Tag: Dividend investing

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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Dividend Or Growth Stocks – The Best Investment

Dividend Or Growth Stocks – The Best Investment

| August 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Should I Invest In Dividend Or Growth Stocks? To someone learning how to invest in the stock market, the amount of options you have can be somewhat overwhelming. Stocks, bonds, annuities, options, forex, ETFs. It can all be a little too much to think about. I’m going to take a little time to go over […]

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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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10 Best Dividend Stocks For The Market’s 10 Sectors

10 Best Dividend Stocks For The Market’s 10 Sectors

Diversification matters. So when you’re scouring the market for income, don’t throw all your money at just one or two sectors. I’ve been a big believer in piling money into the best dividend stocks, then staying there for a long time. Perhaps because the start of my career coincided with the nasty 2000-02 bear market, […]

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Thirty Dividend Champions To Consider

Thirty Dividend Champions To Consider

| June 5, 2017 | 1 Comment

I have written about my dividend investing journey for almost a decade now. One of the most common question I get asks how I identify companies for further research. In today’s post, I will discuss the simple steps I use to obtain a manageable list of companies for further research. These are all used for […]

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The Safe 12% Yield Dividend Stock For Every Investor

The Safe 12% Yield Dividend Stock For Every Investor

| April 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

With a rock-solid dividend payment that pushes 12% and serious upside in its price over the next 12 months, if you don’t own this stock in your portfolio, you’ll be missing out. Don’t kick yourself later because you didn’t buy. Instead, earn an easy 12% return a year with this one stock.  The market goes […]

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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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5 Can’t-Miss Dividend Hikes Coming This Spring

5 Can’t-Miss Dividend Hikes Coming This Spring

| March 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

“If you’re not growing, you’re dying” is a well-worn phrase slathered all over the business and investment world, for good reason: It’s true. And it strikes a particularly loud chord when it comes to dividend investing. If your retirement portfolio is full of stocks that are paying the same dividend they did years ago, then, […]

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7 Tips To Grow Your Wealth Like The Best Dividend Investors

7 Tips To Grow Your Wealth Like The Best Dividend Investors

| March 20, 2017 | 1 Comment

Dividend investing is one of the most actionable, repeatable methods of building wealth over time. Fortunately, there are many resources available to learn about dividend investing. Many of them are published by some of the most successful dividend investors in the business. These include books, websites, and even shareholder letters. One particular example is the portfolios of […]

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4 High-Yield Stocks Increasing Dividends In March

4 High-Yield Stocks Increasing Dividends In March

| February 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Having multi-year track records of increasing dividends, these high-yield stocks represent some of the top-tier income investments that can be owned. Buying stocks with accelerating dividend payments is one of the most sure-fire ways for building long-term wealth.  As a dividend-focused stock analyst, I put less emphasis on short-term share price fluctuations and more on […]

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