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REITs

Farmland: An Overlooked Opportunity

Over the past decade, US farmland has outpaced every other major asset class; indeed, farmland investments have returned about 12% annually, topping…

STOCKS

Long-Term Energy Bet

Tickers: SLB

The collapse in crude oil along with the energy stocks has created opportunities and MoneyShow’s Jim Jubak thinks one stock is…

OPTIONS

Short Option Profit-Taking Strategies

Option trader Michael Thomsett, of ThomsettOptions.com, outlines exactly why he feels options can help manage price swings in…

STOCKS

Alexandria Real Estate

Tickers: ARE

One often overlooked REIT sector is life sciences; here’s a look at my favorite play in this market, observes Brad Thomas, the…

STOCKS

Bearish Trade Setups to Zero In On

Ryan Mallory, of SharePlanner.com, shares a bearish list of trade setups and points out that your chances of succeeding with either…

STOCKS

ExxonMobil

Tickers: XOM

I think much of the current price plunge was due to politics—not economics—asserts Jim Powell, editor of Global Changes…

STOCKS

Fidelity Balanced

Unlike pure stock funds that emphasize capital appreciation and pay no attention to income, dividend income is a far more important component of…

STOCKS

GSE Systems

Tickers: FLEX, GVP

Regarding his Top Pick last year, Benj Gallander notes "Flextronics (FLEX) had a wonderful 2014—up 45%—and we suspect…