The Missing Ingredient in Evaluating Dividend Growth Stocks

Over the past years I developed and employed a stock selection strategy based on three criterion but I added another layer for consideration in picking stocks More 

Spring Cleaning My Dividend Portfolio for Growth

I have three fairly hard and fast rules when it comes to selling dividend stocks, and recently I made changes in bank and energy stock holdings More 

7 Dividend Stock Purchases with Retirement in Mind

I am an investor in the accumulation phase. I plan on being financially independent in a few years and here are 7 dividend stocks where I added to my holdings More 

4 High Yield Dividend Growth Stocks for 2013

Finding companies with steady dividend payouts and the business model to continue paying those dividends is key to income, and here are 4 that fit the bill More 

What Does Four More Years Mean for Big Energy and Utilities?

Since President Obama won the popular vote the utilities sector has declined over 2.9% and energy has dropped 4.6%. Here are companies to buy and sell on news More 

Retirees Shouldn’t Fear the Storm in Utilities

Sandy has hit Con Ed hard, and 2012 in general hasn't been kind to utilities. But those in panic mode are missing the sector's point in the long term. More 

Are Dividend Stocks in a Bubble?

When I started my site I made a prediction that dividends might become the next big bubble in the making, and it's worth discussing the notion once again. More