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The funny thing about flat lines is that the move at the end is usually explosive, but could go either way.
As the yields of relatively safer bonds decline, dividend-yielding utility stocks become more attractive.
Market leadership may be lacking on Thursday despite rising trading volumes, plus an update on Apple, Microsoft, Mastercard, Amazon and Gilead.
While no stocks are completely immune from Covid-19 selling, utilities are still considered a safe haven relative to most market sectors.
Now that the service economy is pretty much stopped in its tracks, here are promising areas, including technology as manufacturing, to consider.
You can use these wild market swings to your advantage by identifying 'safe' companies you want to own and then buying their stocks in stages.
Here are 5 favorites in a relatively defensive sector.
Markets are watching what Fed Chair Powell will signal for future rate cuts during this afternoon's FOMC rate decision.
Wise investors should stick with those equities and stay away from high-yielders with no protection, like the MLPs.
Equity index futures were rising Monday morning on positive trade news.
Southern Company and Consolidated Edison are among the most highly regarded dividend payers in the utility sector.
It's awfully hard to tell what anyone is thinking or what patterns might exist that can be gamed and played.
Each of these stocks pays at least a 4.5% dividend yield.
Consistency in discipline will make the difference.
These names are showing bullish and bearish technical patterns over the past week.
Even in a time of rising rates, utility stocks should have a place in your portfolio.
If you purchased Bitcoin one month ago today, you are now down heavily on your investment.
Firms that adapted to hard times are now doing exponentially better.
A utility play now that Janet Yellen has changed rate-hike expectations.
No doubt about it, three full months into 2017, and this year is shaping up to be a "stock picker's market."
Here's a look at four big stocks that could be about to increase their dividend payments in the coming months.
These popular stocks look ready to increase their dividend payouts to shareholders in the weeks ahead.
U.S. stocks end off their highs to end lower after crude oil tumbles to a one-month low.
Be aware that Johnson & Johnson, American Electric Power and Federal Realty don't roll over idly.