How to Profit from the Rise in Gas Prices

How to Profit from the Rise in Gas Prices

If the price of a gallon of gas by you has jumped close to 50 cents in just a few weeks, then you’ll be happy to know there’s a simple way to profit that any investor can take advantage of. In this article, Tim Plaehn shares his strategy to realize quick share price gains by […]

Is a Tech Bubble Worse than 2000 Ready to Burst?

Is a Tech Bubble Worse than 2000 Ready to Burst?

Mark Cuban, the billionaire technology entrepreneur, thinks the current bubble in tech will be worse than 2000. With the Nasdaq flirting with record highs and certain tech stocks trading at sky-high valuations, investors should be wary. In this article, we explain everything you need to know about what’s going on in the technology sector and […]

3 High-Yield REITs That Could Sink Your Portfolio

3 High-Yield REITs That Could Sink Your Portfolio

My first selection criteria for dividend stocks, such as real estate investment trusts, REITs, is to screen for yield vs. dividend growth. To ferret out the best combinations of yield and dividend growth, I develop, maintain and regularly update several spreadsheets to quickly sort selected stocks by either yield or dividend growth. This strategy helps […]

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 […]