Sector Analysis

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… Continue reading The Best ETFs for Dividend Investors

Ex-Dividend Dates

20 Firms going Ex-Dividend next week, including Philip Morris and Medtronic

There are several well known large cap stocks going ex-dividend next week including the following three Top 100 Dividend Stocks: Seagate Technology, Philip Morris and Medtronic. 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 receive its next dividend. Any stock ranked by our team as… Continue reading 20 Firms going Ex-Dividend next week, including Philip Morris and Medtronic

Ex-Dividend Dates

73 Firms going Ex-Dividend next week, led by Amgen, Sclumberger and Walgreens

There are several well known large cap stocks going ex-dividend next week including the following 20 Top 100 Dividend Stocks: Amgen, Schlumberger, Walgreens, Target, Kroger, Valero, Consolidated Edison, KLA Tencor, Microsoft, Chevron, Marathon Petroleum, Invesco, United Technologies, Duke Energy, Emerson Electric, L Brands, Spectra Energy Partners, UPS, Southern Co., and Prudential Financial. Ex-dividend dates are important… Continue reading 73 Firms going Ex-Dividend next week, led by Amgen, Sclumberger and Walgreens

Top 100

There Are 78 Million Reasons to Love Apple

Last week, Apple (NYSE: AAPL) reported its first quarter earnings. The tech giant beat expectations on all ends, causing its share price to surge over 3% after the report. Earnings totaled $3.36 per share, compared to analysts’ view of $3.21. Revenue came in at $78.4 billion, above analysts’ estimate of $77.25 billion. What is even… Continue reading There Are 78 Million Reasons to Love Apple

Ex-Dividend Dates, Top 100

48 Firms going Ex-Dividend next week, including Apple, Starbucks and Exxon Mobil

There are several well known large cap stocks going ex-dividend next week including the following eight Top 100 Dividend Stocks: Discover Financial Services, Starbucks, Exxon Mobil, IBM Corp., Unilever, Apple, ConocoPhillips and Simon Property 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… Continue reading 48 Firms going Ex-Dividend next week, including Apple, Starbucks and Exxon Mobil

Ex-Dividend Dates

60 Firms going Ex-Dividend next week, including Pfizer and MetLife

There are several well known large cap stocks going ex-dividend next week including the following four Top 100 Dividend Stocks: Pfizer, Progressive Corp., CMS Energy, and MetLife. 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 receive its next dividend. Any stock ranked by… Continue reading 60 Firms going Ex-Dividend next week, including Pfizer and MetLife

Ex-Dividend Dates

33 Firms going Ex-Dividend next week, led by Lowes and Clorox

There are several well known large cap stocks going ex-dividend next week including Lowe's, Marsh and McClennan, and Clorox and one Top 100 Dividend Stocks: Bank of New York Mellon. 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 receive its next dividend. Any… Continue reading 33 Firms going Ex-Dividend next week, led by Lowes and Clorox