Cabot Dividend Investor 919

Profit from the American Energy Export Boom One of the constants in life is change. The winds of change seem to swoop in and disrupt things we mistakenly consider permanent. Understanding exactly when and where such events occur is crucial to successful investing. One such change...
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Cabot Dividend Investor 819

Defense is the Best Offer Here we are in the tenth year of an economic recovery and bull market. All recoveries end in recession and all bull markets end in bear markets. Both have already well exceeded the average historical life spans. In fact, is...
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Cabot Dividend Investor 719

The Dog Days of Summer We are in the dog days of summer, the hottest, most sultry days of the year. The expression “dog days” is an old one. In fact, it’s really old. The Romans used it. It’s one of those expressions that everyone but...
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Cabot Dividend Investor 619

TABLE OF CONTENTS This Month's Featured Buy: Valero Energy (VLO) | Portfolio At A Glance | Portfolio Updates | Changes Since Last Week’s Update:  AbbVie (ABBV) Buy to Hold, McCormick & Co. (MKC) Hold to Sell Half | Dividend Calendar | The Rate Cut Cautious...
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Cabot Dividend Investor 519

The Incredible Opportunity of 5G Technology seems to provide us with new English words all the time. Nobody ever heard the terms “tweet” or “selfie” or “photobomb” just a few years ago. So many new terms are thrown around that it’s tempting to ignore of...
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Cabot Dividend Investor 419

Exploit the Accelerating Technological Revolution We have a tendency to focus on our everyday lives without truly appreciating how the world is changing around us. But understanding the tectonic shifts outside of our near-term consciousness is crucial to successful investing. I realized the other day I’ve...
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Cabot Dividend Investor 319

Profit from the Great Global Infrastructure Crisis Have you ever lost power in your house? I lost power for a week a few years ago after Hurricane Sandy. It was unbearable. My wife and son fled to my mother-in-law’s house and I stayed home mind...
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Cabot Dividend Investor 219

Cash in on the American Energy Revolution Do you ever get the feeling that the media focuses only on the bad news? Frankly, since discovering binge watching on Netflix and Amazon, I don’t even watch the news anymore. You have to look beyond the politics,...
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Cabot Dividend Investor 119

Profit from Our Great Societal Transformation Markets go up and down. It happens. There will be bull markets and bear markets. Different administrations will come into power. Change is one of the few constants in life and investing. But certain powerful and ascendant trends will regardless...
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[00:00:01] Hello my name is Tom Hutchinson and I am the chief analyst for Cabot Dividend Investor taking over for Chloe at the end of the year. I've introduced myself in a couple of issues and updates. But now I'm coming to you a..
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Cabot Dividend Investor 1218

Should I Stay or Should I Go? by Tom Hutchinson My name is Tom Hutchinson. Starting next month I will be taking over as Chief Analyst of Cabot Dividend Investor. I’m excited to share the fruits of my life’s work and passion by giving you and...
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Loomis Sayles Bond Fund (LSBRX)

The top holdings in this Morningstar three-star-rated fund are Intel, Canadian and Ford Motor Co. bonds. The fund has a yield of 2.4%, paid monthly. Loomis Sayles Bond Fund (LSBRX) From Leeb Income Performance As a multi-sector fund, Loomis Sayles Bond Fund (LSBRX) is allowed invest...
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Fidelity High Income (SPHIX)

This Morningstar three-star rated fund has a high yield of 6.18%, paid monthly. Fidelity High Income (SPHIX) From Fidelity Monitor & Insight While plunging energy prices put more money into consumers’ pockets, the downside was that the energy sector got walloped. Caught in this downdraft highly...
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Fidelity Puritan (FPURX)

The top five holdings of this balanced fund are: Apple Inc. (AAPL—2.75% of assets), US Treasury Note (0.875%), Bank of America Corporation Com BAC—1.51%), Fannie Mae 3.5% 30 Year N/A (1.39%), and Wells Fargo & Company Common St (WFC—1.37%). Fidelity Puritan (FPURX) from The No-Load Investor Fidelity...
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Fidelity Focused High Income (FHIFX)

Today, Mark Salzinger recommends a high-yield bond fund that focuses on relatively safer sub-investment-grade bonds. The new buy is followed by two sell alerts from Chris Temple. Fidelity Focused High Income (FHIFX) from No-Load Fund Investor For many income-oriented investors, the ideas of investing in high-yield funds...
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