Equities Analyst by Day/Ring Announcer by Night

Marc is the Chief Income Strategist for The Oxford Club and Wealthy Retirement, as well as Founder and Senior Editor of The Oxford Income Letter. He also contributes frequently to The Oxford Communiqué and Investment ... more

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Can This Retailer Possibly Pay Its 5.2% Dividend?
Retail is a tough business these days. Online stores are also making it tough for their brick-and-mortar competitors. That’s why store closures are on record pace. So far this year, there have been 2,880 announced closures.
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Is This High-Yielding Bank’s Dividend Safe?
It’s not easy to find great yields in bank stocks these days. The big boys like JPMorgan Chase and Wells Fargo yield less than 3%. New York Community Bancorp sports a robust 5% yield. Let’s look at whether its divided is safe.
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Three Easy Steps To Beat The “Wall Street Casino”
Bear markets happen. They’re not fun. But they’re not the end of the world either. Understand that it doesn’t take your whole life to make back paper losses.
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A 10% Yield That’s Getting Safer
Chimera’s 2016 total was down from the prior year but still well above the $454 million it paid in dividends.
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When’s The Next Dividend Cut Coming For This 11% Yielder?
Mortgage REITs are popular with investors because of their high yields. Many of them pay double digits. AGNC Investment Corp. is one of them. It sports an 11% yield, but that’s likely going lower.
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The New Tax Rule That Could Raise Your Dividends
If the tax package goes through with the rule intact, dividend investors may see a nice bump in their payouts. Let me explain…
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STOCKS I FOLLOW

CASY Caseys General Stores Inc.
CRI Carter's Inc.
HILL Dot Hill Systems Corporation
USCR U S CONCRETE INC

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Work Experience

Chief Income Strategist, The Oxford Club
Agora Publishing
2007 - Present (10 years 5 months)

Editor of the Oxford Income Letter and the Oxford Club's healthcare sector specialist

Ring Announcer
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2005 - Present (12 years 6 months)
Sr. Columnist
TheStreet.com
2005 - 2007 (2 years 4 months)
Equities Analyst
Weiss Research
September 2003 - March 2005 (1 year 7 months)

Education

University at Albany, SUNY
1985 / 1989

Publications

Get Rich With Dividends
Marc Lichtenfeld
Wiley
07/10/2012

A comprehensive guide to dividend investing that shows how to obtain double-digit returns with ease. Dividends are responsible for 44% of the S&P 500's returns over the last 80 years. Today they present an excellent opportunity, especially with investors who have been burned in the dot com and housing meltdowns, desperate for sensible and less risky ways to make their money grow.

Designed to show investors how they can achieve double-digit average annualized returns over the long-term, Get Rich with Dividends: A Proven System for Earning Double-Digit Returns is the book you'll need to get started making money in any market.