ProShares Short S&P500 (SH)

This inverse exchange-traded fund is a hedge against a possible decline in broader markets. ProShares Short S&P500 (SH) From Capitalist Times We live in a world of uncertainty. Although we expect US equities to suffer a meaningful correction in 2016, we’d probably retire to a island...
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MLP Profits

For more than two decades Roger Conrad has scoured the earth to help his followers make millions from the best income investments available. Today, Roger insists no income investor should overlook Master Limited Partnerships, because yields are high and capital gains are soaring—some than...
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How to Become a More Profitable IPO Investor

In Energy and Income Advisor, Elliott Gue and Roger Conrad recently wrote a series of articles on Master Limited Partnership (MLP) IPOs and why they offer unique opportunities for investors. Today, our Spotlight stock features their recommendation of a midstream energy company that public...
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The Death of BRICS is Greatly Exaggerated

Please forgive me, Mark Twain, for usurping your quotation. But I’ve seen so many outrageous reports calling for the ultimate destruction of these emerging markets that I just couldn’t resist! Goldman Sachs first coined the term, “BRICs,” to denote the emerging market economies Brazil,...
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Oiltanking Partners LP (OILT)

Today’s pick is in the booming energy sector, providing a range of services in the U.S., including terminaling, storage, and pipeline operations. The stock has retreated a bit, creating a buying opportunity for income-seeking investors. The company currently pays a dividend of 3%. Oiltanking LP...
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Plains All American Pipeline LP (PAA)

Today’s new buy idea comes from Roger Conrad, who likes this 4.7%-yielding midstream MLP for its good management and advantageous industry position. Plains All American Pipeline LP (PAA) from Energy & Income Advisor Since its initial public offering in 1998, Plains All American Pipeline LP has an...
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China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (SNP)

Today’s recommendation is an ADR with a generous 5% yield. China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (SNP) from Capitalist Times China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (Sinopec) explores for and produces crude oil and natural gas and owns refineries that make petroleum and petrochemical products such as gasoline, jet...
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Boardwalk Pipeline Partners LP (BWP)

April 25 Dividend Digest Daily Alert Today MLP Profits Editor Roger Conrad recommends a nearly 7%-yielding energy MLP. “Boardwalk Pipeline Partners LP (BWP $31 NYSE) is an owner and operator of transportation, storage, gathering and processing infrastructure with a focus on natural gas and related liquids. Like most energy...
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Sterlite Industries India Ltd. (SLT)

In today’s Daily Alert, Personal Finance Editors Benjamin Shepherd and Roger Conrad recommend a play on Indian economic and industrial growth. “Sterlite Industries India Ltd. (SLT) is the largest miner of non-ferrous metals in India and one of the largest in the world, producing copper,...
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Eni SpA (E)

Today’s recommendation is an Italian stock, so it has obviously seen its share of turbulence recently. But Personal Finance Editors Benjamin Shepherd and Roger Conrad think that makes it a good deal here. Plus, the stock currently yields a very nice 6%, paid two...
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Two ETFs You Should Own

The worst of the European crisis has passed. While many of the overleveraged countries on the continent still have major problems to solve, the European Central Bank’s actions last year have succeeded in keeping the monetary union together. And with uncertainty surrounding the fate...
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NGL Energy Partners LP (NGL)

In today’s Daily Alert, MLP Investing Insider Premium Editors Roger Conrad and Ari Charney recommend an MLP with good turnaround story and a yield over 7%. “In an environment of rising taxes and historically low interest rates, one might reasonably assume that income investors thoroughly...
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Sell Alert: Posco (PKX)

Posco (PKX, $78) was recommended by Global Investment Strategist at $85.74 in Dividend Digest issue 230, dated November 9, 2011. Global Investment Strategist Co-Editor Roger Conrad advised selling PKX yesterday as part of a recalibration of the newsletter’s metals and mining portfolio. He that...
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How to Invest in MLPs

MLPs are easy to buy and sell; they trade on major exchanges just like regular stocks, and usually cost the same to trade. But how do you invest in them? There are restrictions on what kind of enterprises can receive MLP treatment: their business...
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