Marc Bastow
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3 Dow Jones Stocks That Are Weighing You Down

Feb. 16, 2017, 3:14 pm EDT – Dow Jones stocks are supposed to be bastions of total return, but these three laggards are all reputation and little substance at this point. More 

5 Safe Dividend Stocks to Buy for Retirement

Feb. 1, 2017, 2:13 pm EDT – Investors looking toward retirement -- or just wanting a sense of security in turbulent times -- will do well with these five dividend stocks. More 

I Need a Financial Advisor … Right?

Jul. 14, 2014, 8:30 am EDT – There's a mountain of information out there about investment strategies. You really want to go it alone? More 

Apple Shines:19 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

Apr. 25, 2014, 3:13 pm EDT – Apple stole the spotlight this week after announcing a dividend increase, stock split, and more, but 19 other dividend stocks announced increases. More 

Discover Delivers: 9 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

Apr. 18, 2014, 11:40 am EDT – With earnings season moving into high gear, companies picked up the dividend-giving, with 9 dividend stocks, led by Discover, increasing payouts this week. More 

PG’s Streak Continues: 6 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

Apr. 11, 2014, 2:38 pm EDT – It was another slow week for increases among dividend stocks, but Procter & Gamble, along with 5 others, managed to reward investors. More 

BAC Banks a Raise: 5 Dividend Stocks Raising Payouts

Apr. 4, 2014, 1:48 pm EDT – Dividend stocks are increasing payouts at a much slower rate, but here are 5 dividend stocks which raised payouts over the past two weeks. More 

HPQ Upgrades Its Yield: 5 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

Mar. 21, 2014, 3:12 pm EDT – It was a slow week for dividend increases as we hit the start of spring. However, both HPQ and APD joined the list of dividend stocks increasing payouts More 

GIS Fills the Bowl: 8 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

Mar. 17, 2014, 6:56 am EDT – We had a slow week on the dividend stock front, as General Mills led 7 other dividend stocks raising their payouts. More 

Qualcomm Chips In: 7 Dividend Stocks Raising Payouts

Mar. 7, 2014, 2:30 pm EDT – Earnings season is drawing to a close, but dividend stocks are still raising dividends. Qualcomm led a total of 7 dividend stocks raising payouts this week. More