Fourth-quarter earnings season got off to a decidedly mixed start this week.
Articles by Chris Preston
By Chris Preston | Jan 15, 2015
Dividend stocks are your best bet in a world where interest rates are mired near zero and Treasury bond yields have plummeted.
By Chris Preston | Jan 10, 2015
Let me give you a minute to catch your breath after such a whirlwind start to the New Year on Wall Street. Better? Good. Now, let’s recap what stocks did in the first full week of 2015 trading. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 462 points on Monday and Tuesday. On Wednesday and Thursday, [...]
By Chris Preston | Jan 8, 2015
Looking to boost your income in 2015? Here are the five best dividend stocks to buy in January.
By Chris Preston | Jan 6, 2015
Greece debt is back in the news. Will it hold U.S. markets hostage the way it did in 2011? I doubt it.
By Chris Preston | Jan 3, 2015
The good times kept rolling on Wall Street in 2014. Stocks continued their unrelenting march further into record territory.
By Chris Preston | Jan 2, 2015
The strategy is simple. It involves picking 10 stocks that share a very specific yet easy-to-understand trait. You only need to hold these stocks for a calendar year, then you sell them.
By Chris Preston | Dec 23, 2014
Even if you don't believe in Santa Claus, the numbers say you should believe in the Santa Claus Rally.
By Chris Preston | Dec 18, 2014
It was another good year for dividend stocks. In a crowded field, here were the five best performing dividend stocks of 2014.
By Chris Preston | Dec 16, 2014
Stocks have taken a rare step back in December. Is it a sign of things to come, or yet another momentary pullback before another push to new market highs?