Income Investing

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A Higher Dividend Tax is Coming. Here's How to Beat It

The landscape for income investors is on the cusp of changing. In the next few months, Congress will vote on the 2010 federal budget, which is likely to recommend a provision to increase dividend taxes on some Americans.

If passed, the rule change will require new strategies for income investors. And while some investments will suffer, we found one high-yield investment class that looks even more attractive after the tax hike.

by Carla Pasternak | November 25, 2009
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This Small, High-Yielding Company is Extremely Undervalued

With nearly no debt, a healthy dividend, and great earnings growth, this tax-advantaged company has plenty of room to grow. And it's priced significantly below its peers.

by Anthony Haddad | November 23, 2009
1.3 Billion People Need Soap

This company sells practical necessities to the largest population on earth. Its growth potential is massive, and the stock currently yields more than 20%.

by Tom Hutchinson | November 18, 2009
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High-Yielders with a Decade of Sales Growth

These companies have grown their revenue every year for a decade, and they now yield more than 6%.

by Anthony Haddad | November 17, 2009
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This Time the House Pays with More Dividend Jackpots to Come

Casinos used to pay dividends, but that trend ended about the time Sammy, Dean, Joey and Frank left town. But now, one serious Vegas contender is just about to deliver a year-end dividend jackpot.

by Amy Calistri | November 16, 2009
The Historic Change Igniting a High-Yield Bull Market

A massive shift of assets in a major world market is about to occur, and one group of high-yield securities looks poised to reap the rewards. But you can still get in before the crowd catches on... and lock in strong yields.

by Tom Hutchinson | November 13, 2009
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Brazil's Best Income Stock Yields 7%

This high-yielding South American gem has a captive customer base in some of the wealthiest areas on the continent.

by Anthony Haddad | November 13, 2009
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Dividend Payers with Earnings Momentum

These companies' earnings are taking off. Don't miss the chance for 7% yields.

by Anthony Haddad | November 12, 2009
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This High-Yielding Cash Cow Buys Life Insurance Policies and Waits...

This company was named Fortune's No. 1 fastest-growing small public company. It not only generates huge stacks of cash, it's also generous with its shareholders.

by Anthony Haddad | November 11, 2009
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The Best Income Index You've Never Heard of

One of the best places to hunt for income ideas are the numerous indices focused on dividend stocks. I've uncovered one index that is a little-known "sister" of the famous S&P Dividend Aristocrats Index. Its unique take on finding income stocks could lead you to some of the most attractive yields on the market.

by Carla Pasternak | November 06, 2009