A Crazy Idea?

What follows just might sound like the craziest thing I’ve ever written. But hear me out if you can—and try to keep an open mind. I’ve been writing about investing and capitalism for the past 29 years, and in that time I’ve a..
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An Interview with Joe Cotton

Today I’m pleased to bring you a new installment in our Dick Davis Digests Contributor Interview Series. This time I’m talking with Joseph Cotton, editor of Cotton’s Technically Speaking. Read on for his stock-picking tips, surprising favorite contrarian play and warnings about the market...
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Annaly Capital Management

REIT Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NLY 16.72 NYSE – yield 14.40%) invests strictly in mortgage-backed bonds, holding only bonds issued by government-sponsored enterprises (GSEs) like Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. These bonds are about as safe as U.S. Treasuries. Thanks to a much-needed of...
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