Buy These High-Yield Stocks with PG&E Going Chapter 11

Buy These High-Yield Stocks with PG&E Going Chapter 11

Two months after its stock started to crash, PG&E Corp. (NYSE: PCG) has made it official. The company will file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy at the end of January 2019. The large California utility faces up to $30 billion in legal liabilities stemming from power infrastructure caused Northern California wildfires in 2017 and 2018. Here […]

Buy These 3 High-Yield Restructured Energy Stocks

Buy These 3 High-Yield Restructured Energy Stocks

Energy infrastructure (commonly called midstream) companies have weathered a string of tough years since the energy commodity price crash of 2015. These were high flying stocks in the decade through 2014, with the master limited partnership (MLP) sector returning an average 18% per year from 2000 through 2014. MLPs were the energy infrastructure/midstream business structure […]

Buy These 3 Stocks Growing in the Sharing Economy

Buy These 3 Stocks Growing in the Sharing Economy

The sharing economy is thriving because it offers consumers a faster, more efficient, and often cheaper, service or product. At its core, the sharing economy encompasses a new business model that in some industries, such as ride-sharing, is disruptive, and in others is complementary to current businesses. And, in yet others, the sharing economy is […]

A Stock Replacement Strategy for Emerging Markets

A Stock Replacement Strategy for Emerging Markets

The benefits of options are numerous, as anyone who has traded them can readily tell you. We often talk about the leverage, flexibility, and definable risk characteristics of options as clear benefits to using them. Options strategies can be wonderful tools for risk management as well as speculation. What’s more, options can serve as an […]

Two Dividend Paying Stocks Profiting from Insuring Against High Drug Costs

Two Dividend Paying Stocks Profiting from Insuring Against High Drug Costs

The science of medicine, as well as pharmaceutical companies, is moving more and more toward personalized medicine. That is, specialized cell and gene therapies designed to attack a patient’s unique condition. Curing a patient of once-fatal diseases will save our healthcare system an enormous amount of money… but only over the long-term. These treatments require […]

Buy These 5 REITs Increasing Dividends in February

Buy These 5 REITs Increasing Dividends in February

With the start of a new year, it is natural to look for ideas to help your stock portfolio grow during the year. One bit of assistance I like to provide is to list those real estate investment trusts (REITs) that should announce higher dividend rates in the upcoming months. This knowledge can give you […]