Naughty or Nice Part 1: 5 Dividend Stocks You Can Feel Good About Owning

This is Part 1 of a two-part series on “Naughty and Nice” dividend stocks.

Perhaps I’m some sort of anti-social deviant, but I’ve never been a big fan of socially-responsible investing.  It has always seemed crazy to me to ignore […] Continue Reading…

Visa: A Gold-Medal Opportunity

As I write this article, China has a slight lead on the United States in Olympic gold, 34-30, but anything can happen over the next week.

But whichever country leaves London with the bigger stash of medals, Visa (NYSE:$V) will […] Continue Reading…

Charles Sizemore on Bloomberg TV: Investing in Europe

Charles Sizemore gives his thoughts on how to invest in Europe to Bloomberg’s Guy Johnson, live in London.  To watch the interview, see “Emerging Market Exposure via Europe”

Five Smart Money Dividend Stocks

Now and then it is nice to take a peek over the shoulder of a successful investor to see what their high-conviction buys are.  When you read a headline that “Warren Buffett is buying Company X,” you’re naturally inclined […] Continue Reading…

Emerging Markets: Opportunities and Pitfalls

As I write this article, 670 million people are without electricity in India.

Stop and think about that for a minute.  That’s nearly double the population of the United States, and none of them have had electricity for the better […] Continue Reading…