5 Small Caps With Big Dividends

If you want to have your cake and eat it too, start with this list

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A Final Note

Personally, I think chasing yield in small caps is a misplaced endeavor. If you want yield, go for yield and stability in investment-grade bonds or blue chips. If you want capital gains, pick a company that invests extra capital in itself and finds big growth that way.

A marriage of the two strategies is like mixing a cheeseburger with chocolate cake — the two things work great independently, but poorly together.

But hey, if you’re making money with this strategy, then who am I to argue?

Jeff Reeves is the editor of InvestorPlace.com and the author of “The Frugal Investor’s Guide to Finding Great Stocks.” Write him at editor@investorplace.com or follow him on Twitter via @JeffReevesIP. As of this writing, he owned a long position in Apple but none of the other stocks named here.

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