Dividend Stocks

best dividend stocksThe key to any successful portfolio is stable growth and few investments are more stable than dividend yielding stocks. The additional income from quarterly or even annual dividends gives you the flexibility to earn some cash, reinvest in the stock, or disperse the capital into other investments. Our advisors offer information on both the companies offering the most consistent dividends such as Proctor &Gamble or AT&T, as well as dividend stocks with room to grow such as IBM or Verizon.

We identify dividend paying stocks with high yields, monthly dividends, and other attractive KPIs.

Northrop, Viacom Top 9 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

Amid the new highs this week was another strong pack of dividend stocks boosting shareholder value by increasing their quarterly payouts. Read Article

3 High-Yielding Utility Stocks to Buy

I suggest focusing your new money on a handful of interest-sensitive utility stocks that have already undergone sizable price "corrections" from their 2015 highs. Read Article

Ex-Dividend Alert: 3 Stocks Paying Shareholders Soon

On May 20, Cablevision Systems (CVC), Carnival (CCL) and Marriott (MAR) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Read Article

Ex-Dividend Alert: 3 Dividend Stocks About to Pay Investors

On May 19, Thomson Reuters (TRI), Avista (AVA) and ResMed (RMD) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Read Article

5 Tech Stocks to Buy for the Dividends

Don't forgo growth potential for the sake of income -- invest in these five tech stocks that feature juicy dividends or strong payout growth (or both). Read Article

Shop for Dividend Stocks in the Food Aisle

Everyone needs to eat, right? That's what makes food companies so appealing, and they are good dividend stocks as well. The trick is finding a good bargain. Read Article

Credit Cards Lead 10 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

Among the bevy of dividend stocks increasing payouts last week were reps from big financial, big consumer products and big airlines. Read Article

7 REITs to Buy Today for Growing Dividends

Yes, rising interest rates can rattle REITs, but they don't keep these income powerhouses down forever. Here are seven REITs you should buy on any dips. Read Article

The Best Dividend Stocks Are Always the Answer

Adding dividend stocks to your portfolio is an excellent strategy right now. Read Article

5 Cheap Dividend Stocks to Buy Now for Under $10

Don't blindly chase yield and come up holding lousy investments. Instead, consider these five cheap dividend stocks that actually have some promise. Read Article

WMB: Williams Companies Gets Even Better

Williams move to buyout its MLP WPZ and place it into WMB is huge win for shareholders longer term. Overall, the new Williams Companies should become a dividend machine. Read Article

Insider Buying Alert: Buy Lockheed Martin (LMT) for a 3.15% Yield

When highly ranked stocks turn up that see insider buying like Lockheed Martin (LMT), investors are wise to take notice. Read Article

8 Stocks to Buy Before Their Ex-Dividend Dates

Now is the perfect time to do so because we're coming up on a bunch of ex-dividend dates over the next few weeks. Read Article

9 Top S&P 500 Dividend Stocks for May

Yields on the highest-paying dividend stocks in the S&P 500 range from 5% to almost 8%, but remember: Chasing yield can be dangerous. Read Article

3 MLPs, 1 Stock to Buy for Huge Dividend Yields

Given the head of steam bond yields have built up since mid-April, I think slightly higher yields will ensue over the next few weeks. Read Article

2 Telecom Dividend Stocks to Buy; 2 to Sell

The telecom sector is place income investors come for dividends, but not every dividend stock in telecommunications has a dividend that's a sure thing. Read Article

3 Dividend Stocks That Are Flush With Cash

Be sure to find a dividend stock with lots of cash on hand, so it keeps paying you for many years. Read Article

Yield Alert: 9 Stocks Trade Ex-Dividend Tomorrow!

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, nine stocks will all trade ex-dividend on May 13 for their respective upcoming dividends. Read Article

3 Utility Stocks for Growth and Income

Utility stocks still have plenty of capital gains and income potential left. Here are three utilities to buy for income and growth. Read Article

PepsiCo Tops Off 8 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

Pepsi and seven other companies boosted their dividends last week. Here's a look at the dividend stocks increasing payouts. Read Article