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3 Penny Stocks That Are Poised For Big Gains

3 Penny Stocks That Are Poised For Big Gains

Each of these penny stocks holds significant long-term promise and some undeniable risk too Seasoned investors know that some of the greatest stocks of today started out small, as penny stocks under $5. For example, in July 2015, Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ:AMD) was below $2. Now it is well over $50. Proactive management and the right growth […]

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Finding A Balance In Your Income Basket

Finding A Balance In Your Income Basket

Once again, yields are low… really low. This creates an obvious challenge for investors that still need their portfolios to generate income.  While junk bonds offer high levels of income, you probably shouldn’t have risky junk bonds as your only income generator.  But how can we build a portfolio with the primary goal of income […]

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3 Good Yields In Energy We’ll Soon Buy As GREAT Yields

| June 16, 2020 | 0 Comments
3 Good Yields In Energy We’ll Soon Buy As GREAT Yields

The broader market, as defined by the S&P 500, has rallied like crazy. But don’t worry, you haven’t “missed out” on anything. The rally has been carried by large, and largely non-dividend paying stocks! Most income plays are just now getting up off the mat. We’ll discuss one of my favorites today. Energy, for example, is in the […]

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5 Stocks That Could Be The Next Amazon

5 Stocks That Could Be The Next Amazon

These five stocks have the best chance of following the Amazon playbook to big gains for investors Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) has been one of the most impressive stocks in history. Amazon now has returned over 165,000% from its initial public offering (IPO) price of $18 (adjusted for subsequent stock splits). Put another way, $1,000 invested in the […]

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7 Simple Personal Finance Principles

| June 4, 2020 | 0 Comments
7 Simple Personal Finance Principles

I like the number seven. Ten seems like a lot of rules principles, and five may not seem like enough. Maybe I’m a bit bias because my birthday is on the seventh day of November. 🙂 I never thought I would write one of those articles about the number of ways to do this or […]

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Three Iconic Brands You Can Rely On Even In A Bear Market

| May 26, 2020 | 0 Comments
Three Iconic Brands You Can Rely On Even In A Bear Market

In its latest earnings report, Nike (NKE) reported a 36% increase in digital sales. In a press release accompanying the earnings release, President and CEO John Donahoe said, “We know it’s in times like these that strong brands get even stronger.” I tend to agree with Mr. Donahoe. I’ve written about several new names that have […]

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How To Start Investing With Little Money

| May 19, 2020 | 1 Comment
How To Start Investing With Little Money

Want to start investing but don’t have much to contribute? You’re not alone. Given the cost of living in most areas, the amount of debt the average family has, and other important necessary expenses, many Americans can’t afford a $1,000 expense let alone spare extra money to invest. On the bright side, you don’t need […]

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These Three High Yield Stocks Get Bullish Analyst Ratings During The Bear Market

| May 12, 2020 | 0 Comments
These Three High Yield Stocks Get Bullish Analyst Ratings During The Bear Market

The pandemic-triggered stock market selloff has been incredibly tough on income investors, and the dividend-paying stocks they like to own. In the current market, investors have been drawn to big-name companies whose business was uninterrupted by the crisis. This group pays small or no dividends. Several factors have kept dividend-paying stocks down, but that means […]

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These Three Popular Dividend Stocks Might Have A Place In Your Portfolio

| April 16, 2020 | 0 Comments
These Three Popular Dividend Stocks Might Have A Place In Your Portfolio

The COVID-19 crisis-driven stock market crash has investors taking a different approach to stock selection. The economic shutdown has all of us taking a different look at different stocks, compared to what investors were most interested in before the market dived. Three Questions You Need to Ask First Here are some factors concerning individual stocks […]

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7 Safe Stocks To Buy On The Coronavirus Dip

7 Safe Stocks To Buy On The Coronavirus Dip

Coronavirus fears are roiling global markets, but these safe stocks could help your portfolio weather the storm With financial markets across the globe plunging as the novel coronavirus outbreak brings economic activity to a screeching halt, investors are naturally looking for safe stocks to buy to weather the coronavirus storm. Fortunately, there are plenty of good options […]

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