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.

The 10 Best High-Yield Stocks to Buy Now

This list of high-yield stocks to buy now includes a couple of tried-and-true names, but also some under-the-radar picks yielding up to 12%. Read Article

7 Lousy Dividend Stocks That Are Nothing But Trouble

Dividend stocks are supposed to be reliable yielders, but these company-specific woes have put these dividend-payers into question. Read Article

5 Bulletproof Dividend Stocks That Yield at Least 5% (T, LSI, BX, EOS, APU)

These dividend stocks will continue to reward shareholder for the long term... Read Article

Tech For Income? Believe it With Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Stock

The survivors of the dot.com meltdown include Cisco Systems, a company that today is a dividend star. Consider CSCO stock as an income play Read Article

Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) Stock Is a Refined Energy Choice

Most investors aren't looking too closely at Valero Energy (VLO), one of the biggest oil refiners in the world, but they should be. Read Article

Why BP plc (ADR) (BP) Stock Still Is Worth the Wait

With the British energy giant investing for growth, BP stock should be owned and held to the target $43 to $45 share price. Read Article

Why The Coca-Cola Co Is a Top 25 Dividend Giant (KO)

Coca-Cola Co has been named as a Top 25 Dividend Giant ETF Channel, with a staggering $9.43B worth of stock held by ETFs Read Article

Caterpillar Inc (CAT) Rewards Shareholders After a Gap of 2 Years

Caterpillar (CAT) announced a 1.3% increase in quarterly dividend to 78 cents per share after a hiatus of two years. Here are the details Read Article

FedEx Corporation Stock (FDX) Hits 52-Week High Driven by This Dividend Hike

FedEx (FDX) increased its quarterly dividend by 25% and FDX stock rose on the news. Read Article

Leave Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) Stock to the Traders

Chesapeake Energy is way too volatile for average investors at the moment. CHK stock is nothing but trading fodder right now. Read Article

Omega Healthcare Investors Inc (OHI) Is an 8% Yielder Built to Last

OHI stock has had a couple of tough years, but Omega Healthcare is healthier than it's ever been. It's time to buy while the yield is juicy. Read Article

5 Dividend Growth Stocks that Ensure Safe Returns

Honing in on dividend is a tried-and-true practice during market turbulence, and these 5 dividend growth stocks are worth the effort... Read Article

Ex-Dividend Reminders Include AVX Corporation (AVX) and Methanex Corporation (USA) (MEOH)

AVX Corp, Methanex, and PolyOne will all go ex-dividend on June 14. Here are the payout details for AVX, MEOH and POL Read Article

10 Best Dividend Stocks for the Market’s 10 Sectors

Don't put all your income eggs in one basket. Diversify by jumping into the best dividend stocks across all the market's sectors. Read Article

2 Dividend Stock Machines Rewarding Shareholders With A Raise (LOW, CASY)

Lowe's and Casey's General Stores increased dividends and continue to be stellar dividend stocks for investors. Here are the details. Read Article

6 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts – UNH AMT PCG ARE GPN COR

Six notable dividend stocks recently raised their payouts, including UnitedHealth Group (UNH) and American Tower (AMT). Read Article

3 Must-Buy REITs for 100% Dividend Growth and Double-Digit Gains

We are zeroing in on 3 REIT stocks that raise their payouts faster than inflation and the market as a whole... Read Article

A Tale of 3 High-Yield Stocks: 2 to Avoid, 1 to Buy

With great yield comes great risk, but we've chosen one winner and two losers to help guide you through high yield stock plays Read Article

Ex-Dividend Reminders Include Iron Mountain Incorporated (IRM) and Knoll Inc (KNL)

Knoll, CAE, and Iron Mountain will all trade ex-dividend on June 13. Here are the payout dates for IRM, CAE and KNL stock Read Article

7 Energy Stocks to Buy to Survive an Oil Beating

Crude oil prices have been getting creamed, but there are a handful of energy stocks to buy if you want to take a chance in the sector. Read Article