Several Reasons to Pass on This Hot Income Stock IPO

Several Reasons to Pass on This Hot Income Stock IPO

Having been spun-off by a large private equity company, this new income stock has attracted a lot of interest from dividend investors. But, after looking over the pros and cons of this new $6 billion market cap stock, I’ve found more than enough reasons to hit the pass button.  Initial public offerings of new REITs […]

The No-Lose Options Strategy to Lock in Gargantuan Gains

The No-Lose Options Strategy to Lock in Gargantuan Gains

After having one of his earlier recommendations go up 250% in just four months, Alan Knuckman, an Investors Alley options contributor, now recommends a new trade to lock in those gargantuan gains and even position this trade to profit more.  Metal mania saw Freeport McMoRan rally from the September recommendation to the January option series […]

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The Long-Term Income Stock You Should Own in Your Portfolio

Investing successfully in income stocks means you need to own businesses with long-term focuses. As the years go by and the dividend keeps increasing, compounding interest will take control and exponentially increase your returns. Tim Plaehn sees this stock as being a great long-term dividend stock holding and recommends adding it to your portfolio today. […]

4 High-Yield Stocks Increasing Dividends in March

4 High-Yield Stocks Increasing Dividends in March

Having multi-year track records of increasing dividends, these high-yield stocks represent some of the top-tier income investments that can be owned. Buying stocks with accelerating dividend payments is one of the most sure-fire ways for building long-term wealth.  As a dividend-focused stock analyst, I put less emphasis on short-term share price fluctuations and more on […]

A Snap-Back Options Trade Targeting 100% Returns

A Snap-Back Options Trade Targeting 100% Returns

After joining us as a contributor in the fall, Investors Alley options analyst Alan Knuckman has recommended some seriously profitable trades. Don’t miss out on his next trade in this article that’s targeting 100% returns in the next 12 months.  These POWER OF OPTIONS articles started last fall with our first pick in the Energy […]

The High-Probability Earnings Trade You Need to Make

The High-Probability Earnings Trade You Need to Make

Watching how earnings reports can affect the share prices of stocks, sometimes sending them sharply higher and lower, doesn’t always have to be a nerve-wrenching event. With a simple options trade, that you can easily place in five minutes, you can profit from a big move down or up in the stocks you follow.  We’re […]

My Favorite High-Yield Income Stock

My Favorite High-Yield Income Stock

When this high-yield stock dropped from $16 to $15 overnight, the right thing to do wasn’t to panic but to load up on as many shares that you could buy. Tim Plaehn explains why opportunities like this are some of the best times to buy high-yield stocks. I continuously recommend that investors buying shares of […]

Sell These 3 Popular High-Yield Stocks Immediately

Sell These 3 Popular High-Yield Stocks Immediately

With enticing yields reaching upwards of 18%, these three stocks look like great income investments on paper and are widely owned for their dividends. However, after Tim looked at their financials he realized that each stock has a high chance of a dividend reduction and does not represent a good income opportunity.  From the emails, […]

Do Not Buy This Undervalued Retail Stock

Do Not Buy This Undervalued Retail Stock

But, by using the simple options trade detailed here, you can earn an easy 7% return in just three weeks. That’s more than most dividend investors get paid in an entire year!  HIGH PROBABILITY 7% potential return in three weeks BUY American Icon single-digit SEARS another 19% lower or get paid not to… This option […]