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The market has gotten more volatile over the last few weeks. Fears of Fed "Tapering" has caused a spike in interest rates that have hit certain sectors like Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) and high paying Master Limited Partnerships (MLPS) hard. Consumer Discretionary has also been under stress due to poor personal income growth which has resulted in poor earnings reports from the likes of Walmart (WMT), Macys (M), Staples (SPLS) and Target (TGT) over the last week.

I have been buying some high yielding REITs and MLPs on dips and slowing building a bigger position within my income portfolio in these beaten down sectors. I am mainly avoiding Consumer...

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