10 Hottest Stocks for Options Traders

BBD and ITAU calls were the most popular way to take advantage of Brazilian stock strength. More 

Annaly: Love That Dividend, but …

This mREIT is a steady -- and hefty -- payer, but its stock price has been bashed lately by Fed mortgage-buying. Is the current swoon just an anomaly? More 

The Party’s Not Over Yet in mREITs

Seek yield in hybrid REITs over vanilla fixed-rate ones. A widening interest rate spread will help these companies to keep up lofty dividend payouts. More 

5 ‘Pickpocket Investments’ That Will Steal From Your Nest Egg

Here's a detailed description of five types of investments that can cause serious damage to investors who aren't on their guard. More 

A Fund That Yields 25%? Calm Down.

Um, if that doesn’t have massive warning bells ringing in your ears, it should. More 

Spain Leads the American Rally — Thursday’s IP Market Recap

The Spanish government released its newest budget, and news that the country will work toward austerity measures helped lift markets higher Thursday afternoon. More 

Looking for Yield? Look No Further

In a world where high-yield investments are hard to find, the largest mortgage REIT out there -- Annaly -- could be a great bet. More