Income Investors, Meet the Dividend Aristocrats

These names have reliably paid dividends for at least 25 years.

Don't Say Arrivederci to Italy Just Yet

Italy isn't going to follow in the footsteps of the Brexit.

Is This Another Opportunity for the Dip Buyers or Is This Time Different?

The pressure on the stock market this morning isn't Trump-induced, which makes the situation different.

Where Investors Should Look for Safety and High Yield

Advisers say investors seeking safety and a yield greater than 3% could consider these two asset classes.

Fed Minutes Imply Little Fear of Inflation

But tighter money may become a worry if the yield curve flattens further.

Novice Trade: TLT

I like owning July calls in TLT, as the Fed will have a hard time hiking rates 3 more times this year.

Market Bears Are Growling Again, but Does Their Argument Hold Up?

The 10-year yield is substantially below where it was in 2007/2008.

Jim Cramer: Some Common-Sense Observations About Rates, Bonds and Banks

Can we stop thinking that the bond market is brilliant on a daily basis?

Small-Cap Stocks Continue to Lead as Bond Weakness Is Ignored

Speculative action in certain groups is keeping sentiment bullish despite limited moves in the major indices.

Will Rising Interest Rates Be the Convenient Excuse for a Market Correction?

Whether it is justified or not isn't the issue, if the idea takes hold we have little choice but to react.