Activist Investor Increases His Bet on This High-Yield Stock

Activist Investor Increases His Bet on This High-Yield Stock
One special situation to watch is CenturyLink ‘s (NYSE: CTL) upcoming merger with Level 3 Communications (NYSE: LVLT) . As I’ve previously written , the merger could transform the fortunes of both companies for the better, as both (especially CenturyLink) have been struggling lately. On top of that, activist investor Keith Meister of Corvex Management is involved. Back in May,... Read More

Hain Celestial Group Inc. Finishes 2017, Has High Expectations for 2018

Hain Celestial Group Inc. Finishes 2017, Has High Expectations for 2018
Hain Celestial Group Inc. (NASDAQ: HAIN) released its fourth-quarter and fiscal-year 2017 results on Aug. 29. And while the company reported that revenue declined 2% from the year-ago quarter, a closer look at the results — particularly details about what management has already started doing to improve both sales and profits — indicate that the future could be looking up.... Read More

15 Everyday Discounts for Retirees

15 Everyday Discounts for Retirees
It’s no surprise that living without a steady income is tough, and millions of retirees know the feeling. Social Security doesn’t come close to meeting all your financial needs, and you may not have saved enough to live the lifestyle you want. Alleviate some of the burden by taking advantage of these opportunities for everyday savings. They’ll provide a little... Read More

You Could Double Your Monthly Social Security Benefit by Making These 2 Choices

You Could Double Your Monthly Social Security Benefit by Making These 2 Choices
Among our nation’s social programs, arguably none stands as more important to seniors than Social Security. The guaranteed monthly income that the program provides to just over 42 million retired seniors each month is critical in helping them make ends meet during their golden years. An analysis conducted by the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities found that senior poverty rates... Read More