Archive for June, 2016

Economic Fundamentals That You Should Know

The jump in long-end U.S. Treasury yields over the past week has caused concern among bondholders that the trend could continue and become self-validating — regardless of what the Federal Reserve does or what reports indicate about the trajectory for economic activity. It’s a warranted concern, especially since the “Taper Tantrum,” just three years ago, […]

Dividend Stocks For Invest

When you’re evaluating a dividend-paying stock, your primary focus has to be the viability and sustainability of the dividend itself. Not rain nor sleet nor dark of night should stand a chance of keeping that courier from delivering a payment to your account every year. The clearest danger to a dividend is a lack of cash flow. When […]

Invest Basic Tips

Learning how to invest your money is one of the most important lessons in life. You don’t need to be college educated to start investing, in fact, you don’t even need to be a high school graduate. You just need to have a basic understanding of business and have the confidence to make a plan […]

Stocks for the Long Run Invest Tips

There’s a fine line between the optimist and the masochist. Individual investors may be forgiven for wondering on which side of the line they reside. Being an optimist myself, I don’t particularly like busting other people’s bubbles — we’ve had enough of those lately. Nonetheless, for my inaugural Long Run column, I have to begin […]