Top Dividend Increases within the Financial Sector

Company Ticker % Increase Mkt CAP Yield New Old Announced Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc SC 300% 6,007.00 4.24 0.2 0.05 8/3/2018 Blackstone Group LP BX 93% 23,003.00 7.75 0.85 0.44 2/5/2018 Carlyle Group LP CG 91% 6,009.00 8.21 0.42 0.22 11/1/2018 Comerica Inc. CMA 76% 13,005.00 2.87 0.6 0.34 7/26/2018 Apollo Global Management LLC [...]

2 Premier Healthcare Dividend Stocks in 2018

The S&P 500 is currently trading at a forward P/E ratio of 17.1. The current valuation of the stock market is well above the 5-year average (15.1) and its 10-year average (14.4) as well. That is making it difficult for dividend investors to find new potential candidates for purchase, especially after the election rally.  Many stocks within the [...]

The Best ETFs for Dividend Investors

Dividend investors can often be overwhelmed with the number of high yield stocks to choose from. Even if an investor has a specific industry in mind, there are usually multiple options with similar performance and dividend yield. An alternative option that investors have is to invest in exchange-traded funds (ETFs). ETFs are bundles of securities [...]

3 High Yield Energy ADRs to Consider

Foreign energy stocks, or American Depositary Receipts (ADR), have been on the minds of many investors over the last two weeks. Some of the biggest foreign energy players posted quarterly earnings last week, including Total S.A. and BP. Additionally, OPEC lowered its crude oil production by 890,000 barrels per day to 32.14 million from December to [...]