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The 11 Best Dividend Stocks To Buy

The 11 Best Dividend Stocks To Buy

Not all stocks are created equal, but these 11 dividend stocks present compelling reasons for ownership Near the end of March, the Dow Jones Industrial Average broke its worst losing streak since 2011. Yep, that’s right. If you’re not a frequent trader, you may not have realized the index had fallen for eight straight sessions. […]

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7 High-Yield Dividend Stocks That Are Actually Safe

7 High-Yield Dividend Stocks That Are Actually Safe

High yields often mean higher risk, but these stocks offer great payouts with a lot less worry than similar yielders It’s still a difficult time for income investors. Interest rates are predicted to rise in 2017, and Treasury yields are creeping up. But a 10-year Treasury bond pays less than 2.6% interest annually; guaranteed investments […]

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Eight Dividend Growth Stocks Raising The Bar

Eight Dividend Growth Stocks Raising The Bar

| March 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

As part of my monitoring process, I evaluate the list of dividend increases every week. This exercise helps me observe the rate of dividend growth for companies I own. It also helps me to familiarize myself with other dividend growth companies. I also believe that running through the list, and narrowing it down to a […]

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9 Top Pharmaceutical Stocks To Buy For The Dividends

9 Top Pharmaceutical Stocks To Buy For The Dividends

| February 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Big Pharma stocks aren’t always just about creating growth by finding the next blockbuster drug When investors are on the hunt for income-driving dividend stocks, they often gravitate toward utilities or consumer staples names. And well they should. Those businesses are essentially recession-proof, so the income — in the form of dividends — they pass […]

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14 Dividend Growth Stocks Rewarding Shareholders With A Raise

14 Dividend Growth Stocks Rewarding Shareholders With A Raise

| February 3, 2017 | 1 Comment

Every week I go through the list of dividend increases, as part of my monitoring process. I monitor the dividend increases from companies I own, and for companies I may be interested in the future. I find it helpful to see companies that I have bought almost a decade ago, still delivering consistent annual increases. […]

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10 High-Yield Dividend Stocks That Are SOMEHOW Still Bargains

10 High-Yield Dividend Stocks That Are SOMEHOW Still Bargains

| January 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

These names were mostly left out of the recent rally, which makes them the better pick for late-comers The S&P 500 is up 8% since the early November low and up 13% since the middle of 2016, and that has made it even tougher to find any stocks that still are priced at truly palatable levels. Not […]

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Six Dividend Growth Stocks Raising Dividends Like Clockwork

Six Dividend Growth Stocks Raising Dividends Like Clockwork

| January 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

There were several companies over the past week, which raised dividends to shareholders. I isolated six of those companies, which have managed to increase dividends for at least a decade. In general, I look for companies that: 1) Have raised dividends for at least a decade 2) Have managed to grow earnings per share over […]

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17 Quality Dividend Stocks For 2017 (And After)

17 Quality Dividend Stocks For 2017 (And After)

| January 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

One of the advantages of being a dividend investor is that I invest in businesses that meet a certain qualitative and quantitative criteria. This allows me to focus on quality compounding machines with established track records. This discipline also allows me to avoid overpaying for those companies. Even the best company in the world is […]

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The Best Dividend Stocks In The Utility Sector

The Best Dividend Stocks In The Utility Sector

| November 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Utility stocks may not always make most exciting investments, but during a questionable market, this industry can be a great choice for investors seeking a more defensive approach. When the market goes south, investors flock to the safest industries. That is, the industries that are less impacted by a weak economy. The stocks of most utility companies […]

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How To Retire Comfortably On Just $500,000

How To Retire Comfortably On Just $500,000

| October 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Most financial advisor hacks are dead wrong. You CAN comfortably retire on a modest $500,000 investment portfolio. Of course you’ve heard the warnings that retirement is getting harder – and they’re true. With U.S. Treasuries paying paltry returns, it is harder to find a risk-free income stream for your golden years. But there are low-risk […]

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