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3 High-Yield Dividend Stocks on Sale

3 High-Yield Dividend Stocks on Sale

The stock market is a two-sided beast on investor emotions. Investors feel positive and smart when the shares they own are going up in value. On the flip side, a sustained or sharp drop in share prices brings out the fear, which is an emotion that can produce irrational behavior. The truth is that all […]

Trading Options With The Return Of Volatility

Trading Options With The Return Of Volatility

Right now, thousands of short volatility traders are scrambling to cover their positions. Okay, that’s an exaggeration – they’re probably just rolling their positions higher. Joking aside, there’s nothing like a nuclear threat to get some volatility back in the financial markets. Yet, two or three days of higher volatility probably isn’t going to change […]

Buy This 22% Yield Stock and Forget the Pundits

Buy This 22% Yield Stock and Forget the Pundits

Over the last couple of weeks there have been several articles and lots of opinions flying around the Internet about the very high yield InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA). As one of the early writers to recommend this exchange traded fund, I have recently received numerous questions about the dividend support for the 21% support […]

3 Commodities Benefiting From New Technology

3 Commodities Benefiting From New Technology

Investors love technology and technology stocks. For proof, one needs look no further than the famous FANG or FAAMG stocks. These include the likes of Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL), Amazon.com (Nasdaq: AMZN) and Google parent, Alphabet (Nasdaq: GOOG). Other stocks like Tesla Motors (Nasdaq: TSLA) and Nvidia (Nasdaq: NVDA) are also in many portfolios. But here’s […]

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Fool Me Once, Shame on You. Fool Me Twice, Shame on Me!

In 2007 Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke told America that, despite soaring prices, the real estate market was fine and derivatives were nothing to worry about. In 2008 America was “surprised” when the Fed went into a crisis mode. Congress passed the controversial Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP). It was supposed to be a one-time […]

Disney Rips Off The Band-Aid

Disney Rips Off The Band-Aid

Disney finally rips off the band-aid as it plans for future growth. Back in May I mentioned three reasons Disney was still a buy after falling to $112 a share. Today shares are close to $100, but Disney is perhaps an even better buy now. Disney still has the potential catalyst of either spinning off […]

New Buffett Investment Due for a Dividend Hike

New Buffett Investment Due for a Dividend Hike

One of the current financial press “fake news” themes is the belief that online retail sales will wipe out the businesses with brick and mortar stores. Along with the retail company stocks, the share prices of shopping center real estate investment trusts (REITs) have experienced severe declines. A recent investment by Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway […]

3 High Growth Stocks for Agriculture 3.0

3 High Growth Stocks for Agriculture 3.0

Here is something I would like you to think about for a moment. . .by 2050, the population of the Earth will surpass nine billion people, compared to 7.5 billion right now. And the rise of the middle class in emerging economies like China will continue. The numbers of the middle class globally is expected […]

Trading a Boring Market with Options

Trading a Boring Market with Options

There are lots of jokes floating around the internet regarding other things you could be doing with your time instead of trading. These take the form of funny memes or gifs, or just random humorous one-liners. The jokes are popping up because of how incredibly boring the stock market has been this year. The lack […]