|Day Low/High||63.98 / 65.25|
|52 Wk Low/High||31.11 / 65.94|
Royal Dutch Shell and Total boast solid balance sheets, high free-cash-flow generation, top-quartile production growth and attractive valuations.
These stocks have grown their dividend for years but the yield has now reached levels of attraction.
Taking short-term profits across BP plc Royal Dutch Shell and Exxon Mobil , and a small loss in Chevron ... I did not time that one as well. These are all part of my "exposing oneself to growth trade while getting paid to do so in the form of divid...
The market can still go higher, but the time has come for the slope of price discovery to normalize a bit.
Selecting the creme de la creme of last year's top dividend dogs generated an average total return of 8.8%.
For the firm's fourth quarter, results were truly impressive.
BP stock was surging higher after its earnings report.
The real takeaway for AMZN for me, and the main reason that I am even in the name on a semi-permanent basis, is AWS.
Financial advisors are usually referring to buying stocks and ETFs that have relatively high covariances in performance with the S&P 500.
OPEC reports the largest monthly drop in production in almost two years. Oil prices head north on Friday morning. WTI Crude trades above $53 per barrel. The EIA earlier this week, adjusted expected U.S. output to more than 12 million barrels per day...
Now that it looks like crude oil has bottomed, let's check out the charts and indicators for XOM.
This is the kind of reversal that happens in a bull market.
Market participants are smart enough to know by now that when one must venture across thin ice, one does not linger.
It might be time to examine some possible oil peers to poach.
The surge in individual stocks comes as both the WTI and Brent Crude indices jumped after China indicated it would hold trade talks with the U.S.
As oil recovers and begins to stabilize both the stock price and cash flow of companies in the space, dividend payments could drive strong portfolios.
If you follow me, then you know oil stocks is where I have been adding more so than anywhere else over the past couple of weeks.
CVX shares keep chugging along, building on a bounce from their December lows.
The smart way to panic is to remove any trace of financial systemic risk from your portfolio.
Thursday's stock market rout is just another reminder that flat yield curves and equity investing do not mix.
If you are moderately bullish and have a longer-term horizon, buy the global integrated players and their strong balance sheets and lock in the yields.
That May Leave a Mark Not only did Lipper let us know that the seven day period ended Wednesday saw a record amount of dough head from equity-based mutual funds and ETFs into money market funds, but it would seem the wounded beast just can't get to ...
News continues to evolve around the whole OPEC shindig in Vienna. Deal. No deal. Production cuts. Small. Maybe not so small. Iran makes noise. The Saudis play ball with the Russians? Maybe not? You know what I do know? I know that all of my energy n...
Mother nature wasn't destructive enough to permanently shut down BP's Alaskan pipeline.
I'm adding to dividend names that have shown consistency in troubled waters.