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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.

Why Home Depot Inc (HD) Stock Is Perfect for Income Investors

Income investors should ignore the present 2.42% yield on HD stock. Instead, they should look at Home Depot's past performance and buy with both hands. Read Article

Ex-Dividend Reminders Include General Motors Company (GM)

General Motors, VF Corp, and Carter's will go ex-dividend on March 8, with these payout dates for GM, VFC, and CRI. Read Article

3 High-Yield Stocks of 14%-Plus: Are They Safe?

These high-yield stocks may look appealing on the surface, but TICC, NYMT and SSI have high yields for a reason and should be avoided. Read Article

Why Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Stock Could Jump 20% Higher

Given Exxon's (XOM) plans to reduce its cost structure and its initiatives to maximize the value of assets, XOM stock can reach $100 in the next 12 to 18 months. Read Article

BP Plc (ADR) (BP) Stock’s Dividend Is a Gusher for Income Investors

BP stock is stuck in a range. As the outlook for the energy sector improves, this will not last ... and investors can profit. Read Article

8 Dividend Growth Stocks Raising The Bar

As part of my monitoring process, I evaluate the list of dividend increases every week, and these 8 dividend stocks raised their payouts Read Article

Why PG&E Corporation (PGE) is A Top Dividend Stock of the Dow Utilities

Here's why PGE has been named as the Top Dividend Stock of the Dow Utilities. Read Article

7 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts — TD GD DLR BBY CNQ KSS WYN

Seven notable dividend stocks raised their payouts last week, including Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD) and General Dynamics (GD). Read Article

3 Closed-End Funds With Sky-High Yields of 10% or More

CEFs can be a great way to add some high-yield securities to your portfolio, and ETJ, PHK and FTF are all worth a look. Read Article

10 Dangerous Dividend Stocks to Dump Now

These dangerous dividend stocks yield anywhere between 3% and 15%, but all of them have one thing in common: They've got problems. Read Article

The Nike Inc (NKE) Stock Dividend Is a Slam Dunk

Nike (NKE) has stumbled, but its consistent growth and increasing dividend make it attractive. Is it time to buy NKE stock? Read Article

Here’s Why Everyone Is Buying Best Buy Co Inc (BBY) Stock Today

If you're unsure about the recovery prospects of Best Buy (BBY), you'll be reassured by the wide earnings beat in BBY stock. Read Article

Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR) Delivers With Its Latest Quarterly Dividend Raise

Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR) has announced first-quarter 2017 common stock cash dividend of 93 cents, up 5.7% sequentially. Read Article

The 3 Best Oil Stocks to Buy for Retirement Investors

Oil stocks are not typically considered ideal stocks for retirement, but these three stocks fit the bill nicely. Read Article

5 Top-Ranked Dividend Stocks to Buy in March

Trump's policies without details, lackluster economic growth and overvalued market, calls for investing in dividend stocks. Start here... Read Article

Why BP plc (ADR) (BP) Stock MIGHT Be Worthy Again

Saddled by debt and performing poorly, BP stock is tough to own right now. North Africa, though, is a bright spot that could salvage the stock. Read Article

Ford Motor Company (F) Stock Is a Screaming Buy for Its Dividend

Looking for a high yield that's safe? Then you have to consider Ford stock. The automaker has the goods to keep paying its dividend. Read Article

9 High-Yielding Dividend Stocks To Safeguard Your Income

Consider some of the low-beta, high-yielding dividend stocks we've screened for you if you want to avoid market volatility Read Article

Why Big Oil is Still a Big Dividend Trap Today

There are, literally, a billion reasons to avoid the energy sector right now, and a look at these 3 oil stocks shows why Read Article

7 MLPs to Buy With High (And Growing!) Yields

These high-yield MLPs to buy don't just deliver solid incomes now -- they'll provide distribution growth and capital gains down the road. Read Article