Are Those Dividends Reliable?

Many investors rely on stocks that offer dividend payments to supplement their retirement income. But how do you know that the company you’re looking at will continue to pay out steady dividends? One of the best ways is to look at the company’s history of...

Controlling the Urge

Ask any big-name investor what it takes to make consistent money in the stock market and they’ll all tell you the same thing: Discipline. Yet many investors leave discipline at the door when they decide to buy or sell stock. That is the worst mistake you can...

Using Your Emotions the Right Way for Investing

Figuring out when to sell a stock is never easy. And most experts wisely recommend keeping your emotions out of the decision. Of course, every rule has its exceptions. So let’s revise this one. Edwin Lefevre, one of the greatest investors of all time (he made a...