Tag: dividend yields

2021 Midyear Report: The Best (And Worst) Dividends To Buy Now

2021 Midyear Report: The Best (And Worst) Dividends To Buy Now

| July 21, 2021

It’s mid-2021, and stock prices are up, dividend yields are down, and you’re probably wondering what the heck to buy for a decent income stream as we thunder toward 2022. It’s a head-snapping reversal from where we were a year ago, which makes now the perfect time to step back and plot our next dividend moves. So let’s piece […]

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Dividend Prices Will Continue To Rise Even After COVID

Dividend Prices Will Continue To Rise Even After COVID

| May 24, 2021

Annual dividend yields are falling against the backdrop of rising quotations, but the size of the payments themselves are growing. For a significant part of investors, especially after the crisis, dividends are an excellent indicator of the stability and adequate valuation of a company. The Annual Dividend Yield Of S&P 500 Stocks In March 2021, the annual […]

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Secure Your Retirement With Dividend Growth Investing

Secure Your Retirement With Dividend Growth Investing

| April 22, 2021

Inexperienced investors often chase “hot” or “trending” stocks hoping that they’ll buy at the right time and the right price. Those investors also hope that the share price will rise. That’s a lot of hoping — and maybe praying too. But, living on a prayer just isn’t realistic, no matter how great the song is. […]

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3 Deep Value Stocks for Income and High Total Returns

3 Deep Value Stocks for Income and High Total Returns

| March 12, 2021

They offer a blend of dividend safety, payout growth, current yield and capital appreciation potential Income investors sometimes take the route of finding the best income stocks to meet their needs based upon criteria like dividend safety, dividend growth potential, or historical dividend streak. These can help investors find great value stocks that will provide them with […]

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The Secret To Safe 7% Dividends (With Upside) In 2020

The Secret To Safe 7% Dividends (With Upside) In 2020

| February 12, 2020 | 0 Comments

I’m annoyed with this bubbly stock market. It’s making it nearly impossible for regular people to find decent dividends. Sure, we’ll always take upside, and despite overdone drops due to the coronavirus, the market has handed us a 4% total return since the New Year, building on the 31% it delivered last year. But where the heck do we […]

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5 Steps For 15% Per Year (Whether Bull Or Bear)

5 Steps For 15% Per Year (Whether Bull Or Bear)

| January 24, 2020 | 0 Comments

Will this bull market actually die of old age this year? The macro picture is dicey and stock valuations are pricey, but we must stay invested. The stock market goes up about two-thirds of the time. Permabears miss out on compounding and it’s not as easy to be a part-time bear as it sounds. To illustrate this let’s consider […]

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Dogs Of The Dow For 2020: Dividend Bargains, Or Yield Traps?

Dogs Of The Dow For 2020: Dividend Bargains, Or Yield Traps?

| January 8, 2020 | 0 Comments

The New Year is here, which means it’s once again time to revisit a contrarian (and income) investing tradition: The “Dogs of the Dow.” This simple yet famous dividend strategy involves buying the 10 highest yielders in the 30-component Dow Jones Industrial Average at the beginning of each year. It’s an income play, sure, but […]

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5 Cheap Dividend Stocks With High Yields And Annual Increases

5 Cheap Dividend Stocks With High Yields And Annual Increases

| December 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

These cheap dividend stocks have high yields, low P/E ratios and consistently raise their dividends each year When writing this article, I was looking for an ideal list of dividend-paying stocks that consistently raise their dividends each year. In addition, the dividend yields have to be higher than average. I used a cutoff of 4 […]

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One Way For High-Yield Energy Midstream Stocks To Boost Share Prices

One Way For High-Yield Energy Midstream Stocks To Boost Share Prices

| November 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

The midstream energy sector has been a scary place for investors. Despite high dividend yields, it seems that no kind of news will stop the relentless slide in share prices. It has been tough for investors to stick with their energy midstream stock investments, with share values dropping 10%, 20%, or more, even as the […]

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A 64-Year Dividend Increase Streak: Buy, Hold Or Sell?

A 64-Year Dividend Increase Streak: Buy, Hold Or Sell?

| October 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

Dividend yields are so low today that dividend growth is actually becoming cool. Income investors are combing over “Dividend Aristocrats”–stocks that have raised their payouts for 25 straight years–in desperation to find any meaningful yield. Problem is, these stocks are so popular and richly valued that they don’t pay much today. Nor will they yield much more tomorrow, […]

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