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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Recent Articles

Clorox Drops the Ball on Dividend Growth

May. 21, 2014, 1:18 pm EDT – For my dividend growth portfolio, I'm looking for 6% annual dividend increases -- the boost we got last week from Clorox doesn't fit the bill. More 

Don’t Be Blinded by a Juicy Dividend Yield for Retirement

May. 21, 2014, 12:03 pm EDT – Sure, a 6% dividend yield looks nice today, but we're in it for the long haul -- stick with steady growers that'll keep you ahead of inflation. More 

Dividend Stock Investors: Beware the Risk of Being Cocky

Apr. 23, 2014, 9:45 am EDT – There are many risks to investing. For dividend stock investors, these risks can be divided into several areas, including these... More 

Here’s Why Dividend ETFs Are Bad for Investors

Apr. 18, 2014, 9:00 am EDT – Investing in dividend etfs is a popular way to play the dividend market. However, I am not a fan of the strategy; here is how I view the pros and cons More 

How to Tell When It’s Time to Sell Your Dividend Stocks

Apr. 16, 2014, 9:00 am EDT – Ideally, your holding period for dividend stocks should be forever. However there are times when selling makes sense; here are few examples to follow More 

How to Monitor Your Dividend Stock Investments

Apr. 14, 2014, 8:45 am EDT – Once an investment is purchased, it has to be monitored frequently. Here are some tips on how to watch over your dividend stock portfolio for the long term. More 

How to Deal with New Cash From Dividend Payments

Apr. 11, 2014, 9:00 am EDT – As a dividend investor, you have the luxury of receiving regular cash infusions on a regular basis. Here are 3 possible ways to put that money to work More 

Here’s the Very Best Way to Manage Your Dividend Portfolio

Apr. 9, 2014, 9:05 am EDT – The hardest part about investing is actually not doing anything. Yet with the right mix of steady dividend-paying stocks, buy and hold investing still rules More 

How to Analyze Dividend Stock Investment Opportunities

Apr. 7, 2014, 9:10 am EDT – Finding a dividend stock in which to invest takes more than screening. Investors need to look deeper, and here are some of the ways I analyze dividend stocks More 

When to Buy Dividend-Paying Stocks

Apr. 4, 2014, 9:45 am EDT – Focus on these 5 metrics to help in your analysis of when to buy a dividend paying stock to help crowd out the noise of every day stock watching. More