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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.
Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) is going to have a very tough time generating earnings with a strong dollar and weak global economy. Read Article
The European Central Bank and its bigger-than-expected QE-style bond buying scheme caused the bulls to pour back into both U.S. and European equities, and that served as a nice backdrop for nine dividend stocks increasing payouts. Read Article
Shares of Discover Financial Services (DFS) entered into oversold territory, changing hands as low as $59.10 per share. Read Article
The annualized dividend paid by JPMorgan Chase is $1.60 per share, currently paid in quarterly installments, and JPM stock's most recent dividend ex-date was on Jan. 2. Read Article
Rideshare is not a viable threat to taxi medallion ownership. Take advantage of market panic and buy Medallion Financial (TAXI) stock for a 50% gain. Read Article
Defensive, conservative investors in particular should be ready with a list of stocks to buy if the market continues to be weak. Horace Mann (HMN) and KKR & Co. are two good choices. Read Article
Linn Energy recently cut its dividend, but LINE stock still yields about 12%. So should you bargain hunt in this battered energy stock? Read Article
Known as Scotiabank, Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) is a venerable Toronto-based financial institution and one of the world’s best-run banks. With a solid balance sheet and stellar growth prospects, BNS is poised to thrive in 2015. Read Article
It’s a new year, and that’s as good a reason as any for companies to keep shareholders happy by increasing dividends. And while the final week of December and the first few trading days of January were whisper quiet in terms of dividend stocks increasing payouts, in the past week we’ve seen a healthy number of prominent companies taking care of their respective owners. By far the highest-profile dividend stock increasing its payout was Ford Motor Company (F). Read Article