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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.

5 “Hidden” Dividend Stocks With Secure Yields

The key to these dividend stocks is their low payout ratios. Take a look at what that means to income investors Read Article

Here’s How BP plc (BP) Stock Can Return 20% This Year

BP stock, which deserves a higher valuation, should rise to $42 per share, delivering 20% returns. Read Article

Ford Is Dividends and Nothing Else

Ford's (F) dividend -- once a badge of pride and consistency -- is becoming little more than a scar from the dwindling price of F stock. Read Article

Why You Shouldn’t Count Qualcomm, Inc. (QCOM) Stock Out Just Yet

QCOM stock has a few catalysts heading its way. These include Samsung powering its latest Galaxy S8 with a Qualcomm Snapdragon chip and an impending deal with NXP. Read Article

NextEra Energy Inc (NEE) Is the Best Utility Secret Out There

NextEra Energy (NEE) is a regulated utility, so it's far from exciting ... but it does stand apart from other utilities in a significant way. Read Article

General Electric Company (GE) Needs to Boot Jeff Immelt

General Electric (GE) was a go-go company under Jack Welch. Under CEO Jeff Immelt, GE stock is stodgy and can barely afford its dividend. Read Article

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Stock Will Run Higher on This “Secret”

Cloud computing might be the prime catalyst driving MSFT stock higher in 2017, but it's not the only thing Microsoft has going for it. Read Article

5 Fast-Growing Dividends Selling for “Free Lunch” Prices

I wouldn't buy any old dividend payer right now, but believe it or not, there are a few quality dividend growers available at bargain prices Read Article

3 Dividend Stocks to Buy for 12 Months of Income

These three dividend stocks help investors fulfill their need for steady income throughout the entire year. Read Article

The 11 Best Dividend Stocks to Buy

Putting your hard-earned cash into the best dividend stocks -- those that are consistent and reliable -- is your best bet in investing. Read Article

Own Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Stock for Growth AND Dividends

Investors who are looking for a potential breakout candidate, try MSFT. Microsoft stock is flexing its cloud strength. Read Article

Why General Electric Company (GE) Stock Is Still Holding Strong

Although GE stock might seem boring, thanks to its vast business networks, General Electric remains a long-term winner. Read Article

4 Dividend Growth Stocks Raising The Bar for Investors (TJX, UL, EPD, SKT)

As part of my monitoring process, I review dividend increases every week. Here are 4 dividend stocks that raised payouts last week Read Article

Nokia Oyj (ADR) (NOK) Stock: A Decent Dividend, But Not Much More

It’s been a rough road for Nokia (NOK), and unfortunately, don't expect much growth from NOK stock for the next couple years. Read Article

5 Big Dividend Stocks That LOVE Higher Interest Rates

We hear it every single time the Federal Reserve raises rates: higher interest rates will crush dividend stocks. Not true! Read Article

5 Dividend Stocks That Ensure Solid Growth

Given a dovish Fed and market uncertainty, investors are in search of steady income with some of growth. These dividend stocks fit the bill Read Article

Ex-Dividend Reminders Include Accenture Plc (ACN)

Accenture, WD-40, and Oxford Industries will all trade ex-dividend on April 11. Here are their payout details Read Article

6 Dividend Stocks Hiking Payouts — EPD TJX CCL STZ LSI BBBY

Six notable dividend stocks raised their payouts last week, including Enterprise Products Partners (EPD) and TXJ Companies (TJX). Read Article

Why AT&T Inc. (T) Stock Should Weather the Internet Privacy Storm

AT&T stock is stuck in the middle of the internet privacy controversy, but given its strong dividend and FirstNet contract, the stock should remain strong. Read Article

Raytheon Company Will Put More Money In Your Pocket (RTN)

Raytheon will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of 79.75 cents per share. Here are the details of the RTN payout Read Article