Obama Vetoes Keystone: Here’s What to Do

Obama Vetoes Keystone: Here’s What to Do

Obama’s veto of the Keystone means one thing, railcars will still be the go-to option for moving oil. But, with regulation on the horizon for how crude-by-rail works, there are going to be some underrated winners in the space. We’ve uncovered those winners, and it’s hard to see how an investor goes wrong owning all three […]

5 Stocks with Dividend Increases Right around the Corner

5 Stocks with Dividend Increases Right around the Corner

When a company raises dividends it’s like getting an automatic pay raise for long term income investors, and for shorter term income traders, a nice boost in returns from dividend holdings. In this article, 30 Day Dividends editor, Tim Plaehn digs through the data and brings you five stocks increasing dividends next month. Act now […]

Hotel REITs Are Hot

Hotel REITs Are Hot

As a group the REIT sector has been red hot. Since a moderate correction in September 2014, the major REIT ETFs are up about 20%. For many REITs, the prices have gotten too rich, making attractive investments more difficult to find. However, there is a subcategory in the sector that is loaded with great companies […]

Do You Own the Wrong Kind of High-Yield Dividend Stock?

Do You Own the Wrong Kind of High-Yield Dividend Stock?

In this article, Tim Plaehn reveals a major red flag that investors should learn to recognize within any potential high-yield investment. It’s something that many people could easily overlook, but so important that this one thing makes the stock an instant do not invest. If you invest for income, learning this strategy could help save […]

The 11% Dividend Stock No One Knows About

The 11% Dividend Stock No One Knows About

I was shocked! On Friday of last week I was making a presentation at the Orlando MoneyShow on the topic of “Building a High-Yield Stock Portfolio for Investors Who Want Cash Income Now!” The room was packed with over 100 attendees and when I asked if anyone owned shares of a REIT, about half the […]

2 Warning Signs That Your Dividend Is about to Be Cut

2 Warning Signs That Your Dividend Is about to Be Cut

The greatest danger for high-yield investors is the possibility of a dividend rate cut, and the chances of that happening have increased dramatically in this market. Every investor needs to check their brokerage accounts for these types of stocks that can torch your portfolio. Tim Plaehn, Investors Alley’s dividend expert, explains here. Dangers in the […]