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Earn a 6.1% Yield from Allstate Stock? In a world of rock-bottom yields, this obscure niche offers the last source of real income: preferreds. In yesterday’s column, I highlighted these investments to new readers. Preferred shares work like a kind.
The 7% Retirement Solution How much have you put away for retirement? Can you say with certainty that your savings will last you through your golden years? The problem is, it never really feels like enough, no matter how much.
Are Cryptocurrencies a Good Investment? The 1990s tech bubble spawned some crazy ideas. Startups burned through cash quicker than barrels full of gasoline and magnesium Bill Clinton statuettes. Yet despite shaky numbers, people threw money at anything with “dot-com” in.
Earn 12%+ Yields From Trump’s Tax Plan Did you catch this report? A few weeks ago, the White House published the broad outline of its tax plan. The memo highlighted its main goals, including job creation, simplifying the tax code,.
This Payout Has Increased 575% It’s not easy to find yield nowadays. Most safe investments pay out next to nothing. If you want a good, double-digit distribution, get ready to do a lot more digging. Aside from a few small.
Small-Cap Stock Yields 9.1% Call it a case of “idea incest.” For the most part, income hunters don’t look beyond the standard list of dividend darlings. The same old group of big, reliable stocks come up in every conversation. But.
This Dividend Stock Yields 8.7% Over the coming decades, few businesses will likely pay out faster-growing dividends than green energy. Aside from our leaders at home, most countries have pledged to cut their carbon emissions. That has set off a.
Turnaround Situation Yields 11% If you’re looking for big yields, one area of the market provides a rich hunting ground: turnarounds. Regular readers have heard us mention these before. Turnarounds involve buying companies that have fallen on hard times, identifying.
A 9.5% Yield With Upside Over the next couple of decades, few businesses will likely mint more money than senior homes. Each year, four million baby boomers turn 65. That will push up demand for everything from doctor’s offices and.
An Interesting 7% Yield In a world of zero-percent interest rates, few investments offer higher yields than preferred shares. Regular readers have heard me tout these before. Preferred shares represent a kind of hybrid between stocks and bonds, allowing investors.