Articles by Amy Calistri
How to Earn 12.9% Yields From Stocks Paying 5.4%
2/8/2012, 10:00 am from Amy Calistri in Investing, Investing Ideas
The story was picked up by the major news sources as a "cute"
human interest feature. You might have seen the headlines like "How
a Secretary Made and Gave Away $7 Million."
... Read >>
The Secret to Making More Money That Most People Don't Know
1/30/2012, 8:30 am from Amy Calistri in Investing, Investing Ideas
With $200,000 in actual cash fronted by StreetAuthority, I was
given the go-ahead to build a real-money portfolio using the "Daily
The strategy is... Read >>
The One Stock to Own in 2012
1/13/2012, 8:30 am from Amy Calistri in Investing, Investing Ideas
A few months ago, I was standing, overlooking the famous Rio
Grande River in Big Bend National Park when I had an investing
"a-ha" moment. Let me explain...
As the... Read >>
595 Dividend Checks in 2 Years -- and I'm Just Getting Started
1/11/2012, 11:30 am from Amy Calistri in Investing, Investing Ideas
It seems like only yesterday when I launched
The Daily Paycheck
. But on Dec. 15, 2009, I made my first Daily Paycheck portfolio
I built my portfolio slowly. After six... Read >>
This 18.1%-Yielder Could Be in Trouble
1/4/2012, 11:30 am from Amy Calistri in Investing, ETFs
Investors have been asking me about this stock for weeks. And I
don't blame them...
The stock is yielding more than 18% right now. This high
comes on top of a 7-million share... Read >>
My Most Important Income Investing Advice for 2012
12/27/2011, 1:00 pm from Amy Calistri in Investing, Investing Ideas
I've collected 595
checks in the past two years... and I'm just getting started.
Let me explain.
It seems like yesterday that I sat down to write the first issue of
my... Read >>
Warning: Stocks Like This One Could Lose You 90% in Less Than a Year
12/1/2011, 9:00 am from Amy Calistri in Investing, Investing Ideas
As an investor, I get unsolicited "get-rich-quick" investment
advertisements. Lately, I've been swamped with them, which makes me
is still struggling to... Read >>
The Controversial Stock Pick That Spawned This Nasty Email
11/15/2011, 1:00 pm from Amy Calistri in Investing, Investing Ideas
Stock of the Month
advisory is as simple as investing gets. It's just one pick each
month. And I never hold more than 12 stocks in my portfolio at a
time. I like a manageable number... Read >>
Warning: Stay Away From These High-Yield Stocks
10/27/2011, 1:00 pm from Amy Calistri in Investing, Investing Ideas
As an income investor, the
yields are tempting.
I've found yields of 14.3%... 15.1%... and even 19.6%. Annual
yields that high almost sound too good to be true, but... Read >>
The Amazing Dividend Chart You HAVE to See
10/19/2011, 11:00 am from Amy Calistri in Investing, Investing Ideas
I have a chart I want to show you. It's nothing complex or hard
to understand. In fact, I take pride in how simple it is to read.
You'll be surprised the information shown in this chart is... Read >>