Buy This Energy Buyout Candidate

Buy This Energy Buyout Candidate

The price of WTI crude has dropped from the low $60’s to around $50 in just a couple of weeks. Investors are freaking out, and share prices of energy companies across the board have been hit.While the values of almost all energy stocks are falling, not all companies have business operations tied to the price […]

2 High-Yield Stocks On Sale Today

2 High-Yield Stocks On Sale Today

The market doesn’t know crap… at least in the short-term! Despite revealing important news that shows their business prospects are actually improving, irrational fear has driven these stocks to oversold territory. Buy these two leading stocks today to lock-in great yields and growth at discount prices. One of the questions I get a lot is […]

2 Enticing Midstream MLPs to Own for Growth

2 Enticing Midstream MLPs to Own for Growth

The most recent deal in the midstream MLP industry strengthens the thesis that the sector is severely undervalued and offers investors great growth opportunities. Sometimes the market gets it wrong, here’s how to take advantage. There’s a lot going on among master limited partnerships (MLPs) and the midstream oil and gas industry right now. And […]

Buy These 4 REITs Raising Dividends in August

Buy These 4 REITs Raising Dividends in August

After a couple of months with no dividend news, it’s time to return to my monthly list of REITs that should announce dividend increases next month – that’s August 2015. The REIT sector has been in a correction since late January and buying shares before a dividend increase announcement is one way to take advantage of […]

One Dividend Stock With a 35% Annual Return

One Dividend Stock With a 35% Annual Return

Having increased its dividend payout each quarter in the last year, this dividend growth champion now yields 14% more than it did 12 months ago. Add in strong share price performance, and this is one of Tim Plaehn’s favorite stocks, even in a market downturn. The stock market has produced a very bumpy ride over […]

How to Protect Your Wealth From a Market Crash

How to Protect Your Wealth From a Market Crash

One of the great fears, if not the greatest for stock market investors, is that a large portion of their capital will be wiped out in a stock market “crash”. This fear of losing it all is a primary reason why so many investors lose out in the stock market by “buying high and selling […]

The 10% Yield REIT That Will Lose You Money

The 10% Yield REIT That Will Lose You Money

I am sure income focused investors will be drawn to the new, high-yield REIT, Communications Sales & Leasing Inc. (Nasdaq:CSAL) –CS&L. First, for its 10% dividend yield, and second, because the company tells a good story selling this new type of REIT. After reviewing company presentations and looking into the overall telecom sector, my recommendation […]

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A High Yield and High Growth REIT for Every Income Investor

I first recommended New Residential Investment Corp. (NYSE:NRZ) in the August 2014 issue of The Dividend Hunter. At that point in time, NRZ had been recently spun-off by another finance REIT, was very undiscovered by the income investing community, and sported a yield over 11%. Now, about 10 months later, the company has made some […]

Dividends for Income vs. Reinvesting for Growth

Dividends for Income vs. Reinvesting for Growth

The topic of reinvesting dividends or taking distributions in cash has come up several times in my correspondence with The Dividend Hunter subscribers. The Dividend Hunter approach and recommended stocks can be used for either investment goal – reinvesting dividends for long-term growth or generating a high cash flow yield to provide an income off […]