Dependable Dividend Stocks

Retail Stocks Pay It Back: 17 Companies Increasing Dividends

Macy's and Tiffany & Co. were among 17 companies to announced they would be throwing more cash back at investors this week. More 

ADP: A Low-Key Winner With AAA Credit

This hidden dividend gem with a rare AAA credit rating actually graces the hands of 1 in 6 people every couple weeks. More 

Divdend Stocks: 3 Safe Bets and 3 Adventurous Plays

Investors desperately seeking yield usually fall into two camps -- those looking for "Old Reliable," and those looking for a hot headline number. Here are a few picks for each. More 

10 Stocks With Decades of Dividend Growth

If there's one thing better than a dependable dividend, it's one that keeps growing over the years. These 10 stocks have been upping the ante for decades. More 

You’ve Bought a Stock … Now Build a Portfolio

This week's series for young investors discusses the importance of a diversified portfolio, as well as four qualities to consider when selecting new stocks. More 

Soap and Toothpaste Are Crushing the Market

Colgate's recent announcement of a 2-for-1 stock split amid all-time highs is just the latest show from the hard-charging consumer staples sector. More 

3 ‘Smart Money’ Dividend Stocks to Buy

Go after these three solid dividend-paying stocks being accumulated by well-known gurus. More 

Doubling Your Dividend Yield

CLMT is one of my favorite plays on fracking. More 

Top 10 Dow Dividend Stocks for February

Income investors could do a lot worse than buying into these venerable blue chips -- especially the stock that continues to hold the crown. More 

High Flyers Vs. High Yield

Despite new highs for the broader market, there are fewer stocks actually participating in the rally - but one group of stocks should continue to perform. More