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8 Dividend Paying Stocks Yielding 8% or Better

Have you been wishing you had more income lately? Are you concerned you might reach retirement and not have the income to cover your expenses? If your under the age of 55, you might be worried that social security will go bankrupt by the time your ready to retire or look vastly different than it […]

Dividend-History

Consumer Cyclical Dividend Stocks

The Consumer Cyclical sector was the lowest weighted sector in my dividend stock Portfolio in the first week of the year. The last purchase I made in this sector was in September last year when I purchased MCD.The Consumer Cyclical sector, also known as Consumer Discretionary, is a general grouping of companies that sell ‘nice[…..]

Online Day Trading

All About the World of Online Day Trading

In the last few years, many large-market companies have globally prospered and become successful, making a lot of American people millionaires. How has this happened? It’s primarily happened due to day trading online or via internet transactions. Many of the people nowadays are engaged in day trading and even convince more and more people to[…..]

Why Leveraged ETFs Are Not for Beginners or Inexperienced Investors

If you’re just starting out as an investor, the chances are you hear a lot about leveraged ETF. At first, it may look like a complicated concept. But don’t worry. We’re here to break it down for you. Before we begin, we’re guessing you already have a brief idea about ETF, which is short for[…..]

Stockbrokers 101: Everything We Need to Know

Once we know everything about stocks, where to get them and how to use an investment strategy to our advantage, we are ready to buy them. Or are we? After all, we cannot buy stocks without a proper stockbroker. Stock brokers are brokers who will buy or sell certain securities on the stock exchange in[…..]

CANSLIM Trading Style Explained

CANSLIM is an acronym which describes seven characteristics that stock usually have before making the biggest price gains. The approach was developed by the founder of Investor’s Business Daily, William O’Neil. In this article, we will explain what CANSLIM means and how to incorporate it into your trading strategy.   CANSLIM – What do the[…..]

ETFs: Basic Facts and Explanations

ETFs, or exchange-traded funds, are similar to mutual funds. Both try to replicate the movement of a specific index. In addition to that, neither of them requires a portfolio manager to select stocks. Instead, they are passively managed. However, ETFs are similar to stocks when it comes to buying and selling during the day. Their[…..]

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Investing in Fair Valued Stocks

It’s no secret that the stock market has been on an upward terror over the past few years.  And as prices continue to climb, many stocks are becoming less and less appealing to value minded investors as they become fair and overvalued. As current stock valuations continue to climb, I am hearing more and more[…..]