Cloud computing spurs Paychex earnings, dividend

Cloud computing spurs Paychex earnings, dividend

Paychex Inc. reported a double-digit jump in earnings for the latest quarter. That reflects the payroll leader’s focus on cloud computing.

PAYCHEX INC. (symbol PAYX on Nasdaq; www.paychex.com) provides a range of human resources and payroll services, including accounting, salary deposits and… Read More

How to pick the best energy stocks for your portfolio

How to pick the best energy stocks for your portfolio

5 tips for selecting the best energy stocks for long-term investment gains.

Tip #1 for picking the best energy stocks: Look for well-financed companies with no immediate need to sell shares at low prices.

These stocks typically have strong balance sheets with low … Read More

Investing in precious metals: What you need to know

Investing in precious metals: What you need to know

The inside scoop on successfully investing in precious metals like silver and gold.

Investing in precious metals is very attractive to many mining stock investors. That’s in addition to investments in companies that produce or explore for other minerals, such as uranium, coal, molybdenum… Read More

Here are 7 tips for finding the best penny stocks

Here are 7 tips for finding the best penny stocks

The best penny stocks allow for (risky) diversification in your portfolio

One big trouble with penny stocks is that even the best penny stocks don’t usually make you enough money to make up for your losses on bad penny stocks along the… Read More