Gains in industrial companies and other sectors outweighed losses in banks and health care stocks. Energy companies also rose after crude oil prices recovered from an early slide. Bond yields declined after spiking to four-year highs a day …
Over the long run, high-yield dividend stocks have been the stocks to buy. Studies have shown that over time, they’ve outperformed both the broad market and lower-yielding dividend payers. So it’s important to remember that chasing high …
Finding the best high-yield stocks to buy is always a smart investment strategy. Because no matter what the market does, high-yield stocks make payments to investors. And high-yield investments become even more important when …
That's because several key groups of equities, especially the blue-chip financials that have been taking a beating of late, are so depressed that they're offering yields not seen since the end of the bear market. At the same time, other stocks
Tim Brugger: (Cisco): Cisco's stock is up "just" 8% in 2017, causing some retirees to question the soundness of investing in this company. However, with its 3.5% dividend and a valuation that's nearly half of the industry average as measured …
Everybody has suddenly become obsessed with valuations, specifically the P/E ratio. Many are wringing their hands over the P/E being as high now as it was in late 2009. One of two things will happen: either stocks will go down and correct …
When 24/7 Wall St. ran its 10 serious risks that could wreck the raging bull market in stocks, a quick rise in interest rates was one of those risks. Now rates have started to rise at the onset of 2018 and what was the best start of the year …
Some investment experts are strongly recommending dividend yield strategy these days. They argue that picking up stocks that quote at high dividend yield — obtained by dividing the dividend declared by the current market price of the …
Who doesn't like a stock that pays you to own it? That's exactly what dividend stocks do. It only makes sense that investors would like high-yield dividend stocks, because they pay even more to own them. There are some potential …