Income Investing

Income Investing's New Frontier

The financial crisis means a new set of rules apply to income investors in the post-meltdown era. These markets offer historic opportunities for sky-high yields and growth.

by Tom Hutchinson | December 21, 2009
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Meet Uncle Sam's High-Yielding Landlord

The federal government leases 97% of this company's property.

by Anthony Haddad | December 17, 2009
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How to Earn 26.5% on $20,000

I don't have to tell you how smart a focus on income investing can be. But you may not understand just how profitable it is over the long run. As you'll see, having a little patience -- and finding the right stocks -- can turn even small chunks of cash into a goose that lays golden eggs every single day.

by Amy Calistri | December 17, 2009
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Three Resolutions for a Profitable New Year

Eat whatever you want. Forget exercise. But do these three (painless) things to ensure a happy 2010.

by Andy Obermueller | December 16, 2009
Import 15% Yields -- In Monthly Installments

There are plenty of international income funds on the market paying yields above 6%. I'll show you how these gems can provide access that you can't find on your own... while even paying up to 15% or more per year in regular monthly payments.

by Tom Hutchinson | December 15, 2009
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An Unknown Income Stock from Mexico

This little company has been accelerating revenues all year and now yields 5.25%.

by Anthony Haddad | December 11, 2009
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Sleep Worry-Free with These Inflation-Proof Investments

Never before has the United States banking system been so flush with cash. But you can only pull money out of thin air for so long without triggering inflation. And it's all but certain: Inflation is coming.

Find out which asset class will not only protect your portfolio from inflation but actually profit from it.

by Nathan Slaughter | December 10, 2009
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How an Overdue Phone Call Led Me to 11.1% Yields

The telecom industry is known for its stable cash flows and high yields, but is also under pressure from wireless providers. But I've found a certain area of the industry that is still humming along and paying out yields to call home about.

by Carla Pasternak | December 10, 2009
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This 10% Yielder Is Gobbling Up Its Rivals

With two large acquisitions this year, and two more in the pipeline, this double-digit yielding cash cow is rapidly expanding its customer base.

by Anthony Haddad | December 07, 2009
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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