In its last annual report card, the American Society of Civil Engineers gave the country’s overall infrastructure a dismal grade of D+. With much infrastructure work clearly needing to be done, and the changing political landscape with Democrats taking control of the House of Representatives, there may be movement on infrastructure spending. So is now the time to consider infrastructure investments – and, if so, which ones? Today’s article provides five specific infrastructure stock suggestions, looks at whether this is truly an “infrastructure moment”, and examines “the dark side of infrastructure investing”. For more, CLICK HERE.
With infrastructure spending plans moving to the forefront in Washington, today’s article examines a new infrastructure-themed exchange-traded fund on the scene that has gotten a lot of attention: the Global X U.S. Infrastructure Development ETF (PAVE). For a deep dive into the fund’s strategy, methodology and holdings, its performance since its inception (and its performance relative to its peers), and the specific type of investor that the author believes the fund is suited for, CLICK HERE.
The firm that invented the automatically dimming rearview car mirror (and now controls about 90% of that global market), a leading investor in the infrastructure underlying clean energy projects, and a leading supplier of niche surgical products are the three companies highlighted in today’s article which seeks to identify little-known small-cap dividend stocks that income investors may want to become acquainted with. For more on these three dividend stocks – and why they may be worthy of the income investor’s consideration – CLICK HERE.
There has been much discussion about the impending ramp-up in infrastructure spending and how investors can seek to profit from it. Today’s article, however, focuses on a “quiet revolution” taking place in another infrastructure space: “You can’t as easily see, touch, or feel this critical American infrastructure; but it is every bit as important to our economy as the traditional infrastructure.” What is this non-traditional infrastructure, what factors (including Donald Trump’s son-in-law) are set to drive its boom, and what three stocks are highlighted as being primed to ride the wave? CLICK HERE to find out.
Regardless of which presidential candidate emerges victorious on November 8th, the next administration is expected to provide a significant boost to government spending on infrastructure. While some investors are already starting to make anticipatory plays on this front, the author of today’s article cautions that “investors who want their portfolios to follow the government money should keep in mind a few facts before committing their own cash.” Which specific areas – and specific companies – might be better plays for a Clinton administration, and which might be more lucrative for a Trump administration? How do analysts believe this new domestic infrastructure investment will be different from the last? What kind of time frame should investors have in mind for these plays? CLICK HERE to find out.