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The Lessons Of General Electric’s Dividend Cut

The Lessons Of General Electric’s Dividend Cut

| November 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

The dividend cut that has been expected finally happened. General Electric announced it is cutting its dividend in half, a move that could cause many long-time shareholders in the 125-year-old conglomerate to flee but also free up much-needed capital to fund a turnaround for the one-time American bellwether. CEO John Flannery says the decision was […]

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4 Dangerous Dividend Stocks You Need To Dump Now

4 Dangerous Dividend Stocks You Need To Dump Now

| November 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

If you hold dividend stocks today, you’re facing a particularly high risk of a dividend cut. That’s based on the latest numbers from FactSet, which show that 42 S&P 500 companies had payout ratios above 100% as of the end of the second quarter—so they’re paying out more in dividends than they’re earning. Worse, this […]

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High Yield Dividend Stocks For Safety

High Yield Dividend Stocks For Safety

| October 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

On a mild Saturday night a few weeks back, I went with a good friend to Donovan’s on Prospect Street in LaJolla. What a terrific place, one of those classic American steakhouses we can’t seem to get enough of. It got me thinking about the strange similarities shared by steaks and stocks. A steak that […]

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Dividend Payout Ratio Bombs Ready To Explode

Dividend Payout Ratio Bombs Ready To Explode

| February 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Dividend payout ratio bombs ready to explode? What’s this all about? And what makes the dividend payout ratio so explosive? I’m about to show you three stocks that are likely to blow up. You might as well haul around a volatile mixture of NI-3. That’s the explosive amateur crackpots mix up using iodine and ammonia. […]

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