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Strategies & Market Trends : Screening for Stocks

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To: Justinfo who wrote (61)2/19/2014 2:22:04 PM
From: B.K.Myers  Read Replies (1) of 66
 
i would be VERY careful when investing in anything that might have currency risk. Several years ago I "invested" in Icelandic CDs paying about 10% interest. It looked good and worked for a couple of years until the Icelandic krona collapsed. I ended up losing almost 30% of my capital.

If you are looking for income you might want to look at preferred stocks. The guys on the Income Investing thread are very knowledgeable.

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A combination of REITs, royalty trusts and preferred stocks might be able to give you what you are looking for.

B.K.
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