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FUNDS

Vanguard's Fixed Income Trio

It's tough to be a fixed income investor these days. On one hand, yields of the highest quality bonds are so low they are hardly worth the risk…

STOCKS

General Motors: A Prudent Pick

Tickers: GM

It has just been a little over five years since this company-the largest manufacturer of cars and trucks in the US-emerged from bankruptcy protection,…

STOCKS

Fallen Angels for Energy Returns

Tickers: XOM, LNG, NOV

I continue to think the best opportunity for blood-in-the-streets profits is with top quality oil stocks; indeed, I've rarely seen such a vital…

COMMODITIES

Will the Yellow Metal Provide Protection?

Tickers: LNKD

Though many experts in the media—as well as a number of financial advisors—have advised against buying it, Chris Vermeulen of TheGoldAndOilGuy.com…

STOCKS

Gilead: Low Risk, Major Upside

Tickers: GILD

In our search for outsized value, this leading biotechnology stock—with exceptional growth potential plus compelling downside protection—stands…