Dividend Stocks

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5 Eye-Opening Dividend Quotes

Dividend investing is a robust investing style. Dividend stocks have outperformed non-dividend paying stocks over the last 85 years. The image below shows......(read more)

Who Knew Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. (DPS)’s Returns Were This High?

The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has a market cap of $172 billion. PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE:PEP)’s market cap is $136 billion. By comparison, Dr Pepper Snapple......(read more)
McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD)

Analysts Love These Two Dividend Aristocrats but How Does the Smart Money Feel about Them?

McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) and Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) are each up more than 1.4% in early morning trade on the back of analyst......(read more)

Billionaire Ray Dalio Likes to Invest in High Dividend Stocks; Should You Follow Him?

Dividend yield plays an important role in the process of identifying the next investment, especially for hedge funds, which usually acquire large stakes......(read more)
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Five Cheap REITs Under $10 that Hedge Funds are Bullish On

Real Estate Investment Trusts (REIT) represent great investment opportunities, mainly because they pay most of their profits as dividends, which is why......(read more)
Keith Meister

Top Investor Can’t Stop Buying Shares of This REIT; Should You Follow Him?

A recently-amended 13D filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission disclosed that Keith Meister’s Corvex Management LP holds 80.61 million......(read more)
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Always The Coca-Cola Co (KO): 3.4% Yield & 53 Years of Dividend Increases

Have you lived your entire life in the wilderness Henry David Thoreau style with no connection to the outside world? If the answer to that question is......(read more)
Leon Cooperman Omega Advisors

Billionaire Leon Cooperman Is Aggressively Buying This Ultra-High Dividend Stock

According to a recently submitted filing with the SEC, Leon Cooperman‘s Omega Advisors has added nearly 1.27 million shares to one of its favorite......(read more)

5 High Dividend Stocks That Hedge Funds Are Fleeing

Although there is no conclusive evidence that a rise in interest rates negatively affects dividend stocks as a whole, research in the past has shown that......(read more)
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BP Plc (ADR) (BP): Dividend Cut Unlikely In The Short Run

BP plc (ADR) (NYSE:BP) recently traded at its lowest level since 2012. Shares of the oil company are down 15.71% year to date, lagging the S&P 500......(read more)
Pfizer PFE pharmaceutical stock

Don’t Expect Much From Pfizer At Least In The Short-Term

Recently, Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) announced that it had completed its acquisition of Hospira. Hospira is one of the world’s leading providers of injectable......(read more)
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5 High Dividend Stocks Hedge Funds Love The Most

Hedge funds are generally associated with the use of derivatives, leverage, and investments in high-growth stocks. However, contrary to popular perception......(read more)

The Smart Money Loves These High Dividend Finance Stocks

The financial services sector is up by more than 10% year-to-date and nearly 21% in the last 12 months. However, it’s not the growth in stock price......(read more)
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Hedge Funds Love These Energy Dividend Stocks

Rising interest rates are generally accompanied by strong economic growth, but a potential increase in interest rates could eventually affect the slow......(read more)

The Smart Money’s Favorite Mid-Cap Dividend Stocks

Fixed income from an investment is something many retail investors look forward to, especially those who are unwilling to bet large sums of money on risky......(read more)
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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Is For The Long-Term Investor

The year 2015 has been a rough one for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) investors. Year to date the company’s stock price has fallen by nearly 30%.......(read more)

5 Ultra-High Dividend Stocks Hedge Funds Are Betting On

With the rate hike from the Fed still far from a reality, there aren’t a lot of satisfactory fixed-income opportunities for retail investors out......(read more)
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The 10 Most Recession-Proof Dividend Aristocrats

Investors are panicking. The stock market is in free-fall. Now is a good time to insulate your portfolio against the worst effects of recessions. Unfortunately......(read more)
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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Is the Ideal Stock for the Next Recession

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) is the largest discount retailer in the world. The company has generated $485.6 billion in sales over the last 12 months......(read more)
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If Apple Wants To Stay Levered To The iPhone – Here’s An Idea

Disappointing demand for the Apple Watch and weaker than expected iPhone shipments shaved off more than $110 billion from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) market......(read more)
Air Products and Chemicals APD

Are These 3 Billionaires Right About Phillips 66 (PSX)?

Warren Buffett, Daniel Loeb, and T. Boone Pickens have all invested in Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX). The company trades at a price-to-earnings multiple of just......(read more)
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Southern Co (SO): 4.8% Yield & Decades of Dividends

Southern Co (NYSE:SO) is a large cap utility that supplies electricity to 4.5 million customers in Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, and Florida. What stands......(read more)
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The Best Is Yet To Come: A Sinatra Classic But Not A Microsoft Rallying Cry

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) generated a lot of interest on Wall Street last year after it surged 40% in the 12 months through November, seemingly......(read more)
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Johnson & Johnson (JNJ): 53 Years of Low Risk Dividend Growth

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) was founded in 1886. Since that time, Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) has grown to become the largest health care business......(read more)
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Undervalued Baxalta Inc (BXLT) Shares Target of Acquisition by Shire PLC (ADR) (SHPG)

Baxalta Inc (NYSE:BXLT) was recently spun-off from Baxter International Inc (NYSE:BAX) on July 1st, 2015. The company has 16,000 employees and around......(read more)

Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS): Has The Bottom Been Reached?

Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) reported Q2 earnings of $0.60 per share on revenues of $2.92 billion versus expectations of earnings of $0.61 per share......(read more)
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Bill Gates’ 4 Highest Conviction Dividend Growth Stocks

Bill Gates is currently the richest person in the world. He has amassed a $79 billion fortune. There are 2 other people in the $70 billion+ club; Warren......(read more)
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Boring Staples, Big Returns

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Windstream Holdings – A Bargain Price And Sustainable Dividend

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Garmin Has The Means To Fight Back Against Competition

Gotham Asset Management, led by famed special situations investor Joel Greenblatt, was the largest hedge fund shareholder in the shares of Garmin Ltd......(read more)
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Here is What Hedge Funds Think About Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. (NYSE:RHP)

Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. (NYSE:RHP) has seen an increase in support from the world’s most elite money managers lately. RHP was in 27......(read more)
McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD)

Is McDonald’s Corporation (MCD)’s Cooked… Or Serving Up More Dividends?

We keep hearing about the demise of McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Now, there’s no doubt that the company has faced some challenges lately......(read more)
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High Yield Stocks Overrated? How Hedge Funds Are Trading High Yielders

It is anticipated that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates very soon in spite of concerns about the lower-than-expected growth of the U.S.......(read more)

Is Frozen-Powered Dividend Increase Enough To Make Disney (DIS) A Buy?

In a recent announcement from The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS), the famous entertainment brand will pay 15% higher annualized dividends to its investors......(read more)
Greenlight Capital

David Einhorn’s Three Favorite High Yield Dividend Stocks

David Einhorn is one of the most successful long/short hedge fund managers. He has averaged returns of nearly 20% a year since starting his hedge fund......(read more)
Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM)

Philip Morris International Inc. (PM): A 5% Dividend Investors Can Count On

Recently, shares of Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) declined below $80 per share. This was significant, because it pushed Philip Morris’......(read more)
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Coca-Cola’s 20 Billion Dollar Brands & Future Growth

The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has long been a favorite of The 8 Rules of Dividend Investing.   Here’s why. The company has a 3%+ dividend yield, solid......(read more)
Och-Ziff Capital Management

Billionaire Och’s Big Dividend Stocks (Or Two Out Of Three Ain’t Bad)

Daniel S. Och‘s OZ Management LP is among the hedge funds that recently filed their 13F with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for the......(read more)

Billionaire Louis Bacon Likes These Dividend Stocks: McDonald’s Corporation (MCD), Procter & Gamble Co (PG), More

Louis Bacon’s Moore Capital Management has filed its 13F with the SEC for the reporting period of March 31. According to Forbes, Bacon has a real-time......(read more)

Billionaire Howard Marks’ Top High Dividend Stocks

In its latest 13F filing, billionaire Howard Marks‘ Oaktree Capital Management disclosed its public equity portfolio as of the reporting period......(read more)
Bank of Montreal (USA) (NYSE:BMO)

BMO Financial Group Hikes Its Dividend. Good News?

Congratulations, shareholder! Did you hear the good news? From here on out, BMO Financial Group (NYSE:BMO) will be paying you a bit more money each quarter......(read more)
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Among Top 5 Stable Dividend Picks

With the current 10 year treasury rate hovering around 1.95%, bonds have lost their attractiveness as a form of fixed income investment. Combine this......(read more)
Air Products & Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD)

Hedge Funds’ Favorite Dividend Aristocrats

Dividend investors are all too familiar with the importance of stability of dividends, besides the yield of course. In order to find the best possible......(read more)

Billionaire Leon Cooperman’s Top Dividend Picks

We’ve previously released a feature on the top picks of billionaire Leon Cooperman and his fund Omega Advisors, as he looks to rebound from a disappointing......(read more)
Barry Rosenstein JANA PARTNERS

Hedge Funds Are Piling Into These Dividend Stocks: Part II

Generally speaking, dividend yield of a stock is not by itself a prerequisite for investing in that stock. Hedge fund managers analyze a variety of metrics......(read more)
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Hedge Funds Are Piling Into These Dividend Stocks: Part I

With the prevalent low interest rate environment, the prospects of stocks paying healthy dividends look extremely promising for an investor. Keeping this......(read more)

Intel Corporation (INTC) Could Boost Dividend by 45% Over Next Two Years

Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) may be on the verge of greatly boosting their dividends over the next 18 to 24 months, after ten straight quarters of......(read more)
Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC)

Bank of America Corp (BAC) Upgraded to “Buy” by Goldman Sachs, Cramer Agrees

Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) was upgraded this morning to a “Buy” rating by Goldman Sachs, which has sent the stock’s price jumping just under......(read more)
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BP plc (ADR) (BP) “Gross Negligence” Ruling Not Without Small Glimmers of Hope

BP plc (ADR) (NYSE:BP) suffered a major blow yesterday in a New Orleans court when it was ruled that they were “grossly negligent” in their conduct......(read more)
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General Electric Company (GE), Coach Inc (COH), Deere & Company (DE): Al Frank Fund Bets on These Stocks

General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) was one of three lagging companies to receive the recommendation of John Buckingham, portfolio manager of the Al Frank......(read more)

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