No Worries About the Fiscal Cliff and Dividend Tax Increases

There has been a lot of talk lately about the Fiscal Cliff but to my mind buying dividend stocks for the income is still the best idea for income investors More 

Diageo: No Way, Jose … But Beam? Maybe.

Diageo ended talks to buy Jose Cuervo, and a bid for Beam and its Sauza brand would take a lot of coin -- meaning DEO could end up woefully short on tequila. More 

Have Yourself a Merry Income Christmas

More than 200 companies have announced plans for a special one-time dividend by the end of the year, and others are speeding up payments. More 

Merry Christmas! Here’s a Check From Oracle!

Oracle announced it will accelerate second-, third- AND fourth-quarter dividend payments into December 2012 to beat the coming dividend tax hike. Whoopee? More 

Special Dividends Are Sweet Rewards (With Strings Attached)

More than 100 companies have declared special dividends before year's end. They're worth chasing, but know the risks. More 

7 Dividend Stocks Boosting Distributions

It is thanksgiving, and it is the time of year to say what one is thankful for. Common things include being thankful for good health, family and dividend raises More 

22 Companies Increasing Dividends

Another huge batch of companies increased their dividends this week, including Nike, Newell Rubbermaid and the company behind Jack Daniel's. More