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3 Stocks to Buy Before the Fed Raises Rates

3 Stocks to Buy Before the Fed Raises Rates

Since these three companies will start making more money once the Fed raises rates, adding them to your portfolio should be a no-brainer. Every time the market has a pullback because the Fed is mentioned, you will know that your portfolio will continue to make you richer. Rates are nearing an inflection point. The Federal […]

The Best and Worst Investments for a Rate Hike

The Best and Worst Investments for a Rate Hike

What will happen to my dividend paying investments when the Fed hikes rates? That is a question every income investor should be asking as it is certain that a rate hike will come. The answer? Some will have their profit margins squeezed while others will be boosted, find out which will happen to your investments […]

Top 8 Dividend Stocks to Buy Before the Fed Hikes Rates

Top 8 Dividend Stocks to Buy Before the Fed Hikes Rates

When the Fed hikes rates, some of the most widely held high-yield investments will become more volatile. With that uncertainty looming, income investors should take refuge in these eight low-volatility dividend payers whose businesses will grow in a higher rate environment. Finding yield hasn’t been easy of late and it’s about to get a lot […]

Buy These 3 Dividend Stocks to Profit from European Growth Efforts

Buy These 3 Dividend Stocks to Profit from European Growth Efforts

This past week, both the U.S. stock markets and European stock values rallied strongly on announcements by European Central Bank President Mario Draghi indicated that the ECB was preparing a series of powerful monetary stimulus policies to kick start growth and inflation for the Eurozone economies. The economies of most of the European financial zone […]

4 High-Yield Stocks to Buy Now Before the Fed Hikes Rates

4 High-Yield Stocks to Buy Now Before the Fed Hikes Rates

Fear in the stock market rends to paint all of the stocks in a specific sector with the same red brush. However, this can spell opportunity as rising interest rates do not affect all REITs equally. There are a handful of companies that actually stand to benefit from the Fed’s tightened monetary policy.  Fear in […]

Buy These 4 Dividend Stocks for Rising Interest Rates

Buy These 4 Dividend Stocks for Rising Interest Rates

Sometimes you can just hear the tick, tick, tick… of the bomb that the eventual return of higher interest rates will drop on the financial markets. When I made two presentations at the Las Vegas MoneyShow in May, the number one question I received was “What will happen to REITs, MLPs and other income stocks […]

Think Interest Rates Will Rise?  Buy These 3 ETFs

Think Interest Rates Will Rise? Buy These 3 ETFs

St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard created some excitement on Thursday, during an interview which followed his speech before the Council on Foreign Relations. Mr. Bullard remarked that the Federal Reserve could make its first increase to the federal funds rate during the first quarter of 2015. In light of the Fed’s recent efforts […]

These Lies Could Trigger Another Market Collapse

These Lies Could Trigger Another Market Collapse

The public has been brainwashed about deflation. We’ve been hoodwinked by central banks, governments, and the manipulators who pull the reins of those Trojan horses into believing that deflation is a deadly disease. It’s not. Deflation, left to its own devices, is nothing more than a necessary and healthy corrective counterbalancing of excesses that build […]