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The major stock market indexes tacked on more losses last week, even though markets were only open for three-and-a-half days and trading was relatively light. The Nasdaq closed the week 4.3% lower, the Dow was down 4.4%, and the S&P 500 lost But...
Ready For Whatever Comes Next
The stock market is trying to pull itself together as October ends. Following Friday’s massive selloff, bargain hunters attempted to take control Monday, but selling pressures overwhelmed the rally and all three major indexes closed lower once again. Yesterday’s had...
Low-risk dividend stocks have held up well during the recent market correction. Here are four that have proven particularly resilient.
This motorcycle maker has Wall Street in its corner, with 11 analysts predicting higher earnings this year, and 10 echoing that sentiment for 2017. The company beat EPS estimates by six cents last quarter and has a current annual dividend yield of 3.05%, quarterly.
This REIT beat earnings and revenue projections for its second quarter. The stock is a two-for-one, with both growth and income.
American Tower Corporation (AMT)
from Blue Chip Growth
American Tower Corporation (AMT) is a real estate investment trust (REIT) that owns and leases wireless and communications...
Chevron (CVX) and Exxon Mobil (XOM)
from Dow Theory Forecasts, CVX was recommended at $108 in Dividend Digest issue 230, dated November 9, 2011, and XOM at $86 in the November 15, 2012 Daily Alert and in issue 243.
Chevron (CVX) and Exxon (XOM) delivered...
In the long-lasting wake of 2008-2007’s credit crisis, financial collapse and resulting recession, risk aversion has become practically the national sport of U.S. investors. It’s no surprise; and investors can’t be blamed for being gun-shy. At an investing conference I attended last week, speaker...
Two weeks ago, many of you kindly filled out a survey and, in doing so, asked several great investing questions, some of which I'm going to tackle today. I’ll touch on low-risk investment strategies for market downturns, high-yield investments, investments that will benefit the...