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Enerplus is Canada’s oldest income trust, and management fought as hard as anyone to keep the sector’s favorable tax laws in place. The affirmation of its dividend in the face of new taxes is further proof that, although the laws have changed, Enerplus’ pro-investor policies will endure.
China is the undisputed leader of this still-toddling recovery; we’ll wait for further confirmation before we ring the double-dip alarm.
A permanently low tax rate on dividend income: That’s by far the biggest positive for income investors in President Obama’s proposed federal budget for fiscal year 2011.
At some point, inflation will again become a problem. But that’s not likely to happen until the economy does improve--and by that time we should have some nice gains to report.
Aircraft lessors stand to profit handsomely when travelers and commerce once again take flight.
The Obama budget would not only extend preferential tax rates for dividends and capital gains. It would basically make them permanent, firmly establishing the principle that savings and investment be rewarded, not just for buying and selling stocks, but for holding on and collection income.
Beating expectations is the key for growing, healthy trusts converting to corporations as they set their future dividends.The good news is expectations have basically been abysmal since Halloween night 2006.
It’s time for income investors to come back to what’s historically been a mainstay of diversified portfolios.
Given the economic improvements and recovery in corporate profits, I expect this correction to ultimately offer investors an outstanding buying opportunity. Among my favorite sectors to play the upturn: energy, technology and health care.
The highest yield isn’t always the best buy. In fact, reaching for a bigger dividend is an easy way to get burned.