2 High-Yield Stocks for a Steady Income in Retirement

2 High-Yield Stocks for a Steady Income in Retirement

Paying you 8% in dividends a year, these two stocks can really boost your income over the typical dividend stock investments that pay right around 2%. Plus, their steady businesses that will keep churning out growth will actually become more profitable after the Fed raises rates.  Finally, after nearly a decade of basically zero percent […]

5 Safe High-Yield Income Stocks to Own in 2017

5 Safe High-Yield Income Stocks to Own in 2017

Navigating higher rates and a new government, investors should turn to these five stocks that can offer safety and income for your portfolio. Having proven histories of growth and economic tailwinds at their backs, you can be confident owning any of these stocks.  The election of Donald Trump as President has changed the economic outlook […]

3 Best Buys for the December Fed Rate Hike

3 Best Buys for the December Fed Rate Hike

Approaching a 100% chance to be increased in December, now is the time to pick out the stocks that will outperform in a higher rate environment. With businesses positively affected by higher rates, don’t overlook these three stocks that will be big benefactors thanks to increased rates. An interest rate hike is just about guaranteed […]

2 High-Yield Dividend Stocks on Sale Today

2 High-Yield Dividend Stocks on Sale Today

Both companies have seen their share prices fall right around 25% since August based on nothing more than market fear. With strong, stable businesses and dividends putting cash into your pocket, consider these two stocks that Tim Plaehn remains bullish on for your income portfolio. We all know that to make money by investing, the […]

Gold’s Bull Run Has Just Begun: Top 5 Stocks for Growth

Gold’s Bull Run Has Just Begun: Top 5 Stocks for Growth

After pulling back this week, investors can now buy shares of gold ETFs, gold mining stocks, and gold royalty stocks at a massive discount. With the long-term bull thesis still well intact, use this market sell-off to purchase cheap shares that will turn into long-term winners.  Why to Own Gold and Gold Stocks Gold tumbled […]

5 “Facts” Smart People Get Wrong About Options

5 “Facts” Smart People Get Wrong About Options

Using options contracts to boost returns and income could be the most powerful investing tool that you’re not using. While trading options for the first time might be intimidating, we’ve broken it down to its core pieces and show that options aren’t as dangerous as you might think. 1) Options Trading is complicated Markets can […]

5 Stocks Boosting Dividends in December

5 Stocks Boosting Dividends in December

Investing for a dividend payment that increases every year has been the favorite strategy of the world’s wealthiest investors for decades. With these five stocks, you can earn a pay raise every year and start building wealth that will last generations. We are almost at the end of another year, and I hope your dividend […]

3 Popular High-Yield Stocks I Don’t Recommend Owning

3 Popular High-Yield Stocks I Don’t Recommend Owning

While these three high-yield stocks are popular among many income investors, for Tim Plaehn’s rigorous standards, they don’t make the cut. See why Tim doesn’t recommend these three seemingly attractive stocks and his recommended replacements.  For The Dividend Hunter recommendations list of high yield stocks, I follow and analyze the financial results from several hundred […]

Top 2 Tech Stocks to Own for Growth and Income

Top 2 Tech Stocks to Own for Growth and Income

With long-term growth trends that still have years to mature, now is a great time to buy these two tech stocks that will put share price growth and cash dividends into your brokerage account. Plus, our newly elected President has made promises that will greatly boost the long-term value of these companies. Now that the […]

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2 Crash-Proof Dividend Stocks to Earn a Safe 7% Yield

Watching as your portfolio of dividend stocks fall in value is never easy, but Tim Plaehn has developed a strategy for selecting the right kind of dividend stock to help you through the times when the market just keeps falling. He shares two in this article that combined yield 7%.  Over the last few weeks […]