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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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Dividend Aristocrats List For 2017

Dividend Aristocrats List For 2017

| April 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

The S&P Dividend Aristocrats index is an elite group of companies, members of the S&P 500, which have managed to increase dividends every year for at least 25 consecutive years. To qualify for membership in the S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats, a stock must satisfy the following criteria: Be a member of the S&P 500 Have […]

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Six Infrastructure Plays That Pay 6%+

Six Infrastructure Plays That Pay 6%+

| April 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

A $1 trillion infrastructure proposal is officially on the way later this year. Should we income investors buy any stocks now? The answer’s yes – provided we avoid the popular names. After all, would you want to place your retirement hopes on the next spin of this roulette wheel? Spin the Wheel on Retirement? Caterpillar […]

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3 Dividend Stocks To Own If The Market Takes A Dive

3 Dividend Stocks To Own If The Market Takes A Dive

| April 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Add some security to your portfolio by purchasing any of these three solid dividend stocks that would hold up well if the Trump trade starts to fade. Now might be the best time to take some profits and reinvest them into these attractive and safe dividend stocks. U.S. stocks have been sinking as the Donald […]

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What Do You Do With Dividends?

What Do You Do With Dividends?

Income investing is a big part of what I do. It’s rare for me to buy a stock that doesn’t pay a respectable dividend, and I have an entire newsletter – Peak Income – dedicated to finding decent yields in a world where most CDs and savings accounts barely yield anything at all. But you […]

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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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4 High-Yield Stocks About To Boost Their Dividends

4 High-Yield Stocks About To Boost Their Dividends

| March 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Building a portfolio of dividend stocks that regularly increase their payments to you has never been more important with the stock market at all-time highs and multiple rate hikes on the horizon. Add these income stocks to your portfolio today, before they announce their increases, and see the stock prices pop on the news.  With […]

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5 Snubbed Utilities With 20% Gains Ahead

5 Snubbed Utilities With 20% Gains Ahead

| March 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Utilities are a particularly enjoyable sector for income investors because they offer sustainable and growing dividends—if you choose the right companies. This boring and predictable model means utilities tend to attract risk-averse investors who jump out during times of extreme caution—even when there’s really nothing to be cautious about. That’s why the Utilities Select Sector SPDR […]

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Sell These 5 Dangerous High-Yield Stocks Today

Sell These 5 Dangerous High-Yield Stocks Today

| March 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

In most cases, investors like us covet the idea of being able to buy assets at a discount. If the investment works out, the combination of the asset increasing in value and the elimination of the discount can result in very nice capital gains. However, if you are investing in high-yield stocks, share price discounts […]

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The 3 Best REITs For Sky-High Total Returns

The 3 Best REITs For Sky-High Total Returns

| February 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

REITs pay decent yields and they invest in new properties to grow, making them great picks for the long-term As interest rates rise, bonds will pay higher coupon rates and will become more appealing to investors. This means that the other investments they have relied on for yield will be less appealing in comparison. Last […]

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