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 […]

Buy This Solid REIT at a Bargain Price

Buy This Solid REIT at a Bargain Price

Companies use investor or analyst day presentations as venues to show deep dive details on how their businesses operate and how the management team works to build share owner value. The detailed view of a business typically provided helps me evaluate the long-term dividend growth prospects of the company making the presentation. Recently, commercial property […]

Buy These 3 Takeover Targets for Big Gains

Buy These 3 Takeover Targets for Big Gains

The depressed energy price environment is finally starting to spur takeover bids. And, with the recent $53.1 billion takeover bid for Williams Companies being deemed too low by management, expect other midstream companies receiving bids to expect better valuations as well. These are our top three choices for midstream takeover targets that are worth much […]

The 13.5% Yield MLP You Can Put in Your IRA

The 13.5% Yield MLP You Can Put in Your IRA

One of the biggest problems facing yield-seeking investors has finally been solved. Now, the best quality MLPs can be owned in your retirement account through this ETF solving investors desires for yields and tax efficiency.  Up until late last year, high-yield investors had been counting on the upstream MLPs to generate high-yield, predictable cash flow […]

The Best Stock Tip You’ll Get All Year

The Best Stock Tip You’ll Get All Year

How much attention would you pay to an investment theme that had a very good probability of generating 20% to 25% annual total returns for the next half decade or longer. Yes, there are a handful of companies out there that should put those types of returns into your brokerage account, year after year. This […]

3 High-Yield Stocks 20% Off

3 High-Yield Stocks 20% Off

Pick up these three companies at a 20% discount as the market is indiscriminately selling off high-yielding stocks on fears of a rate hike. Lock-in great yields and strong growth at fire-sale prices as these businesses will actually benefit from a higher rate environment. ​ On June 17th, the Federal Reserve Board released its latest […]

Top 4 Buyout Targets in Homebuilding

Top 4 Buyout Targets in Homebuilding

A buyout boom is coming to the homebuilding space, where the recent Standard Pacific and Ryland merger could finally set off a consolidation wave. Bidding interest will be high in these four companies that hold valuable assets and sport small market caps The big news in homebuilding of late is the Standard Pacific (NYSE: SPF) […]

A Fighter Pilot Approach to Investing

A Fighter Pilot Approach to Investing

To put it politely, the market has been choppy for higher yielding stocks. Less politically correct, it has been downright crappy to own many names in the MLP and REIT sectors. I know it is tough when a stock you picked up a few months ago with great confidence is now down about 15% and […]