Income Investing

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The Safest 6%-Plus Yielding Stock in America

The S&P’s triple-A credit rating typically means a lousy dividend, but plenty of highly rated companies offer rich revenue streams. The best one may surprise you.

by Anthony Haddad | October 20, 2009
Capture 13.0% Yields From the World's Most-Hated Sector

Right now, there are double-digit yields just ripe for the picking, and they exist in the most maligned sector of the economy. Snake-bitten investors have abandoned financials in droves, but in their wake they've ignored some enticing opportunities.

by Tom Hutchinson | October 20, 2009
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The Secrets of Bill Gates' Portfolio

Everyone knows he owns a lot of Microsoft, but his other holdings -- and what he's buying -- may surprise you.

by Andy Obermueller | October 19, 2009
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Invest Alongside Buffett with This Industry Leader

This Berkshire Hathaway holding weathered the economic downturn better than any of its competitors. Investors can still scoop up shares of this company for about the same price Buffet paid two years ago.

by Francisco Bermea | October 16, 2009
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An Easy Way to Find Winning Stocks

Investors never stop looking for the next big stock. They'll use any number under the sun, except one of the most simple, obvious ones out there. Those who pay attention to these numbers could be in line for huge gains.

by Nathan Slaughter | October 13, 2009
Let the Future Pay You Rising Dividends

Who says high tech growth companies don't pay dividends? The leader in developing the future's most impactful technologies has also paid steady and rising dividends for more than 25 years.

by Tom Hutchinson | October 13, 2009
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The Nation's Fastest-Growing Restaurants

Restaurants can be a tough business: A quarter fail the first year. But some eateries have been putting smiles on the faces of customers and shareholders by posting outstanding growth in recent years. One in particular stands out.

by Anthony Haddad | October 06, 2009
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Buffett Lost $10 Billion While This Little-Known Billionaire Tripled His Net Worth

The biggest gainer in the Forbes top richest Americans list wasn't Warren Buffett or even Bill Gates. This little-known billionaire tripled his net worth. Find out how he did it and how you can profit even in the toughest markets.

by Amy Calistri | October 02, 2009
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Dodge the Next Market Meltdown With These Unique Funds

Are you nervous the next market correction is just around the corner? If you bought one of these unique funds, you wouldn't have lost a wink of sleep. They didn't lose any ground during the last downturn and are entering what could be one of their most profitable periods -- ever.

by Amy Calistri | October 01, 2009
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The Best of Both Worlds: Buyback Leaders with Hefty, Growing Dividends

Few companies have been consistently buying back shares and increasing dividends year after year. Here are two that not only do this, but also yield 6% or more.

by Anthony Haddad | October 01, 2009