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The 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.
Historically speaking, dividend stocks have almost exclusively been large caps. Not so any more. Small caps have quietly become worthy income vehicles. Here are five to mull. Read Article
Cisco's yield is good, though not great ... but what does make CSCO stock attractive is its potential for dividend hikes Read Article
While the FOMC fueled the action in the trading pits, on the dividend stocks front there were several very big names that moved to increase shareholder payouts. Rate hike or no rate hike, there will always be dividend stocks increasing payouts, and this week was no exception. Read Article
In trading on Wednesday, shares of Citigroup Inc's (NYSE:C) 7.125% Fixed Rate/Floating Rate Noncumulative Preferred Stock, Series J were yielding above the 6.5% mark. Read Article
Falling oil prices and a strong dollar are combining to wipe out the profits from foreign energy companies. Here are five dividend stocks you should avoid. Read Article
Intel and Microsoft are facing the headwind of slow PC sales, but their dividend yields offer a meaningful source of support. Read Article
This week’s cadre of dividend stocks increasing payouts can best be described as a parade of too-big-to-fail banks. As the Federal Reserve issued the results of its annual “stress test” check up on the nation’s financial institutions, nearly all received the green light to raise dividends and buy back shares. Read Article