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The 10 Best Monthly Dividend Stocks With 4%+ Dividend Yields For Retirement Income

<i>Written for Sure Dividend by</i> <i>Bob Ciura</i><p>Most companies that pay dividends to shareholders pay their dividends on a quarterly basis. There are some …

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George Soros bet big on gold

Is George Soros bracing for a storm?<p>During the first quarter the legendary investor purchased $264 million worth of shares of Barrick Gold (ABX), the world's largest gold miner. Soros, known as the "man who broke the Bank of England," also acquired 1.1 million options to buy the popular SPDR Gold …

Investors Are Riding the Rebound in Stocks, These ETFs Prove It

After a tumultuous start to the year, exchange traded fund investors have been easing back into the riskier segments of the market, focusing on income generation and some more defensive strategies that may keep the edge off their stock plays.<p>The SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSE:SPY) was on track to become …

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4 High Yield Niche Stocks Paying Up To 11%

The S&P 500 may yield just 2.2% today – but if you smartly invest in stocks that specialize in profitable niches, you can collect 6-11% yields right now. With double-digit price upside to boot!<p>Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) are some of my favorite vehicles for specialization and yield. REITs …

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DEUTSCHE: Here are 32 great stocks to buy right now

Others think that you can stay bullish, but they recommend having greater exposure to some industries than others.<p>"We believe Energy and Industrial positions should generally be reduced heading into yearend as operating disappointments are likely through 1Q16, in favor of over weights on Health …

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Me Talk Pretty One Day

• <b>Author:</b> David Sedaris<p>A new collection from David Sedaris is cause for jubilation. His recent move to Paris has inspired hilarious pieces, including Me Talk Pretty One Day, about his attempts to learn French. His family is another inspiration. You Cant Kill the Rooster is a portrait of his brother …

In the Light of What We Know

• <b>Author:</b> Zia Haider Rahman<p><b>A bold, epic debut novel set during the war and financial crisis that defined the beginning of our century</b><p>One September morning in 2008, an investment banker approaching forty, his career in collapse and his marriage unraveling, receives a surprise visitor at his West …

All the Light We Cannot See

• <b>Author:</b> Anthony Doerr<p><b>WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE</b><br>From the highly acclaimed, multiple award-winning Anthony Doerr, the beautiful, stunningly ambitious instant <i>New York Times</i> bestseller about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both try to survive the …

The Fault in Our Stars

• <b>Author:</b> John Green<p><b>"The greatest romance story of this decade."</b> —<i>Entertainment Weekly</i><p><b>-Millions of copies sold-</b><b><br>#1 New York Times Bestseller</b> <b><br>#1 Wall Street Journal Bestseller</b> <b><br>#1 USA Today Bestseller</b> <b><br>#1 International Bestseller</b><p><b>TIME Magazine’s #1 Fiction Book of 2012<br>TODAY Book Club pick</b> <b><br>Now a Major Motion</b> …

Like You'd Understand, Anyway

• <b>Author:</b> Jim Shepard<p>Following his widely acclaimed <i>Project X</i> and <i>Love and Hydrogen</i>—“Here is the effect of these two books,” wrote the <i>Chicago Tribune:</i> “A reader finishes them buzzing with awe”—Jim Shepard now gives us his first entirely new collection in more than a decade.<p><i>Like You’d Understand, Anyway</i> …

I Was Told There'd Be Cake

• <b>Author:</b> Sloane Crosley<p><b>Hailed by David Sedaris as "perfectly, relentlessly funny" and by Colson Whitehead as "sardonic without being cruel, tender without being sentimental," from the author of the new collection Look Alive Out There.</b><p><b>Wry, hilarious, and profoundly genuine, this debut collection of</b> …

The Magic Christian

• <b>Author:</b> Terry Southern<p><b>In this uproarious and wicked cult-classic, Southern skewers American greed and pomposity</b> Guy Grand, an eccentric billionaire prankster, is rich enough to do whatever he likes. And what he likes is to carefully execute projects where he can cauterize by ridicule what the rest …

Praying Drunk

• <b>Author:</b> Kyle Minor<p>The characters in <i>Praying Drunk</i> speak in tongues, torture classmates, fall in love, abandon their children, keep machetes beneath passenger seats, and collect porcelain figurines. From Kentucky to Florida to Haiti, these stories enact the struggle to remain physically and …

The Most Dangerous Book: The Battle for James Joyce’s Ulysses Hardcover

<b>"A great story—how modernism brought down the regime of censorship—told as a great story. Kevin Birmingham's imaginative scholarship brings Joyce and</b> …

Think Like a Freak

• <b>Author:</b> Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner<p>The New York Times bestselling Freakonomics changed the way we see the world, exposing the hidden side of just about everything. Then came SuperFreakonomics, a documentary film, an award-winning podcast, and more.<p>Now, with Think Like a Freak, Steven D. …

My Salinger Year Hardcover

Poignant, keenly observed, and irresistibly funny: a memoir about literary New York in the late nineties, a pre-digital world on the cusp of …

Those Who Wish Me Dead Hardcover

Title: Those Who Wish Me Dead <>Binding: Hardcover <>Author: MichaelKoryta <>Publisher: LittleBrownandCompany

Blood Will Out: The True Story of a Murder, a Mystery, and a Masquerade [Hardcover]

In the summer of 1998, Walter Kirn―then an aspiring novelist struggling with impending fatherhood and a dissolving marriage―set out on a peculiar, …

Crystal Eaters Paperback – Deckle Edge

Remy is a young girl who lives in a town that believes in crystal count: that you are born with one-hundred crystals inside and throughout your life, …

The Silkworm

• <b>Author:</b> Robert Galbraith<p><b>Private investigator Cormoran Strike returns in a new mystery from Robert Galbraith, author of the #1 international bestseller The Cuckoo's Calling.</b><p>When novelist Owen Quine goes missing, his wife calls in private detective Cormoran Strike. At first, Mrs. Quine just thinks …