Utilities Are My Portfolio Rudder

When you think of a rudder what comes to mind? A boat of course, or perhaps sailing. When I think of a rudder I think of stability, a force that continually rights any wrong path and generally keeps things steady. That being said, I have always favored utility stocks as my rudder in my investment … Read more

My First Dividend Purchase

I guess you could say that I became a dividend investor without really understanding what that meant. I was about 16 years old, a sophomore in high school, when I became fascinated with the stock market. Back then, 1989, there was no Internet to speak of so all research had to be done at your … Read more