Investing in Preferred Stock ETFs: What You Need to Know

With yields on bonds and CDs so low as to almost be insulting, investors are finding themselves searching for income in places they might normally have never thought to look. 

I’ve written extensively about dividend paying stocks and about dividend-focused ETFs […] Continue Reading…

SDOG: A New Dog for an Old Trick

If you’ve been trading or investing long enough, you’ve no doubt come across the Dogs of the Dow strategy. In its most popular form, an investor buys the 10 Dow stocks with the highest dividend yield, holds them for […] Continue Reading…

Is Spain the Opportunity of a Lifetime…or a Wicked Value Trap?

When I tell readers that Spanish stocks are still cheap, I can’t help but recall Chevy Chase’s 1970s Saturday Night Live skit in which for weeks after his death, Chase announced “breaking news” that “Generalissimo Francisco Franco is still […] Continue Reading…

Charles Sizemore on Straight Talk About Money

Listen to Charles Sizemore discuss the Fed’s game plan, investing in the rental housing market and the economics of some very naughty vice industries on Straight Talk About Money.

Charles Sizemore on HealthyLife News @7

Charles Sizemore recently appeared on HealthyLife News @ 7 With Jay Cruz to discuss the European debt crisis and the investment merits of beer stocks.

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