Tag: CEFs

Revealed: My Safe Fund-Picking Strategy For 7.5%+ Payouts

| November 12, 2018 | 0 Comments
Revealed: My Safe Fund-Picking Strategy For 7.5%+ Payouts

Here’s something few people realize about closed-end funds (CEFs): sometimes, when it comes to these funds, matching the market means you’re actually beating the market. Let me show you what I mean using the AGIC Equity and Convertible Income Fund (NIE), a CEF I recommended earlier this year. NIE has been meeting the S&P 500’s performance, though most people […]

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This Huge 8.3% Dividend Is Hiding In Plain Sight

| October 24, 2018 | 0 Comments
This Huge 8.3% Dividend Is Hiding In Plain Sight

With the recent panic, many people fear there’s just no good way to make good money in stocks anymore. This is really short sighted! And dead wrong. But to make the most profits in a market like this, you simply must choke back your natural instinct to flee when stocks are a sea of red. […]

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7 Closed-End Funds To Consider Buying Today

| October 22, 2018 | 0 Comments
7 Closed-End Funds To Consider Buying Today

Closed-end funds are different from other fund vehicles, but some pack big income potential Closed-end funds (CEFs) do not get the notoriety lavished upon their mutual fund and exchange–traded fund (ETF) counterparts. Statistics support the diminutive status of closed-end funds relative to mutual funds and ETFs. At the end of last year, there were only […]

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Here’s My No. 1 Stock Market Prediction (And A 7.2% Dividend To Buy Now)

| October 17, 2018 | 0 Comments
Here’s My No. 1 Stock Market Prediction (And A 7.2% Dividend To Buy Now)

A game-changing story about stocks just broke—and you almost certainly missed it. That’s why I’m writing about this surprising news today: because it’s just what you need to know if you’re struggling with how to approach this interest rate–obsessed market, especially in the wake of the recent pullback. Why haven’t you heard it? Because good […]

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4 Cash Machines That Soar With Rates (And Pay 7%+ Dividends)

| October 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
4 Cash Machines That Soar With Rates (And Pay 7%+ Dividends)

Right now, there are 2 fears giving first-level investors night terrors (and costing them huge gains and income). Rising interest rates will kill stocks, and… Nosebleed valuations (along with more record highs for the S&P 500) will kill stocks. The problem? Both are nonsense! Let’s take the second one first—then we’ll push on to 4 buys […]

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4 Buys To Sail Through The Next Crash (Dividends Up To 7.4%)

| September 10, 2018 | 0 Comments
4 Buys To Sail Through The Next Crash (Dividends Up To 7.4%)

Readers often ask me how to build a portfolio that holds its own in down times but hands them more income than the measly 2.6% long-term US Treasuries pay. So today I’ll show you how to do that. With the 4 bargain-priced closed-end funds (CEFs) I’ll show you below, which also boast strong track records and high […]

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25 Popular Funds To Sell, 5 To Buy Instead (For 7.2% Dividends!)

| August 15, 2018 | 0 Comments
25 Popular Funds To Sell, 5 To Buy Instead (For 7.2% Dividends!)

The average yield among the 25 largest dividend exchange-traded funds is a meager 2.7% right now. That means if you plunked a $1 million on ETFs dedicated to dividend stocks, you’d only make $27,000 every year. That’s barely higher than the 2018 federal poverty level for a family of four ($25,100)! But you and I […]

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How To Buy Your Favorite Stocks At 14% Off (With Yields Up To 7%)

| August 8, 2018 | 0 Comments
How To Buy Your Favorite Stocks At 14% Off (With Yields Up To 7%)

If you’ve read the headlines about tech’s woeful slump in the past couple weeks, you might think stocks are out of favor. You’d be wrong—and this chart proves it: Forget the Headlines: Stocks Are Rolling After February’s gut-wrenching plunge, the S&P 500 has more than recovered and is up 6.2% year to date. If this […]

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3 Ways To Cash In On Trump’s Trade Wars (And Grab Dividends Up To 10%)

| July 18, 2018 | 0 Comments
3 Ways To Cash In On Trump’s Trade Wars (And Grab Dividends Up To 10%)

With the recent market downturn, you might be worried that stocks are headed for trouble. Don’t be. Because there’s one really good reason to be greedy now that the market has become fearful again, and it can be summed up in two words: earnings season, which “officially” kicks off when Alcoa (AA) reports its results on July […]

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These 3 Dividends (Up To 12.4%!) Are Traps Set To Spring

| July 2, 2018 | 0 Comments
These 3 Dividends (Up To 12.4%!) Are Traps Set To Spring

Cash payouts of 8% and more (often paid monthly), plus price upside of 10%, 20%, sometimes even higher. That’s what you get with closed-end funds—and you can often get it in just one buy! But as terrific as these off-the-radar funds are, you still need to be careful: of the 500 or so CEFs available to […]

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