Facebook (FB)

Book 125% Returns on a Big Move In Facebook (FB)

Perhaps no company has gotten more press lately than Facebook (NASDAQ: FB). The social media giant has mostly been in the limelight for negative reasons… namely the Cambridge Analytica scandal and data privacy concerns. Investors were quick to jump ship when concerns over FB’s policies became headline news. The stock dropped from $180 to $150 […]

2 Stocks Winning the Cable Cutting Wars

2 Stocks Winning the Cable Cutting Wars

The media wars have heated up, all thanks to a British company called Sky PLC (OTC: SKYAY). The company has three American suitors – Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA), Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) and Twenty-First Century Fox (Nasdaq: FOX) – all vying to tie the knot with Sky. It seemed straightforward enough… as Disney’s $66 billion […]

How To Make Money On The Huge Spike In Volatility

How To Make Money On The Huge Spike In Volatility

What a difference a week makes. That’s both the beauty and danger of the financial markets. They largely generate wealth over time, but will occasionally remind you that they can take it all away at any time. At the time of this writing, the S&P 500 had dropped 10% from its highs, which puts the […]