Tim Plaehn is the lead investment research analyst for income and dividend investing at Investors Alley. He is the editor for The Dividend Hunter, an investment advisory delivering income investments with double-digit growth in share price and dividend payments, 30 Day Dividends, a specialty income service that takes advantage of opportunities for relatively fast, attractive profits around potential dividend payouts, and Automatic Income Machine. Mr. Plaehn has previously written for USA Today, The Motley Fool, eHow, SFGate, and Seeking Alpha, among others, and has contributed vast firsthand research to a major provider of data on master limited partnerships.

Content from Tim Plaehn

Hercules: Strength in Tech Financing
Tim Plaehn

Hercules Capital (HTGC) just announced stellar quarterly earnings, so let's review this quality stock with an attractive 8% plu...

Tickers: HTGC
Gramercy Property: Industrial Yield
Tim Plaehn

Industrial properties are stealth winners from the growth of online retail sales as well as from growth in the overall economy,...

Tickers: GPT
REITs and Rates: The Real Story
Tim Plaehn

You may be hearing that rising interest rates will hurt the value of real estate investment trusts. While the news bites make i...

Tickers: STWD | MGP
Top Picks 2017: Easterly Government Properties
Tim Plaehn

My Top Pick for 2017 for conservative income investors is a small cap REIT formed in 2011 by a group of executives with an aver...

Tickers: GNC
Top Picks 2017: InfraCap MLP ETF
Tim Plaehn

I am forecasting that the energy midstream infrastructure sector will again be a growth sector in 2017 and there is lots of ups...

Tickers: AMZA
InfraCap MLP : High Yield in Energy
Tim Plaehn

I've receive quite a few questions about one of our recommendations - an exchange-traded fund that focuses on energy-related ma...

Tickers: AMZA
Brookfield Buys: Value & Yield
Tim Plaehn

For yield and value, we like two limited partnerships that are under the umbrella of Brookfield Asset Management (BAM), a Canad...

Tickers: BIP | BEP
EPR Properties: Entertainment and Education
Tim Plaehn

There are now some very high-quality REITs trading at much lower prices than where they were a few months ago, explains Tim Pla...

Tickers: EPR