Verizon's wireless buyout could shake up things for Vodafone shareholders, but the telecom industry is positioned to remain profitable and have good dividend yields, says DividendInvestor editor Josh Peters.
Despite the drop in natural gas prices, certain firms in the energy sector are showing their value, says Oakmark manager Clyde McGregor.
Production increases along with demand for cleaner-burning fuel has Spectra Energy CFO Patrick Reddy excited about the firm's prospects.
Value investors interested in taking a position in beaten-down natural gas have to deal with the contango headwind.
U.S. oil production shows strength, while political turmoil threatens the global oil supply outlook.
Lower commodity prices and a break-up of the European potash cartel have weighed on basic materials stocks year-to-date.
Rising interest rates have taken their toll, but as the Fed delays dialing back on stimulus, investors are poised to recapture some of their losses.
Interest rate fears leave several high-quality dividend-paying utilities looking cheap.
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