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.


Walmart Stores a Top 25 Dividend Giant (WMT)

Walmart has been named as a Top 25 Dividend Giant by ETF Channel based on these key metrics Read Article

America’s 25 Best-Yielding Large-Cap Dividend Stocks

This list of dividend stocks should be handled with due diligence, as not every stock listed is a gem, but it is a great place to start the search for income. Read Article

Why Pfizer is a Top 25 Dividend Giant (PFE)

Pfizer has been named as a Top 25 Dividend Giant by ETF Channel based on these key metrics Read Article

This Popular Dividend Stock Could Fall Hard in 2016

Many investors see dividend aristocrat McDonald's as a slam-dunk for big gains and a hike in 2016. Here's why I disagree on McDonald's stock Read Article

3 International Energy Stocks to Buy for Big Yields

Looking for big dividends? These international energy stocks offer that, plus staying power. Read Article

Best Stocks for 2016: Energy Transfer Equity (ETE) Ready to Rally

The MLP space got crushed in 2015, and Energy Transfer Equity is no exception. But at today's prices, ETE is poised to shine in 2016. Read Article

Why McDonald’s is a Top 25 Dividend Giant (MCD)

McDonald's has been named as a Top 25 Dividend Giant by ETF Channel based on these key metrics Read Article

3 Tech Stocks That Will Pay You While They Grow in 2016

Investors should consider using the potentially powerful combination of these growth-income tech stocks in their portfolios this year. Read Article

3 Semiconductor Stocks Paying Big Dividends

Want big dividends? Check out MCHP, TXN, and TSM. Semiconductors have the goods for big pay-outs. Here's 3 to buy today. Read Article

Why AT&T’s Dividend Hike Is a Bad Sign for T Stock

In a year where AT&T's free cash flow soared 50%, T stock is paying investors just 2% more in dividends. Read Article

The Top 10 S&P 500 Dividend Stocks for December

The highest paying dividend stocks in the benchmark index yield anywhere from 6% to 12%. Read Article

Amgen, Boeing, Pfizer Lead 12 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

Among the leading companies moving to make shareholders happy last week was a mega-cap biotechnology giant, a mammoth defense and aerospace contractor, the biggest drug retailer in the world and a Big Pharma behemoth. Read Article

Why Wells Fargo is a Top 25 Dividend Giant (WFC)

Wells Fargo has been named as a Top 25 Dividend Giant by ETF Channel based on these key metrics Read Article

This Dividend Stock Could Yield 5.2% In 2016

If you want to double your dividend income overnight, there's an easy way to do it: find dividend stocks like this with "extra" payouts... Read Article

The 7 Best Monthly Dividend Stocks for 2016

Monthly dividend stocks provide frequent, regular income and improve the power of compounding. Consider these 7 winners to add in 2016. Read Article

A Post-Fed Dividend Strategy Starts Here (CVS)

Fed announced a rate hike for the first time in nearly a decade. Here is one dividend stock for your portfolio with the rate hike in mind. Read Article

VZ, T, or CTL Stock: Which Is Best for Dividend Investors?

There's more to being a great dividend investment than yield alone. Just look at T, CTL, and VZ stock for proof. Read Article

4 Dividend Stocks to Combat the Fed Rate Hike

It's official: we have a rate hike. What should you do? Tether yourself to profits with these 4 dividend stocks for profit and security Read Article

Let’s Go Shopping! 3 Mall REITs You Can Bank on This Christmas

No need to shop around -- mall REITs still offer value and big dividends. The key is go high-end. Read Article

Warning Alert: 10 Dividends About To Get Cut

Kinder Morgan reminded us why we need to know what's funding those dividends we love receiving. Here are 10 dividend stocks signaling warnings Read Article