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.

Why EPD Stock Is a Great Buy After Its Eagle Ford Deal

When it comes to MLPs, Enterprise Products (EPD) continues to be one of the strongest portfolio contenders to buy. Read Article

3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend This Week

Orange (ORAN), Kimberly-Clark Corp (KMB) and PepsiCo (PEP) will all trade ex-dividend on June 3 for their respective upcoming dividends. Read Article

3 New MLPs to Buy Today

When it comes to this year's hot IPOs, new MLPs are leading the pack. Here are 3 to buy today. Read Article

7 High-Dividend Stocks Far off the Beaten Path

Forget your typical utility companies and Oreo-peddling consumer staples. These seven high-dividend stocks are income plays of a completely different color. Read Article

Ex-Dividend Alert: 5 Stocks Paying Investors Soon

We have a very steady stream of income via dividend payments coming in the next few weeks. Read Article

Hey, Google: How About a Dividend, Already? (GOOGL)

Google has $65 billion in cash and is valued at nearly $370 billion. When is GOOGL going to start taking care of its investors and offer a dividend? Read Article

3 High-Yield REITs to Play America’s Greatest Mega-Trend

America's baby boomers are fueling one of the greatest investing trends of the past few decades. These REITs are among the best income-minded beneficiaries. Read Article

GameStop (GME) Stock Looks Even Better After a Q1 Beat

The GameStop (GME) stock price roared higher on Friday after a stellar quarterly earnings report. Is now the time to buy? Read Article

5 Dividend Stocks Yielding Way More Than the S&P 500

These five dividend stocks hand you solid yields that are at least 50% higher than that of the S&P 500. Read Article

Top 10 Dow Dividend Stocks for June

The 10 best Dow dividend stocks for June, ranked by dividend yield. These blue-chip stocks can double as an income investor's best friend. Read Article

Will Reynolds American’s Dividend Be Safe After Lorillard Merger? (RAI)

How will the Reynolds American (RAI) and Lorillard (LO) merger affect Reynolds' dividend? Read Article

3 Battered Dividend Stocks to Buy in the Energy Sector

The energy sector is a good place to find high-yielding dividend stocks as they begin to climb back up. Here are three to buy today. Read Article

2 Dividend Stocks With Buying Opportunities Now

The economy is by no means falling apart. So, I advise you to view daily (or weekly or even monthly) stock market declines as buying opportunities. Read Article

Northrop, Viacom Top 9 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

Amid the new highs this week was another strong pack of dividend stocks boosting shareholder value by increasing their quarterly payouts. Read Article

3 High-Yielding Utility Stocks to Buy

I suggest focusing your new money on a handful of interest-sensitive utility stocks that have already undergone sizable price "corrections" from their 2015 highs. Read Article

Ex-Dividend Alert: 3 Stocks Paying Shareholders Soon

On May 20, Cablevision Systems (CVC), Carnival (CCL) and Marriott (MAR) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Read Article

Ex-Dividend Alert: 3 Dividend Stocks About to Pay Investors

On May 19, Thomson Reuters (TRI), Avista (AVA) and ResMed (RMD) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Read Article

5 Tech Stocks to Buy for the Dividends

Don't forgo growth potential for the sake of income -- invest in these five tech stocks that feature juicy dividends or strong payout growth (or both). Read Article

Shop for Dividend Stocks in the Food Aisle

Everyone needs to eat, right? That's what makes food companies so appealing, and they are good dividend stocks as well. The trick is finding a good bargain. Read Article

Credit Cards Lead 10 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

Among the bevy of dividend stocks increasing payouts last week were reps from big financial, big consumer products and big airlines. Read Article