Tag: dividend payout ratio

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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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 Highest Dividend Yield Stocks At The Mall

The Highest Dividend Yield Stocks At The Mall

| September 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

When I went to the mall the other day and pulled into my usual parking spot in the garage next to Bloomingdale’s, it suddenly dawned on me… This wasn’t one of those driving on autopilot experiences.  I actually had to think about where I was going. And going to the mall just doesn’t seem to […]

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Dividend Investing Is Like NFL Football

Dividend Investing Is Like NFL Football

| September 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

I don’t know if it hits you. But this time of the year, there’s something akin to a spiritual reawakening. Football’s back. Let’s just get the hook for Deflategate.  Enough already. And please, no dividend deflation.  It’s tough enough making money on the market without dividend cuts. Before 4 o’clock on the afternoon on September […]

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The Boring Stock Dividend That Can Light Up Your Future

The Boring Stock Dividend That Can Light Up Your Future

| August 31, 2015 | 2 Comments

I got in the elevator in my building the other morning at six o’clock. A friend of mine was in there.  He’s 80 years old, and was heading out for his morning cup of coffee. He’s a Starbucks $SBUX fan, and a longtime Starbucks investor who has seen his stock split twice. We all get […]

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Dividend History Helps You Pull In Higher Income

Dividend History Helps You Pull In Higher Income

| August 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

New Yorkers usually can’t resist taking a shot at California. All the superficial showbiz glitz.  The shortage of history. I get it.  When San Francisco started to boom, New York City was already a few hundred years old. But… When Juan Cabrillo sailed into San Diego harbor in 1548, New Amsterdam didn’t exist. And in […]

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Donald Trump Owns Some Of The Best Dividend Stocks

Donald Trump Owns Some Of The Best Dividend Stocks

| August 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

This isn’t about politics. It’s about profits.  It’s about how you can profit from some of the best dividend stocks tucked away in Donald Trump’s portfolio. Donald Trump pegs his net worth at $10 billion.  Others say he’s worth less. Whatever.  We know that The Donald has a solid – and actually an enviable – […]

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High Dividend Stocks Revealed

High Dividend Stocks Revealed

| July 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Here on the beach in Southern California, I love to watch the tide. All the bizarre forces at play, gravitational forces triggered by the moon, the sun, and the earth’s rotation… much more refreshing and inspiring than a stock chart. But even with their predictability, the tides are as mysterious as the stock market, and […]

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The Best Dividend Growth Stocks For Uncertain Times

The Best Dividend Growth Stocks For Uncertain Times

| May 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

You probably don’t remember what you were doing on May 6, 2010. But I’ll never forget that day. The Dow sank almost 1,000 points in 45 minutes. Then, an hour later, it came roaring back, up 750 points.  Over the next 3 weeks, it lost another 525 points. So how about this 2015 market? How […]

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Dividend Yield For A Good Night’s Sleep

Dividend Yield For A Good Night’s Sleep

| March 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Don’t you love it when life is black and white? Well, it doesn’t get much blacker or whiter than when it comes to dividend yield. The number is the number… end of story. Well, almost the end of the story.  That’s because I’d like to share a couple of important things to know about dividend […]

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