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7 Stocks Primed To Deliver 12% Annual Returns, Forever

7 Stocks Primed To Deliver 12% Annual Returns, Forever

| November 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Let’s talk about the only “market timing” strategy that actually works in practice – buying a stock before it announces a dividend hike. In a minute, I’ll show you seven stocks that are likely to announce generous hikes next time they talk to Wall Street. Their stock prices will then follow their payouts higher in the ensuing […]

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This Popular Retirement Advice Will Leave You 76.2% Broke

This Popular Retirement Advice Will Leave You 76.2% Broke

| October 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

How much money do you need to retire on dividends alone? This is a better question to ask than the typical “magic number” formula that most “first-level” thinking firms tout. Let’s review why their approach is fatally flawed, so that we can derive a more reliable method of our own based in actual reality (and funded […]

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3 Stocks To Harness The Power Of Dividends

3 Stocks To Harness The Power Of Dividends

| October 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

You like free money? Yeah, I do, too. It’s why I love dividend stocks. Companies that offer dividends are so confident in their businesses that they’ll pay you some free “thank you” money, just for holding their shares. If your portfolio doesn’t include stable, dividend-paying stocks… well, you’re missing out on free money. History bears […]

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19 Dividend Champions For Further Research

19 Dividend Champions For Further Research

| September 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

One of the most important factors that separate winning investors from losing investors is the ability to develop a process that you stick to no matter what happens. When you have a process, you take guesswork out of investing, and you stick to the plan through thick or thin. Ever since I started focusing on dividend growth investing a decade […]

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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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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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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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3 Safe High-Yield Stocks For Consistent Retirement Income

3 Safe High-Yield Stocks For Consistent Retirement Income

| April 17, 2017 | 1 Comment

Marrying safety and yield, these three stocks are perfect examples of the kinds of investments you will need in retirement. Their safe cash flows and large dividend payments mean that you can live off the income and not worry about the money running out. I recently read this quote in a retirement planning article aimed […]

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