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5 REITs Raising Dividends In December

5 REITs Raising Dividends In December

| November 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

We are almost at the end of another year, and I hope your dividend income stream has marched steadily higher throughout 2017. One bit of assistance I like to provide is to list those real estate investment trusts (REITs) expected to announce higher dividend rates in the upcoming months. This knowledge can give you a […]

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5 Dirt Cheap Dividend ETFs To Buy Now

5 Dirt Cheap Dividend ETFs To Buy Now

| October 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

In general, fees are falling and these dividend ETFs are joining the party The U.S. exchange-traded funds (ETFs) business is about two decades old, but even with that age, an old fact rings as true today as ever: Investors love ETFs with low expense ratios. That fact is being confirmed this year as a massive […]

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Dividend Yield Or Dividend Growth, Which Is The Most Important?

Dividend Yield Or Dividend Growth, Which Is The Most Important?

| October 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

This is a guest contribution by Robert Kovacs. Robert Kovacs is the founder of uuptick.com, a premium stock analysis platform for retail investors. He is also an author on Seeking Alpha where he periodically publishes DGI investment research. Fellow dividend growth investors (DGIers), how many times have you read online that you shouldn’t chase dividend yield […]

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3 Closed End Funds For High Yields, Plus 1 Is Tax-Free

3 Closed End Funds For High Yields, Plus 1 Is Tax-Free

| October 20, 2017 | 1 Comment

Are you open or closed? No… I’m not talking about your personality type! I’m talking about open-end funds versus closed-end funds (CEFs). It’s a question we often get from readers, so allow me to give you a quick rundown on CEFs and follow that with a few specific CEF investments that yield some healthy dividends. […]

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New To Dividend Investing? Some Things To Consider

New To Dividend Investing? Some Things To Consider

| October 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

When searching for which stocks to invest in, a strategy to help narrow down the search entails choosing dividend stocks. There are a host of them available, and understanding the nuances of the strategy is key. Dividend Investing Payoffs Require Careful Thought Dividend investing has long been considered a solid way to take advantage of […]

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5 REITs Increasing Dividends In November

5 REITs Increasing Dividends In November

| October 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

2017 has been volatile but so far into the year yielded a flat return for REIT investors. If you look at the Vanguard REIT Index Fund (NYSE: VNQ) you see that in 2017 investors have been hot and cold about REITs. The result is a sector that is just above breakeven for the year. Over the same […]

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3 Stocks To Harness The Power Of Dividends

3 Stocks To Harness The Power Of Dividends

| October 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

You like free money? Yeah, I do, too. It’s why I love dividend stocks. Companies that offer dividends are so confident in their businesses that they’ll pay you some free “thank you” money, just for holding their shares. If your portfolio doesn’t include stable, dividend-paying stocks… well, you’re missing out on free money. History bears […]

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The 10 Safest Blue-Chip Dividend Stocks For The Rest Of The Year

The 10 Safest Blue-Chip Dividend Stocks For The Rest Of The Year

Improve your chances of generating safe income and preserving capital with these companies With interest rates remaining near record lows and many stocks around the world trading near record highs, plenty of conservative income investors who are in need of a return feel stuck between a rock and a hard place. Fortunately, hundreds of companies […]

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3 Explosive Dividend Stocks No One Is Talking About

3 Explosive Dividend Stocks No One Is Talking About

| September 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

Today I’m going to expose a major mistake way too many folks make. Then I’m going to reveal 3 totally ignored stocks whose dividends are soaring. They yield up to 5.8% now and are poised for 50%+ gains in short order! More on those in a moment. First, we need to talk about that classic wealth-killing blunder. Funny thing […]

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Sell These 3 Popular High-Yield Stocks Before They Crash

Sell These 3 Popular High-Yield Stocks Before They Crash

| September 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Sometimes what looks like a great investment deal is just the opposite. I see many investors and financial writers who view stocks trading at a discount to book value as “good deals”. The reality is that these “good deals” are often a danger to your portfolio value. This especially applies to the business development company […]

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