Dividend Stocks

best dividend stocksThe key to any successful portfolio is stable growth and few investments are more stable than dividend yielding stocks. The additional income from quarterly or even annual dividends gives you the flexibility to earn some cash, reinvest in the stock, or disperse the capital into other investments. Our advisors offer information on both the companies offering the most consistent dividends such as Proctor &Gamble or AT&T, as well as dividend stocks with room to grow such as IBM or Verizon.

We identify dividend paying stocks with high yields, monthly dividends, and other attractive KPIs.

Looking for a Bank Buy? You Can Do a Lot Better than Wells Fargo Stock

Is Wells Fargo stock the best bank to buy? It has the highest dividend yield among its peers -- but also the highest valuation. Read Article

5 Income Stocks for Massive Payouts and Steady Growth

Investing in income stocks doesn't mean you have to sacrifice growth. These 5 dividend stocks have low valuations and high payouts. Read Article

Drill For Income in Chevron Stock — But Only After Earnings

CVX stock will probably miss earnings, but CVX will see profit and dividend increases that should drive Chevron stock higher over time. Read Article

3 Energy Stocks to Consider Ahead of Earnings

Exxon Mobil (XOM), Duke Energy (DUK) and Chevron (CVX) are three companies reporting earnings on Friday. Should you buy these energy stocks? Read Article

10 Can’t-Miss Dividend Growth Stocks to Buy

Dividend growth stocks have obvious appeal. And when you have a stock growing payouts at a 733% rate in a decade, it's a slam dunk! Read Article

9 Best Dividend Stocks to Buy for Every Investor

Heading into what could be an eventful year, dividend stocks offer a number of viable options, depending on your investment style. Read Article

This Selloff Could Be Your Best Chance to Buy Bank of America Stock

Bank of America clearly is moving away from risk. Is that a good thing for BAC stock? Read Article

Should You Buy AT&T Stock After Dismal Earnings?

AT&T stock has been gutted after reporting lackluster earnings, but there's still plenty to like about T stock -- especially its dividend. Read Article

Verizon Stock Proves It’s the Real Deal Following Q3 Earnings

Verizon stock made its mark after a convincing Q3, jumping substantially higher while the rest of the markets floundered. Read Article

Why 3M Stock Should Be on Your “Wait and See” List Again

Avoid 3M stock as 3M earnings and revenues missed estimates, but leave a post-it note to remind yourself to look at MMM later. Read Article

Is Ford Stock’s Dividend Likely to Be Cut During Earnings?

There are concerns about the dividend of Ford stock, especially as we head into Ford earnings report on Wednesday. Read Article

Buy Disney Stock as It Breaks out to New All-Time Highs

Disney stock is breaking out above multi-year resistance levels at a time where the stock market is under intense pressure. Can it hold? Read Article

3 Inflation-Proof Stocks to Buy as Interest Rates Rise

As interest rates rise, inflation could rise with it. These 3 inflation-proof stocks provide investors with some protection against it. Read Article

7 High-Value, High-Yield Growth Stocks to Buy

The concept of undervalued dividend growth stocks might seem like a contradiction, but they do exist. Here are seven of the best. Read Article

7 Dividend Stocks That Have High Growth Ahead

This isn't a crazy concept. Wanting to buy high-growth stocks that also happen to be dividend stocks is the best of both worlds. Read Article

5 Things to Think About Before Buying Exxon Stock

Exxon stock is a huge bargain, but rivals are starting to catch up. The main thing to consider about Exxon is your personal timeline. Read Article

There’s Only One Reason to Buy IBM Stock After Earnings

IBM is losing mindshare in AI, its cloud is second-rate, its employees are in India, but it's still churning out dividends Read Article

Ford Stock Has an Enticing Dividend Yield And Multiple Potential Catalysts

Analysts see Jim Hackett as a disaster, but the Ford CEO may still be able to turn the company around, boosting Ford stock in the process. Read Article

5 Bank Stocks That Pay Big Dividends to Shareholders

Bank accounts don't pay out the same interest rates that they used to, but these 5 bank stocks pay out dividends that more than make up for it. Read Article

Compass Is a High-Yielding Stock with Double-Digit Upside

CODI stock offers a great dividend and a number of interesting businesses with a strong niche. Dividend stock investors, take note! Read Article