Strong Headwinds Will Propel Transport Stocks Higher

Strong Headwinds Will Propel Transport Stocks Higher

The transportation sector has made a strong rebound from the recent stock market correction.  After October’s V-shaped decline and rally, we have become used to watching the Dow Jones Transportation Average reach new record highs on an almost-daily basis. This is taken as a bullish sign for the overall stock market and economy as the […]

Logistics Focused MLPs Immune to Energy Price Volatility

Logistics Focused MLPs Immune to Energy Price Volatility

The surprising drop in the price of a barrel of crude into the $70’s, down from around $95 earlier this year, has thrown the energy sector into turmoil. Stock market participants have lumped together price dependent energy companies with non-price dependent companies, driving down the values of all. This handful of companies that are immune […]

More Opportunity and Trouble in the Oilfield

More Opportunity and Trouble in the Oilfield

Oil prices continue to tumble and this dramatic price action offers both potential trouble and opportunity for oil market investors. Oil investors have been experiencing a good deal of pain lately.  West Texas Light Crude is down roughly 30% from its summer highs and Brent crude is in the same bear market territory, down some […]

A Once-in-a-Decade Opportunity to Lock in 12%+ Yields

A Once-in-a-Decade Opportunity to Lock in 12%+ Yields

Upstream MLPs have built fortresses around their profits protecting them from the price volatility of crude oil. This long-term strategy protects the distributions of these companies and also ensures that you receive your check every quarter. Give your income portfolio a huge boost and buy these stocks while they’re still cheap. The core businesses of upstream MLPs include […]

King Dollar is Back: Here’s What to Own

King Dollar is Back: Here’s What to Own

A strong dollar is great news for a handful of companies that operate in the United States. These companies will see their dollars pile up, and if you invest now you will be right there with them. Here’s our top investing ideas for the continued dominance of King Dollar.  The dollar is the strongest it’s been […]

Don’t Miss the Best Time to Buy in Four Years

Don’t Miss the Best Time to Buy in Four Years

With midterms being last week, you’re already behind on one of the most consistent buy signals of all-time. During the third year of presidential terms since 1945 the S&P 500 has seen on average 16.1% growth! With numbers like that, now is the best time to invest. For the stock market, the third year of […]

ETFs to Trade on European Central Bank Movements

ETFs to Trade on European Central Bank Movements

European Central Bank President Mario Draghi made news with his press conference last week by suggesting he’s planning more stimulus for the region.  But “Super Mario” is no “Helicopter Ben” as rumors abound that he doesn’t have the support of important policy makers. In the weeks ahead, “Super Mario” could come through with quantitative easing […]

3 High-Yield Stocks to Pick Up in a Troubling Market

3 High-Yield Stocks to Pick Up in a Troubling Market

I admit it; this market is making me crazy. But, these three stocks are giving me a moment of clarity in this troubling market. The fear of rising interest rates has pushed down the values of the higher yielding finance related stocks. The falling price of oil has hit the MLP space hard, and when […]

Dump These High-Yield Stocks Now With the End of QE

Dump These High-Yield Stocks Now With the End of QE

Quantitative Easing is ending and that means interest rates are going up. Investors should beware of a certain group of stocks that will plummet when this happens. These companies are directly affected by rising interest rates, and everyone invested in these stocks should sell now.  On October 29th, the U.S. Federal Reserve announced it would […]