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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.
From the strong dollar to generic competition, Pfizer and Merck face stiff headwinds, and yet PFE stock and MRK stock look good for gains. Read Article
Ford's Q1 earnings were nothing to brag about, but a low valuation, a generous dividend yield and a recovery in F-150 production should propel Ford stock forward. Read Article
Many of the market’s biggest companies reported earnings last week, and 18 dividend stocks, including JNJ, PG and TRV increased payouts. Read Article
These dividend stocks are trading ex-dividend soon, so be sure to snap up VRTS stock, NWBI stock and AGNC stock. Read Article
Microsoft's (MSFT) Q3 earnings report mostly featured positive news, but one of the strongest reasons to buy Microsoft stock remains it's gigantic cash hoard. Read Article
Both Exxon (XOM) and Chevron (CVX) stock pay impressive dividend yields, and are prime candidates for DRIP -- or dividend reinvestment plan -- investing. Read Article
Southern Co is a Top 10 dividend-paying utility stock, according to Dividend Channel, which published its weekly ''DividendRank'' report. We'll take a closer look at SO stock. Read Article
When stocks turn up that see insider buying and are also highly ranked, investors are wise to take notice. One such company is Kinder Morgan Inc (NYSE:KMI), which saw buying by CEO Richard D. Kinder. Read Article
Dividends stocks are creatures of habit, so if they have a history of hiking their payouts around now, you can bet it will happen again. Read Article
CSX Corporation (CSX) is the top dividend stock in the Dow Transports, according to Dividend Channel's most recent ''DividendRank'' report. Read Article
This week's batch of dividend stocks increasing payouts include Goldman Sachs, General Motors, CSX, as well as seven other dividend stocks. Read Article
My Turner Analytics system, which uses sophisticated software and tools to screen over 6,000 stocks and exchange-traded funds based on fundamental and technical research, has flagged all three of these REIT stocks as “strong buys” right now. Read Article
Income investors are hoping to squeeze out more financial juice from their favorite holdings, and this week a solid group of dividend stocks gave income players what they crave -- a bigger slice of the dividend pie. Read Article