Dividend Investors Should Ignore Market Fluctuations

As a dividend growth investor, my goal is to generate a rising stream of sustainable dividend income, through investments in quality dividend growth stocks Read More

3 mREIT Dividend Kings to Watch

The mortgage REIT sector has taken a beating in 2013, but these 3 high-yielding stocks will make great buys once the selling pressure abides. Read More

‘Science’ or ‘Faith’ And the Bear or Bull Market Case

The old question of whether faith or science will prevail for future events is present in the stock market, with bears and bulls taking one or another side Read More

Lousy Earnings Guidance Makes Stocks Look Bubbly

Record numbers of companies are beating Wall Street earnings estimates but slashing their outlooks, making the market look pricier every day. Read More

7 Steps to Protect Your Pension Planning

Our country is suffering from a disease that's eating away pension planning and programs that we rely on for our retirement savings. Here's how to prepare Read More

Helping People Lock in More Money for Retirement

Jemstep can help you plan for your retirement through a plan that saves on expenses while offering solid advice Read More

At Vanguard, Active Management Isn’t Dead

Active management works, and Virginie Maisonneuve is proof. Will Vanguard International Growth returns suffer once she moves on to a new job at PIMCO? Read More

Value Investing – When Should You Sell?

Value investing means selling a stock when its has reached full valuation, regardless of how long that process takes. Read More

Dividend Growth Investing Works for Everyone

Dividend investing is for anyone and for anytime; the key to the strategy is to stick with the strategy of finding good, long term businesses for growth Read More

4 Reasons Why Some People Fear They May Never Retire

For most people looking forward to retirement, it can seem the day might never come about based on some general, and in many cases, valid concerns Read More

How to Miss Out on Double-Digit Gains

I advised readers back in May that the old adage to 'sell in May and go away' was not a good strategy for this year, and I'm sticking with my prediction. Read More

9 Money Talks You Should Have With Your Spouse

Today's Smart Investor tip comes from certified financial planner Neal Frankle who points out 9 Money talks you should have with your spouse Read More

Investors Stage Largest-Ever Move Into European Stocks

This week saw record weekly inflows into European equity funds. Advisors recommend a wait-and-see approach. Read More

AMZN – Jeff Bezos Explains Why We Love Some Companies And Fear Others

In a memo to C-suite execs, Jeff Bezos laid out 24 key markers that separate beloved companies from hated ones. Read More

3 Stocks With Magic PEG Ratios – Investment Ideas

Learn how to scan for stocks that are trading at a discount to expected growth. Read More

Take This Month’s Economic Data With a Grain of Salt

The U.S. government shutdown and the 5-year anniversary of the financial crisis will make comparisons of economic data not representative. Read More

Turnarounds: How Long is Too Long?

Meg Whitman is into year three of her Hewlett-Packard turnaround. But how long is too long when it comes to fixing a business? Read More

How to Be a Retirement David to Wall Street Goliaths

Does the little guy ever really stand a chance in the market? Well… did David take down Goliath? You need to be armed to compete in retirement...here's how. Read More

Financial Stocks Scream for Caution

Financial stocks like JPMorgan are starting to show signs of weakness according to several charts that plot the course of the industry. Read More

Late Jobs Report Let Peace Reign

Jobs report? What jobs report? It barely caused a blip, and that's a good thing, though as the market rises we're seeing more and more speculation. Read More