With global recession fears rising, investors naturally find themselves scrambling for boring, dependable ideas but sin stocks may offer a potentially superior (and more exciting) alternative. To be fair, these ideas may challenge your sensibilities. Please do not mistake these companies as environmental, social and governance (ESG) trades. However, during hard times, few fundamental catalysts…

At surface level, the concept of finding the best retirement stocks to buy is a patently obvious one: acquire shares of stable blue chips that have a long history of consistent and robust dividend payouts. Then, just sit back during your golden years while these corporate giants work hard for you for a change. While…

After consolidating over the past month, is Canadian cannabis company Tilray (NASDAQ:TLRY) ready to breakout? Source: Shutterstock The Canadian company’s stock nearly went to the moon in February of this year when it was targeted for a short squeeze by retail investors who frequent the r/WallStreetBets sub-Reddit forum. In only a few days, TLRY stock…

The novel coronavirus pandemic made 2020 a challenging year for real estate investment trusts (REITs). With incomes down and wide-ranging unemployment, the real estate industry was bound to suffer. Shutdowns and work-from-home mandates meant retail and office REITs suffered the most during this crisis. Some specialty REITs from the industrial and self-storage industries managed to…