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.

Should You Buy Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Stock? 3 Pros, 3 Cons

Microsoft (MSFT) has soared in recent years. Will acquisitions and its cloud growth propel MSFT stock further, or is it already overvalued? Read Article

Ex-Dividend Reminders Include Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc (SKT)

Tanger Factory Outlets, National Retail Properties, and Texas Instruments go ex-dividend Jan 27. Here are payout dates for SKT, NNN, and TXN Read Article

3 Reasons to Buy Ford Motor Company (F) Stock on This Dip

Ford Motor (F) is down Thursday on so-so earnings. But the business is strong, dividends are high and Ford stock is really, really cheap. Read Article

3 Dividend Aristocrats to Buy for Income and Growth

Dividend Aristocrats have a slight advantage over your standard blue-chip stock, and these three dividend stocks have both income and growth. Read Article

Six 6% Yield Stocks (With 60% Upside, Too)

As interest rates rise, the best defense will be a good offense. Consider these high-yield stocks with big dividends and more to come Read Article

Here’s Why Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Stock Will Hit $75

With emerging growth opportunities on the horizon, Microsoft (MSFT) looks poised to win despite MSFT stock trading near all-time highs. Read Article

10 High-Yield Dividend Stocks That Are SOMEHOW Still Bargains

Not all dividend stocks are priced too high or yield too little to buy right now. Just be selective. Start your search with these 10 picks. Read Article

6 Dividend Growth Stocks Raising Dividends Like Clockwork

Several companies raised dividends over the past week, and I've isolated these six to consider for you income portfolio Read Article

The Top 3 Places to Find High Yields

Things are finally turning around for income investors, and we've found these stocks to help maximize your gains Read Article

9 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts — O CVS SHLX ED PSXP ZTS VNO CMS EQM

Nine notable dividend stocks raised their payouts last week, including Realty Income (O) and CVS Health (CVS). Here's what you need to know. Read Article

5 Unbeatable Dividend Growth Stocks for a Volatile Market

Picking stocks that not only pay dividends but increase their payouts is a winning strategy, and we've highlighted these 5 to get started Read Article

Why Boring AT&T Inc. (T) Stock Can Work For (Or Against) You

T stock is about as unexciting of an investment as you can get. Therefore, whether owning AT&T stock is positive or negative depends on you. Read Article

Abandon General Electric Company (GE) Stock After Q4 Earnings

General Electric (GE) earnings disappointed one more, and now attention is on CEO Jeff Immelt's successor. Leave GE stock alone at this juncture. Read Article

General Electric Company (GE) Stock Will Rise On … Rail Power?

General Electric (GE) just bought a small train-tech company, and while rail won't directly lift GE stock, investors need to think big-picture. Read Article

Sell Apple Inc. (AAPL) and Buy Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Stock

Seventeen years after its peak, Microsoft (MSFT) has become a reliable growth stock again, outpacing the likes of Apple (AAPL). Read Article

The Most Dangerous Dividend Stocks for 2017

The stock market's up, which means yields are down. It's time to be very cautious in your fixed income portfolio. Avoid these dividend stocks Read Article

The Top Dividend Stocks to Buy for Safety in 2017

The top dividend stocks in 2017 will be those that can not only throw off yield, but provide safety as well. Here are three top picks. Read Article

The 7 Best REITs to Buy for High Yield AND Growth

The best REITs to buy for 2017 not only offer high yield, but they're in prime position to rebound from the post-Trump REIT dump. Read Article

Omega Healthcare Investors Inc Hikes Its Dividend: Should You Buy OHI Stock?

Omega Healthcare is likely to draw investor attention as the company's dividend yield surpasses the industry average. Should you buy OHI? Read Article

6 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts — BLK OHI GEL GHC APOG FINL

Six notable dividend stocks raised their payouts last week, including BlackRock (BLK) and Omega Healthcare (OHI). Here's what you need to know. Read Article