Tag: dividend growth

Is It Time To Jump On The High-Yield, Hated Mall REITs?

Is It Time To Jump On The High-Yield, Hated Mall REITs?

| October 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

It may be time to make a high-risk bet on the loathed and downtrodden shopping mall real estate investment trusts (REITs). A record number of retail store closings in 2019 have investors fearing a Retail Apocalypse 2.0 and running away from the mall REITs. I realize that the mall owners face serious challenges, but I […]

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These REITs Are Expected To Increase Dividends In November

These REITs Are Expected To Increase Dividends In November

| October 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

2019 has been volatile, but so far into the year, a positive one for income stock investors. If you look at the Vanguard REIT Index Fund (VNQ), you see that 2019 has produced a steady increase in REIT values. After a great first nine months of the year, the market is showing signs of strain […]

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4 Market-Shattering Yields: 2 Contenders, 2 Pretenders

4 Market-Shattering Yields: 2 Contenders, 2 Pretenders

| October 7, 2019 | 1 Comment

A blue-chip dividend portfolio pays about 2% today. Put a million bucks into a bucket of these stocks and you’ll bank just $20,000 in yearly dividends. That’s barely extra change–on a million invested! There’s a better way. I prefer to focus on stocks and funds that simply aren’t as familiar as the big names to […]

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Are These 10 High-Yielding S&P Dividend Stocks Traps Or Treasures?

Are These 10 High-Yielding S&P Dividend Stocks Traps Or Treasures?

With the market off to a rough start in October, here are some high-yielding dividend stocks to consider Stocks started off the month of October on the wrong foot. Investors took one look at the month’s dreadful manufacturing numbers and hit the sell button on the S&P 500. With the trade war and impeachment headlines also […]

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The Key To 734% In Red-Hot Gains Is … Dividends?

The Key To 734% In Red-Hot Gains Is … Dividends?

| September 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

An “early alert system” for double-digit stock growth is hiding in plain sight. And right now, it is warming up for 50 stocks we’re about to talk about. I’ll share their names and tickers in a moment. This signal preceded 384% to 1,000%+ total returns for a pair of seemingly plain-Jane companies. Better still: It’s […]

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5 Tech Dividend Stocks To Buy That Aren’t Microsoft

5 Tech Dividend Stocks To Buy That Aren’t Microsoft

| September 27, 2019 | 0 Comments

The dividend increase at MSFT was great, but it’s not the only dividend stock to buy in the tech sector As we highlighted recently, the best place to find dividend stocks could be the tech sector. Need an example? Just take a look at Microsoft’s (NASDAQ:MSFT) recent wins on the shareholder rewards front. MSFT just announced that […]

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5 Safe Oil Yields Up To 8.5% (With Stocks That May Spike, Too)

5 Safe Oil Yields Up To 8.5% (With Stocks That May Spike, Too)

| September 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

Energy stocks are en fuego again after a drone strike on a Saudi oil facility. We’re going to (as usual) skip the geopolitical talk and discuss oil dividends that will benefit from this disruption. While “buy and hope” investors ponder basic ways to play the spike, you and I know that about half of energy […]

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5 Utility Stocks For Conservative Investors

5 Utility Stocks For Conservative Investors

| September 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

Utility stocks have a lot to offer investors these days These days, the news cycle is driving the show. It seems that every day, how the market finishes is 100% based on what’s going on with the trade war, what the Federal Reserve is doing, or just how good or bad the data has been. […]

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3 Bombshell REITs Yielding 9.3% (With Upside)

3 Bombshell REITs Yielding 9.3% (With Upside)

| September 13, 2019 | 1 Comment

In a second, I’m going to reveal three real estate stocks that are much better than buying rental property of your own. Why? Because this trio: Pays a 9.3% dividend, on average—with one yielding an incredible 11%. I think you’ll agree that this is a pretty tough return for most “real” landlords to get. Takes zero work—you just […]

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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 | 2 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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