Lawrence Meyers

Lawrence Meyers is the founder and editor of The Liberty Portfolio.

Lawrence is also CEO of PDL Broker, which brokers financing, strategic investments, and distressed asset purchases between private equity firms and businesses of all stripes.

He was the first U.S. journalist to cover the payday loan sector for The Motley Fool. He has been a frequent contributor to Seeking Alpha,,, and American Banker. Lawrence has more than 20 years of practical investing experience, and has covered stocks across virtually every sector of the market. He is one of the nation’s experts on consumer credit, and frequently consults for hedge funds and private equity via his Council Member status at Gerson Lehman Group, and as a member of Coleman Research Group’s Executive Forum. His op-eds and letters to the editor have appeared in more than two dozen major newspapers.

Recent Articles

3 Undervalued REITs for Your Portfolio

Investors should have some representation of REITs in their long-term diversified portfolios. Here are three undervalued REITs.

7 High-Yield ETFs to Help You Diversify Your Basket

Diversification allows for some of the securities in a basket to fall on hard times without taking down the entire ETF. These seven picks for high-yield ETFs also give investors a decent dividend.

7 ‘Blue-Chip Stocks’ That Aren’t Blue Chips at All

A lot of large-cap familiar names are still called “blue-chip stock” when they are nothing of the kind. If you can't rid the term “blue-chip stock” from your lexicon, then it should at least apply to a whole new stream of companies.

The 3 Best Fidelity Mutual Funds for 2018

With so many Fidelity funds to choose from, here are three suggestions for the best Fidelity mutual funds for 2018.

EPR Properties Is a Unique REIT Paying Out Huge Yields

If you're considering REITs to buy, EPR Properties has a very unique business model and competitive advantage, generates great cash flow, and pays an 8% dividend.