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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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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
Insurance industry stocks provide stability and steady income, as well as growth. We pinpoint our two favorites.
8/24/16 11:53AM
These three stocks have high dividend yields and have paid made annual dividend increases for more than 50 years.
8/23/16 10:14AM
'Sin stocks' such as tobacco makers are under political and social pressure, but this stock is proving adept at surviving ... and thriving.
8/22/16 12:09PM
Abbott Laboratories (ABT) has great growth prospects and has paid increasing dividends for more than 40 years. Here's why this Dividend Aristocrat should be in your investment portfolio.
8/22/16 10:55AM
Certain retail REITs have been on a run in 2016, hitting record highs, despite weak retail sales numbers. And if interest rates don't spike, the run could continue.
8/22/16 10:01AM
This stock is jumping and its fine dividend is a bonus.
8/22/16 9:08AM
Annuities can pay solid income through the retirement years. However, many investors are too intimidated to give these instruments a try. Here is a primer.
8/21/16 11:40AM
Trading in the futures market has stayed within its tight ranges as the stock market has reached all-time market highs with little volatility.
8/19/16 4:45PM
For a market that traded over 21 billion contracts last year, the futures exchange is pretty poorly understood. Here are some of the most common questions answered.
8/19/16 4:09PM

Ex-Dividend Date Announcements

ROL IGT CAKE are going ex-dividend Monday, Monday, August 08, 2016
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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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