Are you new to investing in stocks thatpay dividends? If so, you need to know that not all dividend-paying stocks are created equal. That’s why it is important to be highly selective about which income stocks you choose to buy.
In order to point you in the right direction, we asked a team of Fools to highlight a dividend stock that they feel is a great stock for a beginner. Read on....More>>>
When her autistic son, Gregory, was nearing 18, Kathy Hebert made a call to her longtime brokerage firm for financial advice related to his special needs and hung up in tears. They just didnt get it. Then, she made a cold call to Bank of America Merrill Lynch financial advisor Daniel Cutter who helped Hebert and her husband figure out the special needs puzzle, with the handholding required. These....More>>>
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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>>>
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>>>
Some experts think it will be the trigger for the next financial collapse. Others call it a “national crisis” of unprecedented proportions.
But what all of them agree on is that there’s no way US pension funds can keep their promises to the next wave of retirees.
Right now, millions of Americans are hard at work believing their pensions will be....More>>>
The email popped into my inbox. Perfect assignment for you, it read.
I opened it.
It was terrifying.
Wed like you to go to Starbucks and taste their unicorn frappuccino.”
That, you know, is the crazylimited-edition pink drink that changes colors and is all over social media. (It also has some baristas upset.)
A little old English guy like me? I asked when....More>>>
Less than 10% of retail sales in the U.S. take place online, and the worldwide retail market is estimated to be well over $20 trillion.These numbers spell big opportunity for top e-commerce companies like PayPal Holdings (NASDAQ:PYPL) and Shopify (NYSE:SHOP).
We’ll review where both stand today to determine which one is the better buy for investors looking for exposure in the....More>>>
March has brought madness to airline stocks, including United Continental Holdings (UAL), Delta Air Lines (DAL), and American Airlines (AAL). But the recent pullbacks aren’t a buying opportunity, say Imperial Michael Derchin and Adam Hackel.
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I recommended United Continental on Nov. 19, the week that Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway....More>>>
Continued from my first article, Shortify Shopify – Part 1
I discuss another reconstruction of value for Shopify (NYSE:SHOP).
The top five e-commerce platforms command 53% of share of the top 1 million websites. This fragmentation in the marketplace leaves room for the top to consolidate market share, however, this also illustrates....More>>>
Got a Yahoo account? Here’s what should be on your radar It’s official: Hearts can be hacked.
The FDA confirmed that St. Jude Medical’s implantable cardiac devices have vulnerabilities that could allow a hacker to access a device. Once in, they could deplete the battery or administer incorrect pacing or shocks, the FDA said on Monday.
The devices, like pacemakers....More>>>