My Answer to Nobel Prize Winner’s Warning on the Stock Market

If you’re like most investors, you’re probably a little hesitant to plunk money down in this market. Is it worth the risk at these heightened levels? We’ve gained 195% over the past six years’ how much more can this bull market run? According to Nobel Prize winner Robert Shiller, the market is not cheap. In … Continue reading My Answer to Nobel Prize Winner’s Warning on the Stock Market

4 Reliable Dividend ETFs for the Long Term Investor

Diversification provides the safety for these generous dividend ETFs. Dividends are great things.  We shareholders love it when companies give back pieces of our investment to us.  A lot of high-yield dividends have appeared in the past few years, as people chase yield further out on the risk curve.  ETFs have become popular vehicles as … Continue reading 4 Reliable Dividend ETFs for the Long Term Investor

3 Dividend Yielding International Stocks

Don’t let the word “international” scare you. In any non-retirement long-term diversified portfolio, I think international stocks should have something like 10-15% of your dollars.  Yet investors have a fear of international stocks. There’s the impression that other countries’ stocks somehow aren’t as safe from a regulatory perspective as they are in the United States.  … Continue reading 3 Dividend Yielding International Stocks

4 Dividend Stocks Worth Your Money

4 names worthy of consideration for high yield dividends. Ah, the never-ending hunt for yield in the form of dividend stocks!  I do stock screens almost every day for dividend stocks, hoping to find dividend stocks that are worthy of research, or possibly to purchase. Dividends are more than just a nice little quarterly, or … Continue reading 4 Dividend Stocks Worth Your Money

5 Turnaround Stocks: Strong Dividends with Downside Protection

Investing in turnaround stocks is never a sure thing. It can be a rocky ride for investors, with lots of ups and downs. However, it’s a little easier when investing in deep value opportunities if you also have a strong dividend that offers downside protection. The 5 turnaround stocks below are made even more intriguing by … Continue reading 5 Turnaround Stocks: Strong Dividends with Downside Protection

4 Cheap Dividend Stocks for Under $10

The market has discounted these cheap dividend stocks that have bright futures. I have always preferred value investing to growth investing.  The latter often comes with significant risks.  Growth may flag suddenly, or momentum investors may decide to exit the stock.  Both could crater the stock price. As a value investor, the market has usually … Continue reading 4 Cheap Dividend Stocks for Under $10

4 Stocks with Safe 10% Dividend Yields

Not all dividend yields are created equal. There are perpetual dangers with high-yield dividend stocks.  A high-yield may not be sustainable.  A high-yield may be high because a stock’s price is low for a reason.  In other words, the company may be struggling and investors recognize it.  They sell the stock off and the price … Continue reading 4 Stocks with Safe 10% Dividend Yields