Hop on Six Flags Shares and Enjoy the Dividend Ride

Hop on Six Flags Shares and Enjoy the Dividend Ride

The big operator of theme parks and waterparks is entering the best part of its year and should continue to produce higher dividends as it moves forward.

Blackstone CEO Schwarzman Makes $573 Million in One Day as Shares Jump

Blackstone CEO Schwarzman Makes $573 Million in One Day as Shares Jump

Stephen Schwarzman, founder and CEO of the giant U.S. private-equity firm Blackstone, was already one of the world's richest men. But after an announcement that the partnership will convert to a stock corporation sparked the biggest one-day rally in its publicly traded units, Schwarzman is immediately $573 million richer on paper.

Despite an Attractive Yield, There's Reason to Be Wary of This Dividend Stock

Despite an Attractive Yield, There's Reason to Be Wary of This Dividend Stock

The company is facing increasing competition from a host of mobile apps for its core business.

Citigroup Dominates Wall Street With Least-Bad Results Amid Trading Slump

Citigroup Dominates Wall Street With Least-Bad Results Amid Trading Slump

Citigroup produced the best trading results during the first quarter, with the least-bad performance during a period marred by lackluster client activity, the prolonged U.S. government shutdown and nagging uncertainties about the trajectory of the global economy. The 2018 leader, Goldman Sachs, slipped to last place.

Treasury TIPS Are Still a Bad Bet

Treasury TIPS Are Still a Bad Bet

TIPS just don't have the volatility to produce a big payoff, either in the breakeven or the resulting price action.

Morgan Stanley Profit Falls 9% Amid Trading Slump but Beats Estimates

Morgan Stanley Profit Falls 9% Amid Trading Slump but Beats Estimates

Morgan Stanley says first-quarter profit falls 9% from a year earlier as revenue tumbles in the New York-based investment bank's trading business. But the results still exceed the expectations of Wall Street analysts.

BlackRock's ETF Dominance Enriches Investors as Mutual Funds Suffer

BlackRock's ETF Dominance Enriches Investors as Mutual Funds Suffer

BlackRock continues to steal market share from mutual-fund competitors with its suite of exchange-traded funds. Analysts say investors' increasing preference for ETFs shows no sign of abating. But because of the low fees charged by ETFs, profit margins are shrinking.

Bank of America Shares Tumble on Forecast for Lower Lending Income

Bank of America Shares Tumble on Forecast for Lower Lending Income

Bank of America says that lending income would grow just 3% this year, down from about 6% in 2018, as the economy slows and the Federal Reserve halts its three-year campaign to boost official U.S. interest rates.

JPMorgan or Wells Fargo: Which Is the Better Bank Stock for Income Investors?

JPMorgan or Wells Fargo: Which Is the Better Bank Stock for Income Investors?

Both big banks are modestly valued with hefty dividend yields.

How to Allocate Your Income-Generating Assets Now

How to Allocate Your Income-Generating Assets Now

My 'Hopium/Doomium' model has stood the test of time.