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The recent Fed rate hike is impacting high yield investments in very different ways. Here's how rising rates can affect your portfolio.
Friday’s strong jobs report—which raised the probability of a December rate hike to around 70% according to futures markets—initially caused a sharp dip in the major indexes, followed by an end-of-day rally. However, that was followed by more dramatic corrections of about 1% each...
Utilities make great income investments. They generate reliable, fee-based income by supplying the public with essential services, and most are in markets with limited or no competition. Utility companies are subject to regulation (with the amount varying by state) and most have to permission...