Tag: dividends

Three Blue Chips About To Raise Their Dividends

Three Blue Chips About To Raise Their Dividends

Last year, the Federal Reserve said it planned to hike interest rates three times in 2019. Thanks to the market’s slide late last year, those plans have been shelved. Now there are some folks on Wall Street who think the Fed will cut interest rates three times this year. How times have changed! With lower interest rates, […]

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10 Smart Dividend Stocks For The Rest Of The Year

10 Smart Dividend Stocks For The Rest Of The Year

If you’re looking to scale back on aggressive exposure and beef up safety-minded holdings, start here The market has managed to back itself away from imminent danger, bouncing back from a relatively serious stumble from a couple of weeks ago. It’s too soon to say stocks will be able to remain out of trouble, though. […]

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The Next GameStop? 5 Zombie Dividends Up To 13.3% (Sell Now)

The Next GameStop? 5 Zombie Dividends Up To 13.3% (Sell Now)

| June 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

I told you GameStop’s (GME) dividend was toast. Did you sell, or better yet, short the stock? Just one quarter ago, we chatted about the inevitability of this paper payout ending in tears: Brick and mortar video game retailer GameStop (GME) is a throwback to yesteryear. It’s survived the rise of digital distribution for video games thus far because Microsoft, Sony […]

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Building A Diversified 3 Stock Portfolio With High-Yield All-Stars

Building A Diversified 3 Stock Portfolio With High-Yield All-Stars

We’re living in a low-rate world. Get used to it. At the start of the year, the Federal Reserve had plans to raise interest rates a few times. Well, you can forget about that. Over the past few months, the Fed has made it clear that it’s shelved any rate hike plans. In fact, some […]

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Separating Real News From Fake News In The Stock Market

Separating Real News From Fake News In The Stock Market

| May 31, 2019 | 0 Comments

For an investor trying to build wealth, the massive amount of news coming out of the financial media can be contradictory and confusing. Investors often don’t realize that there are two sides to every stock trade. The seller doesn’t want to own the shares for a range of reasons, and the buyer does so with […]

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These “Pullback-Proof” Dividends Soared 64% (They’re Just Getting Started)

These “Pullback-Proof” Dividends Soared 64% (They’re Just Getting Started)

| May 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

Let’s ride this “tariff tiff” to a cash stream that’s double (and maybe even triple) the 2% and 3% payouts your friends are likely “grinding it out” with today. I’m talking about a stout 5% yield here. And that’s just the start, because that payout has surged 64% in the last 10 years, and is set to […]

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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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7 High-Yield REITs To Buy (Even When The Market Tanks)

7 High-Yield REITs To Buy (Even When The Market Tanks)

Here’s a great sector that will help you forget about trade wars One thing is certain. In volatile markets, income is a great alternative. And real estate investment trusts (REITs) are delivering some of the best returns in the space. What’s more, that outperformance should continue for a long time to come, with the perfect […]

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Yes, You Can Retire On $490K (Or Less). Here’s How

Yes, You Can Retire On $490K (Or Less). Here’s How

| May 17, 2019 | 1 Comment

Is your nest egg way smaller than a million bucks? Do you worry you’ll never be able to retire? I know: who doesn’t have this fear, right? Especially in today’s twitchy market. Good news: you absolutely can leave the grind behind. And probably sooner than you think. You can do it on far less than a million, […]

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The Top 2 “Screaming Buy” Dividend Stocks From The Las Vegas MoneyShow

The Top 2 “Screaming Buy” Dividend Stocks From The Las Vegas MoneyShow

| May 15, 2019 | 1 Comment

From the Las Vegas MoneyShow, Paris Hotel. This week the Investors Alley editorial team is at the annual Las Vegas MoneyShow. As I have for the past five years, I will be making presentations covering different dividend stock investment strategies. This is a good time to share my stock picks for the show’s annual Top […]

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