Updated Top 100 Rankings

New Top 100 Stocks Added: Novo Nordisk, Boston Properties, Bristol Myers, Emerson Electric, Hormel Foods, The Mosaic Co., Apache Oil, Realty Income, Agrium Inc., Fluor, and Philip Morris International. Deleted Top 100 Stocks: Ford Motor, Toronto Dominion Bank, UnitedHealth Group, Boeing Co., Chevron, Praxair Inc., Halliburton, AvalonBay Communities, BASF SE, Apple and Potash Corp. Ranking Stock Name [...]

Top 100 Monthly Performance 4.30.17

Company Ticker MTD Novo Nordisk A/S NVO 12.84 L Brands Inc LB 12.12 Société Générale ADR SCGLY 9.12 Gap Inc GPS 8.81 McDonald’s Corp MCD 7.96 Quest Diagnostics Inc DGX 7.91 Invesco Ltd IVZ 7.54 UnitedHealth Group Inc UNH 6.63 United Technologies Corp UTX 6.04 CVS CareMark CVS 5.66 State Street Corporation STT 5.39 Unilever [...]

3 Attractive French ADR Dividend Stocks

3 Attractive French ADR Dividend Stocks

U.S. dividend investors should think outside the box in finding undervalued dividend stocks.  Nearly one-third of our Top 100 stocks are located outside the U.S and trade as ADRs, or American Depository Receipts.  Foreign stocks now provide higher dividend yields than their U.S. counterparts, especially in Europe.  Although many of these ADRs have infrequent trading [...]

Top 100 Quarterly Performance 3.31.17

Company Ticker MTD QTD Viacom Inc VIAB 7.76 33.39 Philip Morris International In PM 4.2 24.54 Seagate Technology PLC STX -3.38 21.98 Unilever UN 4.97 21.83 Coach Inc COH 9.39 18.98 Oracle Corp ORCL 4.74 16.41 Darden Restaurants Inc DRI 12.04 15.83 Siemens AG SIEGY 5.38 15.06 Cardinal Health CAH 0.77 13.93 Medtronic PLC MDT [...]

Updated Top 100 Rankings

To receive the monthly rankings list, please sign up for our emails through our blog content page. New Top 100 Stocks Added: Kohl's, Novo Nordisk, Toyota Motor Corp., GGP Inc., Hormel Foods, The Mosaic Co., VF Corp., Wells Fargo, Realty Income, Agrium, BB&T Corp and Boston Properties Deleted Top 100 Stocks: Apple, Boeing Company, Garmin [...]

Dividends in Focus: AT&T vs.Verizon

Any dividend investor concerned with yield has probably come across high yield telecom companies, AT&T (NYSE: T) and Verizon (NYSE: VZ). Both of these companies are excellent opportunities for dividend income, and are also great in Dividend Reinvestment Programs (DRIPs). Over the long term, these stocks have the potential to generate significant income for investors. [...]

69 Firms going Ex-Dividend next week, including Wal-Mart, Occidental Petroleum and Coach

There are several well known large cap stocks going ex-dividend next week including the following seven Top 100 Dividend Stocks: Wal-Mart, UnitedHealth Group, Occidental Petroleum, Travelers Co., Magna International, Coach and Dr. Pepper Snapple Group. Ex-dividend dates are important to dividend investors because one must own a stock on its ex-dividend date in order to be eligible to [...]