A Port in the Storm

Potential U.S. military action in Syria looms, congressional debt-ceiling debates lie ahead and interest-rate "normalization" is seemingly in the works for U.S. Treasury bonds. All the ingredients appear to be in place for September's stock-market action to live up to its traditionally volatile reputation.

In seeking out low-risk, steady-Eddie opportunities with which to navigate this potentially unpredictable environment, I've come across the second-largest lessor of railcars in the world, GATX (GMT). Founded in 1898, and headquartered in Chicago, this company operates in the rail, marine and industrial equipment markets....408 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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