High Dividend Archive

ETF Special: Variety Of Options

For those of you that do not know what Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) are here is a short description. What are ETFsThink of an ETF as a mutual fund that trades like a stock thus experiencing price changes throughout the day as it is bought and sold. You can short sell them

With So Many Options Where Does One Start

Last time I checked, the Nasdaq had more than 3200 companies listed. Following all of them is simply impossible. So what do most investors do ? Short-list a bunch of stocks they like and stick to them. How do you short-list which ones to invest from so many options ? Where do

Beware: Outrageously high numbers…

I had previously written about high dividend stocks. I would like to extend this post to include few more stocks that give outrageous yields. (As high as 45.80%). But wait….there is a catch…..!!! Royce Focus Trust, Inc. FUND operates as a diversified, closed-end investment company. The trust invests in the stocks and

Bet on high dividend stocks…

With the way the stock market is behaving, it is sometimes better to play with less volatile stocks. High dividend paying stocks fit the bill. For starters according to Investopedia, Dividend is the distribution of a portion of a company’s earnings, decided by the board of directors, to a class of its