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Income Investing

Forget the Fed: Focus on Fundamentals

By Roger S. Conrad on Sep. 29, 2016
While the market fixates on whether the Federal Reserve will hike rates, too many income-seeking investors ignore the danger lurking in their portfolios.

Two to Buy

By Roger S. Conrad on Jun. 30, 2015
The recent pullback in dividend-paying stocks means that two of our favorites at attractive valuations. Both could experience more downside in the near term because of concerns about rising interest rates, but remain solid holdings for the long haul.

First Solar and SunPower’s Yieldco: Building Value or Cashing Out?

By Roger S. Conrad on Feb. 28, 2015
First Solar and SunPower Corp announced a yieldco earlier this week. Should you believe the hype?

A Survey of Canadian REITs

By Roger S. Conrad on Feb. 7, 2015
Canadian real estate investment trusts remain among the cheapest stocks for income-seeking investors.

REITs: Don’t Settle for Average

By Roger S. Conrad on Nov. 30, 2014
Investors looking for big, safe yields from real estate investment trusts (REIT) will be better served focusing on company-specific stories instead of buying exchange-traded funds (ETF).

The Fed Ends Quantitative Easing: What’s Next for Dividend Stocks?

By Roger S. Conrad on Nov. 4, 2014
Last week, the Federal Reserve ended its bond-buying program. Here's what this long-awaited policy shift means for dividend-paying stocks.

Your Questions Answered

By Roger S. Conrad on Oct. 20, 2014
Elliott Gue and I returned after spending several days of talking to subscribers and giving presentations at theĀ World MoneyShow Toronto. Here's a sampling of questions that came up during our talks.

Canada: Dividend Wonderland

By Roger S. Conrad on Sep. 21, 2014
From REITs to former income trusts, Canada is still a dividend wonderland for income-seeking investors.

Scottish Independence and Other Wild Cards

By Roger S. Conrad on Sep. 13, 2014
Utility investors shouldn't lose any sleep over Scotland's push for independence.

Canadian REITs: Unloved Unreasonably

By Roger S. Conrad on Sep. 8, 2014
Canadian REITs trade at reasonable valuations, offer superior yields and generally operate more conservatively than their US peers.

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ABOUT ROGER CONRAD

Roger S. Conrad needs no introduction to individual and professional investors, many of whom have profited from his decades of experience uncovering the best dividend-paying stocks for accumulating sustainable wealth. Roger b