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Three REITs Expected To Raise Dividends In August

| July 10, 2019 | 0 Comments
Three REITs Expected To Raise Dividends In August

July marks the start of the 2019 third quarter, and in a few weeks, earnings season starts, with a flood of quarterly earnings reports. With income stocks, quarterly earnings often are closely led or followed by dividend announcements. Common stock dividends are not sure things until they are announced. It’s even better when a dividend […]

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These 5 Dividend Aristocrats Have High Yields And Growth

| June 19, 2019 | 0 Comments
These 5 Dividend Aristocrats Have High Yields And Growth

There are a handful of basic, popular strategies for investing in the stock market. Growth stock investing gets the headlines. This strategy involves buying stocks that are going up in price, with the assumption that the share prices will continue to rise. Investors like the idea of maybe buying the next Amazon (AMZN) or Apple (AAPL). The challenge […]

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5 REITs With A Long History Of Double Digit Dividend Increases

| March 2, 2018 | 0 Comments
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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9 Dividends Due For A Raise In March

| February 5, 2018 | 0 Comments
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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14 Dividend Growth Stocks Rewarding Shareholders With A Raise

| February 6, 2017 | 0 Comments
14 Dividend Growth Stocks Rewarding Shareholders With A Raise

Every week I go through the list of dividend increases, as part of my monitoring process. I monitor the dividend increases from companies I own, and for companies I may be interested in the future. I find it helpful to see companies that I have bought almost a decade ago, still delivering consistent annual increases. […]

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Got Cash?

| September 28, 2010 | 0 Comments

Americans’ collective wallet got a bit lighter last quarter. According to the Federal Reserve, household net worth dropped $1.5 trillion in the second quarter.  Clearly, this is another blow to consumers struggling to repair their balance sheets. I’m sure you’ll agree it’s a tough environment for consumers.  How are they supposed to be optimistic when […]

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