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.


This Well-Known Dividend Giant Is On Sale (BMY)

If a Blue Chip stock drops 16% in one day, do you rush to buy? In the case of Bristol-Meyers, the answer is yes. Time to consider BMY stock Read Article

4 Cheap Dividend Growth Stocks to Buy (AVB, CMI, GILD, PSA)

I've used a very simple screening method to find these 4 dividend stocks that will grow earnings and payouts for long term investors Read Article

Dividend Safety Analysis: Is Southern Company Still a Power? (SO)

Today I'm looking at the dividend safety of Southern Company. Here's what income investors can expect from SO going forward Read Article

Why Occidental Petroleum Corporation is a Top Dividend Giant (OXY)

Occidental Petroleum (OXY) has been named as a Top 25 Dividend Giant by ETF Channel based on this key metric. Read Article

9 Dividend Stocks That Have Written Checks Since the 1800s

These nine dividend stocks have survived more presidents than you can name, and they still continue to pump out reliable, regular income. Read Article

MLPs Are Back! 3 Top-Notch Partnerships to Buy

MLPs continue to be a great way to score a high yield and capital gains. Here are three to buy today. Read Article

Ex-Dividend Reminders Include Kohl’s Corporation (KSS)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, Interval Leisure Group, Kohl's and HSN will trade ex-dividend on 9/2/16 Read Article

4 Dividend Growers With Heavy Insider Buying (CUBE, MAIN, WNR, WETF)

Insider buying is sometimes a strong bullish signal for investors, and these 4 dividend stock plays are no exception Read Article

Eli Lilly and Co: LLY Dividend Growth is About to Change (LLY)

Eli Lilly is a blue chip stock that has paid a consistent dividend since the early '70s. Here's how LLY stacks up today for income investors Read Article

American Campus Communities, Inc. (ACC) and Education Realty Trust, Inc. (EDR): A College REIT Showdown

REITs EDR and ACC are making a bundle off of America's college students -- and that's why they can make you money as well. Read Article

AT&T Inc. (T) Stock Offers More Than Just a Shiny Dividend

AT&T stock is ready to grow, with T opening its services in Latin American countries and modifications to its mobile plan. Read Article

3 REITs For The Coming Retirement Crisis (BUI, CORR, HIFR)

Utility stocks have had a great year, but it isn't too late to get into this sector at reasonable valuations. Start with these 3 REITs Read Article

5 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts – MO INTU STE MLM MGEE

Five notable dividend stocks raised their payouts last week, including Altria (MO), Intuit (INTU) and MGE Energy (MGEE). Read Article

7 Dividend Stocks That Owe You More Money

These so-called "dividend stocks" technically do distribute cash, but they're awfully miserly about it. It's time to put more cash in our hands! Read Article

7 Safe Dividend Stocks That Beat Bear Markets

In the midst of the second-longest bull market ever, many dividend investors are anxious. Here are 7 dividend stocks to buy to ease worries Read Article

5 Risky Dividend Stocks to Dump From Your Portfolio Now

I want to tell you about a deadly retirement-planning mistake millions of Americans make, and 5 dividend stocks to weed out of your portfolio Read Article

2 REITs With Attractive Yields and Growing Payouts

In a world where you need to hold a Treasury for 10 years to get a 1.5% yield, these 2 REITs have become an incredibly attractive investments Read Article

Ex-Dividend Reminder: Molson Coors Brewing Company (TAP), Meredith Corporation (MDP) and Time Inc (TIME)

On Aug 29., the following dividend stocks will trade ex-dividend: Molson Coors (TAP), Meredith (MDP) and Time (TIME). Read Article

11 Dividend Stocks to Set Up Your Own Perpetual Income Machine

I've outlined three ways to begin thinking about your perpetual dividend machine, and 11 dividend stocks to start your portfolio Read Article

Merck & Co., Inc. Features Slow and Steady Dividend Growth (MRK)

Merck is a blue-chip dividend stock that may be a solid investment, however MRK's dividend growth lags other competitors Read Article