4 Rental REITs to Play the Surge in Apartments

Apartment REITs will continue to grow as homeowners leave the market. Here are 4 great stocks for playing the trend. Read More

Penske Sets the Pace for 10 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

This week’s geopolitical tumult didn't stop 10 dividend stocks from a variety of market sectors from increasing payouts, including Penske, Cytec, HealthSouth and Susquehanna. Read More

Stamp Out Reynolds American After the Lorillard Deal (RAI, LO)

M&A in industries suffering terminal decline makes sense ... sometimes. But the Lorillard buyout doesn't. Read More

The Top 10 S&P 500 Dividend Stocks for July

From almost 5% to nearly 10%, these dividend stocks offer gushers of dividend yield even as the market marches higher. Read More

Seven Dividend Stocks to Buy for the Long Term

Some dividend stocks are too good not to own -- here are seven I bought last week and plan to hold indefinitely. Read More

5 Low-Beta, High-Yield Dividend Stocks for a Market Crash

These dividend stocks were putting up gains when the Dow was off as much as 180 points, which makes them perfect for the coming correction. Read More

Oil, Chips and Diesel Power Lead 10 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

What do an oil giant, a tech stalwart and a diesel engine maker have in common? They’re all dividend stocks that have announced increased payouts in July. Read More

3 Dividend Stocks Delivering Income for 50-Plus Years

The worst thing that can happen to dividend stocks is a cut to the regular payout. But with these longstanding payers, you don't have to worry about that. Read More

Philip Morris vs. Altria – Only One Is a Shareholder-Friendly Spender

Tobacco stocks are no stranger to debt. But Altria at least knows how to use its debt responsibly. Philip Morris ... not so much. Read More

3 ETDs Great for Fixed-Income Portfolios

Exchange-traded debt offer juicy dividends and stability, and ETDs are unlikely to go bad. That makes them great income investments. Read More

Big Tobacco – So Much for the Global Crutch

Tobacco stocks' ace in the hole -- rising demand overseas to offset long-term decline in the developed world -- is looking less and less reliable. Read More

35 Blue-Chip Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts in Q2 2014

We look at 35 big, blue-chip dividend stocks that pumped up their payouts this year. Check out the new payouts, dividend yields, dates and more. Read More

Should I Buy Coca-Cola (KO)? 3 Pros, 3 Cons

Do the bulls or the bears have it right when it comes to Coca-Cola shares? We take a look at the pros and cons of KO stock to decide. Read More

Harman Is Loudest of 4 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

This week’s parade of dividend stocks increasing payouts was relatively quiet, but don't tell that to audio gear maker Harman, or the three other companies boosting payments. Read More

Top 10 Dow Dividend Stocks for June

Looking for yield as we begin the second half? Look no further than these top 10 Dow dividend stocks. Read More

Dividend Stocks – Midyear Report Card

2014 has been a boffo year for dividend stocks, as the Federal Reserve's policy can't help but stir interest in just about anything with reasonable income. Read More

3 Hidden Risks of Dividend Stock Investing

Dividend stock investing seems like a low-risk way to invest, but unwitting investors can run into trouble with these hidden traps. Read More

FedEx Leads Pack of 10 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

FedEx Leads the Pack of 10 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts. Medtronic, US Bancorp, John Wiley also deliver more cash. Read More

3 ETFs Paying 14% That Are Safe…For Now

I decided to go on a hunt for the highest high-yield ETFs I could find, because ETFs would offer some safety in their inherent diversification. If a few stocks in the ETF imploded, the entire ETF may not go down with them. Read More

4 U.S. Stocks Getting Boosted by the Eurozone Stimulus

The ECB is opening the floodgate of eurozone stimulus, which will boost income stocks globally. Here are four U.S. stocks that will benefit. Read More