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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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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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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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3 Stocks Increasing Their Dividends In August

July 24, 2017 | By | Reply More
3 Stocks Increasing Their Dividends In August

Pencil in a pay raise for August because these three stocks will be boosting their yields in the next couple of weeks. A rising dividend is one of the best signals for the health of a business, and as your dividends compound over time you will watch your wealth incrementally grow to new heights.  When interest rates […]

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The 10 Safest Blue-Chip Dividends On Wall Street

July 12, 2017 | By | Reply More
The 10 Safest Blue-Chip Dividends On Wall Street

Chasing high yield is no good if the stock supporting it isn’t strong Investors have plenty to be concerned about these days. Global stocks around the world have surged in 2017, sending frothy valuations even higher. The Federal Reserve is raising interest rates, and several central banks around the world have signaled expectations for tightening […]

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Thirty Dividend Champions To Consider

June 7, 2017 | By | Reply More
Thirty Dividend Champions To Consider

I have written about my dividend investing journey for almost a decade now. One of the most common question I get asks how I identify companies for further research. In today’s post, I will discuss the simple steps I use to obtain a manageable list of companies for further research. These are all used for […]

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4 Monthly Dividend Stocks To Bankroll Your Retirement

May 31, 2017 | By | Reply More
4 Monthly Dividend Stocks To Bankroll Your Retirement

Here’s a fact: if you want to clock out of the workforce in any kind of comfort, you’ll need $4,000 a month—$4,074, to be exact. How do I know? Because that’s what your average 65- to 74-year-old couple shells out every month, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. It comes out to $48,885 a […]

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