Day: October 15, 2021

Banking Sector
Gold Stocks
Oil Stocks

Here Are 3 Stocks to Beat Inflation

With oil well above $50 a barrel, Chevron should be able to sustain its dividend. Kyle Grillot/Bloomberg Inflation is proving to be more enduring than passing, leaving investors on the hunt for reliable sources of income. Bonds are hardly the place to be. Even former bond king Bill Gross this past week called bonds “garbage,” […]

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Storage Units

This Self-Storage Real Estate Investment Fund Has a 22% Target Annual Return

The latest offering on RealCrowd’s real estate investment platform is for a self-storage fund with a 22% target internal rate of return (IRR). The $50 million fund is targeting a portfolio of both value-added and new development self-storage opportunities to produce cash flow and substantial capital gains. Investment Strategy: The fund’s sponsor, Ziff Real Estate […]

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Cost Of Living Adjustment
Social Security

Social Security's 2022 5.9% COLA Raise Can't Beat Inflation

The U.S. Social Security Administration said Wednesday that it will boost the cost-of-living adjustment for benefits in 2022 by 5.9% — the most in nearly four decades, as rising inflation puts a big dent in the purchasing power of those on fixed incomes. Some 64 million Social Security beneficiaries and 8 million Supplemental Security Income […]

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Energy Crisis
Energy Sector
Oil Stocks

U.S. Oil Stocks Are Seriously Undervalued Right Now

Oil prices appear to have found much-needed support and holding above the psychologically important level of $80/barrel just days after a surprise crude build threatened to derail the bull camp. On Tuesday, the American Petroleum Institute (API) reported another week of large crude oil inventory build at 5.213 million barrels for the week ending October […]

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Optical Switches
Optics Products
Trade Of The Day

Emcore (EMKR) Is Turning Higher And There Is Room to Run

EMCORE Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides advanced mixed-signal optics products in the United States, Canada, Asia, Europe, and internationally. The company offers cable television (CATV) products, including forward and return-path analog lasers, receivers, photodetectors, and subassembly components; and analog and digital fiber-optic transmitters, quadrature amplitude modulation transmitters, optical switches, and CATV fiber amplifiers. EMKR […]

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Supply Chain

Grocery store shelves bare? These products may be hard to find due to supply chain issues

Can’t find what you need at the store again? You’re not alone. As the world reaches the two-year mark of the COVID-19 pandemic, more items are becoming scarce because of a supply chain shortage across the globe. Supply chain concerns are due to “record-level congestion at the Port of Los Angeles/Long Beach that has spread […]

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Career Advice

Three pieces of career advice I’m glad I didn’t take

In life, there’s no shortage of advice, especially when it comes to your career. But while family, friends, mentors, and colleagues mean well, sometimes the advice they have to offer won’t teach you what you really need to know. In my 20-year career working in human resources and now as a chief people officer, I’ve […]

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Buy And Hold Investing
Dividend Yields
Long Term Stocks

9 Dividend Stocks to Buy and Hold Forever

These stocks have at least a 2% yield, $100 billion in value and lots of stability. When it comes to investing, some frenetic traders think holding a stock for a year or two is considered “long term.” But for many small-time investors, a year or two is just the start of the journey. After all, […]

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Down Payment
Home Mortgage

This One Chart Shows Why Putting 20% Down on a Mortgage May Be a Mistake

What’s a better financial move: putting 20% down on a house or 10% and investing the rest? When you put 20% down on the purchase of a home, you don’t have to borrow as much money as someone whose down payment is only 5% or 10%. And as a result, your monthly mortgage payment may […]

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Energy Crisis
Shale Oil

Gas CEO Says ‘Unleash American Shale’ to End Energy Crisis

(Bloomberg) — The largest U.S. natural gas driller is using the global energy crisis to renew his call for more investment in domestic infrastructure such as pipelines, which he says will enable increased exports and ease shortages. U.S. gas drillers could increase supplies by about 20% if not for pipeline and export constraints, EQT Corp. […]

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One Hot Stock

Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. (ARLP) – Buy Price: $12.00 or better

Buy Price: $12.00 or better Sell Price: TradersPro Sell Signal Alliance Resource Partners, L.P., a diversified natural resource company, produces and markets coal primarily to utilities and industrial users in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Illinois Basin, Appalachia, and Minerals. It produces a range of thermal and metallurgical coal with sulfur […]

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