Put Your Dividend Stock Investing Knowledge to the Test
Dividend stock investing has once again become a hot topic with the investing public. After long stints of avaricious performance chasing in the late 1990s and mid 2000s that ultimately turned south, investors now realize that the gains you make in a stock aren’t just via the share price. In fact, the dividends and income paid out by a stock can really take care of investors, especially during times where volatile price swings are the norm. And while it’s true that many companies either lowered or halted dividend payouts altogether in response to the “Great Recession,” a huge number of fantastic dividend stocks have returned to paying out very attractive income.
If you’re looking to take advantage of this new, old trend toward buying companies with sound dividend payouts, then there a few things you need to know.
The following 10 questions will test your knowledge, and hopefully, teach you a thing or two about how to make the most of your dividend stock investing and income-investing efforts.