Stephen Mauzy

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Stephen Mauzy is a CFA charter holder, equity analyst, and financial and economics writer with over 25 years of investing experience. Steve is consultant and contributing editor for the High Yield Wealth newsletter published by Wyatt Investment Research. Steve is a recognized investment voice: He has provided commentary on CNBC, and his work has appeared in Wealth Manager, CFA Magazine, Institutional Investor News, Barron's, Institutional, Investor News, Registered Rep., and other publications. Steve's curriculum vitae includes a stint as editor-in-chief for two financial trade magazines. He also served as editor for a Forbes-recognized financial Web site. Steve's forte is income investing and value investing. Like many value investors, he is a practitioner of the quantitative principles espoused by legendary value investor Ben Graham. But Steve has added his own twist based on the precept that business world is divided into two types of companies: ones that have trouble and ones that are going to have trouble. Steve favors the former (as long as they continue to pay dividends), because value is often found in uncertain and troublesome situations.

Ignore The Shareholder Yield Fad; Stick With Income Instead

Here's another reason to shun the bright and new and stick to the tried and true.  Investors are always looking to get on

Capture an 8.5% Yield Investing in the Next Facebook

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Why I Refuse to Buy Tesla (The Car and the Stock)

Is Tesla Motors a real company? Stephen Mauzy has his doubts.  I'm an income investor. Rarely do I buy an asset without a

The Best Income Value in the Energy Sector

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When to Invest? NOW… And Here’s Why

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3 High-Yield Dividend Stocks Under $10

Many investors like big yield, but don't want to pay a big price. If you're one of them, I've got three low-priced, high-yiel

The One Simple Trick GUARANTEED to Make You a More Successful Investor

I'm 51 years old. I'm 5' 11' and weigh 170 pounds. I have 32-inch waist. I work out six days a week and I eat sparingly and h

Why This Income Investment Just Might Be the Perfect Investment

Perfection might be impossible, but this one investment is as close as it gets. “Do you have a favorite investment?

Why Income Investments Are the Only True Investments

Do you know the difference between an investment and a speculation? Most investors don't. In 1934, Benjamin Graham att

3 Deep-Value Dividend Plays in the Land of the Caipirinha

Over the past couple years, Brazil stock investors have been drinking Caipirinhas to drown their sorrows. Down the road, they