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REITs

Crown Castle: Cell Towers Drive Income

Tickers: CCI

Real Estate Investment Trusts are a popular investment choice for investors seeking a steady income stream, suggests Harry Domash, editor of Dividend…

STOCKS

Bill Ackman Eyes Valeant

Tickers: VRX

In a recent speech at the 20th annual Sohn Investment Conference, Bill Ackman caught my attention when he discussed a Canadian pharmaceutical company…

STRATEGIES

Is the Fed Bluffing with Rate Hike?

OANDA senior currency strategist Alfonso Esparza highlights the comments recently made by Peter Schiff on CNBC's "Trading Nation" and their implications…

COMMODITIES

Don't Fall for the Transports Trap

Tickers: DIA, IYT, OIH

A number of analysts are pointing to the failure of the Dow Transports to confirm the new highs in the Dow Industrials as a reason investors should…

CURRENCIES

How to Lock in an Exchange Rate

Tickers: FXE

By citing several examples for support, Elvis Picardo, of Investopedia.com, discusses various methods available for locking in an exchange rate;…

FUNDS

Socially-Responsible Energy Play

The energy sector may be in turmoil, but that doesn't mean you should shun every part of it. One sub-sector we like here is alternative energy,…

STOCKS

S&P's Outlook for Buffett's Berkshire

Tickers: BRK.B

This insurance-based conglomerate—our latest Focus Stock—is headed by famed value investor Warren Buffett, notes Cathy Seifert, S&P…