New ETF Builds a Better MLP Mousetrap … Sort Of

MLPX boasts a dirt-cheap expense ratio, and is great for investors who know what they're getting into. But it's not a pure MLP play. More 

The Importance of Corporate Governance

The most successful companies usually have a CEO who is both invested in the company and understands its legacy; here are several strong examples More 

50 Reasons to Take the American Consumer Seriously

Power to the people. Specifically, the American consumer. There's a reason why the June retail sales report dominated the headlines: its a critical U.S. sector More 

Increase Current Yields with Master Limited Partnerships

As a buy and hold investor, I usually refrain from selling, unless something drastic occurs. However I recently swapped out of an MLP position: here's why More 

Dividend Investing: A Perfect Strategy for Young Investors

It's simple: Investing in high-quality dividend stocks is the best way anyone can start to save for retirement. More 

Ride Dividend Income Into A Stable Retirement

Capital appreciation in the stock market is fleeting. Instead of counting on it, stick with dividend paying stocks for retirement stability and income. More 

Tech, Real Estate Top This Week’s 7 IPOs

This week's seven scheduled IPOs include a homebuilder, an apartment REIT and a cloud operator. More