Robert Baillieul, B.Comm.
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Lock in This 10.6% Yield Today’s post highlights one of my favorite source of investment ideas: dividend cutters. Investors tend to panic when a company cuts its distribution. Sometimes they punish stocks far beyond reason, creating chances to scoop up.
Little-Known Stock Yields 8.7% In recent posts, I’ve told you all about my favorite place for safe, outsized yields: cash cows. These firms represent mature businesses. Because they have less in the way of growth potential, owners milk these firms.
Progressive Delivers Big Gains Today’s chart highlights the benefits of owning what I like to call “the world’s best investment.” Regular readers know we love the insurance business. These companies profit from a rock-solid business model, collecting premiums upfront and.
Do You Make This Mistake? Do you know the No. 1 mistake new investors make? When I ask this question at conferences, people in the crowd will throw out a bunch of ideas. You hear things like timing the market,.
This Sector Is Booming One of the most common questions I get from friends and family nowadays concerns gas prices. Questions like, “Rob, the station now charges over $3.00 a gallon. When will we get some relief at the gas.
Billionaire Making 7% Here This month, I want to highlight a big trade by one of my favorite investors, oil tycoon T. Boone Pickens. Pickens got his start in the oil patch as a wildcatter, a driller of wildcat wells,.
Automated Income Code Soaring JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) has become the teacher’s pet of the investment world. As one of a handful of big banks that survived the credit crisis, its business now represents one of the linchpins of.
The Dividend Stocks That Pay Monthly Have you ever struggled to juggle monthly bills with quarterly dividend payments? The phone company wants their money every 30 days. Our other bills usually arrive on a monthly basis, too. No big deal.
When to Collect Social Security Benefits? One question I get a lot from family and friends nowadays concerns Social Security. “Rob, I’m trying to figure out when to start collecting benefits. What’s the right age to enroll?” Apparently, they’re not.
These Stocks Post 100%+ Gains Subscribers to our newsletter Retirement Riches have earned triple-digit returns on “Automated Income Codes.” Some readers might think the run has to come to an end, right? I’m inclined to disagree, though. For those who.