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This Top Dividend Stock to Buy Offers a 4.45% Yearly Return

Finding a good dividend stock to buy is the best way to play the market and earn reliable income.

That's why we want to tell you about our newest dividend stock recommendation.

We like this company because it's at the center of this $115 billion industry...

Dow Jones

Dow Jones Industrial Average Today Flat as AAPL Stock Trades at Two-Year Low

The Dow Jones Industrial Average was flat today as falling shares of APPL stock and lackluster jobs data weighed on investors sentiment.

But that's not all - here's what you need to know about the biggest stock market news today...

Stocks

How We Called the Macy's Stock Price Crash Today

The Macy's stock price is trading near four-year lows after the company failed to meet Wall Street's expectations in Q1 2016.

The struggling retailer reported sales fell 7.4% for the first quarter of 2016.

While Wall Street may have been surprised, we already saw the writing on the wall. Find out how we predicted the Macy's stock price before anyone else saw it happening...

Dow Jones

Dow Jones Industrial Average Today Craters, Retail Stocks Have Worst Day Since 2011

The Dow Jones Industrial Average today lost more than 200 points as retail stocks had their worst day since 2011.

But that's not all - here's what you need to know about the biggest stock market news today...

Stocks

Four Stocks to Buy Today for Short-Term Gains

There are certain stocks to buy today that will be best for gains in the short term. Some can also lead to long-term gains, but let's look today at what's bound to rise sooner than later.

Here we have a couple picks of stocks to buy with strong near-term outlooks.

Have a look at these top stocks for today...

Dow Jones

Dow Jones Industrial Average Today Slips 34 Points as Oil Prices Plunge

The Dow Jones Industrial Average shed 34 points today as oil prices plunged…

But that's not all - here's what you need to know about the biggest stock market news today...

trading strategies

The Right Way to Trade S&P 500 Volatility

I've been predicting that the bears would be taking over the markets in May, and just a week into the month, they're running with a vengeance.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500, and Nasdaq have all erased their recent gains over the past trading week.

But there is one index that's faring better than the majors… It's the "fear index."

Officially known as the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) Volatility Index (VIX), it is an extremely popular index that measures the volatility in the markets.

Naturally, right now more and more traders are playing the VIX to fatten their wallets off the back of investor fear in the markets.

Well, there's a right way and a wrong way to trade volatility, and what these folks are trading to make a quick buck or two is outright dangerous to your wealth – now and into the future.

So before you make the same mistake they are, let me tell you why this is the worst way you can play volatility...

Dow Jones

Dow Jones Industrial Average Today Rallies with Rate Chatter in Focus

The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 80 points today despite a disappointing April jobs report.

But that's not all - here's what you need to know about the biggest stock market news today...

Technology

Can the Square Stock Price Recover from Today's 20% Collapse?

The Square stock price crashed 20% to $10.50 today, leaving investors asking if the Square stock price can recover from today's collapse.

But we still see potential in Square stock.

Here's why...

Stocks

Why the Tesla Stock Price Today Falls Despite Earnings Beat

The Tesla stock price today is down even though CEO Elon Musk was able to meet Wall Street's expectations.

Tesla increased net revenue by 45% from the same time last year, and the automaker also kept its vehicle delivery outlook of 80,000 to 90,000 for 2016.

But if you're deciding whether or not to add more shares of TSLA to your portfolio, make sure you read this report first...