Top 100 Monthly Performance 1.31.19

Here is the latest performance data on the Dividend Manager's Top 100 Dividend Stock Companies as of 1.31.19. Company Ticker MTD Hess Corporation HES 33.33 Apache Oil APA 25.98 Schlumberger SLB 22.53 IBM IBM 18.25 Enbridge Inc. ENB 17.82 Boston Properties Inc BXP 17.17 Valero Energy Corp VLO 17.14 Magna International Inc MGA 16.41 Anheuser-Busch [...]

Top 100 Yearly Performance 12.31.18

Here is the latest performance data on the Dividend Manager's Top 100 Dividend Stock Companies as of 12.31.18. Company Ticker MTD QTD YTD Merck & Co Inc MRK -3 8.49 39.33 Kohl’s Corp KSS -0.33 -10.19 26.83 Pfizer Inc PFE -5.58 -0.18 24.27 Infosys Ltd INFY -3.45 -5.46 22.36 Microsoft Corp MSFT -8.4 -11.19 20.21 [...]

Top 100 Monthly Performance 08.31.18

Here is the latest performance data on the Dividend Manager's Top 100 Dividend Stock Companies as of 8.31.18. Company Ticker MTD CVS Health Corp CVS 16 Cisco Systems Inc CSCO 12.96 Progressive Corporation PGR 12.53 Fluor FLR 12.43 AmerisourceBergen Corp ABC 10.41 Discover Financial Services DFS 9.96 Target Corp TGT 9.25 The Kroger Co KR [...]

Top 100 Monthly Performance 07.31.18

Here is the latest performance data on the Dividend Manager's Top 100 Dividend Stock Companies as of 7.31.18. Company Ticker MTD Marathon Petroleum Corp MPC 15.21 Qualcomm Inc QCOM 14.2 United Parcel Service Inc UPS 12.86 Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc WBA 12.67 Eaton Corp PLC ETN 11.28 Novartis AG NVS 11.07 JP Morgan Chase and [...]

Top 100 Quarterly Performance 6.30.18

Here is the latest performance data on the Dividend Manager's Top 100 Dividend Stock Companies as of 6.30.18. Company Ticker MTD QTD Hess Corporation HES 11.12 32.64 Occidental Petroleum Corp OXY 0.3 30 Darden Restaurants Inc DRI 22.48 26.32 Apache Oil APA 16.88 22.14 Valero Energy Corp VLO -8.56 20.33 The Kroger Co KR 16.93 [...]

Adding Hershey to Top 100

Consumer staples stocks have lagged the market by a wide margin over the past year. Hershey's shares have fallen along with the sector. Margins are getting compressed so rapidly across the sector along as commodity inflation increases. Hershey's stock price has dropped by 20 percent as the sector has been out of favor and Hershey’s adjusted gross [...]

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 [...]