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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.

3 Dividend Stocks Perfect For An IRA (WDR, GHL, T)

Dividend stocks face problems for investors when income is taxed. Here are dividend stocks for your IRA that can help Read Article

Why Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (ADR) (TEVA) Stock Is Going to $40

Teva Pharmaceutical (TEVA) offers good value, especially when combined with its 4.49% annual dividend yield. Here's how TEVA stock is heading to $40. Read Article

Why General Electric Company (GE) Stock Isn’t a Deal Worth Looking At

GE stock might have a 3.3% dividend yield, but the opportunity cost of owning General Electric is still too darn high. Read Article

How Nokia Oyj (ADR) (NOK) Stock Can Jump Another 50%

Nokia isn't the safest investment on the market, but cost cuts and a new deal with Apple should propel NOK stock toward $10 per share. Read Article

Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Stock Is Stuck in a Rut

Exxon (XOM) didn't move after earnings, which isn't a surprise given the hedge of upstream and downstream within the XOM stock business. Read Article

6 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts – CB NOC LUV MMC KEY GNTX

Six notable dividend stocks raised their payouts last week, including Chubb (CB) and Northrop Grumman (NOC). Read Article

7 High Tech Dividend Stocks With Yields Up to 14%

Income investors often ignore the technology sector. That's a shame, because tech stocks are some of the best sources of dividend growth Read Article

Buy Boeing Co (BA) Stock, But Do It for the Dividend

Boeing is getting a boost from military contracts, this time from Saudi Arabia. But when that story isn't driving BA stock, the dividend is. Read Article

3 Retail REITs to Salvage for Their Inflated Yields

Some retail stocks are dying, but quality, high-yielding retail REITs have been thrown out with the bathwater. Take advantage. Read Article

Nokia Oyj (ADR) (NOK) Stock Is Smart for Income Investors

Nokia reported good quarterly results. The slowdown in the Network division is moderating. NOK stock's business transformation is underway. Read Article

As KeyCorp Hikes Its Dividend Is It Time to Own KEY Stock?

KeyCorp (KEY) announced an 11.8% rise in its quarterly cash dividend. Is it time to buy KEY stock? Read Article

7 Top Dividend Stocks to Buy for Every Kind of Investor

The best dividend stocks are ultimately in the eye of the beholder. What matters is risk. This set of picks offers something for every type of investor. Read Article

AbbVie Inc (ABBV) Stock STILL Has Much More Room to Run Higher

ABBV stock has a lot more long-term oomph when you consider its current pipeline. Here's why investors shouldn't overlook AbbVie. Read Article

Qualcomm, Inc. (QCOM) Stock Can Reach $70 WITHOUT Apple (AAPL)

Assuming Qualcomm's deal for NXP Semiconductors closes, QCOM stock should sustain its current uptrend toward the $70-per-share mark. Read Article

Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Stock Is Making Moves to Power Your Portfolio

From buying new assets to tending its balance sheet, Exxon Mobil is set up well, making XOM stock a worthwhile buy. Read Article

Ex-Dividend Reminders Include Kelly Services, Inc. (KEYLA)

On 5/19/17 Kelly Services, Enable Midstream Partners and HollyFrontier will go ex-dividend. Here are payout dates for KEYLA, ENBL and HFC Read Article

Northrop Grumman Corporation Delivers for Shareholders (NOC)

Northrop Grumman (NOC) announced that its board of directors approved an increase in the quarterly dividend. Here are the details... Read Article

Why Sunoco LP Stock (SUN) Is a Top 10 Energy Dividend Stock

Sunoco LP has been named as a Top 10 dividend paying energy stock based on these key metrics Read Article

Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Stock Is a No-Doubt Dividend Gem

Exxon Mobil's strong second-quarter performance underpins its solid long-term fundamentals. XOM stock is an easy income-focused buy. Read Article

Is Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Stock a Buy or Sell Ahead of Earnings?

Cisco Systems is working to boost growth and pays a handsome dividend, but before you buy CSCO stock, you might want to wait for this. Read Article