Welcome to the July 14, 2011 edition of Stock Carnival Ecstasy.In this issue we have the top 15 articles for the period on investing and investment related topics. Colin J. Lokey starts us off with a post on the Bubble in U.S. Treasuries and how to trade it using Puts. Maxim Kazawy has the Top 6 Companies with Consistent Dividend Growth that you should consider for your portfolio. We have an article on a Cloud Computing ETF by Dan. And finally Tracy Miller has a lighter article dealing with 12 Touchy Money Topics to Avoid at Dinner. Hope you like the material, bookmark, tweet, share, and come back next time.
Tax Debt Help presents Are High Tax Rates Reason for Small Cisco Systems Dividend? posted at Tax Debt Help.
Colin J. Lokey presents Bubble in U.S. Treasuries posted at http://blog.lokeyisstreetsmart.com, saying, "How investors and the Fed have inflated a bubble in U.S. Treasuries and how to profit when the bubble bursts using puts on two popular iShares Bond ETFs."
Mike Piper presents The Perfect Portfolio: Don’t Bother Trying posted at The Oblivious Investor, saying, "It's easy to get caught up in attempts to perfect your portfolio. The problem is, it will never actually be perfect."
Maxim Kazawy presents Top 6 Companies with Consistent Dividend Growth posted at Best Dividend Stocks, saying, "Investing in the best dividend paying companies creates huge wealth over the long term thanks to compounding dividend returns. Some investors like to top it up a notch by investing in good companies with huge dividend growth rates, this is like turbo charging your Porsche Cayyene."
Maxim Kazawy presents Highest Paying Dividend Stocks in Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) Sector posted at Highest Dividend Paying Stocks, saying, "Investors should allocate a portion of their portfolios to real estate by investing in Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITS). Real estate investment trusts own different types of real estate, from residential buildings & apartment complexes to commercial office space including malls, office buildings, retail shops, parking lots, etc."
Dan presents Cloud Computing ETF: Where There’s a Fad, There’s an ETF posted at ETF Base, saying, "Where there's a headline, there's a new ETF. So we see with the new Cloud Computing ETF. This review covers whether it's worth the risk (and the expense ratio!)."
Colin J. Lokey presents Gold Resource Likely To Lose Luster posted at http://blog.lokeyisstreetsmart.com, saying, "Gold Resource (Ticker:GORO) has risen from around $4 to a recent high above $30 since 2009. The story behind the company however indicates fundamental weakness. With short-interest rising, money might be made by betting against this gold miner."
Maxim Kazawy presents 3 High Yield Dividend Stocks to Outperform the Market posted at Best Dividend Stocks, saying, "What is a better way of earning bigger return on your money? Well the answer is high dividend yielding stocks! In this article, we will go over 3 high yield dividend stocks that also have a good track record of growing them."
Maxim Kazawy presents Stocks that are Raising Dividends - July 2011 Edition posted at Best Dividend Stocks, saying, "Most retirees & Income investors know the value of stocks that are raising their dividends gradually over time. Dividend growth can make low yielding dividend stocks in to high yield dividend stocks over time because of the growth of dividends."
Tracy Miller presents 12 Touchy Money Topics to Avoid at Dinner posted at Insurance Quotes Blog, saying, "Money is an uncomfortable subject for many, regardless of whether they're rich or just getting by."
Tommy John presents The Advantage Of Using Taxbrain If You Make Charitable Donations | 2010 Taxes posted at 2010Taxes, saying, "CharityDeductions has partnered with TaxBrain tax software to make claiming deductions easier."
Judy Blackburn presents 3 Ways To Get Yourself Out Of Debt posted at Debt Consolidation, saying, "Of the three ways to eliminate debt, consolidation is the easiest while the debt snowball is probably the most effective yet the hardest to implement."
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