Tag: Stocks

  • Remote recording woes

    Remote recording woes

    Trying to record remotely in my car. Portfolio update and more!

  • Public pension funds may be over dependent on stocks

    Public pension funds may be over dependent on stocks

    U.S. state and local government pension funds control more than $4 trillion in public-worker retirement savings but will need hundreds of billions of additional dollars to cover promised future benefits. Over the past 12 years, blockbuster stock performance has swelled pension coffers, bringing state and local governments closer to being able to cover those liabilities […]

  • Russia killed COVID-19

    Russia killed COVID-19

    Russia continues to dominate the news, oil tops $130, Gold surges, Natural Gas prices spike in Europe, and much much more!

  • Putin on the blitz

    Putin on the blitz

    Russia invades Ukraine sending markets on a ride, Dow goes into correction (briefly), bank stocks clobbered, and much much more!

  • Dividend stocks are in vogue again

    Dividend stocks are in vogue again

    An early-year tumble in major U.S. stock indexes has some investors searching for safety by dumping shares of high-growth technology stocks for stodgier businesses that pay shareholders cash, including banks, oil companies and telecoms. Through Feb. 4, the S&P 500 High Yield Dividend Index—made up of the S&P 500’s top 80 dividend-paying companies—was up 2.1% […]

  • Taking a dive

    Taking a dive

    Chasing the Yield – January 24, 2022 Episode 39 Skipping today’s episode. I have too much noise outside my office today to make a good recording. Value 4 Value podcastingListen to this podcast on PodFriend News Teekay LNG (TGP) merger closed. Reinvested funds in KKR Real Estate (KREF) & Capital Southwest (CSWC) – Chasing the […]

  • 2021 Yields in Review

    2021 Yields in Review

    2021 comes to an end. Procter & Gamble issues recall, Exxon CFO takes on debt, Self Storage is booming, I review some of my best performers of the year, and much much more!

  • Market drops but yields continue

    Market drops but yields continue

    https://media.blubrry.com/chasingtheyield/chasingtheyield.com/mp3/2021-12-06-CTY032.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 22:01 — 15.8MB) | EmbedSubscribe Android | Blubrry | Podchaser | Podcast Index | RSS | MoreChasing the Yield – December 6, 2021 Episode 32 Value 4 Value podcastingListen to this podcast on PodFriend News Satya Nadella sold half his shares in Microsoft – Chasing the Yield […]

  • Red Friday not Black Friday

    Red Friday not Black Friday

    Slow news week, Twitter CEO may step down, Oil rises, Omicron threatens us, Canada releases from its reserves, and much much more!

  • Low Yield Portfolio sector rebalance

    Low Yield Portfolio sector rebalance

    It’s time for me to do a little rebalancing of my Low Yield Portfolio. Both the Low Yield and Medium Yield Portfolios are too heavily weighted in the Financial sector. They are is 26% and 28% respectively and that leaves me a little too exposed to shocks in that sector. So I’ve decided to tweak […]