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.


10 Dangerous High-Yield Dividend Stocks to Avoid

These high-yield dividend stocks could surprise investors with dividend cuts and weak performance. Beware these siren yields! Read Article

3 Dividend Stocks That Will Thrive As Interest Rates Rise

You can take it to the bank: interest rates are going up. Get ready for the inevitable with these three steady growing dividend stocks Read Article

3 European Stocks to Buy for Big-Time Dividends

Don't overlook European stocks when it comes to dividends. Companies like Diageo (DEO), Novo Nordisk (NVO) and Eni (E) are stellar. Read Article

MasterCard Inc Sweetens the Dividend Pot for Shareholders (MA)

MasterCard Inc (MA) declared quarterly cash dividend of 22 cents per share, reflecting a 16% increase from the previous payout Read Article

2 Old-School Dividend Growth Stocks for Income and Returns

For those on the lookout for dividend stocks with value and increasing payouts, consider these two stars under one single company brand Read Article

2 Cheap Dividend Payers to Buy Before Yellen Raises Rates

On the lookout for safe dividends? Take a look at these 2 dividend growers in advance of any move to raise rates by the Fed Read Article

Ex-Dividend Reminders Include Brinker International, Inc., South Jersey Industries Inc (EAT, SJI)

Looking at stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, Brinker International, South Jersey Industries, and PPL will all go ex-dividend on 12/7/16 Read Article

5 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts – DIS MKC NUE LZB COR

Five notable dividend stocks raised their payouts last week, including Disney (DIS) and McCormick (MKC). Here's what you need to know. Read Article

4 High Yielding Consumer Staples Dividend Stocks to Buy

The economy is on the recovery trail the presidential election hasn't dampened consumer spending. Consider these 4 dividend stars today. Read Article

5 Consistent Dividend Payers Raising Distributions

This week 5 dividend stocks raised their payouts for shareholders. Let's take a look at them... Read Article

Forget the December Rate Hike: Buy These 4 Dividend Growers Now

Still think the Federal Reserve may not hike rates this month? Time to change that view. While waiting, consider these 4 dividend growers now Read Article

Why Hormel Foods Corp Is a Top Ranked Dividend Stock (HRL)

Hormel Foods has been named to the Dividend Channel's S.A.F.E. Dividends list for the following reasons... Read Article

Why Walt Disney Co’s a Dividend Stock To Hold Forever (DIS)

Walt Disney Co operates as an entertainment company worldwide, and DIS stock is one of the smartest dividend buys investors can make Read Article

6 Great Dividend Growth Stocks for Higher Returns

Though rising yields have dampened the appeal for dividend investing, a dividend growth stock strategy is still in vogue. Read Article

3 Tech Stocks to Buy for Extraordinary Dividends

Most tech stocks pay no dividends, but some do, and a few -- such as CTL, NOK and STX -- are offering huge yields as well. Read Article

8 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts — MRK BDX HRL LANC ROP SJI KRG YORW

Ten notable dividend stocks raised their payouts last week, including Merck (MRK) and Becton Dickinson (BDX). Here's what you need to know. Read Article

10 Double-Whammy Dividend Stocks to Buy in 2017

With high yields and exceptional growth, these dividend stocks pack a wallop and are some of the best investments to make for the New Year. Read Article

3 “Dark Horse” Dividend Stocks Primed for 30% Gains in 2017

I'm going to share three of my favorite dividend stocks from an ignored corner of the market set to soar in President Trump's first year. Read Article

6 Dividend Stocks Sending More Cash to Shareholders

Each week I review the list of dividend increases, and these 6 dividend stocks just raised their respective payouts for investors Read Article

4 Dividend Stocks You Need to Sell Now

It's a classic death spiral: the flight to dividend-paying stocks that don't make sense, like these 4 dividend stocks to avoid Read Article