Tag: Dividend Yield

AT&T: Dialing Up Dividend Income With A 6%+ Yield

AT&T: Dialing Up Dividend Income With A 6%+ Yield

| August 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

Investors looking for blue-chip dividend stocks should consider the Dividend Aristocrats, which have increased their shareholder payouts for at least 25 years in a row. These stocks have stood the test of time, thanks to strong competitive advantages and top brands. AT&T Inc. (T) is a Dividend Aristocrat, and has increased its dividend for over 30 […]

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7 Tech Stocks That Pay Dividends

7 Tech Stocks That Pay Dividends

| August 10, 2018 | 1 Comment

If you think the technology sector is only for growth investing, think again When investors think of dividend stocks, tech names don’t usually come to mind. Technology is a growth industry, and investors generally prefer that any idle, excess cash gets put back into the business. That’s the best ROI opportunity. It’s a misnomer to […]

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5 Top-Notch Dividend ETFs That Investors Should Consider Today

5 Top-Notch Dividend ETFs That Investors Should Consider Today

Dividend ETFs are still one of the best ways to score income in your portfolio Despite the recent jumps to interest rates, there’s a good chance your savings account is still a bit sorry. Traditional income products like CDs, money market funds and even bonds are still paying pitiful amounts of interest to savers. Finding […]

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The 3 Highest Yielding S&P 500 Stocks Today

The 3 Highest Yielding S&P 500 Stocks Today

Income investors can quickly search for potential buying opportunities by screening for the highest-yielding stocks in the S&P 500 Index. While the S&P Index as a whole has an average dividend yield of just 1.8%, many individual stocks within the index offer much higher yields. Income investors, such as retirees, have good reason to favor high-yield […]

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3 High-Yield Dividend Funds Taking Advantage Of Market Volatility

3 High-Yield Dividend Funds Taking Advantage Of Market Volatility

| July 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

Outside of the FAANG bubble, to date in 2018 the U.S. stock market has trended sideways. As you may be aware, that sideways direction has been punctuated by large daily moves in both directions – up and down. Increased market volatility can produce more attractive return opportunities for covered call option traders. However, you don’t […]

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5 Dividend Mutual Funds For Volatile Markets

5 Dividend Mutual Funds For Volatile Markets

Taking a more conservative approach may be warranted, as interest rates rise and there are threats of a global trade war Unless you invested in select areas of the markets — like the Internet giants and cloud operators — it’s been challenging year. Note that the return on the S&P 500 has been a mere 3%. Now […]

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5 “Cash Cow” Dividend Aristocrats Paying Up To 6%

5 “Cash Cow” Dividend Aristocrats Paying Up To 6%

| July 9, 2018 | 0 Comments

S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats are great if you’ve already owned them for many years or decades. These stocks have raised their payouts for 25 straight years or more. Since share prices rise as their underlying dividends rise, these stocks have showered investors with 500% to 1,000% returns or better. BUT – if you’re looking for yield today, “Club […]

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4 Real Estate Stocks Paying Monster Dividends To Shareholders

4 Real Estate Stocks Paying Monster Dividends To Shareholders

These real estate stocks pay high dividends while maintaining or growing earnings The popularity of real estate investment trusts (REITs) hinges heavily on dividends. Equity (meaning non-mortgage) REITs pay on average of 4.1% in dividends, vs. 1.8% for the S&P 500. Tax rules tend to boost dividend payments for these real estate stocks. If REITs agree to pay out […]

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5 Bargain-Basement Buys For Up To 500% Payout Growth

5 Bargain-Basement Buys For Up To 500% Payout Growth

| July 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

If you buy a stock that eventually increases its dividend by 100% in the coming years, you’re going to double your money or better as that happens. Find a payout with 200%, 300% or even 500% upside? Then we have a secure way to total returns up to 500%. (We’ll discuss five generous payers in a […]

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3 Dividends Over 10% Actually Worth Buying

3 Dividends Over 10% Actually Worth Buying

| June 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

Groucho Marx famously said: “I refuse to join any club that would have me as a member.” When it comes to dividends, the 10% Club isn’t usually a badge of honor either. That’s because bigger isn’t usually better when you’re talking about dividend yields. The FOMC has targeted short-term rates of between 1.75% to 2.00% […]

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