Why Con Edison Was Named a Top 25 ‘SAFE’ Dividend Stock

Consolidated Edison has been named to the Dividend Channel' SAFE list of dividend payers based on its two-decades history of dividend payments More 

Retirement Savings: Fixed Annuities vs. Dividend Stocks

Fixed annuities and dividend stocks are both effective methods of generating retirement income, but each has pros and cons you should know about. More 

How the Fate of U.S. Interest Rates Drives the Economy Down

Interest rates aren't going anywhere any time soon as the US cannot raise rates without hurting the economy. Here's where to put your money More 

5 Stocks With Rapidly Rising Dividends (ACN, DGX, DPS, GNTX, TGT)

A commitment to raising dividends is important for companies and investors alike, and these 5 companies are strong dividend plays today More 

Top 10 S&P 500 Dividend Stocks for October

The highest-yielding dividend stocks in the S&P 500 rose on expectations of a rate hike delay, but that doesn't make them all buys. More 

The 3 Best Dividend Stocks to Own Today (JNJ, MSFT, XOM)

When the Federal Reserve finally starts to raise interest rates, smart investors will own these three highest quality dividend stocks. More 

10 Pharmaceutical Stocks to Buy for the Dividends

Surprise! This sliver of the healthcare sector not known for dishing out income serves up some decent dividend stocks. More 

5 Dividend Stocks You’re Better Off Avoiding

These five dividend stocks might be alluring temptresses, but they will potentially lead you on the path of income destruction. More 

10 Top-Rated Dividend Opportunities

A focus on rock-solid sales and earnings, along with dividend increases, leads me to recommend these 10 dividend stocks during difficult markets More 

Don’t Dump Dividend Stocks When a Rate Hike Hits

Dividend stocks get hurt when interest rates are going up, but wise investors will ignore the turbulence and keep their horizons long. More