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9 Tantalizing Dividend Stocks For 2020

9 Tantalizing Dividend Stocks For 2020

| November 25, 2019 | 0 Comments

With Wall Street zigging, you may want to zag Even though I’ve discussed several dividend stocks to buy over the years, I’m not much for passive income. Don’t get me wrong: like any other rational person, I’ll take a payout any day. But when it comes to dividend stocks, they’re not my most favorite investment […]

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3 Dividend Stocks That Are Near-Perfect For High Volatility

3 Dividend Stocks That Are Near-Perfect For High Volatility

| September 2, 2019 | 0 Comments

“I did read that. I thought about you, B.O.” While other people may be known for their hobbies, or their families, my publisher thought of me when a Vanguard fund re-opened! I’ve yapped about the Vanguard Dividend Growth Fund (VDIGX) before. I rarely mention (let alone endorse!) mutual funds. But VDIGX is notable for two reasons: I […]

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5 Of The Best Dow Jones Stocks To Buy For Solid Dividends

5 Of The Best Dow Jones Stocks To Buy For Solid Dividends

Some of the best dividend stocks to buy are also Dow Jones stocks The Dow Jones Industrial Average takes a fair amount of criticism from market pundits and financial experts. Some of that criticism is justified and often stems from just how the index its weighted. But you can’t deny that the Dow Jones stocks are still […]

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Buy These 5 Dividend Aristocrats To Add Income And Stability To Your Portfolio

Buy These 5 Dividend Aristocrats To Add Income And Stability To Your Portfolio

| January 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

In this era of increased stock market volatility, a dividend focused approach can give peace of mind and likely a better chance at above average returns. The group of stocks called Dividend Aristocrats provide a good starting place from which to build and income focused stock portfolio. The Aristocrats are companies that have increased their […]

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The Best, And Worst, Dividends In Big Oil

The Best, And Worst, Dividends In Big Oil

| February 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

At first glance this looks like a terrible time to buy energy stocks. Oil prices are at historic lows, demand has pulled back, inventories are climbing, and global manipulators like OPEC and Iran are doing little to help. But contrarian investing is successful because we invest against the herd and simple “first-level” notions. I warned […]

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Dividend Payout Ratio Essentials

Dividend Payout Ratio Essentials

| October 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Things are rarely as simple as they seem, and rarely as simple as we’d like them to be… Especially when it comes to investing in the best dividend stocks. You know what we should do? All of us who follow the market should start off the day with a stiff drink of humility. We should […]

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Top Dividend Paying Stocks That Keep On Climbing

Top Dividend Paying Stocks That Keep On Climbing

| August 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Wondering how to find the top dividend stocks that will keep on climbing? Want to find the best dividend paying stocks where the actual dividend will grow along with the price of the stock itself? Isn’t that too much to ask for?  Kind of like Joe DiMaggio expecting Marilyn Monroe to cook?  (She couldn’t.  Their […]

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Dividend Aristocrats On Sale

Dividend Aristocrats On Sale

| July 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

After all these years, I’m still infatuated. And I still can’t figure out why back in 1963, only 21,513 Corvette Sting Rays came off the line. Devoted Corvette guys don’t always gush about the ’63 the way I figure they might, but that’s their call, and they’re probably thinking more about mechanics than styling. But […]

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Highest Yielding Stocks For Safety

Highest Yielding Stocks For Safety

| June 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

The highest yielding stocks for safety don’t stagger in off the street and just crash the party unannounced. They show up with a reputation.  A good reputation that’s been built on 25 years of paying dividends. This track record is the first thing you should look for because it’s a common ingredient… all the winners […]

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