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Top 10 High Dividend Stocks To Invest In 2015

In the world of triple-net REITs, most of the attention in the past week has been on the planned merger of American Capital Realty Properties (ARCP) and Cole Real Estate Investments (COLE). I recently wrote about ARCP, noting that the REIT had seen heavy insider buying over the summer at prices higher than todays. I also recommended the stock based on its growth prospects within a sector I love and its high dividend yield — 6.7% at todays prices. ARCP fell on the news on the COLE merger, which is typical for the acquiring firm (as a general rule, the acquirer falls and the acquired rises). But I continue to see value in REITs and ARCP in particular. Today, however,


5 Best Solar Stocks For 2014

Although we don’t believe in timing the market or panicking over market movements, we do like to keep an eye on big changes — just in case they’re material to our investing thesis. What: Shares of solar installer SolarCity Corp (NASDAQ: SCTY  ) jumped as much as 10.6% today after announcing a new financing deal. So what: SolarCity is selling $54.4 million in notes backed by the cash flow from a pool of solar systems. The notes will come with a 4.8% interest rate, and have a maturity date of December 26, 2026. Now what: This is the first real solar securitization deal, and opens up a new financing option for the industry. For SolarCity, it gives the company a way