Take a Position in Starbucks Stock Today: Here’s Why

Take a Position in Starbucks Stock Today: Here’s Why

After having a not-so-great earnings season, the world’s largest coffee chain’s stock took a dive, but that shouldn’t scare you away from placing a trade on this winning stock. Check out how we would place a profitable trade using options.  Although we’ve just completed what has been a strong earnings season overall, one very popular […]

3 Dividend Stock Investing Mistakes Costing You Money

3 Dividend Stock Investing Mistakes Costing You Money

Most dividend investors have fallen victim to these mistakes before, and if you do not correct them, it could end up meaning thousands of dollars lost over the long-term. See if you’re making these costly mistakes and how to correct them in this article. There is tremendous interest in high-yield stocks. Unfortunately, there is more […]

A Solid Retirement Financial Plan Cast in Jell-O

A Solid Retirement Financial Plan Cast in Jell-O

A solid retirement financial plan cast in Jell-O is not an oxymoron. Don’t even think about the old “set it and forget it” mindset from the past. A solid financial plan suspended in Jell-O, that can quickly be modified, is a good thing. I was on David Holland’s (CPA/CFP) PlanStronger TV show. He asked how […]

4 High-Yield Stocks About to Boost Their Dividends

4 High-Yield Stocks About to Boost Their Dividends

Building a portfolio of dividend stocks that regularly increase their payments to you has never been more important with the stock market at all-time highs and multiple rate hikes on the horizon. Add these income stocks to your portfolio today, before they announce their increases, and see the stock prices pop on the news.  With […]

Top 3 Military Dividend Stocks Getting a Trump Bump

Top 3 Military Dividend Stocks Getting a Trump Bump

After laying out his plans to increase the military budget by over $50 billion, future growth prospects for these defense contractors just became a whole lot brighter. Add these stocks to your portfolio for a nice combination of yield and growth.  President Donald Trump is looking to boost defense spending, something we all expected, but […]

Use This Options Trade to Profit from the Hot Snap IPO

Use This Options Trade to Profit from the Hot Snap IPO

After rocketing up 44% on its first day of trading and another 10% on Friday, this hot social media app loved by Millenials is now worth over $30 billion. By every metric that’s stretched, so that’s why we’re recommending this options strategy to short this high-flying stock.  The first big IPO of 2017 and the […]

The Only Safe 18% Yield Dividend Stock

The Only Safe 18% Yield Dividend Stock

With a yield this high, it’s normal to be skeptical, but this 18% yielding dividend stock monster is a must own for every investor looking for income. Tim Plaehn shares how this double-digit yielding stock can sustain its payment with a comfortable level of safety. Ultra high-yield ETF, InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE:AMZA) has been a […]

Sell These 5 Dangerous High-Yield Stocks Today

Sell These 5 Dangerous High-Yield Stocks Today

In most cases, investors like us covet the idea of being able to buy assets at a discount. If the investment works out, the combination of the asset increasing in value and the elimination of the discount can result in very nice capital gains. However, if you are investing in high-yield stocks, share price discounts […]

Mining for Gold and a 5% Return by March 17th

Mining for Gold and a 5% Return by March 17th

With a 70% chance of earning a 5% return in less than three weeks, you can place this trade with the confidence that you can earn a year’s worth of dividend payments in less than 21 days. See how to set up this simple trade and reap the power of options by putting probability on […]