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.

Don’t Dump Dividend Stocks When a Rate Hike Hits

Dividend stocks get hurt when interest rates are going up, but wise investors will ignore the turbulence and keep their horizons long. Read Article

Microsoft: A Solid Dividend Stock With Upside (MSFT)

Microsoft has plenty of cash flow to keep raising the MSFT stock dividend for the long term. Don't wait to jump on this deal. Read Article

Starwood Property Trust Is a Top 10 REIT Stock (STWD)

Starwood Property Trust has been named as a Top 10 Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT), according to Dividend Channel. Read Article

The Top 10 S&P 500 Dividend Stocks for September

From jitters over the Chinese economy to the oil-price slump, stocks are down ... and so yields on dividend stocks are up. Read Article

Cash Dividend On The Way From Parkland Fuel (PKI)

Parkland Fuel will go ex-dividend on 9/18/15, and shareholders can expect a 9 cents per share monthly payout on 10/15/15. Read Article

3 Stable Stocks With Generous Dividend Yields

Due to recent market corrections, momentum plays will fade in popularity in favor of stable stocks offering enticing dividend yields. Read Article

Verizon Tops 6 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

Dividend stocks continue to deliver, and here are six leading the pack of dividend stocks increasing payouts over the past two weeks. Read Article

Ford Stock to Get Lift From Strong U.S. Auto Market

Ford stock should be lifted by the strong U.S. auto market. Jump in now at an attractive valuation with a great dividend. Read Article

Top Dividend Stock Eversource Shines With 3.7% Yield (ES)

Eversource is a dividend stock to buy based on it's outstanding 3.7% yield ranking as a Top Dividend Stock of the Dow Utilities Read Article

5 Beaten-Down Oil Stocks to Buy for the Dividends

Income investors should be poaching oil stocks as dividend yields continue to climb amid the weakness in crude. Here are five stocks to buy. Read Article

Ex-Dividend Alert: Viacom, Macy’s and Domino’s Pizza (VIAB) (M) (DPZ)

Viacom, Macy's and Dominos are approaching ex-dividend dates. It's time for dividend investors to mark their calendars for these payouts. Read Article

Snatch Up This Bargain 7.2% Yield Dividend Stock Today (SRC)

Earlier this month Spirit Realty Capital's CEO purchased shares in the company that generate a solid dividend yield. With SRC shares dropping on Wednesday, the yield is now bigger and less expensive. Read Article

6 Dependable Dividend Stocks to Buy for a Rocky Market

Dividend stocks with a long history of rising dividends are a patient investor's best friend. These five in particular have been upping payouts for decades. Read Article

Should the U.S. Follow China’s Dividend Tax Relief?

Chinese investors will now see lower dividend tax rates, while short-term traders won't. If this works for China's stock market, can it work for U.S. equities? Read Article

Ford Stock: Put F on Your Post-Correction Buy List

Look past the recent decline in F stock price. Ford stock is cheap and pays one of the highest dividends among American stocks. Read Article

Coca-Cola Stock – Is KO Finally Cheap Enough to Buy?

As the U.S. appetite for soda drops, you might think Coca-Cola stock is a bad bet. But diverse brands and a solid dividend make KO worth a look. Read Article

Ex-Dividend Watch: Automatic Data Processing (ADP) and Waste Management (WM)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/9/15, Automatic Data Processing Inc. , Waste Management, Inc.... Read Article

Invest With the “1 Percent”: Dividend Stocks

Using our Behavioral Valuation models, we bring you the top "1 percent" dividend stocks that the market is sleeping on right now. Read Article

Ventas (VTR): How to Play a Mega-Trend for Big Total Returns

Healthcare REIT Ventas (VTR) is already preparing for the next decade. Buy this value while it's still a value. Read Article

5 REITs With the Cash to Keep Kickin’

If you want to make sure your REITs are actually sporting QUALITY dividends, always look at funds from operations (FFO). That's what makes these 5 REITs stand out. Read Article