Tim Melvin
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Steer Clear of These 3 Big Financials

Jan. 26, 2015, 12:15 pm EDT – Earnings reports for the big financials are in, but they aren't overwhelming. As long as banks face legal and bureaucratic headwinds, it's best to steer clear of Bank of America, Citigroup and JPMorgan Chase. More 

Make Mountains of Profits With This Bold, Aggressive Strategy

Jan. 26, 2015, 9:28 am EDT – Buying up oil companies with oil prices at rock-bottom is a risky move, but one that will pay off handsomely as oil prices recover. More 

Haven’t Saved Enough for Retirement? Here’s How to Catch Up

Jan. 22, 2015, 6:01 am EDT – The average 50-year-old has less than $50,000 saved for retirement. Here are some tips to help you close the gap before you retire. More 

2 Dividend Stocks to Provide Cover Against Market Volatility

Jan. 16, 2015, 9:50 am EDT – Defensive, conservative investors in particular should be ready with a list of stocks to buy if the market continues to be weak. Horace Mann (HMN) and KKR & Co. are two good choices. More 

2 Cheap Bank Stocks to Buy

Jan. 9, 2015, 9:21 am EDT – Don't get caught up in Wall Street's quarterly performance shenanigans. Instead, focus on good stocks that are undervalued by the market. More 

2 Regional Bank Stocks for Dividend Growth

Jan. 8, 2015, 10:27 am EDT – As banks are de-risking their balance sheets, investors can once again look to select bank stocks as serious candidates for dividend growth. More 

When a Bull Becomes a Bear: Sell Overvalued Stocks Now

Dec. 24, 2014, 11:31 am EDT – No one knows precisely when the market will head in a more southerly direction. However if and when it does those caught owning popular, overpriced stocks could feel some financial pain. More 

2 Overbought Stocks to Drop

Dec. 22, 2014, 1:36 pm EDT – These overvalued stocks are bombs just waiting to blow up your portfolio when they inevitably stumble. More 

Executives Are Buying In, Even as Energy Stocks Tumble

Dec. 16, 2014, 7:00 am EDT – Investors are dumping oil and gas stocks right now but in many cases they are selling them to the people who run them. Insiders of many oil and gas companies are a lot more bullish on the future of the industry that the investing public. More 

PSEC Stock Is Ripe for a Turnaround

Dec. 16, 2014, 6:01 am EDT – After it announced a dividend cut, shareholders of Prospect Capital have been shedding the stock. But its executives are buying PSEC hand over fist, which speaks well of its future prospects. More