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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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Investors looking to capitalize on the strong housing recovery should consider timber real estate investment trusts. Here's why.
8/30/16 11:50AM
These real estate investment trusts look ready to blast off with another leg higher this fall.
8/30/16 10:27AM
Shares of Aflac (AFL) are up 23% so far this year, but the company has a growth catalyst that could push up its stock even higher.
8/30/16 10:08AM
Johnson & Johnson, the most consistent dividend stock in the world with 54 consecutive increases, has also had 32 straight adjusted earnings-per-share increases.
8/29/16 10:36AM
With heightened inventories and moderately lower demand, and hot weather in the rear view mirror, natural gas futures prices could be weakening.
8/29/16 7:04AM
The famed investor sees great potential in energy company Phillips 66 and tech giant Apple.
8/26/16 3:02PM
Each stock yields over 4% and has raised dividends at least 10 consecutive years.
8/26/16 12:19PM
See the richest man in the world's favorite income plays.
8/26/16 11:42AM
Too much coal and too little demand has coal futures investors doing a slow burn. Will prices rise in 2017?
8/26/16 11:16AM
This article examines the business prospects of the highest-yielding dividend achiever -- an MLP that doesn't have its fortunes tied to oil prices.
8/25/16 12:00PM
Each of these high-yield stocks offers potential for strong current income, but investors need to understand their risks.
8/25/16 11:26AM
Avoid high-yielding stocks that pay dividends that are larger than what the company earns.
8/24/16 1:33PM
The United States economy is shaky. This dividend stock is likely to perform well over the next recession -- just like it did during the Great Recession.
8/24/16 12:35PM
Want to own stocks that pay secure dividends and can provide you with income during your retirement? Then take a look at these seven utility stocks.
8/24/16 12:28PM
These high dividend stocks are down at least 20% over the last year and offer an average high yield in excess of 4%.
8/24/16 12:27PM

Ex-Dividend Date Announcements

ROL IGT CAKE are going ex-dividend Monday, Monday, August 08, 2016
8/5/16 10:00AM
FIG APU ISBC are going ex-dividend Monday, Monday, August 08, 2016
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NAP HOMB PAG are going ex-dividend Monday, Monday, August 08, 2016
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FCFS MDC BAH are going ex-dividend Monday, Monday, August 08, 2016
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NEWM AM SONC are going ex-dividend Monday, Monday, August 08, 2016
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CIK APLP RGA are going ex-dividend Friday, Friday, August 05, 2016
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CWT PNM LAZ are going ex-dividend Thursday, Thursday, August 04, 2016
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UAN NTRI LSTR are going ex-dividend Thursday, Thursday, August 04, 2016
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SRLP GNL DLB are going ex-dividend Thursday, Thursday, August 04, 2016
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GLP CVI LOGM are going ex-dividend Thursday, Thursday, August 04, 2016
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