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.


The 3 D’s of AT&T Stock: DTV, Data and Dividends

AT&T's upcoming earnings could cause a little wiggle in AT&T stock, but its plans to diversify its business as well as (of course) its dividends are long-term drivers that aren't going away. Read Article

DividendRank: CSX Named the Top Dividend Stock of the Dow Transports

CSX Corporation (CSX) is the top dividend stock in the Dow Transports, according to Dividend Channel's most recent ''DividendRank'' report. Read Article

Banks, Autos, Trains Top 10 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

This week's batch of dividend stocks increasing payouts include Goldman Sachs, General Motors, CSX, as well as seven other dividend stocks. Read Article

High Yield Alert: JPM Preferreds Cross 5.5%

JPMorgan Chase & Co 5.50% Non-Cumulative Preferred Stock, Series O, just crossed above the 5.5% yield mark. Read Article

Find Quality Dividends Across the Board

Find dividends everywhere from General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) to Enable Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:ENBL) and in between. Read Article

3 High-Yielding REITs With Promising Charts

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

Top 8 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

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

Find a 6% Yield in JPMorgan Chase’s Preferred Stock

In trading on Friday, shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co.'s (NYSE:JPM) 6.30% Non-Cumulative Preferred Stock, Series W were yielding above the 6% mark. Read Article

3 Dividend Stocks With a ‘Z’ Factor – MAT PETS HWCC

Dividend stocks Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT), Petmed Express Inc (NASDAQ:PETS), Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ:HWCC) sport high yields and low financial risk. Read Article

Chips, Home Furnishings Top 8 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

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

General Electric Company: GE Stock Just Became a Better Buy

By getting out of the banking business and ridding itself of GE Capital, it will be easier to understand and value General Electric Company, and that will benefit GE stock. Read Article

CHK: Be Ready for Chesapeake Energy’s Ex-Dividend Date

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) will trade ex-dividend on April 13 for its quarterly dividend of 8.75 cents, payable on April 30. Read Article

5 Solid Dividend Stocks With 5%-Plus Yields

In a low-yield market, it's still possible to find high-yield dividend stocks yielding 5% or more. Read Article

Vodafone (VOD) – Buy This Undervalued Dividend Stock

Vodaphone stock (VOD) had a tough go of it from European headwinds, but VOD is still a high quality company committed to paying dividends. Read Article

3 Royalty Trusts With High Risk, But High Yield Too

Investing in royalty trusts can be risky, but rewarding. If you're looking for high yield, you might have to deal with some warts in these three trusts -- but it still should be worth it. Read Article

3 Worry-Free Dividend Stocks to Buy in an ‘Earnings Recession’

If you're looking to put cash to work, stick with names that haven't yet broken out on the upside. Read Article

Ventas: The Real News Driving This Healthcare REIT Higher

The market is abuzz with the news of Ventas' hospital purchase. But the real news is the spinoff of its skilled nursing facilities. Read Article

Retail, REITs Top 8 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

The first quarter now is officially in the books, and for dividend stocks increasing payouts, the pace was just OK. But we tacked 8 more companies onto the books recently. Read Article

3 Dividend Growth Stocks to Trump the Fed

For real protection against rising rates, you need stocks that not only hold out the prospect of ample “pay hikes” in years to come but also throw off a generous yield up front. Read Article

3 Infrastructure Stocks to Buy for Growing Dividends

Infrastructure stocks are the key to strong, growing dividends. Here are three stocks to buy to get you building up the income part of your portfolio. Read Article