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Selecting The ‘Best’ Preferred Stock ETFs

Selecting The ‘Best’ Preferred Stock ETFs Last week, I wrote an article on the risk and rewards associated with preferred stock Closed End Funds (CEFs). This week I will analyze preferred stock Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) to assess which funds are “best.” There are many ways to define “best. Continue reading at seekingalpha.com These ETFs […]

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Retirement Strategy: What Is The Best Strategy For Dividend Growth Investors To Take As The Fed Begins Hiking Interest Rates?

Retirement Strategy: What Is The Best Strategy For Dividend Growth Investors To Take As The Fed Begins Hiking Interest Rates? In my last article, I outlined my thoughts as to what will happen to a DGI portfolio such as the Team Alpha Retirement Portfolio, and illustrated what I believe to be eye-opening events. Now that […]

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5 best dividend stocks to buy in November

5 best dividend stocks to buy in November One key aspect of a successful dividend stock is a consistent track record of raising its quarterly payouts. (Photo: Getty Images/iStockphoto) Investing in stocks that pay dividends can be a great way to build wealth over time, as companies that regularly … Continue reading at usatoday.com These […]

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Multi-Alternative Funds: The Best And Worst Of September

Multi-Alternative Funds: The Best And Worst Of September Multi-alternative mutual funds offer varying exposures to different alternative strategies, often managed by separate underlying managers. Thus, it’s not surprising that the category has fairly wide dispersion between its best- and worst-performing funds … Continue reading at seekingalpha.com Reverse Mortgages are ‘Triple Win’ for Retirees, Advisors and […]

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Best Performing T. Rowe Price Mutual Funds of Q3 2015

Best Performing T. Rowe Price Mutual Funds of Q3 2015 Investors were looking for a rebound after a dismal second quarter, but their hopes were dashed when the third quarter turned out to be even worse. In fact, the third quarter of 2015 emerged as the worst quarter since 2011. It was obviously tough for […]

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Ford misses on earnings, but the third quarter was its best ever in North America (F)

Flickr/John Hritz Ford reported third quarter earnings on Tuesday. They were slightly lower than analysts expectations. The company earned $ 0.45 per share. Analysts surveyed by Bloomberg were expecting $ 0.47 per share. Revenue was $ 38.1 billion. Higher taxes cut into Ford’s profit for the quarter, Reuters reported. Ford posted its best-ever quarter in […]

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4 steps for getting the best financial aid

Here are some things you can do to better your chances of getting more financial aid.(Photo: Thinkstock) We have all heard it in the news. Most of us have even heard it from our friends and family: Student loan debt is taking a serious toll on those who choose to pursue higher education. In order […]

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Best And Worst Q4’15: Energy ETFs, Mutual Funds And Key Holdings

Summary The Energy sector ranks last in Q4’15. Based on an aggregation of ratings of 21 ETFs and 59 mutual funds. OIH is our top-rated Energy ETF and FSESX is our top-rated Energy mutual fund. The Energy sector ranks last out of the 10 sectors as detailed in our Q4’15 Sector Ratings for ETFs and […]

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