Tag Archives: MCHP

Hot Dividend Stocks To Invest In Right Now


The venerable Merck (NYSE:MRK) has turned into a hot mega-cap stock again, at least hot for a non-Internet stock, on the back of its immuno-oncology drug Keytruda. Here’s a look at MRK’s movement – up almost 70%, plus dividends, in five years:

MRK data by YCharts

This article explains my indifference to going long MRK shares. Given that MRK....More>>>

Best Safest Stocks To Invest In Right Now

In 1960, John B. Armstrong made a $5.4 trillion misjudgment.   Armstrong was the father of the modern mutual fund. Today, most people know that mutual funds pool money to manage a portfolio. But at the time, few people had even heard of them. The entire industry only had about $2 billion in assets under management ("AUM") – roughly 1% of total American savings.   Back....More>>>

Top Growth Stocks To Invest In 2018

NetApp seems almost ready to spread its wings – but many analysts think they have shot it down!

Is that hyperbole? It is important to carefully review what NetApp (NASDAQ:NTAP) has been able to accomplish since the new management team was appointed to clean up the wreckage wrought by the prior CEO and the team that had run the company almost to extinction.

This is still a turnaround....More>>>

Top 5 Medical Stocks To Buy For 2018

Intrexon (XON) has made a small yet strategic acquisition in buying GenVec (GNVC); with the purchase, XON gets AdenoVerse, a platform of adenovirus vectors for delivering drugs and vaccines that dovetails nicely with its existing suite of gene therapy technologies, suggests John McCamant, editor of The Medical Technology Stock Letter.

The ability to increase the payloads of viral vectors....More>>>

Top Stocks To Buy Right Now

April 11, 2017: Markets opened mixed Tuesday and investors’ efforts to cross into positive territory mostly fell short. Among the 11 S&P sectors, only real estate posted a decent gain, but that was more than offset by the sell-off in financial stocks. WTI crude oil for May delivery settled at $53.40 a barrel, up 0.6% on the day. June gold added 1.6% on the day to settle at $1,274.20, a....More>>>

Best Dividend Stocks To Own Right Now

Want big returns? Take on big risks. So goes the inescapable calculus of investing. With so many investors focused on safety and income these days, we decided to take a contrarian approach by looking for risky companies that have the potential to deliver big payoffs.

Weve identified eight risky stocks that we believe are worth the risk. Several of these companies, we feel, have the potential....More>>>

Top Dividend Stocks To Own For 2017

Related AMZN Here's All The Sell-Side Reaction To Hewlett Packard Enterprise's Q4 Earnings Analyst: Hewlett Packard Enterprise Has 'Zero Chance Of Remaining Relevant' Thanksgiving Online Sales Growth Strong; Target Touts Apple Gear (Investor’s Business Daily) Related CVX Trump's Saudi....More>>>

Top 10 Dividend Stocks To Own For 2017

Image source: Getty Images.

Since August 2010, the Dow Jones Industrials (DJINDICES:^DJI) have risen from below 10,000 to within a fraction of a point of 20,000. Doubling in just over six years is an impressive feat, especially given that the Dow also pays a respectable dividend yield of more than 2% on top of its rise. Yet although all 30 stocks that are currently in the Dow have risen over....More>>>

Top 10 Dividend Stocks To Own Right Now

The picks below are part of Kiplingers Personal Finances annual Best List, a roundup of the best values in all the areas we cover from funds, stocks and ETFs to credit cards and bank accounts to cars, college, kid stuff, phone plans, travel and health. Discover all our Best List picks here.

Kiplinger’s Best List, 2016 Best Mutual Funds You Can Invest in for $125 or Less....More>>>

Top 10 Dividend Stocks For 2017

One of the advantages of being a dividend investor is that I invest in businesses that meet a certain qualitative and quantitative criteria. This allows me to focus on quality compounding machines with established track records. This discipline also allows me to avoid overpaying for those companies.

Even the best company in the world is not worth overpaying for. Another trait....More>>>