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The 10 Best Dividend Income Growers In The S&P 500

The 10 Best Dividend Income Growers In The S&P 500

| July 26, 2021

The best dividend stocks are those that deliver income AND capital appreciation Heading into 2020, S&P 500 dividend stocks had averaged 8.1% dividend growth over the previous five years. In 2020, thanks to Covid-19, that growth slowed to a trickle, up by a scant 0.07%. Now halfway through 2021, dividend payouts for the S&P have reversed course, presently down […]

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This Safe 5-Stock Healthcare Portfolio Yields 5.5%

This Safe 5-Stock Healthcare Portfolio Yields 5.5%

| June 21, 2021

Healthcare—along with consumer staples (“buying stuff”) and utilities (“keeping the lights on”)—provide portfolio stability. Plus, they usually pay dividends, too! Of the three safety sectors, healthcare is a steady growth market, too. Consider these stats from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services: National health spending is projected to grow at an average annual rate of 5.4% […]

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7 Great Dividend Stocks Outside the Energy Sector

7 Great Dividend Stocks Outside the Energy Sector

| March 10, 2021

Dividend stocks cross many industries and these worthwhile companies pay them Last year was a tale of two halves for dividend stocks. The novel coronavirus pandemic made the first half of 2020 a period of payout cuts and halts by S&P 500 Index names, but payouts came back mightily in the second half of the year, indicating that […]

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7 High-Yield Dividend Stocks For Growth And Income In The 2020s

7 High-Yield Dividend Stocks For Growth And Income In The 2020s

In a year where the S&P 500 grew by nearly 30%, dividend stocks often receive less attention. Despite this, with bank depositors often struggling to earn 1% per year in interest income, they remain attractive stocks to buy. Moreover, anyone who has followed the stock market for any length of time knows that some years bring higher […]

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5 Cheap Dividend Stocks With High Yields And Annual Increases

5 Cheap Dividend Stocks With High Yields And Annual Increases

| December 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

These cheap dividend stocks have high yields, low P/E ratios and consistently raise their dividends each year When writing this article, I was looking for an ideal list of dividend-paying stocks that consistently raise their dividends each year. In addition, the dividend yields have to be higher than average. I used a cutoff of 4 […]

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5 Great Dividend Stocks For Young Investors

5 Great Dividend Stocks For Young Investors

| December 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

It’s not a common focus, but young investors should at least consider dividend stocks When people think about dividend investing, they may often think about retirees. After all, those regular payouts can come in handy for someone who’s retired from the workforce. But they’re not the only ones who can benefit. In fact, all investors […]

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Are These 10 High-Yielding S&P Dividend Stocks Traps Or Treasures?

Are These 10 High-Yielding S&P Dividend Stocks Traps Or Treasures?

With the market off to a rough start in October, here are some high-yielding dividend stocks to consider Stocks started off the month of October on the wrong foot. Investors took one look at the month’s dreadful manufacturing numbers and hit the sell button on the S&P 500. With the trade war and impeachment headlines also […]

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The S&P 500’s 5 Best Highest-Yielding Dividend Stocks

The S&P 500’s 5 Best Highest-Yielding Dividend Stocks

Some dividend stocks pay more than others There’s nothing more satisfying that getting money for doing nothing. That’s why dividend stocks hold so much appeal for portfolios. After a one-time investment, top dividend stocks will pay you year in and year out, for doing nothing except holding them. This has to be one of the […]

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These 5 Dividend Aristocrats Have High Yields And Growth

These 5 Dividend Aristocrats Have High Yields And Growth

| June 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

There are a handful of basic, popular strategies for investing in the stock market. Growth stock investing gets the headlines. This strategy involves buying stocks that are going up in price, with the assumption that the share prices will continue to rise. Investors like the idea of maybe buying the next Amazon (AMZN) or Apple (AAPL). The challenge […]

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10 Smart Dividend Stocks For The Rest Of The Year

10 Smart Dividend Stocks For The Rest Of The Year

If you’re looking to scale back on aggressive exposure and beef up safety-minded holdings, start here The market has managed to back itself away from imminent danger, bouncing back from a relatively serious stumble from a couple of weeks ago. It’s too soon to say stocks will be able to remain out of trouble, though. […]

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