Lawrence Meyers
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Lawrence Meyers was the first U.S. journalist to cover the payday loan sector for The Motley Fool. After discovering several opportunities in the sector, he co-founded the private equity firm PDL Capital, which brokers financing for the alternative financial services sector.

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Recent Articles

These 3 Sky-High Plays Are Still Value Stocks

Feb. 19, 2014, 10:51 am EDT – These 3 companies that have run up big in the past year or so still look like value stocks in my book. More 

3 Death-Defying Dividend Stocks to Buy Now

Feb. 14, 2014, 11:00 am EDT – Looking for safety? These three venerable dividend stocks will reward you with payouts until you die or they do -- whichever comes last. More 

RICK Stock: Rick’s Cabaret Might Have Legs

Feb. 14, 2014, 9:36 am EDT – Rick's Cabaret has a great market, but it needs to generate more revenue and tone down its debt before RICK stock will truly be a "buy." More 

3 Dividend Stocks to Sell Before It’s Too Late

Feb. 14, 2014, 8:52 am EDT – There are both business and valuation problems with these "safe" dividend stocks. Sell them now before they really damage your portfolio. More 

Naked Puts: Make a Grand This Month With Options

Feb. 12, 2014, 11:56 am EDT – Looking for monthly income? Dividend stocks are one way to go about it, but naked puts are another way to go -- if you're willing to take the risks. More 

Stick With Used Dealers When Shopping for Car Stocks

Feb. 7, 2014, 11:01 am EDT – Used car stocks are more attractive than new car stocks thanks to higher margins. Here's a look at which used car stocks are worth buying. More 

3 Large-Cap Covered Calls for Income

Feb. 6, 2014, 8:50 am EDT – I love covered calls because these nifty little option trades generate income for me when stocks I own are stagnant. Here are 3 trades I'm eyeballing now. More 

3 Super-Safe Preferred Stocks Providing Plentiful Payouts

Feb. 5, 2014, 2:59 pm EDT – Preferred stocks are one of the best sources for dividend yield. They not only offer big payouts, but a little more security than traditional dividends. More 

2 Big-Time Naked Puts: AAPL, PCLN

Feb. 4, 2014, 9:37 am EDT – High-priced stocks means high-priced naked puts to generate income. Or you get a great stock like AAPL or PCLN at a great price. Works for me. More 

4 Monthly Dividend Stocks for a Steady Diet of Income

Feb. 3, 2014, 2:35 pm EDT – Monthly dividend stocks are great for retirement investors looking to make a tight financial plan. You can find several monthly payers among the ranks of closed-end funds. More