Tag: dividend yields

6 Big Dividend Stocks To Buy As Yields Plunge

6 Big Dividend Stocks To Buy As Yields Plunge

Yields are plunging, and that makes big dividend stocks look that much more attractive A lot happened in financial markets in May. One of the more important things that happened was in the bond market. Fixed income yields plunged in May on concerns that the global economy is slowing and will continue to slow as […]

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Dump These 5 High-Yield Funds Before They Blow Up Your Portfolio

Dump These 5 High-Yield Funds Before They Blow Up Your Portfolio

| May 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

Last week I was an invited speaker at the Las Vegas MoneyShow and made several presentations concerning income and dividend stock investing. I like the Q&A portion at the end of each talk. I benefit from learning what income focused investors are most interested in. One topic that came up several times was my opinion […]

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5 Rules For Recession-Proof 15% Returns Per Year (Bull Or Bear!)

5 Rules For Recession-Proof 15% Returns Per Year (Bull Or Bear!)

| May 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

Did the latest tariff tiff set the stage for the next pullback in stocks? Will this bull market actually die of old age? 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 […]

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Dump These 3 High-Yield Stocks Fast As The Yield Curve Flattens

Dump These 3 High-Yield Stocks Fast As The Yield Curve Flattens

| May 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

After a decade of zero percent short term rates, in 2016 the Federal Reserve Board started to increase its Fed Funds Rate, which is the rate that drives all short term interest rates. That rate is now effectively 2.5%. Over the same period, rates at the longer end of the yield curve have not risen […]

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Sitting On Cash? 3 Dividends Up To 7.5% That’ll Sail If Markets Sink

Sitting On Cash? 3 Dividends Up To 7.5% That’ll Sail If Markets Sink

| April 19, 2019 | 2 Comments

If your mattress is a bit heavy on cash these days, you’re probably grinding your teeth every day as the markets tick higher. Should you be in the market? Shouldn’t the market pull back eventually? Here’s a solution that’ll get your “buy and hope” friends out of your face: buy some dividend machines that’ll pay you […]

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Buy And Hold These Three High-Yield Stocks With A Long Track Record Of Dividend Growth

Buy And Hold These Three High-Yield Stocks With A Long Track Record Of Dividend Growth

| April 3, 2019 | 1 Comment

Stocks that qualify for near permanent buy and hold status are rare. It’s the nature of investing in stocks to have companies that lose their way or don’t live up to expectations. Then there are the new stocks we find that may be exciting opportunities, and to invest in them current holdings may need to […]

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Why Income Investors Should Avoid Amazon And Buy Tech Dividend Stocks

Why Income Investors Should Avoid Amazon And Buy Tech Dividend Stocks

Growth stocks are typically purchased for their high rate of revenue and EPS growth. When everything goes according to plan, shareholders can earn excellent returns through a rising share price. Amazon (AMZN) is among the top growth stocks in the entire market. In the past five years, Amazon has produced annual returns of 39%, compared […]

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5 Real Estate Stocks To Buy For Dividend Income

5 Real Estate Stocks To Buy For Dividend Income

These stocks have a track record of steady, high-yield dividends Real estate stocks have become a popular income investment vehicle. Most operate as real estate investment trusts (REITs). These REITs are supposed to pay at least 90% of their income in the form of dividends. In exchange, the REIT does not have to pay income […]

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My Personal 5-Step Plan For 6%+ Dividends In REITs

My Personal 5-Step Plan For 6%+ Dividends In REITs

| February 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

If you’re hunting for income, your job just got a lot tougher, and it’s all the Federal Reserve’s fault! Fed Chair Jerome Powell’s recent cave-in on rate hikes means the central bank is out of action for the rest of 2019—and its next move could even be a cut. Sure, this has been great for stock prices, which surged […]

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3 Monthly Dividend Stocks To Buy That Beat Back Inflation

3 Monthly Dividend Stocks To Buy That Beat Back Inflation

| February 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

These dependable monthly dividend-payers belong in any portfolio The vast number of U.S.-listed stocks that pay dividends do so on a quarterly basis. Beyond the borders of the nation, many dividend-paying stocks stretch out their distributions to bi-annual or even annual payments. Their argument is that the company does its business and after their fiscal […]

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