Surf the Silver Tsunami With This High Yield REIT

Surf the Silver Tsunami With This High Yield REIT

The major growth catalyst for this REIT moving forward can be put simply: the aging population.

Brexit Talks Collapse, Pounds Slumps, as Prime Minister May Clings to Power

Brexit Talks Collapse, Pounds Slumps, as Prime Minister May Clings to Power

The U.K. pound slumped to a five-month low against the dollar Friday after talks between the government and its main opposition aimed at finding a way through the country's Brexit deadlock collapsed, setting up the prospect of a no-deal exit from the European Union.

A Top Stock for Income Investors After Huge Earnings Beat

A Top Stock for Income Investors After Huge Earnings Beat

This Canadian energy name has paid dividends for over 64 years to its shareholders.

New Wall Street Tragicomedy 'Schwarzman's Billions' Features Blackstone CEO

New Wall Street Tragicomedy 'Schwarzman's Billions' Features Blackstone CEO

The five biggest U.S. private-equity firms have raised almost $350 billion of 'dry powder' from pension funds, foreign governments and other institutional investors that must now be spent on everything from corporate acquisitions to business loans and real estate. The problem is, the assets have gotten too expensive.

Income Strategies for Volatile Times: Munis, Treasuries and Bond Ladders

Income Strategies for Volatile Times: Munis, Treasuries and Bond Ladders

There are an array of low-risk, fixed-income opportunities to consider for investors seeking shelter from a stormy market.

Royal Dutch Shell: Earnings Beat Shows New Projects Fueling Growth

Royal Dutch Shell: Earnings Beat Shows New Projects Fueling Growth

The stock continues to be attractive for income investors, especially those looking for high yields above 5%.

Stocks Are Having a Crazy Week - Here's What Our Columnists Recommend You Do

Stocks Are Having a Crazy Week - Here's What Our Columnists Recommend You Do

Four of our experts weigh in with their best advice.

Low Inflation Rate Confounds Economists, Though Maybe the Internet Explains It

Low Inflation Rate Confounds Economists, Though Maybe the Internet Explains It

The U.S. unemployment rate is at 3.6%, its lowest since December 1969, but a scarcity of workers hasn't translated to a surge in consumer prices. Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell says rapid advances in technology might be one factor.

European Commission Cuts GDP Forecasts, Cautions on Italian Debt: Markets Slide

European Commission Cuts GDP Forecasts, Cautions on Italian Debt: Markets Slide

The European Commission cut its growth forecasts for the Eurozone economy Tuesday, citing slowing global trade, manufacturing sector weakness and Brexit uncertainty.

What Is Fiat Currency?

What Is Fiat Currency?

Fiat currency has a huge impact on how governments manage money - TheStreet offers the reasons why. Learn more today.