Income Investing and Dividend Stocks

Income Investing and Dividend Stocks

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Long-term investors may wish to consider dividend paying stocks as an alternative (or supplement) to fixed income investments. Dividend stocks can generate untold wealth for patient investors, and when reinvested, dividends offer investors a chance to exploit the miracle of compound interest. Unfortunately, the dividend yield of the S&P 500 is scraping along 120 year lows. More than ever, income investors must comb for opportunities in individual stocks, mutual funds, ETFs other investments with a margin of safety. We hope these articles and tools help you build a portfolio that provides sustainable income now, and into the future.

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These blue-chip stocks pay safe, generous dividends and form the foundation of a sturdy retirement portfolio.
7/20/16 1:24PM
These dividend stocks look ready to boost their payouts to shareholders.
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These stocks pay generous dividend yields, but they have fundamental problems.
7/19/16 7:31AM
These companies have provided consistent dividend growth and have benefited from recent events.
7/19/16 7:29AM
The streaming content provider hopes to extend its reputation for producing premium television content over to the movie business.
7/18/16 11:52AM
With an average bang for your buck of 4.7% and growing payouts, these are all perfect for retirement portfolios.
7/18/16 10:03AM
Futures trading in currencies, gold and stock indexes has returned to normal levels in the aftermath of Brexit as many retail investors are looking for a longer term hedge.
7/15/16 4:03PM
Colgate is one of the best dividend stocks for safe income and predictable dividend growth. Is the stock a buy today for long-term dividend investors?
7/15/16 10:02AM
Genuine Parts Company is a high-quality dividend stock that has delivered consistent dividend growth and business results for decades.
7/15/16 9:12AM
Concerns that the market is overvalued continue to arise as the S&P 500 has increased by 7.6% during the past two weeks. But there may still be room for growth.
7/14/16 11:56AM
After Brexit, there were many great stocks trading at a discount, including these three undervalued dividend stocks. How have they performed since the rout? Let's see.
7/11/16 2:07PM
The telecom is reaching multiyear highs, but investors should take note of the company's sluggish growth.
7/11/16 8:26AM
Smucker spent nearly $6 billion on a pet food company, and eighteen months later, its shares continue to climb to all-time highs.
7/8/16 4:07PM
These brand-name consumer companies are rock-solid income generators that won't disappoint investors in a year that has been highly volatile.
7/8/16 9:39AM
This article examines 3 high-quality blue-chip stocks with 100-plus-year operating histories and dividend yields of more than 3%.
7/7/16 1:30PM

Ex-Dividend Date Announcements

PHF DBD ATR are going ex-dividend Monday, Monday, July 25, 2016
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FAV FEN BCO are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Friday, July 22, 2016
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RIV MVC ARDC are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Thursday, July 21, 2016
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GLAD BWG FFC are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Wednesday, July 20, 2016
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TPZ EFR NHF are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Wednesday, July 20, 2016
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PFD ETB AWP are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Wednesday, July 20, 2016
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WEA DMO HIX are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Wednesday, July 20, 2016
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FLC HIO GOOD are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Wednesday, July 20, 2016
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EVG BSL DFP are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Wednesday, July 20, 2016
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AGD BGX EFT are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Wednesday, July 20, 2016
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