WOOD : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Volatility is back with a vengeance in the stock markets and one of the best places to hide from that force is in the forest. Timberland investing has managed to produce stable and steady returns for decades.

    Finding Portfolio Serenity In the Forest

    April 1, 2014
    Volatility is back with a vengeance in the stock markets and one of the best places to hide from that force is in the forest. ...
  2. The 1% Are Looking Elsewhere For Returns

    September 18, 2013
    For the rich, stocks and bonds aren’t cutting it. They continue to add more alternative asset classes to their portfolios. ...
  3. A Commodity ETF Growing Like a Weed

    January 3, 2013
    After years of slow growth, timber is back as an attractive long-term investment, and this exchange traded fund is a great ...
  4. 7 Commodity Plays To Consider

    April 30, 2012
    As investors crave new levels of diversification, the ignored commodity trio of farmland, water rights and timber could be ...
  5. Growing A Fortune With Timber

    April 6, 2012
    Timber could be one of the best long-term values around.
  6. Fight Inflation With Timber Stocks

    March 9, 2012
    With the rising costs of food and gas, Timber stocks and ETFs are one way to fight an inflationary environment.
  7. Specialty REITs Show Outperformance

    December 29, 2011
    Real estate firms operating outside the norm are performing best. For investors, specialty REITs could be the key to real ...
  8. 7 Commodity Plays To Consider

    May 10, 2011
    As investors crave new levels of diversification, the ignored commodity trio of farmland, water rights and timber could be ...
  9. Money Grows On Trees

    November 17, 2010
    An investor's portfolio grows as the investor evolves, and the timberland and lumber fields offer great possibilities for ...
  10. Investing In The Woods

    February 18, 2010
    One commodity has been able to shrug off recent selling and hit a fresh two-year high in February - timber.
  11. Finding An Alternative With Timber

    November 18, 2009
    Use the timber ETFs to gain exposure to the growing wood energy market.
  12. Look To Mother Nature For Safety

    October 24, 2008
    Timber REITs are a good place for long-term money.
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