business development company

BUY TCCB Business Development Company. Over 6%

February 9, 2015 To View Current Positions Go To Core Portfolio Click Here (Update:  TCCB is trading, buy SMALL amount at $25.00.) Last week I suggested you look at VNR Corporate bonds.  Every so often you get a “gift” and these bonds are an excellent example.  With the collapse of the oil market, the bonds […]

PFLT LOOKING GOOD-COOL STORY FOR US TREKKIES!!

June 11, 2014  *********Go to “Core Portfolio” for current holdings.********** We hold PFLT a business development company in our core portfolio.  I saw an excellent article covering PFLT and the link is pasted below. PFLT goes ex-dividend next week.  If you buy now you will receive the dividend.  But the price may go down after […]

CORPORATE BONDS YIELDING OVER 10%

April 22, 2014 Go to “Core Portfolio” for current holdings.  Hit “+Follow” at top of page to follow this blog. I have had great success in the corporate bond arena, so when I saw this Citigroup bond offering, I jumped at the chance: Citigroup (C) is offering a 10.50% coupon bond that matures in 2034.  […]

PREPARE FOR RISING INTEREST RATES

March 29, 2014 Go to “Core Portfolio” for current holdings.  Hit “+Follow” at top of page to follow this blog. In looking at the charts and technicals it is becoming increasingly evident that we may be looking at a 5-10% pullback in the stock markets within the next 6 months.  Predicting stock markets is a […]

CALLING ALL MILLIONAIRES!

March 17, 2014 Go to “Core Portfolio” for current holdings.  Hit “+Follow” at top of page to follow this blog. SPY 1846.00 Update:  I expected a market decline if the Fed tapered.  And that is what we are getting so far.  Hold tight.  Do nothing for now. Market Outlook:  Possible pullback but long term bullish. […]

BUY BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT COMPANIES

March 13, 2014 **********Go to “Investments Core Portfolio” for current holdings.********** SPY 1872.00 Short and Long Term Outlook:  Bullish HTGY is a baby bond for BDC Hercules Technology Growth Capital (HTGC).  IF, and only if, this gets down to $25.00 you should buy.  Pays almost 7%.  Do NOT buy unless you can get this for […]

PSEC Don’t Miss This One

March 6, 2014 Go to “Investments Core Portfolio” for current holdings. SPY 1877.00 Short and Long Term Outlook:  Bullish Update:  BUY at $10.85 Business Development Companies (PSEC is a BDC that is in our core portfolio) have been getting hit because of the following: “Changing gears, I asked him to comment on a hot topic […]