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Even in the best markets, dividend cuts are poison for income investors. Not only is your regular cash flow cut, but your principal typically takes a haircut as well.
Earnings season is when market emotion meets reality. Income Portfolio denizens Regions Financial and Verizon Communications are two cases in point.
Flaherty & Crumrine Preferred Income Fund has trimmed its distribution slightly to an annual rate of 93 cents a share due to higher costs for maintaining leverage.
Inflation is the nemesis of all income investments. But credit risk is far more deadly for investors who reach too high for yields.
The news keeps getting more disturbing for America’s financial system. Just minutes after the US Federal Reserve slashed rates by half a point this week, the market turned its focus to the following announcement.
Positives outweighed the negatives in 2007.
It’s 14 months and counting since Canada announced income trusts will be taxed as corporations beginning in 2011. But our neighbor to the north is still working for our seven Growth and Income Portfolio picks.
You don’t have to be a professional analyst to perceive the panic in this market. Any company showing any vulnerability to a possible US recession is sold off. Any stock that sells off is at risk of a waterfall drop, as panicky investors leap out before they look to see what caused the selling. And on days when the public is especially pessimistic, virtually every stock takes a hit.
Verizon Communications’ proposed spinoff and merger of rural phone lines in New England with FairPoint Communications will be reworked to satisfy concerns of Vermont regulators.
Variety doesn’t just add spice to your portfolio. It’s the best way to guard against the unexpected, as well as emotionally wrought investment decisions.