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.

5 Unknown Dividend Stocks With Surprising Yields

These dividend stocks may have flown under your radar, but don't miss their exciting dividend yields. Read Article

3 Stable Dividend Stocks With High F-Scores

Dividend stocks are the best way to get yield these days, and stocks with high F-scores are the best kinds of dividend stocks. Read Article

Watson, Cloud Lead the Case for IBM Stock

IBM stock isn't the hottest thing in anyone's portfolio right now, but its value, dividends and turnaround drivers have shares off to a strong 2015. Read Article

6 Stocks Trading Ex-Dividend Tomorrow!

Silicon Motion Technology (SIMO), Altera (ALTR), Apple (AAPL), Standex (SXI), W W Grainger (GWW) and Paychex (PAYX) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends on May 7. Read Article

High Yield Alert: CCI Stock Dividend Pushes Past 4%

In trading on Tuesday, shares of Crown Castle International (CCI) were yielding above the 4% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $3.28). Read Article

Buy Dividend Stocks on the Dips

The market's technical problems have been mild and short-lived, and as long as that remains the case, we'll be using dips as an opportunity to buy more of our favorite stocks and funds. Read Article

General Motors – Buy Cheap GM Stock for Big Yields

On April 29, General Motors Company's (GM) Director, Patricia F. Russo, invested $53,385 into 1,500 of GM stock for a cost per share of $35.59. Read Article

3 Ex-Dividend Alerts: IBM, Norfolk Southern, J.B. Hunt Transport Services

IBM (IBM), Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC) and J B Hunt Transport Services (JBHT) will all trade ex-dividend on May 6 for their respective upcoming dividends. Read Article

3 Double-Threat Dividend Stocks to Keep

When it comes to dividend stocks, investors don't have to choose between growth and income. The best dividend stocks have both. Read Article

HCP Stock Tanks Despite Earnings Beat

HCP stock has taken a beating on interest rate concerns. But this high-yield dividend REIT now sports a 5.7% payout. Read Article

7 Best Dividend Stocks Paying Investors for 100 Years or More

These are the seven best dividend stocks in the market -- each one has paid a regular quarterly dividend for more than 100 years! Read Article

Dividend Hike Alert: Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Upholds Tradition

Johnson & Johnson's latest dividend increase was announced in April 2015 when the Board of Directors approved a 7.10% increase in the quarterly dividend to 75 cents per share. Read Article

Apple Tops 13 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

Many of the markets most storied companies reported results this week, and as for dividend stocks increasing payouts, it was the biggest week in terms of marquee names that we’ve seen this year. Read Article

RSI Alert: Procter & Gamble Entered Oversold Territory

In trading on Thursday, Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG) stock entered into oversold territory, changing hands as low as $79.07 per share. Read Article

Don’t Expect Growth From Realty Income: O Stock Is Just for Dividends

Realty Income may have a solid dividend history, but the future of the continued dividend growth may be in jeopardy due to share dilution. Read Article

High Yield Alert: JNJ Crosses Above 3%

Shares of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) were yielding above the 3% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $3). Read Article

3 Big Oil Dividend Stocks To Buy

Falling oil prices have opened up plenty of opportunities for investors looking among the sector’s wreckage for bargains. Look to big oil for great dividends. Read Article

5 Cinderella Stocks to Buy for Big Dividends

The best way to avoid such pratfalls is to buy stocks that are overlooked, unloved and cheap. Read Article

2 Stocks, 2 MLPs to Best Play Oil

In the face of such uncertainty, I advise you to make your investment moves cautiously -- at least until the oil price settles into a clear uptrend. Read Article

3 Dividend Stocks That Continue to Provide

I advise you to focus your new stock buying on names that furnish a generous dividend yield up front, with the potential for increasing your payout faster than the cost of living in the years ahead. Read Article