5 Fantastic Blogs for Dividend Investors

For a lot of dividend investors, it is always great hearing the ideas of others. Investing can be a great dinner conversation (for some families), or it can be a great topic among friends or colleagues. The internet has brought us many things, including access to a lot of investing and dividend information. It has … Continue reading 5 Fantastic Blogs for Dividend Investors

Top 18 Dividend Increases in the Basic Materials Sector in 2017

To qualify, the company must pay a dividend over 1% and have a market capitalization of over $4 billion.  Our Top 100 Dividend Stocks are noted with an award icon. You may review any of our team's updates in the last 90 days on those stocks highlighted under "Announced Company Ticker Mkt CAP % Increase Yield New … Continue reading Top 18 Dividend Increases in the Basic Materials Sector in 2017

Top 20 Dividend Increases in the Technology Sector in 2017

To qualify, the company must pay a dividend over 1% and have a market capitalization of over $4 billion.  Our Top 100 Dividend Stocks are noted with an award icon. You may review any of our team's updates in the last 90 days on those stocks highlighted under "Announced Company Ticker Mkt CAP % Increase Yield New … Continue reading Top 20 Dividend Increases in the Technology Sector in 2017

Dividends in Focus: Boeing vs. Lockheed Martin

Investors often have an industry in mind, but cannot choose which stock to purchase. The aerospace defense industry has been on the minds of many investors that are attempting to profit from the new administration's agenda. Following the election, we published an article highlighting some of the biggest (and most popular) aerospace defense picks for … Continue reading Dividends in Focus: Boeing vs. Lockheed Martin

Big-Name Earnings Reports to Watch This Week for 3 Dividend Paying Firms

We highlighted three big-name dividend paying companies last week as they prepared to released their quarterly earnings. Although it is not the peak of earnings season, there are still notable releases each week. Last week, restaurant company, Darden Restaurants (NYSE: DRI), reported higher profits that beat analysts' expectations. The company also announced its plan to purchase Cheddar's … Continue reading Big-Name Earnings Reports to Watch This Week for 3 Dividend Paying Firms

Big-Name Earnings Reports to Watch This Week for 3 Dividend Paying Firms

Last week, we highlighted three of the most anticipated earnings report of dividend paying companies. General Mills (NYSE: GIS) reported better-than-expected earnings, but a sharp decline in sales. The packaged foods company said that sales declined in all major U.S. segments. Athletic apparel maker Nike reported financial results, too, and beat analysts' expectations. However, the … Continue reading Big-Name Earnings Reports to Watch This Week for 3 Dividend Paying Firms

Big-Name Earnings Reports to Watch This Week for 3 Dividend Paying Firms

We highlighted three well known dividend stocks last week, as they prepared for their quarterly earnings reports. Last week, companies reporting financial results included jewelry maker Tiffany & Co (NYSE: TIF), which beat estimates and reporting growth in Asia. Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL) also reported earnings, which also beat analysts' projections and reported a 73% increase … Continue reading Big-Name Earnings Reports to Watch This Week for 3 Dividend Paying Firms

2 High Yield Infrastructure Stocks for Dividend Investors

The Dow Jones Industrial Average reached 21,000 last week. This came just over a month since the index hit its monumental 20,000 in January. Watching the market increase to such high levels (so quickly) has been shocking to most investors. Both the Dow 30 and the S&P 500 indices are up about 6% so far … Continue reading 2 High Yield Infrastructure Stocks for Dividend Investors

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Top Socially Responsible Dividend Stocks

For some investors, investing in socially responsible companies is very important. While some “sin” stocks, like tobacco stocks, can offer attractive yields, there are plenty of socially responsible dividend opportunities.  The list of companies that care about the greater good is definitely a lengthy one, with companies like Whole Foods Market (NYSE: WFM) and Starbucks … Continue reading Top Socially Responsible Dividend Stocks