Stocks

The Dollar’s Ripping Higher: Cash In With These 3 Under-The-Radar Plays

The Dollar’s Ripping Higher: Cash In With These 3 Under-The-Radar Plays

Speculators are invited to consider these under-the-radar stocks With the hotter-than-expected March jobs report, you might think the dollar has lost value due to inflation, thus clouding the narrative of under-the-radar stocks. And yes, inflation is stubbornly high. That’s what happens when more dollars chase after fewer goods. At the same time, the dollar is very much […]

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Wake Up To Wealth: 7 Sleeper Stocks Ready To Roar

Wake Up To Wealth: 7 Sleeper Stocks Ready To Roar

The morning coffee could kick in soon With the equities market continuing to march higher, now may be an ideal time to consider sleeper stocks. Essentially, these are companies that attract little interest among investors. However, once more people recognize the underlying bullish narratives, they could fly higher. In this day and age of the 24/7 news […]

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The Two Strategies You Need To Adopt Before The Market Turns

The Two Strategies You Need To Adopt Before The Market Turns

“What is the market going to do?” That’s the first question everyone asks when investing comes up. In the short run, the answer is momentum-driven. Right now, in spite of excessive valuations and economic uncertainty, the market is very strong. The uptrend that started in November is going smoothly as time passes, and there is […]

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ETFs

Three Top Cryptocurrency ETFs

Three Top Cryptocurrency ETFs

In January, the Securities and Exchange Commission approved the first 11 spot-bitcoin exchange-traded funds, and they have been quite popular with investors. However, they are not the only options for those looking to tap into the fast-growing cryptocurrency industry. Several other ETFs invest in companies that in some way serve the industry. These ETFs might be […]

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Understanding Mutual Funds: A Beginner’s Guide To Investment Diversity

Understanding Mutual Funds: A Beginner’s Guide To Investment Diversity

Q: What are Mutual Funds and How Do They Work? A: Imagine you and a bunch of friends want to invest in the stock market, but none of you has enough money to make a big impact individually. So, you all pool your money together and hire an expert to manage it. This is the […]

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2 Tech Funds With Huge Dividends (1 Is A Buy, 1 Is A “Wait And See”)

2 Tech Funds With Huge Dividends (1 Is A Buy, 1 Is A “Wait And See”)

You probably know the Don Henley song “Dirty Laundry.” It was one of my favorite tunes in the 1980s. A criticism of media sensationalism, the repetitive chorus rang in my ears when I was much younger than I am today: “Kick ’em when they’re up,Kick ’em when they’re down.” This aptly describes the nightly news […]

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Dividend Stocks

No Rate Cuts In ’24? I’m Not Buying It (Here’s Why And How To Profit)

No Rate Cuts In ’24? I’m Not Buying It (Here’s Why And How To Profit)

We’ve got a great shot at locking in big yields—and big dividend growth—on utility stocks. But we need to buy now, before rates start their (inevitable) decline. I’ve got three “growth utilities”—boasting fast-growing businesses and dividends—for us to play this opportunity with below. Best part is, thanks to their healthy balance sheets, these three have a built-in “buffer” if […]

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Insider Buying Is Bullish For These Dividends Up To 7.5%

Insider Buying Is Bullish For These Dividends Up To 7.5%

If they’re buying, we’re buying. Or we’re at least considering it. If there’s anything better than a big dividend, it’s one that is being gobbled up by the company’s own insiders. We’re talking about the officers, directors, and other members of the C-suite that are closer to the action than any analyst, reporter or investor could ever […]

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This Is Where We’ll Find Winning Stocks (And Surging Dividends) In ’24

This Is Where We’ll Find Winning Stocks (And Surging Dividends) In ’24

Let’s cut to the chase on dividend investing in 2024: our strategy this year will be all about interest rates. Sure, there are other trends out there, like AI. And yep, there’s some steak behind the sizzle. But when it comes to grabbing fast-growing—and high-yielding—payouts at the right times, rate moves will rule the roost. That’s not much […]

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Commodities

Why Are Oil Prices Falling?

Why Are Oil Prices Falling?

Oil prices have been continuously moving lower since the end of September. Crude oil prices, in particular, fell more than 20% in less than 2 months. As a result, U.S. residents are celebrating Thanksgiving day with the cheapest gas prices in three years. National gas prices per gallon fell below $3.30 last week, which is a decrease […]

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How To Profit As LNG Production Doubles

How To Profit As LNG Production Doubles

I view liquefied natural gas (LNG) as the most critical energy source for the future. A recent report forecasts that LNG demand growth will continue to at least 2040 and double from current production levels. Several stocks let you participate in the attractive growth potential. VettiFi recently interviewed Stifel managing director Ben Nolan to discuss the […]

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3 Energy Stocks To Snap Up On Natural Gas News

3 Energy Stocks To Snap Up On Natural Gas News

Snap up these natural gas stocks boosted by recent news In an exciting turn of events, natural gas futures prices soared on the international market. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, Bloomberg Finance L.P. reported that short-term futures for liquefied natural gas cargoes in East Asia saw an impressive $2.21 increase, settling at a weekly average of […]

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Real Estate

Really Rich REITs: 7 Massive Yields Up To 15%

Really Rich REITs: 7 Massive Yields Up To 15%

Select real estate may be the income investing play for 2024. As I write, seven real estate investment trusts (REITs) are dishing dividends from 8.7% all the way up to 15.4%. These REITs—and their ilk—are literally designed to deliver dividends. That’s how Congress wrote the rules when they legislated these real estate investments into existence back in […]

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Real Estate Investing 101: A Beginner’s Guide To Building Wealth Through Property

Real Estate Investing 101: A Beginner’s Guide To Building Wealth Through Property

Investing in real estate is considered one of the best ways to build wealth and achieve significant financial independence and freedom. Moreover, many world billionaires claim that investing in real estate is the best way to get rich because investing in it is never wrong. Still, you must be careful, because it isn’t enough just […]

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How To Invest In Land

How To Invest In Land

If the financial meltdown of 2008 taught investors that land isn’t necessarily a surefire asset, the market’s subsequent rebound shows that land continues to be a lucrative investment. By understanding your options and doing your homework, you can find a land investment ideal for your portfolio. Whether it’s an apartment building or an exchange-traded fund for wheat, a […]

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Personal Finance

The Art Of Mindful Spending: 7 Psychological Secrets To Master Your Finances

The Art Of Mindful Spending: 7 Psychological Secrets To Master Your Finances

Getting your budget under control often feels like starting a new diet. We can all relate to the invigorated feeling of committing to a new wellness plan, only to grab that irresistible scoop of ice cream after a long day. Before you know it, your diet is derailed, and you keep telling yourself that “tomorrow […]

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How To Reach Financial Goals: 12 Habits To Get You There

How To Reach Financial Goals: 12 Habits To Get You There

Personal finance goals are specific objectives that individuals set to achieve desired financial outcomes and improve their financial well-being. It involves having the financial stability and resources to live the life you desire, without being bound by financial constraints. Whether it’s retiring comfortably, pursuing your dream career, or enjoying a certain lifestyle, taking the time to reach […]

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Contrast The Differences Between Short-, Medium- And Long-Term Financial Goals To Build Wealth

Contrast The Differences Between Short-, Medium- And Long-Term Financial Goals To Build Wealth

Understand Why to Contrast the Differences Between Short-, Medium- and Long-term Financial Goals and Become a Better Investor Financial goal setting might be the next best thing to working with a smart financial advisor, and it’s free. Lack of financial goal setting is akin to driving cross country without GPS. Without a plan, it’s unlikely […]

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The Dollar’s Ripping Higher: Cash In With These 3 Under-The-Radar Plays

The Dollar’s Ripping Higher: Cash In With These 3 Under-The-Radar Plays

| April 16, 2024

Speculators are invited to consider these under-the-radar stocks With the hotter-than-expected March jobs report, you might think the dollar has lost value due to inflation, thus clouding the narrative of under-the-radar stocks. And yes, inflation is stubbornly high. That’s what happens when more dollars chase after fewer goods. At the same time, the dollar is very much […]

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No Rate Cuts In ’24? I’m Not Buying It (Here’s Why And How To Profit)

No Rate Cuts In ’24? I’m Not Buying It (Here’s Why And How To Profit)

| April 11, 2024

We’ve got a great shot at locking in big yields—and big dividend growth—on utility stocks. But we need to buy now, before rates start their (inevitable) decline. I’ve got three “growth utilities”—boasting fast-growing businesses and dividends—for us to play this opportunity with below. Best part is, thanks to their healthy balance sheets, these three have a built-in “buffer” if […]

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Options Contract Selection Techniques Guide

Options Contract Selection Techniques Guide

| April 9, 2024

Selecting the appropriate options contract involves understanding the basics, setting clear trading goals, and evaluating strike prices and expiration dates aligned with your financial objectives. Essential to this process is differentiating between call and put options, including variations such as American and European, to match your risk tolerance and investment goals. Advanced techniques use technical analysis and fundamental information, integrating tools like options […]

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