InvestorPlace » Dividend Stocks http://investorplace.com Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Fri, 29 Aug 2014 22:00:00 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.2 Scotiabank, Harris Top Group of 8 Companies Increasing Dividends http://investorplace.com/2014/08/scotiabank-harris-top-group-8-companies-increasing-dividends/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/scotiabank-harris-top-group-8-companies-increasing-dividends/#comments Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:05:53 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=554757 The final week of summer was somewhat quiet in the markets, but still there were 8 companies increasing dividends before Labor Day, including Scotiabank, Harris Corp. and Westlake Chemical.

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The final week of summer was somewhat quiet in the markets, but still there were 8 companies increasing dividends before Labor Day, including Scotiabank, Harris Corp. and Westlake Chemical.

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NYSE:BNS NYSE:HRS NASDAQ:ESCA NASDAQ:MBFI NASDAQ:OLBK NASDAQ:RAVN NYSE:SLH NYSE:WLK Dividend Stocks
Top 10 Dow Dividend Stocks for August http://investorplace.com/2014/08/top-dow-dividend-stocks-2/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/top-dow-dividend-stocks-2/#comments Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:50:04 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=554638 Dow Jones Industrials will continue to be a go-to for many individual investors seeking dividends from solid, blue-chip names.

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Dow Jones Industrials will continue to be a go-to for many individual investors seeking dividends from solid, blue-chip names.

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NYSE:KO NYSE:MRK NASDAQ:CSCO NYSE:PG NYSE:CVX NYSE:GE NYSE:MCD NYSE:PFE NYSE:VZ NYSE:T Dividend Stocks
Dividend Stocks Also Make Attractive M&A Targets http://investorplace.com/2014/08/dividend-stocks-great-acquisitions-bud-fdo-dd-dltr/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/dividend-stocks-great-acquisitions-bud-fdo-dd-dltr/#comments Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:00:00 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=553596 When companies are looking to grow through mergers and acquisitions, the competitive positions and growing profits and distributions make dividend stocks most enticing.

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When companies are looking to grow through mergers and acquisitions, the competitive positions and growing profits and distributions make dividend stocks most enticing.

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NYSE:FDO NYSE:BUD NYSE:DD NASDAQ:DLTR Dividend Stocks
Top 3 ‘Surprising’ Dividend Stocks http://investorplace.com/2014/08/dividend-stocks-blackrock-tnh-bcx-pdli/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/dividend-stocks-blackrock-tnh-bcx-pdli/#comments Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:31:31 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=553652 Income investors don't usually seek high yields from the energy, biotech, or agriculture sectors, but here are the top three dividend stocks to buy from those unlikely places.

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Income investors don't usually seek high yields from the energy, biotech, or agriculture sectors, but here are the top three dividend stocks to buy from those unlikely places.

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NYSE:XOM NYSE:CVX NYSE:RDS.A NYSE:BHP NYSE:BP NASDAQ:PDLI NYSE:COP NYSE:MON NYSE:RIO NYSE:FCX NYSE:ADM NYSE:TNH NYSE:BCX Dividend Stocks
Put Some Dividends in Your Cart With Target http://investorplace.com/2014/08/target-tgt-stock-dividends/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/target-tgt-stock-dividends/#comments Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:15:07 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=553642 Target has more than taken its lumps, and now TGT stock has become a great dividend opportunity for new money.

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Target has more than taken its lumps, and now TGT stock has become a great dividend opportunity for new money.

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NYSE:TGT NYSE:WMT NYSEARCA:XRT NYSEARCA:XLY NASDAQ:BEBE NYSE:GES NASDAQ:SPLS NYSE:DIS NYSE:TWX NYSE:STT Dividend Stocks
5 High-Dividend Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy http://investorplace.com/2014/08/blue-chip-dividend-stocks/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/blue-chip-dividend-stocks/#comments Tue, 26 Aug 2014 19:59:35 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=553298 Size, history and dependable dividend payouts never go out of style, making these blue chips stocks great buys.

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Size, history and dependable dividend payouts never go out of style, making these blue chips stocks great buys.

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NYSE:HCP NYSE:T NYSE:CTL NASDAQ:RRD NYSE:RAI Dividend Stocks
Despite Multiple Headwinds, Pfizer Stock Is Worth a Long Look http://investorplace.com/2014/08/pfizer-pfe-stock/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/pfizer-pfe-stock/#comments Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:41:01 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=553370 After a failed AstraZeneca (AZN) acquisition, Pfizer (PFE) must look elsewhere for growth.

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After a failed AstraZeneca (AZN) acquisition, Pfizer (PFE) must look elsewhere for growth.

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NYSE:AZN NYSE:PFE NYSE:GSK NYSE:PBYI Dividend Stocks
5 Best MLP Stocks Yielding 5% or More http://investorplace.com/2014/08/mlp-stocks-yield/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/mlp-stocks-yield/#comments Tue, 26 Aug 2014 13:27:05 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=553201 As income investors continue their search for yield in a low-rate environment, MLP stocks remain one of the best sources of income.

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As income investors continue their search for yield in a low-rate environment, MLP stocks remain one of the best sources of income.

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NYSE:WPZ NYSE:ETP NASDAQ:BBEP NYSE:NS NYSE:NGL Dividend Stocks
Strange Bedfellows: PDLI Fuses Dividends With Biopharma http://investorplace.com/2014/08/pdli-biopharma-dividends/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/pdli-biopharma-dividends/#comments Mon, 25 Aug 2014 15:09:09 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=552685 Looking to diversify your dividends? PDLI is one of the only names that can drive income from biopharma sales.

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Looking to diversify your dividends? PDLI is one of the only names that can drive income from biopharma sales.

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NASDAQ:PDLI NASDAQ:DEPO Dividend Stocks
Altria Leads Pack of 8 Dividend Stocks Increasing Dividends http://investorplace.com/2014/08/dividend-stocks-yield-altria/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/dividend-stocks-yield-altria/#comments Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:00:57 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=552459 Tobacco giant Altria Group is atop the pack of eight dividend stocks increasing dividends, a pack that includes Brinker and Williams Cos.

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Tobacco giant Altria Group is atop the pack of eight dividend stocks increasing dividends, a pack that includes Brinker and Williams Cos.

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NYSE:MO NYSE:EAT NYSE:WMB NASDAQ:GK NYSE:ITC NYSE:RY NYSE:SCI NYSE:BGG Dividend Stocks
5 Best Tech Stocks to Buy for the Dividends http://investorplace.com/2014/08/tech-stocks-dividends/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/tech-stocks-dividends/#comments Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:10:46 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=551902 Tech stocks aren't traditionally thought of as dividend plays, but these five stocks will give investors plenty of yield.

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Tech stocks aren't traditionally thought of as dividend plays, but these five stocks will give investors plenty of yield.

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NASDAQ:CSCO NASDAQ:INTC NASDAQ:MSFT NASDAQ:STX NASDAQ:GRMN NYSE:KO NYSE:PG Dividend Stocks
Check Out These 3 High-Yield REITs http://investorplace.com/2014/08/high-yield-reits-dividends/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/high-yield-reits-dividends/#comments Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:00:19 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=550940 These high-yield REITs seem like safe bets in a tough dividend environment.

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These high-yield REITs seem like safe bets in a tough dividend environment.

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NYSE:CCG NYSE:ABR NASDAQ:NYMT Dividend Stocks
3 Dividend Funds With Yields Higher Than 3% http://investorplace.com/2014/08/dividend-mutual-funds-yield/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/dividend-mutual-funds-yield/#comments Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:24:15 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=551089 Today's income environment is challenging to say the least. We did some digging and found 3 dividend mutual funds paying more than 3%.

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Today's income environment is challenging to say the least. We did some digging and found 3 dividend mutual funds paying more than 3%.

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MUTF:SVAAX MUTF:FDSAX MUTF:VGSIX NYSE:MO NYSE:T NYSE:DUK NASDAQ:INTC NYSE:LLY NYSE:HRB NYSE:SPG NYSE:PSA NYSE:EQR Dividend Stocks
Invest Like Warren Buffett – 5 Dividend Stocks to Buy http://investorplace.com/2014/08/invest-like-warren-buffett-dividend-stocks-to-buy/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/invest-like-warren-buffett-dividend-stocks-to-buy/#comments Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:23:00 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=551413 Warren Buffett made his earliest big bucks chasing value stocks, but his most significant success has come from dividend stocks.

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Warren Buffett made his earliest big bucks chasing value stocks, but his most significant success has come from dividend stocks.

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NYSE:BRK.A NYSE:BRK.B NYSE:MCD NYSE:WMT NYSE:PM NYSE:IBM NYSE:XOM Dividend Stocks
2 ETFs to Buy Now for Big Income http://investorplace.com/2014/08/dividend-etfs-to-buy/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/dividend-etfs-to-buy/#comments Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:55:34 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=551444 These baskets of income-paying instruments are attractive options for dividend-seeking investors.

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These baskets of income-paying instruments are attractive options for dividend-seeking investors.

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NYSEARCA:GOF NYSEARCA:SPY NYSEARCA:DIA NYSEARCA:GGN NYSE:GG NYSE:NEM NYSE:APC NYSE:AUY Dividend Stocks
KMI Merger Brings a Big Tax Bill for MLP Investors http://investorplace.com/2014/08/kinder-morgan-mlp-kmp-epb/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/kinder-morgan-mlp-kmp-epb/#comments Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:35:05 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=550573 Even though the exchange of KMP and EPB shares to KMI will be treated as a sale, Kinder has bold expectations for growth and savings that unitholders will benefit from.

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Even though the exchange of KMP and EPB shares to KMI will be treated as a sale, Kinder has bold expectations for growth and savings that unitholders will benefit from.

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Invest in Dividend Stocks for Retirement Planning http://investorplace.com/2014/08/dividend-stocks-retirement-planning/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/dividend-stocks-retirement-planning/#comments Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:30:03 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=549142 As Social Security becomes uncertain, investors worried about retirement planning should include dividend stocks in their portfolios.

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As Social Security becomes uncertain, investors worried about retirement planning should include dividend stocks in their portfolios.

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NYSE:JNJ NYSE:MCD NYSE:MMM NYSE:WMT NYSE:XOM NYSE:ADM NYSE:AFL NYSE:CB NYSE:CVX Dividend Stocks
Capex, Dividends and Buybacks – American Companies Are Spending Big http://investorplace.com/2014/08/capex-dividends-buybacks/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/capex-dividends-buybacks/#comments Wed, 13 Aug 2014 16:58:05 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=549322 Companies are trying to be more shareholder-friendly, via dividends and buybacks ... but contrary to popular belief, they're also investing in the future.

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Companies are trying to be more shareholder-friendly, via dividends and buybacks ... but contrary to popular belief, they're also investing in the future.

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Dividend Stocks
Top 3 Risks for Income Investors Today http://investorplace.com/2014/08/income-investments-risks/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/income-investments-risks/#comments Wed, 13 Aug 2014 12:46:07 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=549184 Find out which factors pose the biggest risk to your income investments, and what you can do to minimize that risk.

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Find out which factors pose the biggest risk to your income investments, and what you can do to minimize that risk.

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NYSEARCA:SPY Dividend Stocks
Buy the Next Dip in These 3 High-Yield Energy Dividend Stocks http://investorplace.com/2014/08/energy-dividend-stocks-to-buy/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/energy-dividend-stocks-to-buy/#comments Wed, 13 Aug 2014 12:28:30 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=549177 High-yield investors will have an excellent buying opportunity to catch some great prices as the market sets up for a post-Labor Day rally into year-end.

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High-yield investors will have an excellent buying opportunity to catch some great prices as the market sets up for a post-Labor Day rally into year-end.

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NASDAQ:MEMP NASDAQ:LINN NASDAQ:LNCO NYSE:XOM NYSE:KMI Dividend Stocks
3 BDCs to Buy for Their Big, Fat Yields http://investorplace.com/2014/08/3-bdcs-big-dividend-yield/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/3-bdcs-big-dividend-yield/#comments Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:11:29 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=548949 Middle-market companies need to grow, and that's what fuels BDCs' high-single-digit and even double-digit yields to shareholders.

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Middle-market companies need to grow, and that's what fuels BDCs' high-single-digit and even double-digit yields to shareholders.

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NASDAQ:AINV NASDAQ:FSC NASDAQ:KCAP Dividend Stocks
The Top 10 S&P 500 Dividend Stocks for August http://investorplace.com/2014/08/dividend-stocks-august/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/dividend-stocks-august/#comments Tue, 12 Aug 2014 15:34:17 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=548549 The market may have stumbled some, but these dividend stocks still offer gushers of yield.

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The market may have stumbled some, but these dividend stocks still offer gushers of yield.

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NASDAQ:WIN NASDAQ:FTR NYSE:T NYSE:CTL NYSE:RIG NYSE:TE NYSE:HCN NYSE:ESV NYSE:KMI Dividend Stocks
Will Kinder Morgan’s MLP-Eating Move Pay Off? (KMI) http://investorplace.com/2014/08/kinder-morgan-kmi-kmp-epb-mlps/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/kinder-morgan-kmi-kmp-epb-mlps/#comments Mon, 11 Aug 2014 15:53:04 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=548492 Kinder Morgan is making a play for its master limited partnerships, KMP and EPB. Here's what it means for holders of either, as well as KMI stock.

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Kinder Morgan is making a play for its master limited partnerships, KMP and EPB. Here's what it means for holders of either, as well as KMI stock.

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NYSE:KMI NYSE:KMP NYSE:EPB NYSE:KMR Dividend Stocks
REITs Rising – 5 High-Dividend Stocks to Buy http://investorplace.com/2014/08/reits-high-dividend-stocks/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/reits-high-dividend-stocks/#comments Mon, 11 Aug 2014 15:26:42 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=548488 Dividend stocks have become very popular thanks to low-yield. Find out which high-yield REITs are favorites among income investors.

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Dividend stocks have become very popular thanks to low-yield. Find out which high-yield REITs are favorites among income investors.

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NYSE:CYS NYSE:RSO NASDAQ:BKCC NYSE:AI NYSE:SNH NYSE:NLY Dividend Stocks
4 Solid MLPs Yielding 4%-Plus http://investorplace.com/2014/08/mlps-distribution-yield-dpm/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/mlps-distribution-yield-dpm/#comments Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:20:21 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=547799 MLPs still have the goods to deliver strong dividends in your portfolio. Here are five of the best 4%-plus yielders.

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MLPs still have the goods to deliver strong dividends in your portfolio. Here are five of the best 4%-plus yielders.

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NYSE:TCP NYSE:MWE NYSE:DPM NYSE:VLO NYSE:TRP NYSE:NU Dividend Stocks
BofA, CBS Lead 11 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts http://investorplace.com/2014/08/bac-cbs-dividend-stocks-payouts/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/bac-cbs-dividend-stocks-payouts/#comments Fri, 08 Aug 2014 18:13:50 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=547945 This week’s bevy of dividend stocks increasing payouts contained two very familiar names. Stalwart banking icon Bank of America,and media giant CBS lead the a cadre of 11 companies boosting payouts.

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This week’s bevy of dividend stocks increasing payouts contained two very familiar names. Stalwart banking icon Bank of America,and media giant CBS lead the a cadre of 11 companies boosting payouts.

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NYSE:BAC NYSE:CBS NYSE:BR NYSE:CSL NASDAQ:CCOI NYSE:MFC NYSE:PF NASDAQ:QIWI NYSE:SEMG NASDAQ:SBGI NYSE:SEP Dividend Stocks
Is Duke Energy a Buy After Scorching-Hot Earnings? 3 Pros, 3 Cons http://investorplace.com/2014/08/duke-energy-dividend-yield/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/duke-energy-dividend-yield/#comments Fri, 08 Aug 2014 14:54:13 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=548051 Duke Energy on Thursday reported strong earnings growth and an attractive 4.5% current dividend yield. But is DUK stock a buy after these scorching hot earnings? Here are three pros and 3 cons:

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Duke Energy on Thursday reported strong earnings growth and an attractive 4.5% current dividend yield. But is DUK stock a buy after these scorching hot earnings? Here are three pros and 3 cons:

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NYSE:DUK Dividend Stocks
2 Cheap REITs Throwing Off High Yield http://investorplace.com/2014/08/reits-high-yield-ari/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/reits-high-yield-ari/#comments Fri, 08 Aug 2014 13:52:59 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=548028 REITs make for great dividend investments, but most of them have little room left for price appreciation. These two are exceptions.

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REITs make for great dividend investments, but most of them have little room left for price appreciation. These two are exceptions.

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NYSE:ABR NYSE:ARI NYSE:APO Dividend Stocks
5 Buy-and-Hold-Forever Dividend Stocks http://investorplace.com/2014/08/5-dividend-stocks-buy-hold-forever/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/5-dividend-stocks-buy-hold-forever/#comments Fri, 08 Aug 2014 13:15:25 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=547435 The market's recent pullback has cranked up yields, and income investors may want to go shopping for dividend stocks. Here are five worth a look.

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The market's recent pullback has cranked up yields, and income investors may want to go shopping for dividend stocks. Here are five worth a look.

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NYSE:TGP NYSE:STON NYSE:APU NASDAQ:RRD NYSE:MPW Dividend Stocks
14 Dividend Growth Stocks to Buy on a Dip http://investorplace.com/2014/08/dividend-stocks-to-buy-on-a-dip/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/dividend-stocks-to-buy-on-a-dip/#comments Wed, 06 Aug 2014 17:40:02 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=546097 For the first time in months, the market is experiencing turbulence. Here are 14 big companies to consider buying while share prices are low.

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For the first time in months, the market is experiencing turbulence. Here are 14 big companies to consider buying while share prices are low.

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NYSE:GE NYSE:WFC NYSE:WMT NYSE:MCD NYSE:UTX NYSE:IBM NYSE:DE NYSE:GIS NYSE:BAX NYSE:AFL NYSE:CB NYSE:DEO NYSE:MKC Dividend Stocks
The Hidden Dangers of Defensive Stocks http://investorplace.com/2014/08/hidden-dangers-defensive-stocks/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/hidden-dangers-defensive-stocks/#comments Wed, 06 Aug 2014 15:41:12 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=546713 Defensive stocks - including dividend ETFs, low volatility ETFs, and the consumer staples and utilities sectors - are highly vulnerable to rising bond yields at this stage of the cycle.

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Defensive stocks - including dividend ETFs, low volatility ETFs, and the consumer staples and utilities sectors - are highly vulnerable to rising bond yields at this stage of the cycle.

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Buy This Growing MLP and Watch Your Income Roll In http://investorplace.com/2014/08/breitburn-dividend-income-stock/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/breitburn-dividend-income-stock/#comments Wed, 06 Aug 2014 12:40:50 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=547065 BreitBurn Energy Partners is making smart deals and paying out huge distributions -- what else could a dividend investor ask for?

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BreitBurn Energy Partners is making smart deals and paying out huge distributions -- what else could a dividend investor ask for?

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NASDAQ:BBEP NYSE:QRE Dividend Stocks
3 Small-Cap Dividend Stocks for Growth and Income http://investorplace.com/2014/08/small-cap-dividend-stocks-to-buy/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/small-cap-dividend-stocks-to-buy/#comments Wed, 06 Aug 2014 12:10:17 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=547006 You don't have to give up capital appreciation just because you want some solid income -- the very best stocks offer both in one neat little package.

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You don't have to give up capital appreciation just because you want some solid income -- the very best stocks offer both in one neat little package.

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NYSE:MEMP NYSE:NYMT NYSE:PFLT NYSE:NLY NYSE:PG NYSE:JNJ NYSE:KMP NYSE:PAA Dividend Stocks
Multi-Bagger Potential with Huge Dividends – For Under $7! http://investorplace.com/2014/08/dividend-stocks-intx/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/dividend-stocks-intx/#comments Tue, 05 Aug 2014 16:18:18 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=546427 With 10%-plus yields, multibagger potential, and limited downside, it's time to buy INTX and AT.

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With 10%-plus yields, multibagger potential, and limited downside, it's time to buy INTX and AT.

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5 High-Dividend Stocks Yielding 5%-Plus http://investorplace.com/2014/08/5-high-dividend-stocks-yielding-5-percent/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/5-high-dividend-stocks-yielding-5-percent/#comments Mon, 04 Aug 2014 20:00:53 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=545976 If you're looking for high-dividend stocks, you want to target companies that can sustain payouts, whose share prices are on the rise and have a decent future ahead of just the next quarterly distribution.

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If you're looking for high-dividend stocks, you want to target companies that can sustain payouts, whose share prices are on the rise and have a decent future ahead of just the next quarterly distribution.

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NASDAQ:CLMT NYSE:OHI NYSE:CTL NYSE:AB NYSE:MFA Dividend Stocks
Procter & Gamble – Will Lafley’s Breakup Plan Jump-Start PG? http://investorplace.com/2014/08/aj-lafley-procter-gamble-pg-stock/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/aj-lafley-procter-gamble-pg-stock/#comments Mon, 04 Aug 2014 15:47:23 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=545853 P&G's Lafley wants to "keep it simple stupid." The company is unloading more than half of its approximately 160 brands. What does this mean for the dividend, and will it revive the share price?

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P&G's Lafley wants to "keep it simple stupid." The company is unloading more than half of its approximately 160 brands. What does this mean for the dividend, and will it revive the share price?

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NYSE:PG Dividend Stocks
3 Oversold Dividend Stocks to Buy http://investorplace.com/2014/08/dividend-stocks-de-chd-smg/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/dividend-stocks-de-chd-smg/#comments Mon, 04 Aug 2014 10:30:48 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=545587 These dividend payers have sold off, but have such long term strength that you can rest easy with them.

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These dividend payers have sold off, but have such long term strength that you can rest easy with them.

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NYSE:DE NYSE:CHD NYSE:SMG NYSE:JNJ Dividend Stocks
Riding the Rails With 10 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts http://investorplace.com/2014/08/dividend-stocks-increasing-payouts-2/ http://investorplace.com/2014/08/dividend-stocks-increasing-payouts-2/#comments Fri, 01 Aug 2014 18:09:06 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=545775 Union Pacific, Crane and Valero top this week’s group of 10 companies increasing dividends.

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Union Pacific, Crane and Valero top this week’s group of 10 companies increasing dividends.

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NYSE:UNP NASDAQ:ARLP NYSE:ACMP NASDAQ:AHGP NYSE:CR NASDAQ:EBMT NYSE:HTA NYSE:RGP NASDAQ:SMBC NYSE:VLO Dividend Stocks
Top 10 Dow Dividend Stocks for July http://investorplace.com/2014/07/dow-dividend-stocks/ http://investorplace.com/2014/07/dow-dividend-stocks/#comments Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:31:16 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=545453 In an uncertain global environment, dividend stocks offer a measure of safety that many investors find reassuring. Here are the best-yielding Dow stocks for July.

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In an uncertain global environment, dividend stocks offer a measure of safety that many investors find reassuring. Here are the best-yielding Dow stocks for July.

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NASDAQ:CSCO NYSE:MRK NYSE:KO NYSE:CVX NYSE:PG NYSE:MCD NYSE:GE NYSE:PFE NYSE:VZ NYSE:T Dividend Stocks
3 Dividend Stocks Juicing Returns With Buybacks http://investorplace.com/2014/07/dividend-stocks-buybacks/ http://investorplace.com/2014/07/dividend-stocks-buybacks/#comments Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:53:41 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=543564 Find out how dividend stocks engaging in stock buybacks offer a double-whammy when it comes to total returns.

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Find out how dividend stocks engaging in stock buybacks offer a double-whammy when it comes to total returns.

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NYSE:AAL NYSE:UAL NYSE:MO NYSE:JNJ Dividend Stocks
Why I Buy Lower-Yielding Stocks – Yes, You Read That Right http://investorplace.com/2014/07/dividend-growth-stocks/ http://investorplace.com/2014/07/dividend-growth-stocks/#comments Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:21:04 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=544016 It's often to your advantage to buy the stock with more potential, rather than a sure dividend payment right now. Here's how I learned that lesson.

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It's often to your advantage to buy the stock with more potential, rather than a sure dividend payment right now. Here's how I learned that lesson.

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NYSE:OKE NYSE:OKS NYSE:OGS NYSE:WMB Dividend Stocks
DuPont Paints Brighter Dividend – 13 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts http://investorplace.com/2014/07/dupont-dd-dividend-stocks-dividend-yield/ http://investorplace.com/2014/07/dupont-dd-dividend-stocks-dividend-yield/#comments Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:10:12 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=543717 DuPont, Hershey and Nabors Industries top this week's list of 13 dividend stocks increasing payouts. Check out their new dividend yields and other info.

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DuPont, Hershey and Nabors Industries top this week's list of 13 dividend stocks increasing payouts. Check out their new dividend yields and other info.

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NYSE:DD NYSE:HSY NYSE:NBR NYSE:BHB NASDAQ:BBCN NYSE:BWA NYSE:BC NASDAQ:COLB NYSE:LNN NYSE:OKE NYSE:OKS NASDAQ:PROV NYSEL:RSG Dividend Stocks
Dividend Investors Should Shun AT&T and Verizon http://investorplace.com/2014/07/dividend-investors-shun-att-verizon/ http://investorplace.com/2014/07/dividend-investors-shun-att-verizon/#comments Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:52:04 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=543372 Set aside AT&T's and Verizon's reputations as dividend darlings for a moment -- your money is better spent elsewhere.

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Set aside AT&T's and Verizon's reputations as dividend darlings for a moment -- your money is better spent elsewhere.

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NYSE:VZ NYSE:T Dividend Stocks
4 Monthly Dividend Stocks to Buy http://investorplace.com/2014/07/monthly-dividend-stocks/ http://investorplace.com/2014/07/monthly-dividend-stocks/#comments Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:12:49 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=449215 Stocks that pay dividends each month are naturally some of the best picks, making these top monthly dividend stocks the cream of the high-yield crop.

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Stocks that pay dividends each month are naturally some of the best picks, making these top monthly dividend stocks the cream of the high-yield crop.

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NYSE:O NYSE:ITUB NYSE:ARCP NYSE:BBD NYSE:STB Dividend Stocks
7 High-Dividend Stocks With Low Risk http://investorplace.com/2014/07/7-high-dividend-stocks-low-risk/ http://investorplace.com/2014/07/7-high-dividend-stocks-low-risk/#comments Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:41:09 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=542738 Don't chase sky-high but unsustainable yields - instead, go after these high-dividend stocks that actually offer a little peace of mind.

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Don't chase sky-high but unsustainable yields - instead, go after these high-dividend stocks that actually offer a little peace of mind.

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NASDAQ:MSFT NYSE:WFC NYSE:JNJ NYSE:XOM NYSE:HCP NYSE:TEVA NYSE:MMM NYSE:C NYSE:BAC Dividend Stocks
4 Rental REITs to Play the Surge in Apartments http://investorplace.com/2014/07/rental-reits/ http://investorplace.com/2014/07/rental-reits/#comments Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:12:15 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=541105 Apartment REITs will continue to grow as homeowners leave the market. Here are 4 great stocks for playing the trend.

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

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NYSE:AVB NYSE:EQR NYSE:PPS NYSE:MAA Dividend Stocks
Penske Sets the Pace for 10 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts http://investorplace.com/2014/07/dividend-stocks-increasing/ http://investorplace.com/2014/07/dividend-stocks-increasing/#comments Fri, 18 Jul 2014 20:19:49 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=541584 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.

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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.

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NYSE:PAG NYSE:BEST NYSE:CYT NYSE:EPB NASDAQ:GMLP NASDAQ:GCBC NYSE:HLS NASDAQ:FISH NASDAQ:SUSQ NYSE:TLP NYSE:WST Dividend Stocks
Stamp Out Reynolds American After the Lorillard Deal (RAI, LO) http://investorplace.com/2014/07/lorillard-reynolds-american-rai-lo-stock/ http://investorplace.com/2014/07/lorillard-reynolds-american-rai-lo-stock/#comments Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:41:24 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=540509 M&A in industries suffering terminal decline makes sense ... sometimes. But the Lorillard buyout doesn't.

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

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NYSE:RAI NYSE:LO NYSE:MO NYSE:PM Dividend Stocks
The Top 10 S&P 500 Dividend Stocks for July http://investorplace.com/2014/07/dividend-stocks-june/ http://investorplace.com/2014/07/dividend-stocks-june/#comments Tue, 15 Jul 2014 14:48:49 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=540179 From almost 5% to nearly 10%, these dividend stocks offer gushers of dividend yield even as the market marches higher.

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

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NASDAQ:WIN NASDAQ:FTR NYSE:T NYSE:CTL NYSE:RIG NYSE:TE NYSE:HCN NYSE:ESV NYSE:KMI Dividend Stocks
Seven Dividend Stocks to Buy for the Long Term http://investorplace.com/2014/07/seven-dividend-stocks-buy-long-term/ http://investorplace.com/2014/07/seven-dividend-stocks-buy-long-term/#comments Tue, 15 Jul 2014 08:00:03 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=540395 Some dividend stocks are too good not to own -- here are seven I bought last week and plan to hold indefinitely.

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

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NYSE:XOM NYSE:IBM NYSE:CB NYSE:WMB NYSE:BAX NYSE:DE NYSE:RSG Dividend Stocks