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.


3 Timber REITs to Buy for Growing Returns

Worried about your portfolio? Go for a walk in the woods with timber REITs. Here are three of the best. Read Article

5 Canadian Banks With Long-Term Dividend Growth

The largest Canadian banks are growing dividends at significant rates. Find out which Canadian banks investors can count on for dividend growth. Read Article

Kraft Leads 10 Companies Increasing Dividends

High-profile dividend stocks moving to make investors happy by adding to their payouts include Kraft Foods (KRFT) and Lockheed Martin (LMT). Read Article

Invest in U.S. Dividend Stocks With Global Operations

The domestic dividend investor can best gain exposure to global income streams from purchasing U.S. stocks with global operations. Read Article

4 Data Center REITs for Big Tech Income

Data center REITs are a hot, dividend-paying area of the alternative REIT space. Here is the story on the four major names in the space. Read Article

5 Tech Stocks That Should Start Paying Dividends

Tech stocks aren't known for paying great, if any, dividends. But these five stocks have plenty of room to increase payouts. Read Article

Bank on Dividend Growth With These 3 Stocks

These bank stocks sport growing dividend yields while still being small enough companies to make attractive buyout targets. Read Article

10 Blue-Chip Stocks for Decades of Dividend Growth

Invest in solid blue-chip stocks at available at attractive valuations to see your dividends grow for years to come. Read Article

3 High-Yield Energy MLPs to Buy Now

Energy MLPs are attractive now based on two trends: high yield and a booming energy sector. Here are three high-yield energy MLPs to buy now. Read Article

3 Highest Rated S&P Preferred Stocks

You can judge the stability of preferred stocks just as you can with bonds, using S&P ratings. Read Article

4 Ways to Win With Dividend Stocks

With little to lose and everything to gain, investors should heed these tips to maximize potential income from solid dividend stocks. Read Article

2 Tried-and-True Dividend Stocks to Buy Today

AllianceBernstein Holding (AB) and Capstead Mortgage (CMO) have everything dividend stocks should have to help investors find that stable income. Read Article

Top 10 Dow Dividend Stocks for October

Income investors hoping for some exposure to capital appreciation should consider these stable blue-chip heavyweights Read Article

Colgate Stock Is a Long-Term Dividend Play That’s Second to None

Colgate stock has paid dividends since the 1800s and hiked payouts for 50 consecutive years, generating market-crushing total returns. Read Article

Kinder Morgan: How to Buy KMI at a Discount

Investors could take advantage of the arbitrage opportunity to buy KMR, KMP or EPB stock before Kinder Morgan merges everything into KMI. Read Article

30 Blue-Chip Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts in Q3 2014

Dividend stocks as a whole declined in Q3, but plenty of companies increased their payouts -- including these 30 blue-chip dividend stocks. Read Article

Dividend Stocks: It’s Riskier NOT to Buy

In the world of dividend stocks, mistakes of omission can be more costly than mistakes of commission when you're likely to make some income. Read Article

IBM Stock – Flat Sales, But Some Potential

IBM has flat revenue, but there is potential upside in IBM stock thanks to share buybacks, good EPS growth, a strong dividend and faster growth once the business refocuses on the cloud. Read Article

3 Dividend Stocks That Have Delivered Cash for Decades

If a company has managed to pay dividends for decades, that says something about its fiscal management. Thus, dividend stocks like these are worth a closer look. Read Article

NVS – It’s All About the Pipeline for Novartis Stock

Current investors should hold their positions and enjoy the dividend as the effects of the portfolio realignment become clearer next year. Read Article