Dividend Growth Investor
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Dividend Growth Investor focuses on high-quality dividend stocks, with solid competitive advantages such as growing earnings and sustainable dividend payments.

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Meet Richard Kinder: The Warren Buffett of Energy

Mar. 18, 2014, 9:05 am EDT – Warren Buffett is the most successful investor in the world, and Kinder Morgan's Richard Kinder reminds me of Buffett. Here's why KMI is so successful More 

Colgate-Palmolive Delivers a Disappointing Dividend Increase

Mar. 17, 2014, 10:05 am EDT – Colgate-Palmolive increased its dividend 5.9% to 36 cents per share, its 51st consecutive annual increase. The raise was not a strong one; hold CL for now More 

GIS Delivers Consistent Dividend Increases to Shareholders

Mar. 17, 2014, 9:50 am EDT – General Mills Board of Directors approved an 8% dividend increase to 41 cents per share, continuing a long-standing history of dividend increases. More 

Clorox Stock is Still a Squeeky-Clean Dividend Play

Mar. 14, 2014, 9:30 am EDT – Clorox manufactures and markets consumer products worldwide. Clorox stock is a pillar for dividend investors, and should continue to shine for years to come More 

How To Invest In Dividends When Markets are Overvalued

Mar. 11, 2014, 9:30 am EDT – There are always bargains in the market for dividend stocks; investors need to maintain a plan and follow the plan to maximize buying opportunities over time More 

Why I Use a P/E Below 20 for Evaluating Dividend Stocks

Mar. 10, 2014, 10:00 am EDT – Long time readers know that I use a price earnings ratio of 20 as one of the parameters in my set of screening criteria for dividend stocks. Here's why... More 

Altria Group: A Smoking Hot Dividend Stock Champion

Mar. 7, 2014, 9:00 am EDT – Altria engages in the manufacture and sale of cigarette products in the US. Despite a difficult environment, MO is a great dividend stock to hold long term. More 

Do Not Become a Victim of Fear in Your Dividend Investing

Mar. 5, 2014, 9:00 am EDT – Like all investing strategies, dividend investing requires patience to see you through rough times. Understand the facts and stick to it for the long term. More 

4 Practical Dividend Stocks for My SEP IRA

Mar. 4, 2014, 9:15 am EDT – Back in 2013, I opened a SEP IRA account, in an effort to minimize my tax liabilities for 2012. My choice of these 4 dividend stocks has panned out well. More 

5 Ways to Think Like a Long Term Dividend Stock Investor

Mar. 3, 2014, 9:15 am EDT – Instead of watching daily fluctuations in prices of dividend stocks you own, learn to understand your stock holdings. Here are 5 questions to ask along the way More