Tim Melvin
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3 BDCs to Buy for Their Big, Fat Yields

Aug. 12, 2014, 1:11 pm EST – Middle-market companies need to grow, and that's what fuels BDCs' high-single-digit and even double-digit yields to shareholders. More 

2 Cheap REITs Throwing Off High Yield

Aug. 8, 2014, 9:52 am EST – REITs make for great dividend investments, but most of them have little room left for price appreciation. These two are exceptions. More 

3 Restaurant Stocks to Put on Your Blacklist

Aug. 4, 2014, 9:02 am EST – Most restaurant stocks playing in the casual space have poor earnings, poor valuations and are a poor way to spend portfolio capital. More 

3 Mining Stocks to Buy While They’re Still a Bargain

Jul. 30, 2014, 2:41 pm EST – Mining stocks have a terrible short-term outlook ... which makes them good long-term buys. More 

3 Regional Bank Stocks to Bank On

Jul. 28, 2014, 10:40 am EST – Larger bank stocks have little upside right now and face numerous financial headwinds. Instead, turn your focus to regional banks like these. More 

3 Value Stocks Racing Higher on Momentum

Jul. 24, 2014, 6:00 am EST – Value stocks are good. Momentum stocks are good. Value momentum stocks are best. Here's how to pick these portfolio powerhouses. More 

4 Stocks that Deliver Value AND Momentum

Jul. 18, 2014, 11:52 am EST – We're all familiar with the age-old debate: value stocks or momentum stocks? But if you look carefully, you can have the best of both worlds. More 

2 Materials Stocks to Buy for Long-Term Growth

Jul. 14, 2014, 1:55 pm EST – Materials stocks have hit a bottom, which means the only thing left is to buy 'em and wait for the imminent recovery. More 

Earnings Preview – 5 Financials to Watch

Jul. 14, 2014, 8:42 am EST – Financials' earnings performance can set the tone for the rest of the season, so keep your eyes on these banks as they report in the next week. More 

Thinking of Buying the Dow? Read This First

Jul. 10, 2014, 2:44 pm EST – With the Dow at all-time highs, let's look at whether the current valuation stands up to scrutiny -- should you buy the Dow? More