Category: Dividend Stocks

The 7 Best Dividend Stocks For Monthly Income

April 18, 2018 | By | Reply More
The 7 Best Dividend Stocks For Monthly Income

These 7 stocks offer monthly dividend payments – plus the possibility of capital appreciation Monthly dividend stocks are popular with investors – and with good reason. Monthly payments line up better with monthly bills, particularly for retirees living off investment income. Over time, there’s even a modest incremental benefit from compounding, particularly for investors successfully […]

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Is This The Best High Yield Stock?

April 4, 2018 | By | Reply More
Is This The Best High Yield Stock?

What is likely the best performing high-yield stock just went ex-dividend. I recommend adding to big dividend stock positions after the ex-dividend dates, to usually pick up shares at a cheaper price. While I highly encourage income-focused investors to make sure they diversify into at least 20 dividend stocks, there is one that is a […]

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Trump’s Dividend Trio: 3 “Must Buy” Stocks For A Trade War

March 21, 2018 | By | Reply More
Trump’s Dividend Trio: 3 “Must Buy” Stocks For A Trade War

Worried that President Trump’s tariff threats will ignite a disastrous trade war? I have great news for you, because the best way to protect your portfolio—and profit—in times like these is simple: buy dividend-growth stocks. I’ll name three with exploding payouts in a second. All three are also proven winners when tariff threats start flying, making […]

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5 REITs With A Long History Of Double Digit Dividend Increases

March 2, 2018 | By | Reply More
5 REITs With A Long History Of Double Digit Dividend Increases

The last six weeks have shown that trying to guess the direction of share prices is a tough way to make money in the stock market. The previous two years made it look easy to generate great profits in the market. The reality is that the stock market is much more likely to be like […]

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How To Build An Optimal Dividend Portfolio

February 21, 2018 | By | Reply More
How To Build An Optimal Dividend Portfolio

Building a successful dividend portfolio has significant benefits over the long-term. I LOVE the prospect of investing in high-quality stocks at reasonable valuations and getting PAID to wait until valuations have approached market value. By building an optimal dividend portfolio, you combine both the prospects of residual income and long-term capital appreciation through an increase […]

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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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