Tag: Dividend Yield

5 Stable Dividend Stocks To Buy As Fixed Income Vanishes

5 Stable Dividend Stocks To Buy As Fixed Income Vanishes

| September 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

Bond yields are at all-time lows, but these dividend stocks are stable alternatives Income in the bond market is rapidly disappearing, and that’s a weird concept to try and wrap your head around. For decades — centuries, even — investors around the world have bought fixed-income instruments for relatively risk-free income. The concept is simple. […]

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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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Why I’m Fascinated With Dividend Investing

Why I’m Fascinated With Dividend Investing

| August 30, 2019 | 1 Comment

I’ve been fascinated with dividend investing for many years. It goes back long before I started my journey to financial independence and early retirement. It seems so simple. You buy a company stock that is stable and has dividend history on their side. A stock that figures for a potential future of continued business with […]

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5 Healthcare Stocks To Buy For Healthy Dividends

5 Healthcare Stocks To Buy For Healthy Dividends

Healthcare stocks could be the best growth and income plays These days, the healthcare stocks are looking pretty healthy compared to stocks in other spaces. Despite political pressures about lowering costs, “Medicare for All” and importing drugs, the sector has been riding high on a wave of optimism and growth. Demand for various healthcare solutions […]

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Two “Trade War Proof” Dividends Paying 6.6% And 6.7%, Trading Dirt Cheap

Two “Trade War Proof” Dividends Paying 6.6% And 6.7%, Trading Dirt Cheap

| August 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

Markets went off the rails this week, as the 10- and 2-year Treasury yields invert. In fact, the 10-year Treasury bond yield just slipped to 1.627%, which was below the 1.632% yield on the 2-year.  That was the first time that’s happened since 2007. Even the yield on the 30-year bond just fell to an […]

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3 Dividend ETFs For Heaps Of Monthly Income

3 Dividend ETFs For Heaps Of Monthly Income

Looking for dividends? Then these ETFs have to be on your search list. There’s nothing better than getting paid for just holding on to an asset. Except if those dividends are paid monthly. Stocks that pay their dividends every month can provide faster compounding when those payouts are reinvested, not to mention budget simplification. After […]

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7 Winning High-Yield Dividend Stocks With Payouts Over 5%

7 Winning High-Yield Dividend Stocks With Payouts Over 5%

It’s not easy separating the winners from the losers Editor’s note: This story was previously published in May 2019. It has since been updated and republished. Google the question “What’s considered a high dividend yield?” and you get more than 65 million results. That’s because many investors are on the hunt for dividend stocks to […]

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Undercover Yields Up To 8.3% That The Computers Overlooked

Undercover Yields Up To 8.3% That The Computers Overlooked

| August 5, 2019 | 2 Comments

We buy real estate investment trusts (REITs) for their yields first and foremost. Show us the money! Dividend growth is good, too. A 4% yield looks twice as nice if we believe our income will double in just a few years. After all, a 4% payer that boosts its dividend by 10% won’t yield 4.4% […]

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The First Rule Of Successful REIT Investing

The First Rule Of Successful REIT Investing

| July 29, 2019 | 1 Comment

You and I know why people buy real estate investment trusts (REITs). They’re income machines that are literally mandated to take the lion’s share of their profits and put them back into shareholders’ hands as cash dividends. It’s no secret. Just about anyone who buys into REITs know that they produce far bigger dividends than your typical […]

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Three High-Yield Trades For A Market Lacking Direction

Three High-Yield Trades For A Market Lacking Direction

| July 26, 2019 | 0 Comments

A few weeks ago, the stock market major indexes set new record highs. Then as 2019 second-quarter earnings season kicked off; the markets pulled back. As we move deeper into earnings, it is impossible to determine where stock prices will go. This type of increased market volatility can produce more attractive return opportunities for covered […]

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