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.

HP Inc: Safe Dividend Growth or a Value Trap? (HPQ)

HP Inc is the offspring of the Hewlett-Packard split, and investors wondering if HPQ is a long term dividend play need to know this... Read Article

4 Ways To Start Earning Monthly Income Today (HYS, UTG, MAIN, CWB)

If you are looking for dividends 12 months a year, start with these 4 to generate monthly income today Read Article

73 Dividend Stocks You Should Have on Your Radar

In this low interest rate environment, dividends look great, and our Dividend Grader ratings show you where to find the best values Read Article

The 10 Best Blue-Chip Dividend Stocks to Buy for Q4

You can buy most of these blue-chip dividend stocks for the fourth quarter and hold them through every Q4 for the rest of your life. Read Article

Why Nucor Corporation is a Top 25 Dividend Stock (NUE)

Nucor Corporation has been named to the Dividend Channel's top dividend status based on our SAFE model criteria... Read Article

3 Big Energy Dividends Set to Grow (XLE, TSO, AMLP)

Energy is a dangerous sector, yet even in this area we can find value. These 3 energy dividend stocks are a great place to start Read Article

Why Kohl’s Corporation Was Named a Top Dividend Stock (KSS)

We look through recent Dividend Channel reports, picking companies that have experienced insider buying to find dividend stock of interest Read Article

3 Big Dividends About to Be Slashed—and 3 to Buy Instead

Today I'll warn you about a mistake that burns investors over and over and give you three dividend stocks for your retirement portfolio Read Article

MSFT Stock Analysis: Microsoft Debt and Repayment

So, how does Nadella build long-term value in MSFT stock? He allocates Microsoft’s capital in an effective manner. That’s his most important task as CEO. Everything else is secondary.  Read Article

7 High-Dividend Stocks to Buy ASAP

You can go full steam ahead on these seven high-dividend stocks now that the Federal Reserve has kicked an interest-rate hike down the road yet again. Read Article

8 Dividend Stocks That Make the Grade

With uncertainty gripping the markets amid a divided election and suspense on the part of the Fed, now is a good time to start looking for solid dividend stocks. Read Article

7 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts – MSFT USB AMT IDCC INGR LXP GT

Microsoft (MSFT) and US Bancorp (USB) were among the seven noteworthy dividend stocks that increased their dividends last week. Read Article

5 Rock-Solid Dividend Stocks to Buy on New Fed Outlook

Here are 5 dividend stocks that will perform despite the Fed's decision to hold rates steady for the near term Read Article

This Stock Portfolio Gets Investors A 5% Yield Tax Free

Municipal bonds are popular with retirees because they provide tax-free income. Here's a sample 4-stock portfolio with a 5% yield...tax free Read Article

Should You Buy Kinder Morgan Inc (KMI)?

KMI stock has recovered strongly in 2016. However, with oil looking shaky, can Kinder Morgan continue moving higher ... or will it start to reverse? Read Article

Microsoft’s Dividend Hike Is Not the Only Reason to Hold MSFT

Microsoft announced it will enhance its stock repurchase plan and increase its dividend by 8.3%. Here's our view on the moves Read Article

The 411 on Dividend Stocks for Beginners

Understanding dividend stocks isn't hard, and getting the basics can be vital to helping beginning investors decide on what to buy. Read Article

Use These 4 Key Ingredients for Successful Dividend Investing

There are four key attributes that need to be considered in order to be successful at dividend investing, and I've listed them here... Read Article

7 Dividend Stocks In The Danger Zone

Dividends play a large role in the decisions of some investors, but could be a big risk for these dividend stocks. Read Article

SeaWorld Entertainment Inc (SEAS) Sinks on Dividend Cut

SeaWorld (SEAS) is the latest company to announce a dividend cut, dropping the news yesterday evening. Here's what led to the problems... Read Article