Articles by Paul Tracy
Forget Facebook... Buy This Instead
3/22/2012, 11:30 am from Paul Tracy in Investing, Investing Ideas
Twelve years ago, a total of $5 trillion in
was lost when the "Dot-com" bubble burst. Many investors lost their
life savings, their kid's college funds, or their... Read >>
The Most Hated Company on Earth Is Making Investors Rich
3/21/2012, 11:30 am from Paul Tracy in Investing, Investing Ideas
I can't think of a stock that's more hated.
I've written about this company several times before. I've
personally owned it for years. But just about every time I mention
it, I end up... Read >>
This 14%-Yielder Teaches an Expensive Lesson
3/19/2012, 10:00 am from Paul Tracy in Investing, Investing Ideas
A few years ago, a small Canadian energy producer called
Paramount Energy Trust sported a
of close to 14%.
That sort of yield would have been tempting to many investors.
... Read >>
Get 6%, 7% -- Even 10% Yields from these Global Bank Stocks
3/13/2012, 10:00 am from Paul Tracy in Investing, International
Last year was a disastrous year for global financial stocks.
This year could be different.
In the European Union (E.U.), banks underperformed every other
industry group last year,... Read >>
Where to Find Yields Double Those in the U.S.
3/12/2012, 10:00 am from Paul Tracy in Investing, International, Investing Ideas
A couple of weeks ago,
I told you
about the enormous number of high-yielding stocks abroad. I think
the amount of international dividend-payers out there is one of the
's biggest... Read >>
This "Forever" Stock Just Doubled Its Dividend
3/5/2012, 11:30 am from Paul Tracy in Investing, Investing Ideas
If you've followed my past articles, then you already know that
I invest exclusively in the world's greatest businesses -- the kind
that dominate their markets and typically go out of their way... Read >>
The Safest International Dividend Payer on Earth
2/27/2012, 11:30 am from Paul Tracy in Investing, International
I've found what I think is one of the safest dividend-paying
stocks on the planet.
During the past year, this company earned $8.6 billion in profits.
It only distributed $4.6 billion in... Read >>
The High Yields on These Global Oil and Metals Stocks Won't Last Long...
2/27/2012, 8:30 am from Paul Tracy in Investing, International
It's tried-and-true wisdom on
are often tomorrow's outperformers. That's exactly what's shaping
up for the energy, metals and basic materials... Read >>
17 Stocks Yielding 12% or More
2/15/2012, 11:30 am from Paul Tracy in Investing, International
Let's be honest. When you hear about a stock that yields 12% or
more, your first thought should be that the company is probably a
basket case that can't even turn a
. If it's
... Read >>
The Biggest Income Investing Story in America
2/13/2012, 10:00 am from Paul Tracy in Investing, Commodities
Just a few short years ago, Williston, North Dakota, was a
sleepy little agricultural town with a population of less than
15,000. But thanks to a recent economic boom, Williston has... Read >>