Tag: dividend growth stocks

Why I Love And Hate Volatility

Why I Love And Hate Volatility

| September 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Investopedia explains volatility pretty well: In other words, volatility refers to the amount of uncertainty or risk about the size of changes in a security’s value. A higher volatility means that a security’s value can potentially be spread out over a larger range of values. This means that the price of the security can change dramatically […]

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The Blueprint For Successful Dividend Investing

The Blueprint For Successful Dividend Investing

| August 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

This is a guest post by Nick McCullum from Sure Dividend. Sure Dividend uses The 8 Rules of Dividend Investing to systematically identify and rank high-quality dividend growth stocks suitable for long-term investment. Dividend growth investing is one of the most straightforward and powerful ways to build long-term wealth. It can also seem highly complicated to those without […]

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The Secret To 24% Yearly Gains (With Safe Blue Chip Dividends!)

The Secret To 24% Yearly Gains (With Safe Blue Chip Dividends!)

| August 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

The best time to buy a dividend grower is usually anytime – if you’re holding period is long enough, that is. But what if you don’t have years to wait to get rich? Today I’m going to show you a simple dividend growth “timing formula” that will help you accumulate great wealth with shareholder-friendly stocks. […]

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Four Dividend Paying Companies Raising Dividends. Which Ones Are Worth A Closer Look?

Four Dividend Paying Companies Raising Dividends. Which Ones Are Worth A Closer Look?

| July 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

I review the list of weekly dividend increases as part of my monitoring process. Over the past week, there were several companies that raised dividends to investors. I am going to discuss how I came up with the list of companies that raised dividends this week. I will then also discuss the quick review process I go […]

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10 Dividend Stocks Growing Their Payouts By 20% Or More

10 Dividend Stocks Growing Their Payouts By 20% Or More

High current yield or not, these dividend growth stocks can deliver even larger, top-quality payouts down the road With thousands of dividend stocks trading in the market, investors have a number of flavors and income angles to consider. While many dividend investors are drawn to companies with higher yields — such as this list of […]

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Why Dividend History Matters When Investing In Dividend Stocks

Why Dividend History Matters When Investing In Dividend Stocks

| July 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Dividends are an important part of shareholder total returns. The following chart compares the long-term price returns (excluding dividends) to the long-term total returns (including dividends) of the S&P 500 (approximated using the ETF SPY). The 10-year rolling total returns of the S&P 500 over the past 10 years have been, on average, 82% higher […]

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Twelve Dividend Growth Stocks Rewarding Shareholders With A Raise

Twelve Dividend Growth Stocks Rewarding Shareholders With A Raise

As part of my monitoring process, I look at the list of dividend increases every single week. I then narrow the list down by focusing on companies that have raised distributions for at least ten years in a row. The next step of the process includes a quick evaluation of company fundamentals, along with valuation […]

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17 Quality Dividend Stocks For 2017 (And After)

17 Quality Dividend Stocks For 2017 (And After)

| January 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

One of the advantages of being a dividend investor is that I invest in businesses that meet a certain qualitative and quantitative criteria. This allows me to focus on quality compounding machines with established track records. This discipline also allows me to avoid overpaying for those companies. Even the best company in the world is […]

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4 Dividend Stocks You Need To Sell Now

4 Dividend Stocks You Need To Sell Now

| December 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

It’s a classic death spiral. I’m talking about the flight to dividend-paying—and dividend-growing—stocks in the past eight years. It’s easy to see what triggered it: US Treasuries don’t offer pay enough to cover inflation, and despite President-Elect Trump’s inflationary policies—more on those below—that won’t change anytime soon. That’s prompted income-starved investors to pile into higher-yielding […]

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These Stocks Will Hike Their Dividends 20%: Buy Now

These Stocks Will Hike Their Dividends 20%: Buy Now

| April 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

With valuations stretched and earnings sagging—a forecast 7.9% drop for S&P 500 companies in the first quarter—it’s getting tougher to find reliable dividend growers at bargain prices. You won’t find much comfort in the latest research from FactSet, either: in the fourth quarter, S&P 500 dividend per share (DPS) growth came in at 9.5%. That’s […]

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