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This Gimmicky Dividend Strategy Will Cost You Money (Do This Instead)

This Gimmicky Dividend Strategy Will Cost You Money (Do This Instead)

| July 27, 2022

These days, everyone is looking for safety—and that’s got some folks pondering some pretty, er, unusual strategies that seem secure but are in fact anything but. One such strategy is known as dividend capture, which sounds like a way to bag a company’s quarterly cash dividend without taking the risk of owning the shares. I don’t like the name because […]

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Dividend Capture Strategy: What You Need To Know

Dividend Capture Strategy: What You Need To Know

| June 8, 2022

A dividend capture strategy is an income-focused stock trading strategy that experienced traders also call “buying the dividend.” The dividend capture strategy means that you purchase stocks before their ex-dividend date. At this point, you hold onto them until the company issues its dividend payout. Day traders often utilize this strategy to make the most of dividend payouts. […]

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Pay Your Holiday Bills With These Monthly Dividend Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Soon

Pay Your Holiday Bills With These Monthly Dividend Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Soon

| December 4, 2019 | 0 Comments

The general practice among dividend paying U.S. corporations is to declare and pay dividends quarterly, or four times a year. This contrasts with how we pay our bills and expenses. The credit card, mortgage, power, and other bills show up every month. For an investor using dividend income to pay living expenses, this mismatch makes […]

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10 Highest Yield Dividend Stocks Going Ex-Div This Week

10 Highest Yield Dividend Stocks Going Ex-Div This Week

| July 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

The rules of dividend payouts are unique to the stock market. Each dividend payment comes with a set of dates. Each corporate dividend payment must be declared by the company’s board of directors. Once announced, the dividend will come with a record date and a payment date. To earn the next dividend, you must be […]

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Buy These 5 High-Yield Dividend Stocks Going Ex-Div Next Week

Buy These 5 High-Yield Dividend Stocks Going Ex-Div Next Week

| February 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

I receive a lot of questions concerning dividend dates. Income investors can help their overall returns by understanding when shares must be owned to be entitled to receive the next dividend payment. Buying shares of a stock after it goes ex-dividend means you won’t receive the next declared dividend payment. You can quickly have cash […]

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Here’s The Best Time To Buy These 2 High-Yield Dividend Stocks

Here’s The Best Time To Buy These 2 High-Yield Dividend Stocks

| January 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

Buying the dips on these two stocks, like Tim Plaehn explains in this article, effectively boosts the yield he earns on his investment and makes sure he puts more cash in his pocket. With his intimate knowledge of share price swings, Tim knows exactly the right time to recommend these two stocks.  When it comes […]

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