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Two “Trade War Proof” Dividends Paying 6.6% And 6.7%, Trading Dirt Cheap

Two “Trade War Proof” Dividends Paying 6.6% And 6.7%, Trading Dirt Cheap

| August 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

Markets went off the rails this week, as the 10- and 2-year Treasury yields invert. In fact, the 10-year Treasury bond yield just slipped to 1.627%, which was below the 1.632% yield on the 2-year.  That was the first time that’s happened since 2007. Even the yield on the 30-year bond just fell to an […]

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3 Dividend ETFs For Heaps Of Monthly Income

3 Dividend ETFs For Heaps Of Monthly Income

Looking for dividends? Then these ETFs have to be on your search list. There’s nothing better than getting paid for just holding on to an asset. Except if those dividends are paid monthly. Stocks that pay their dividends every month can provide faster compounding when those payouts are reinvested, not to mention budget simplification. After […]

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Pullback Action Required: 2 Buys For 113% Payout Growth, 2 Urgent Sells

Pullback Action Required: 2 Buys For 113% Payout Growth, 2 Urgent Sells

| August 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

I want you to think about your very first reaction when you flick on the TV and see the Dow has crashed 300, 500—even 800 points. It feels like you’re drowning, right? It’s physical, like a gasp after falling into a cold lake. Your first instinct is likely to reach for the closest “life preserver.” […]

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Five Reasons Why It’s Great To Be A Dividend Growth Investor During Market Turmoil

Five Reasons Why It’s Great To Be A Dividend Growth Investor During Market Turmoil

| August 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

I’m sure I don’t need to tell anyone out there that the US stock market has been volatile over the last few days. An escalation of the US-China trade war, along with what now might be a currency war on top of it, has only added to concerns after a Federal Reserve interest rate cut […]

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7 Winning High-Yield Dividend Stocks With Payouts Over 5%

7 Winning High-Yield Dividend Stocks With Payouts Over 5%

It’s not easy separating the winners from the losers Editor’s note: This story was previously published in May 2019. It has since been updated and republished. Google the question “What’s considered a high dividend yield?” and you get more than 65 million results. That’s because many investors are on the hunt for dividend stocks to […]

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These Three BDCs Show Why You Need To Be Careful When Chasing Yield

These Three BDCs Show Why You Need To Be Careful When Chasing Yield

| August 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

A Business Development Company (BDC) is a finance company operating under special pass-through laws and rules. Pass-through business structures allow companies to not pay corporate income taxes as long as the majority of net income is “passed through” to investors as common stock dividends. Real estate investment trusts (REITs) are another well-known type of pass-through […]

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Undercover Yields Up To 8.3% That The Computers Overlooked

Undercover Yields Up To 8.3% That The Computers Overlooked

| August 5, 2019 | 2 Comments

We buy real estate investment trusts (REITs) for their yields first and foremost. Show us the money! Dividend growth is good, too. A 4% yield looks twice as nice if we believe our income will double in just a few years. After all, a 4% payer that boosts its dividend by 10% won’t yield 4.4% […]

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8 Monthly Dividend Stocks To Buy For Consistent Income

8 Monthly Dividend Stocks To Buy For Consistent Income

Our bills are monthly, most dividend payouts aren’t However, dividend stocks typically have one glaring weakness, especially for those who depend on stocks for income: their payouts occur on a quarterly basis. That’s not particularly helpful when our society revolves around monthly cost expenditures, such as mortgages, car payments, and utility bills. And that’s one […]

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The First Rule Of Successful REIT Investing

The First Rule Of Successful REIT Investing

| July 29, 2019 | 1 Comment

You and I know why people buy real estate investment trusts (REITs). They’re income machines that are literally mandated to take the lion’s share of their profits and put them back into shareholders’ hands as cash dividends. It’s no secret. Just about anyone who buys into REITs know that they produce far bigger dividends than your typical […]

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Three High-Yield Trades For A Market Lacking Direction

Three High-Yield Trades For A Market Lacking Direction

| July 26, 2019 | 0 Comments

A few weeks ago, the stock market major indexes set new record highs. Then as 2019 second-quarter earnings season kicked off; the markets pulled back. As we move deeper into earnings, it is impossible to determine where stock prices will go. This type of increased market volatility can produce more attractive return opportunities for covered […]

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