Richard Band
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Editor, Profitable Investing

Richard Band is editor of Profitable Investing, a value-oriented advisory service designed to help long-term investors achieve their growth and income goals safely and systematically. Richard's straightforward style and low-risk "value" approach to wealth building have won nine awards in the "Best Financial Advisory" category from the Specialized Information Publishers Foundation (formerly the Newsletter and Electronic Publishers Foundation).

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Recent Articles

6 Diverse Stocks to Buy as Oil Continues to Decline

Jan. 9, 2015, 1:38 pm EST – Utilities, real estate investment trusts, consumer-staples stocks and preferred stocks are doing fabulous jobs of resisting the undertow from oil. More 

6 Stocks to Diversify With as Oil Continues to Decline

Jan. 7, 2015, 1:15 pm EST – Utilities, real estate investment trusts, consumer-staples stocks and preferred stocks are doing fabulous jobs of resisting the undertow from oil. More 

5 New Year’s Resolutions for Your 2015 Finances

Jan. 7, 2015, 12:30 pm EST – With these five resolutions under your belt, you’ve got a battle plan that will make you wealthier and money-wiser in 2015. More 

Corrections Are Coming in 2015

Dec. 29, 2014, 11:30 am EST – Bad signs from the healthcare sector and Teasury bonds are pointing towards inevitable corrections in the new year. More 

3 Dividends You Can Bank On

Dec. 23, 2014, 4:06 pm EST – In a world of skimpy yields on both stocks and bonds, some of these Australian and British banks are paying well above 5% and not withholding taxes. More 

3 Dividends You Can Bank On

Dec. 23, 2014, 6:00 am EST – In a world of skimpy yields on both stocks and bonds, some of these Australian and British banks are paying well above 5% and not withholding taxes. More 

The Fed Made Christmas Come Early for Investors

Dec. 22, 2014, 11:00 am EST – Whenever prices move this fast, I recommend caution with new purchases because profit takers could swoop in at any moment and create some turbulence. More 

Navigate ‘Distribution Season’ to Maximize Money After Taxes

Nov. 5, 2014, 9:50 am EST – The year-end distribution season is when a taxable event is forced onto shareholders. Here's how to have the most money after taxes. More 

Your 10-Minute Retirement Portfolio

Oct. 24, 2014, 6:00 am EST – Now is a good time to begin assembling your ten-minute retirement portfolio, since the headline stock indexes have pulled back from their 52-week highs. More 

Should You Jump on the AT&T-DirecTV Merger?

May. 21, 2014, 1:43 pm EST – AT&T and DirecTV's merger will help to fix AT&T's free cash issues. Does this mean the tides are turning for T stock? More