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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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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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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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