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Games People Play – Beware of Corporate America’s Games

The games played by corporate America put Houdini to shame. Their illusions exclude the warning, “Don’t try this at home”, nor is it for entertainment purposes only. Corporate America and Wall Street encourage investors to buy overpriced stocks, while executives collect bonuses for lousy performance. Looking behind the curtain Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) versus […]

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The Worst Dividend Investing Habit Costing You Money

Almost every dividend investor is guilty of this bad habit at one point, and if you’re doing it, it’s costing you money. Here’s how to stop making this costly mistake and how to turn it around to start making you money.  It seems like an easy and surefire way to generate higher returns from high-yield […]

Early Innings: 3 Top Growth Stocks with Room to Run

Early Innings: 3 Top Growth Stocks with Room to Run

Get in on these three stocks today to ride a multi-year wave of growth as America dominates the world market for this key export. Even with the market at all-time highs, these three stocks are still great buys for growth.  Stocks Benefiting From the Petrochemicals Comeback Story Most of us love a good comeback story. […]

Buy These 3 High-Yield Stocks That Just Went on Sale

Buy These 3 High-Yield Stocks That Just Went on Sale

Purchasing these three top-tier stocks today means you can lock in higher yields that weren’t available last week and get strong dividend stocks with great prospects for share price growth. That’s a great deal that might not last long so take action today. The high-yield stock sectors I follow took a big hit on Thursday, […]

The Market “Insurance” Trade that Profits From a Crash

The Market “Insurance” Trade that Profits From a Crash

Worrying about what will happen if the market crashes will never accomplish anything, but most investors never plan to profit if the market takes a dive. Place the trade shared in this article that acts as “insurance” against a market sell-off.  From a volatility standpoint, the stock market has been incredibly boring lately.  It’s almost […]

3 Reasons to Buy Disney Stock After the Dip

3 Reasons to Buy Disney Stock After the Dip

The world’s best entertainer went on sale last week after its earnings report. But, with three strong catalysts for growth on the horizon, here’s why investors should consider purchasing shares today.  Disney (NYSE: DIS) has been trying to stem the losses by reshaping ESPN; however, investors continue to lose patience.  ESPN has long been the […]

Is it Time to Sell Apple?

Is it Time to Sell Apple?

Just last week, Apple stock reached an all-time high, achieving a total market capitalization of $777 billion dollars. But, how does Apple grow from here? Is now the best time to sell and move your funds to a new stock? Find out here. On May 2, Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) finally hit a new record high […]

Robots, Retirees and Reality

Are robots a threat to our society? Can they take away our jobs, or manage our retirement nest egg safely? How will people earn money to buy goods? In the early 1960’s I had the privilege of working for Leighton Wilkie, a lesser-known captain of industry. He and his brother invented the band saw and […]

My Top High-Yield Stock to Own in 2017

My Top High-Yield Stock to Own in 2017

With an 11% yield, growing cash flows, and a whip-smart management team, this stock takes the podium as one of Tim Plaehn’s “Top Stocks to Own in 2017.” If you don’t own this stock, then you’re missing out on a once-a-year opportunity to earn a high-yield income on a stock that also has huge upside […]