Author Archive: Tim Plaehn

Tim Plaehn is the lead investment research analyst for income and dividend investing at Investors Alley. He is the editor for The Dividend Hunter, an investment advisory delivering income investments with double digit growth in share price and dividend payments, and 30 Day Dividends, a specialty income service that takes advantage of opportunities for relatively fast, attractive profits around potential dividend payouts.

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Time To Scoop Up These Three Yieldcos Paying 7% And Higher

| November 20, 2018 | 0 Comments
Time To Scoop Up These Three Yieldcos Paying 7% And Higher

Last week was a seriously mixed bag for energy sector fundamentals. The WTI crude oil benchmark tumbled to $56 a barrel, after trading above $70 a few weeks ago. Over the same period, natural gas went from $3.00 MMBtu to $4.60. In recent days, the share values of renewable energy Yieldco stock have also been […]

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Buy These 3 High Yield Clean Energy Stocks While They’re Still Cheap

| September 25, 2018 | 0 Comments
Buy These 3 High Yield Clean Energy Stocks While They’re Still Cheap

Renewable energy sources are a growing part of the total energy sector assets. In the first half of 2018, solar and wind projects accounted for 42% of new power capacity in the U.S. Overall, solar and wind have grown to provide 10% of the total U.S. electric power generation. The power industry uses high yield […]

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Buy These 3 High-Yield Stocks With Oil About To Spike

| July 12, 2018 | 0 Comments
Buy These 3 High-Yield Stocks With Oil About To Spike

As the current stock market bull market starts to look long in the tooth, I have broadened my search for income investments that are not directly tied to company business results and share prices. Direct commodity exposure provides one way to diversify a portfolio that is loaded with dividend paying stocks. Yet, I want all […]

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These 3 High-Yield Stocks Are All Now “Buys” With Oil Up Nearly 50%

| June 14, 2018 | 0 Comments
These 3 High-Yield Stocks Are All Now “Buys” With Oil Up Nearly 50%

Recently there have been two big, interrelated news stories coming out of the U.S. energy sector. The first is that the U.S. crude oil production continues to grow, and the U.S. has become the world’s largest producer of energy liquids. This growth has been led by the Permian Basin play in West Texas. The parallel […]

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Buy These 3 Timber Stocks As Lumber Prices Continue To Skyrocket

| May 24, 2018 | 0 Comments
Buy These 3 Timber Stocks As Lumber Prices Continue To Skyrocket

The U.S. home building industry faces a Jekyll and Hyde situation. The good news is that the home construction industry has built much fewer houses over the last decade than are needed by a growing population and new household formations. At the same time, builders face headwinds from rising material costs, labor costs, and higher […]

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Buy These 3 High-Yield Stocks For The Coming Rebound In Energy

| October 31, 2017 | 0 Comments
Buy These 3 High-Yield Stocks For The Coming Rebound In Energy

The energy infrastructure sector has continued to decline, even as the price of crude oil has climbed and stabilized. This sector is populated by the publicly traded master limited partnerships (MLPs) and corporations that for the most part function like their MLP brethren. Over the last three months, crude oil is up about 5%, yield […]

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3 Safe Haven Dividend Stocks To Protect Your Portfolio

| April 18, 2017 | 0 Comments
3 Safe Haven Dividend Stocks To Protect Your Portfolio

It might be time to trim some of the more risky stocks in your portfolio and start buying some stock “insurance”. Consider these three stocks that would do very well if the market declines.  Gold has long been the go-to safe haven investment during times of uncertainty. Things are looking quite uncertain right now. Insurance […]

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3 Dividend Stock Investing Mistakes Costing You Money

| March 16, 2017 | 0 Comments
3 Dividend Stock Investing Mistakes Costing You Money

Most dividend investors have fallen victim to these mistakes before, and if you do not correct them, it could end up meaning thousands of dollars lost over the long-term. See if you’re making these costly mistakes and how to correct them in this article. There is tremendous interest in high-yield stocks. Unfortunately, there is more […]

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My Favorite Income Stock Sector For A Corporate Tax Cut

| February 21, 2017 | 0 Comments
My Favorite Income Stock Sector For A Corporate Tax Cut

With a new tax cut plan due to be out in weeks, Tim Plaehn shares his favorite income stock sector that will benefit the most from lower taxes. The three companies shared in this article will be able to boost dividends by a large amount if the proposed tax cuts go through. If you can […]

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Gold’s Bull Run Has Just Begun: Top 5 Stocks For Growth

| November 17, 2016 | 0 Comments
Gold’s Bull Run Has Just Begun: Top 5 Stocks For Growth

After pulling back this week, investors can now buy shares of gold ETFs, gold mining stocks, and gold royalty stocks at a massive discount. With the long-term bull thesis still well intact, use this market sell-off to purchase cheap shares that will turn into long-term winners.  Why to Own Gold and Gold Stocks Gold tumbled […]

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