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The 7 Best Dividend Stocks For Monthly Income

April 18, 2018 | By | Reply More
The 7 Best Dividend Stocks For Monthly Income

These 7 stocks offer monthly dividend payments – plus the possibility of capital appreciation Monthly dividend stocks are popular with investors – and with good reason. Monthly payments line up better with monthly bills, particularly for retirees living off investment income. Over time, there’s even a modest incremental benefit from compounding, particularly for investors successfully […]

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3 Core Retirement Bond Funds To Buy

March 30, 2018 | By | Reply More
3 Core Retirement Bond Funds To Buy

Individual bonds are better, but these bond funds look pretty safe With interest rates finally heading back up, bonds are slowly becoming more attractive investments, particularly for retirement. We aren’t quite at the place where retired investors can plow money back into bonds, but we are headed in that direction. Retired investors have to be […]

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5 Under-The-Radar Dividend ETFs For Every Investor

March 23, 2018 | By | Reply More
5 Under-The-Radar Dividend ETFs For Every Investor

These dividend ETFs don’t grab a lot of press but income investors should give these funds a look Dividend exchange-traded funds (ETFs) represent a significant percentage of the overall ETF universe and an even bigger chunk of the smart beta space. In the U.S., there are more than 200 dividend and income ETFs available to […]

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4 Top Marijuana Penny Stocks For The Rest Of 2018

March 9, 2018 | By | Reply More
4 Top Marijuana Penny Stocks For The Rest Of 2018

Favorable legislation and demonstrable economic results will buoy marijuana stocks While it’s open to debate whether President Donald Trump made America great, the 2016 election did produce one undeniable result: it laid the foundation for cannabis-related businesses, thereby dramatically improving profitability potential for marijuana penny stocks. During the general election, a record number of states […]

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7 ETFs For Growing Emerging Markets Income

February 28, 2018 | By | Reply More
7 ETFs For Growing Emerging Markets Income

Emerging markets dividends are poised to grow these year — time to get in After easily trouncing U.S. stocks in 2017, emerging markets equities and exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are looking for more of the same this year. While 2018 is still in its early stages, the widely followed MSCI Emerging Markets Index is outpacing the S&P […]

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3 Robot Stocks To Buy And Hold For The Long Term

February 23, 2018 | By | Reply More
3 Robot Stocks To Buy And Hold For The Long Term

The robotics industry will see strong growth for a long time The robot revolution is here. Right now, everyone is buzzing about artificial intelligence, automation, and robotics. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) is trying to pioneer an era of cashier-less stores in the United States. Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) and JD.Com Inc (ADR)(NASDAQ:JD) are trying to do the same in China. Amazon […]

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9 Best Energy Stocks To Own Before Earnings

February 7, 2018 | By | Reply More
9 Best Energy Stocks To Own Before Earnings

Earnings season is in full swing, and at the sector level, 100% of the  S&P 500 companies in the Energy and Utilities sectors are reporting earnings above estimates. So far this earnings season, energy stocks are the real winners. The Energy sector is also reporting the largest upside aggregate difference between actual earnings and estimated earnings (+13.1%). […]

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3 ETFs To Buy The Blockchain In 2018

January 31, 2018 | By | Reply More
3 ETFs To Buy The Blockchain In 2018

No bitcoin fund? No problem. While regulators are telling ETF issuers to scrap plans for funds based on the cryptocurrency, new avenues for digital currency are emerging: blockchain ETFs promising exposure to blockchain companies. Among financial technologies, blockchain is fairly new. Originally created as a centralized ledger and record-keeping system for digital currency transactions, blockchain […]

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7 Best Technology ETFs For 2018 And Beyond

January 17, 2018 | By | Reply More
7 Best Technology ETFs For 2018 And Beyond

These technology ETFs could be leaders through the rest of the year You don’t need me to tell you that technology was the best-performing sector in the S&P 500 last year. The Technology Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLK), the largest technology ETF by assets, jumped 34.3% in 2017, easily topping the 21.7% returned by the broader market. Of course, 2018 […]

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4 Best Marijuana ETFs For Conservative Portfolios

December 22, 2017 | By | Reply More
4 Best Marijuana ETFs For Conservative Portfolios

Speculate on America’s growing pot adoption with these marijuana ETFs Investors are clamoring for ways to get in on a popular, but risky, investing craze — marijuana! Despite the reality that pot is illegal under federal law, many states have legalized the substance and plenty of marijuana ETFs have cropped up as a result. For […]

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