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The Best High-Yield CEFs To Pad Your Portfolio’s Yield (BDJ)

From Contrarian Outlook: Legendary investor and Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) CEO Warren Buffett recently gave us an insight into the type of dividend-paying fund he'd invest in if he could.
ETF BASIC NEWS March 2, 2018 5:43am

WisdomTree: Diversification Is More Important Than Ever In Today’s Markets (WTMF)

From WisdomTree: When building strategic allocations, most investors start with a belief that it is not good to have all your eggs in one basket. But over time, without a proper rebalancing framework, portfolios drift due to momentum and new allocations often incorporate a recency bias (i.e., based on recent performance).
ETF BASIC NEWS February 22, 2018 6:36am

These Preferred Shares Funds Offer 7% Yields And Big Potential Upside (PFF)

From Contrarian Outlook: Preferred stocks are in the doghouse, and you just might be wondering whether this is the start of a buying opportunity.
ETF BASIC NEWS February 1, 2018 6:04am

How To Earn Safe 10% Yields With Preferred Shares And Bonds (PFF)

From Contrarian Outlook: No safe bond pays 10% itself, of course. But it is possible to generate double-digit yields from a portfolio of secure bonds.
ETF BASIC NEWS January 10, 2018 6:02am

What Lies Ahead For Treasury ETFs? (IEF)

From Zacks: A lot has been happening in Washington D.C. lately. There have been developments in the tax reform. The political landscape is changing. Moreover, the U.S. economy has been posting strong economic data.
ETF BASIC NEWS December 21, 2017 6:05am

A Blockchain ETF Is Coming Soon From Reality Shares

From Zacks: Bitcoin has been soaring this year; up about 1,600% year to date. But many market experts and regulators have warned investors about bitcoin, some even calling it a speculative bubble.
ETF BASIC NEWS December 15, 2017 6:38am

The Biggest & Safest Monthly High Yield Dividends To Buy For 2017

From Contrarian Outlook: If you make just one New Year's resolution this year, make it this: buy monthly dividend stocks. Today I'm going to give you 3 that should be at the top of your list.
ETF BASIC NEWS December 12, 2017 6:12am

Is It Possible To Find Safe 10% Yielders For 2018? (SZC)

From Contrarian Outlook: If you're a contrarian investor, you know that the market loves to overreact--and that mass hysteria can hand you some nice profits.
ETF BASIC NEWS November 28, 2017 6:19am

Don’t Forget About Preferred Stock Funds (PFF)

From Contrarian Outlook: There's a storm brewing for closed-end funds, but it'll be over by Christmas. And with a quick hand, you and I can profit from it.
ETF BASIC NEWS November 9, 2017 9:34am

How To Diversify Your Investment Income Stream (PFF)

From BlackRock: Income can play a role in your portfolio no matter where you are in your investment journey.
ETF BASIC NEWS November 2, 2017 7:40am

Have We Seen Peak Home Price Growth This Cycle? (ITB)

From Bryce Coward, CFA: The rise in home prices from the trough in 2009 has added $8tn to home values, pushing the value of homes to a level surpassing the 2006 peak (chart 1).
BATS:ITB October 21, 2017 6:49am

These High-Yield Closed-End Funds Are On Sale Right Now (BST)

How To Benchmark Smart Beta ETFs (USMV)

From BlackRock: We know how to evaluate core funds against an index. Now, let's see how to set benchmarks for smart beta funds.
ETF BASIC NEWS October 17, 2017 10:44am

Defense Stocks Fall, Despite Rising North Korea Risks (ITA)

From Zacks: Shares of companies with ties to U.S. defense spending, including Lockheed Martin (LMT) and Boeing (BA), fell on Monday despite newly intensified rhetoric from North Korea regarding the possibility of war with the U.S.
ETF BASIC NEWS September 26, 2017 6:35am

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