Category: Dividend Stocks

9 Dividends Due For A Raise In March

February 5, 2018 | By | Reply More
9 Dividends Due For A Raise In March

Dividend growth is the key to retirement because it fends off the effects of inflation. Even amid low inflation of 2% to 3% a year, a stagnant dividend will actually lose 2% to 3% of purchasing power a year. The only way to actually grow your income over time, then, is to invest in companies […]

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2 High-Yield Dividend Stocks To Buy Before The Next Correction

January 24, 2018 | By | Reply More
2 High-Yield Dividend Stocks To Buy Before The Next Correction

At least several times a week, I get a note from a newsletter subscriber or other investor who has heard a stock market correction or bear market is coming soon. The next statement is that the investor either plans to sell his stocks until prices drop or wait for the prices to drop before buying […]

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Pocket These Stress-Free Dividend Stocks In A World Of Worry

January 5, 2018 | By | Reply More
Pocket These Stress-Free Dividend Stocks In A World Of Worry

And investors’ No. 1 worry going into 2018 is… Geopolitical risks. In a poll on MarketWatch’s Twitter site last week, such concerns narrowly edged out the possibility of a bitcoin crash as the top reason for investor angst. If you listen to market experts, though, they’re more concerned with the current bull market hitting the […]

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Buy These 3 High Yield REITs Increasing Dividends In January

December 11, 2017 | By | Reply More
Buy These 3 High Yield REITs Increasing Dividends In January

To build momentum from your income stocks going into the new year, consider buying into those REITs that should announce higher dividend rates in the first month of 2018. Each month I like to list those real estate investment trusts (REITs) that should announce higher dividend rates in the upcoming months. This knowledge can give […]

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Dollar Cost Averaging Versus Stop Losses

November 27, 2017 | By | Reply More
Dollar Cost Averaging Versus Stop Losses

Subscriber Rick G. recently asked a great question. “What do you think about the theory of ‘buying on dips’ and ‘dollar cost averaging’?” If the price of a dividend paying stock goes down, buying more will increase your yield; however, that seems to be at odds with the idea of why an investor should have […]

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Buy This 5 Stock Portfolio To Beat The Popular High Yield ETFs

November 15, 2017 | By | Reply More
Buy This 5 Stock Portfolio To Beat The Popular High Yield ETFs

A lot of income investors own shares of the iShares Mortgage Real Estate Capped ETF (NYSE: REM) as a stock market investment that pays a high (almost 9%) current dividend yield. The problem with REM is that it holds a lot of the highly leveraged – dangerous to your wealth – residential mortgage-backed securities, or as they […]

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5 Tech Stocks To Buy With Monster Yields

November 6, 2017 | By | Reply More
5 Tech Stocks To Buy With Monster Yields

With high margins and generous cash flow, a handful of tech companies offer generous dividends The technology sector is seeing strong growth today driven by developing areas such as Internet of Things, cybersecurity, artificial intelligence and data and analytics. All of which feature plenty of  ripe stocks to buy. Technology companies are generally characterized by […]

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3 Warning Signs That Your Dividend Is About To Be Cut

October 13, 2017 | By | Reply More
3 Warning Signs That Your Dividend Is About To Be Cut

Dividend focused investors want to earn the highest possible yield, but also want the highest level of safety. At the same time, the higher the yield the market puts on the stock, the more the market believes there is a probability of future dividend reduction. The market may be right about a dividend cut for […]

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Dividend Or Growth Stocks – The Best Investment

August 30, 2017 | By | Reply More
Dividend Or Growth Stocks – The Best Investment

Should I Invest In Dividend Or Growth Stocks? To someone learning how to invest in the stock market, the amount of options you have can be somewhat overwhelming. Stocks, bonds, annuities, options, forex, ETFs. It can all be a little too much to think about. I’m going to take a little time to go over […]

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Three High-Yield Dividend Stocks To Pick Up On A Short Term Dip

August 9, 2017 | By | Reply More
Three High-Yield Dividend Stocks To Pick Up On A Short Term Dip

The financial news outlets put out a lot of information every day. Yet for individual stocks, there actual, real news comes out just a few times a year. The most important of this news is the quarterly earnings reports and management explanations. Sometimes these reports result in big stock price declines. Sometimes the market is […]

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