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The 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.
XOM stock never took it on the chin during the oil collapse. Exxon Mobil is back and in good shape. Read Article
Oil and gas prices are cyclical, with recent downturns pushing stock prices and dividends lower. Here's what investors can learn from the period Read Article
Investors need to think about defensive plays with the ability to hang touch in any market, such as these low-risk dividend stocks yielding between 3% and 8%. Read Article
Berkshire Hathaway came to own AT&T stock inadvertently and has different pressures than ordinary investors when deploying capital. Read Article
Looking at stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, HSBC Holdings, Cummins, and Whirlpool will all trade ex-dividend on May 18. Set your payout calendar today Read Article
Ten noteworthy dividend stocks boosted their payouts last week, including Macy's (M) and Pattern Energy Group (PEGI). Read Article
The 3 credit bureaus -- EXPGY, EFX and TRU -- have room to expand dividends. Only then are they worth buying. Read Article
Eaton shares several characteristics with companies we hold in our Top 20 Dividend Stocks portfolio, but is it a long-term dividend hold? Read Article
It looks like AT&T is bound for India, as this expansion matches its current strategy and would significantly increase its potential customer base. If this happens, then all investors need to get long T stock. Read Article
CLCT stock, the primary purveyor of collectible authentication and grading, is a solid dividend play, as well. Read Article
Here's why Verizon Communications's history of dividend raises and its market position makes VZ stock a long term dividend hold. Read Article
Between dividends and buybacks, I believe that patient value investors will eke out a very respectable return in Gap (GPS) stock. But I'd recommend waiting another few weeks before buying shares. Read Article