Stocks to Avoid

3 High-Yield Stocks for Long-Term Wealth and Income

3 High-Yield Stocks for Long-Term Wealth and Income

Tim Plaehn has just discovered some unsettling news about the future of stock market returns over the next ten years, and your ability to comfortably retire could be in jeopardy if the right precautions are not taken. Read today’s article to find out if your investments are at risk and see Tim’s three recommendations for […]

3 Stocks Safe From the Amazon Monster

3 Stocks Safe From the Amazon Monster

After Amazon announced its bid for Whole Foods, stocks across the grocery and pharmacy sector all got slammed lower. That’s the power of Amazon right now. But, you can still find stocks safe from Amazon’s power. Here are three to consider. If you’re in the retail industry, regardless of your niche, Amazon.com (NASDAQ: AMZN) is […]

Sell These 3 Stocks Now Before They Crash

Sell These 3 Stocks Now Before They Crash

Sound the alarm on these three stocks because one more bad piece of news could send their shares tumbling. Even in this bull market not every stock will continue to go up. Sell these three stocks now before they fall.  No matter what’s occurring today, whether it’s turmoil in local politics, geopolitics or even terrorist […]

TORONTO - NOVEMBER 30: Customers visit the closing Sears at Eaton Centre in Toronto, Canada on November 30, 2013.

Sears is Dying – It’s Sad – and bad!

Once a mighty giant retailer, Sears is now on life support and dying. Many investors are also going to suffer. My affinity for Sears began when my first son was born. He needed special shoes – a new pair every three months. My wife was in tears; the shoes cost over half my weekly earnings; […]

The Cheap Way to Profit from Record Low Volatility

The Cheap Way to Profit from Record Low Volatility

Conflict in Syria, worries about Russia and North Korea, and an unpredictable government at home could send the stock market tumbling at any moment. Here’s how to profit from a temporary market dip.  Stock market volatility continues to confound traders and investors as the VIX and other major volatility trackers close in on all-time lows.  […]

Sell these 3 High-Yield Stocks in a Death Spiral

Sell these 3 High-Yield Stocks in a Death Spiral

Protect your nest egg from serious ruin by selling these three high-yield stocks that could be in a “death spiral”. With their share prices at serious risk and potential dividend cuts on the way, income investors should avoid or sell these three stocks today. As with all types of stock market strategies, there are high-yield […]

Sell These 3 Dangerous High-Yield Stocks

Sell These 3 Dangerous High-Yield Stocks

Shrinking stock prices caused by failing businesses have raised the yields of these three stock to enticing levels, but don’t be lured in by these eye-popping yields. These stocks have high yields for the wrong reasons and should be sold immediately before their stock prices come tumbling down.  Business Development Companies (BDCs) have a lot […]

4 Must-Know Facts Before You Buy High-Yield Stocks

4 Must-Know Facts Before You Buy High-Yield Stocks

Showing attractive yields and big dividend payments, these high-yield stocks might appear to be the perfect income investment. But that’s not always the case. Avoid bad investments in dividend stocks by knowing these four facts. Closed-end funds are a very misunderstood category of high-yield, stock market-listed investments. Many investors just look at the yield, possibly […]

3 More Reasons to Avoid the Snap IPO at All Costs

3 More Reasons to Avoid the Snap IPO at All Costs

If you have been watching the price of the hot technology company Snap fall from its post-IPO peak and now think it’s a bargain, you might want to think again. Here are three more reasons you should avoid owning shares in Snap, at all costs.  The March 2 IPO debut for Snap (NYSE: SNAP) was […]