Let’s face it: you hardly ever get decent income from commodity stocks. And when you do, these payouts are usually first to get the axe next time, say, oil nosedives.
And with oil doing this…
Oil Falls—Oil Companies’ Profits to Follow
… you may worry that it’s about to get harder to squeeze income out of oil companies.
Still, if you’re worried about inflation or the Federal Reserve distorting markets, or if you just want to hedge your stock portfolio, you’ll likely turn to commodities at some point. And there’s no more established inflation hedge than gold.
There’s just one problem: gold doesn’t produce anything.… Read more