Rising rates and inflation could negatively affect dividend-stock valuations, but high-quality equities can offer a two-for-one bargain.
StockInvestor editor Matt Coffina recently added to several well-known names that have the potential to provide healthy earnings growth over a long time horizon.
Merger activity sizzles in the food business, Apple experiments with Beats, and Pfizer stays disciplined.
The current low-inflation, low-interest-rate environment could foster another two-plus years of double-digit total returns for investors, says Silver-rated Osterweis Fund manager Matt Berler.
Red Hat's core Linux business remains strong, but increasing cloud adoption could provide upside.
Expenses and structural differences contribute to a performance gap; tax benefits often close the shortfall.
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