Marc Bastow
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Goldman Sachs Opens the Vault: 18 Companies Increasing Dividends

Oct. 18, 2013, 1:58 pm EST – Abbott Laboratories (ABT) and Goldman Sachs (GS) led a big week of dividend increases that saw 18 companies pledge to toss more coin at investors. More 

BBY: Could We See a Quadrupler in Best Buy Stock?

Oct. 18, 2013, 1:28 pm EST – Best Buy stock is the Wall Street turnaround story of the year, and I think a recent BBY price target predicting $50 a share is reachable by year's end. More 

3 Dividend Stocks That March to a Different Beat

Oct. 17, 2013, 10:36 am EST – Finding new sources of monthly income from dividend stocks is a great way to enhance your portfolio. Here are three that fit the bill in different cycles More 

GE Earnings: Slow and Steady Wins the Race

Oct. 17, 2013, 9:47 am EST – GE earnings for the third quarter will come to light Friday, and while we should see slow signs of progress, investors expecting fireworks probably will be disappointed. More 

Yahoo Earnings: Have a Little Confidence in YHOO

Oct. 15, 2013, 11:10 am EST – Yahoo earnings come out after the bell today, and investors are looking for more concrete evidence that the Mayer strategy is bearing fruit for YHOO. More 

UTX Ups Its Payout: 6 Companies Increasing Dividends

Oct. 11, 2013, 1:18 pm EST – United Technologies (UTX) was among only a few companies improving their quarterly dividends during this highly volatile week. More 

HPQ: Meg Whitman Is Spinning a Hopeful Tale

Oct. 11, 2013, 11:35 am EST – HPQ stock holders might keep Meg Whitman around for a few more years given the increasingly healthy picture being painted at Hewlett-Packard. More 

Buy These 3 Stocks for a Monthly Paycheck

Oct. 10, 2013, 9:34 am EST – Investors with an extra-close eye on regular retirement income can secure themselves a monthly paycheck by bundling trios of dividend stocks. More 

3 Small-Cap Stocks With Serious Yields

Oct. 7, 2013, 1:20 pm EST – You don't always have to go for growth in small-cap stocks. These three small caps have relatively sturdy businesses that churn out 3%-plus yields. More 

Phillips Pumps Out More Income: 7 Companies Increasing Dividends

Oct. 4, 2013, 2:31 pm EST – Phillips 66 (PSX) and Kraft Foods (KRFT) were among seven companies that raised their regular dividends in the past week. More