Investing in precious metals is most often associated with directly owning bullion or investing in mining companies, but both strategies have notable drawbacks. Streamingand royalty companies,like Royal Gold, Inc., Franco-Nevada Corporation, and Wheaton Precious Metals Corp., change the equation, effectively avoiding many of those negatives, allowing them to provide more consistent returns to investors....More>>>
The financial services industry has been sounding a message loud and clear for decades – save more for retirement! Unfortunately, many people with retirement dreams are not actively saving for this long-term goal. According to the Economic Policy Institute, only about half of all American households have set aside any funds in a retirement account.
The word bills used to be synonymous with fixed expenses. But theres nothing fixed about many of the bills a typical household pays today.
Some bills have introductory rates that expire, shooting monthly costs skyward. Others offer secret discounts or upgrades to those in the know. Providers constantly tweak their plans and pricing, which means long-term customers can overpay by hundreds....More>>>
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Hanger, Inc. (OTCPK:HNGR), (“HNGR”, “Hanger”, or the “Company), the largest Orthotic and Prosthetic (O&P) service provider in the United States, is mispriced due to the 2014 discovery of accounting irregularities and subsequent Q1 2016 delisting from the NYSE. Importantly, the delisting was due to the company’s failure....More>>>
What the Federal Reserve says and what the Federal Reserve does are not always the same thing. The central bank has thus far failed to raise interest rates as quickly as it had indicated last year, and now the market is starting to really doubt its credibility.
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While Fed officials continue to stand by the view that we’ll....More>>>
If you think your tax work is done once you file your return, think again. Now you need to file your tax records.
Keeping your tax returns and the documents you used to complete them obviously is critical if youre ever audited. The statute of limitations on IRS audits is a key factor in deciding what to keep and for how long. Good record-keeping also could help if you need to file an amended....More>>>
This list ranks gold dividend stocks in the mining sector by dividend yield. And it also includes one of our top gold stock recommendations of 2017…Gold Dividend Stock Share Price Year-to-Date Performance Dividend Yield (as of June 30) DRDGOLD Ltd. (NYSE ADR: DRD) $3.19 -39.7% 10.24% Sibanye Gold Ltd. (NYSE ADR: SBGL) $4.70 -33.4% 5.98% Harmony Gold Mining Co. (NYSE ADR:....More>>>
I like to allocate anywhere between 5-15% of my portfolio to lottery stocks. Usually they are cyclical or have a lot of leverage. And most of the time there is some sort of catalyst that will unlock value on the horizon. I would not advice large positions in any of these stocks. It is also best not to spend large amounts of time analyzing them as they will be small positions and are depending on....More>>>
Most people are aware that gold doesn’t tarnish, corrode or rust. That applies to pure gold because it does not easily combine with oxygen. The pure metal is also too soft to be used in jewelry, so it is mixed with other metals. Unfortunately, writing articles that recommend gold mining companies, even as a speculative play, can tarnish the author’s reputation and be corrosive....More>>>
LM Ericsson Telephone (ERIC)
Welcome. In this article I will give the dollar and cents reasons for how come ERIC looks like a relative bargain in today’s marketplace.
In the trailing ten years ERIC has earned their market cap in free cash flow. This is a signal the company may be undervalued. If ERIC can repeat the performance and earn over $19B in the coming....More>>>