Jim Woods
Jim Woods (RSS)
Editor-at-Large, Money Threats

Jim Woods has covered the economy and stocks for nearly two decades. His varied experience as a financial journalist, stockbroker and money manager provides him with unique insights into the complex world of investing.

Read complete bio
Recent Articles

TJX Companies Inc (TJX) and Nasdaq Inc (NDAQ) Power 6 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

Apr. 4, 2016, 12:58 pm EST – Last week another handful of high-profile companies increased their dividend payouts, including a discount retail chain operator and a major financial exchange. Here are six dividend stocks increasing payouts. More 

Tesla Motors Inc: The Model 3 Is Great, But No Guarantee

Mar. 30, 2016, 9:11 am EST – Tomorrow, the world is going to find out what Tesla’s (TSLA) new Model 3 looks like -- and how the automobile world reacts to what I call the “budget Tesla” model. More 

Realty Income Corp Leads 6 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts – APD CPGX O SEE UDR WPC

Mar. 28, 2016, 10:54 am EST – Six notable dividend stocks have just increased payouts, including a specialty gasses giant, a container firm and several high-profile REITs. Here are six dividend stocks increasing payouts. More 

Herzfeld Caribbean Basin Fund, Inc (CUBA): Even ‘Scarface’ Would Buy Cuban Stocks This Way

Mar. 23, 2016, 2:44 pm EST – The Herzfeld Caribbean Basin Fund (CUBA) is a good play for investors looking to allocate a bit of their long-term capital to Cuban stocks. More 

Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL) Tops 7 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

Mar. 14, 2016, 10:30 am EST – Last week, the parade of dividend stocks increasing payouts continues, with a massive consumer products maker and large food producer. More 

The Coca-Cola Co Leads 13 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

Feb. 22, 2016, 11:17 am EST – Last week, we saw a baker’s dozen of great companies come out and add to their dividend yield attractiveness. More 

Cisco, Time Warner Lead 13 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

Feb. 16, 2016, 11:09 am EST – Some of the biggest names moving to boost shareholder value include an internet router giant, an entertainment behemoth and an insurance and financial stalwart. More 

6 Stocks to Ditch Before the Bear Strikes Again

Feb. 4, 2016, 2:50 pm EST – What do you do with certain stocks right now that are most likely to remain under selling pressure now that the wider market is teetering? The simple answer is you sell them, raise cash and pick your spots carefully for the next big opportunities. More 

Valero Energy Corporation Fuels 10 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

Jan. 29, 2016, 2:42 pm EST – The latest batch of payout performers includes a giant petroleum refiner, several big energy generators and an integrated circuit maker. Here are 10 dividend stocks increasing payouts. More 

BlackRock, Inc. Leads 6 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

Jan. 19, 2016, 1:10 pm EST – Over the past week, six big-name dividend stocks moved to make shareholders happy, including Antero Midstream Partners LP; BlackRock, Inc; Delphi Automotive PLC; Kaiser Aluminum Corp.; Omega Healthcare Investors Inc; and Realty Income Corp. More