Updated Top 100 Rankings for 2019

  Ranking Stock Name Ticker Sector Dividend Yield 1 GlaxoSmithKline PLC GSK Healthcare 4.99% 2 Ventas Inc VTR Real Estate 5.28% 3 Pfizer Inc PFE Healthcare 3.40% 4 Schlumberger SLB Energy 4.80% 5 Exxon Mobil Corp XOM Energy 4.55% 6 Public Storage PSA Real Estate 3.98% 7 Dominion Resources Inc D Utilities 4.91% 8 The [...]

Stock Spotlight: Walgreens

Stock Spotlight: Walgreens

Walgreens has been one of the most successful retail operators since its founding in 1901 and has remained a major player within the pharmaceutical supply chain for many decades.  The firm processed approximately 20% of total U.S. prescriptions during fiscal 2017, which makes it one of the largest retail pharmacies. With the acquisition of Europe-based [...]

5 Reasons Mutual Funds May Not Be Right For You

Mutual funds are an investment strategy that pools your money together with other investors to purchase a collection of stocks, bonds, or other securities that might be difficult to recreate on your own. While mutual funds are right for some investors, they don't work for everyone. Here's why. REASON#1 OVER DIVERSIFICATION Diversification is a great [...]

Top 100 Monthly Performance 10.31.18

Here is the latest performance data on the Dividend Manager's Top 100 Dividend Stock Companies as of 10.31.18. Company Ticker MTD Dr Pepper Snapple Group KDP 12.86 GGP Inc GGP 9.43 Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc WBA 9.42 Comcast Corp CMCSA 8.25 Verizon Communications Inc VZ 8.06 Philip Morris International PM 8.01 Procter & Gamble Co [...]

Top 100 Quarterly Performance 09.30.18

Here is the latest performance data on the Dividend Manager's Top 100 Dividend Stock Companies as of 9.30.18. Company Ticker MTD QTD Qualcomm Inc QCOM 5.73 29.45 CVS Health Corp CVS 4.63 23.11 Pfizer Inc PFE 6.14 22.41 Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc WBA 6.33 22.2 Progressive Corporation PGR 5.2 20.1 Fluor FLR 1.2 19.54 Merck [...]