Archive | April 2015

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HAPPY WITH OUR TOLL-TAKERS. BKLN LOOKS GOOD.

April 22, 2015 Do not buy any positions mentioned here until you view Current Positions.   Go To Core Portfolio Click Here. The intent of this blog is to collect dividends and interest and not necessarily plan on capital gains.  If you want to trade stocks in anticipation of gains, this blog is probably not […]

NEW POSITION IN ANTICIPATION OF RISING RATES. VRP. 4.96% NO DRAMA.

April 17, 2015 Do not buy any positions mentioned here until you view Current Positions.   Go To Core Portfolio Click Here. Well kids our topic today is:  PowerShares Variable Rate Preferred Portfolio ETF.  VRP When you look at the chart of VRP. you almost have to laugh.  It’s flat as a pancake. BUT that’s […]

BKLN FLOATS UR BOAT. BUY NTG

April 13, 2015 To View Current Positions Go To Core Portfolio Click Here.  Add us to your Favorites!  If you like us, hit the LIKE button below. (Update:  We bought NTG way too early and are now showing paper losses….a big mistake.  But we are holding. After a significant decline, it is trending up and […]

BAD NEWS IS GOOD NEWS

April 7, 2015 To View Current Positions Go To Core Portfolio Click Here.  Add us to your Favorites!  If you like us, hit the LIKE button below. Republican presidential hopefuls are gaining ground on Hillary Clinton in key swing states, according to a new poll. In a Quinnipiac University poll released Thursday, Clinton’s lead over […]

WE LOVE CORPORATE BONDS. BUY WILLIAMS FOR 4.7%

April 2, 2015 To View Current Positions Go To Core Portfolio Click Here.  Add us to your Favorites!  If you like us, hit the LIKE button below. Funny Quotes:  Social media makes regular people feel important   Regular readers know that I like individual corporate bonds.  Today we suggest you look at a Williams Company […]

HEADING TO VEGAS…AGAIN. BUY MLPL IN IRA. 12% YIELD

April 1, 2015 To View Current Positions Go To Core Portfolio Click Here.  Add us to your Favorites!  If you like us, hit the LIKE button below. (Update:  Spiked up today and came back down.  We bought at $50.31.  We plan on holding ‘forever’.) We are adding yet another risky position in the “headin to […]