Dividend Stocks

Why Apple’s Dirt-Cheap At $490 A Share

Should this Concern Apple Inc. (AAPL) and Google Inc (GOOG)?
Things are turning around for one of the largest companies in the world… After falling 11% in the first half of September, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL......(read more)

11.3% Yields… Hiding In Plain Sight

The Coca-Cola Company
It’s not a secret anymore. Dividends are one of the keys to successful investing. For years we’ve been pointing StreetAuthority readers to......(read more)

5 Stocks Growing Their Dividends by 10% Per Year

KKR Financial Holdings LLC (NYSE:KFN)
Dividend investors would be wise to focus not just on a stock’s current yield, but also on the long-term growth potential of its dividends. That......(read more)

Investing In Energy: 3 Utility Stocks Approaching Ex-Dividend Dates

Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR)
If you’re a defensive investor who likes collecting dividend income, consider these utility stocks.  A well diversified portfolio often includes......(read more)

This Stock Has All the Characteristics of a Benjamin Graham Investment

Universal Corp
In his book “The Intelligent Investor,“ Benjamin Graham set out some key rules that should be adhered to when analyzing companies in order......(read more)

3 Tech Companies for Dividend Growth Investors

International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM)
Dividend growth investing is a powerful and time-proven approach to selecting long-term winners for your portfolio. The tech sector has traditionally......(read more)

Double or Even Quadruple Your Income on This High-Yielding Dividend Stock

RR Donnelley & Sons Co (NASDAQ:RRD)
Value investors are well aware of a problem known as the “value trap.” Stocks with low price-to-earnings (P/E) ratios or high dividend yields......(read more)

Making Sense of mREITs Post-Dividend Cuts

American Capital Agency Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC)
Mortgage REITs soared after Bernanke announced that the Fed wouldn’t taper at its September meeting. Now, two days later, the industry is signaling......(read more)

Prime Office REIT-AG: September 24th Merger Vote Combined with Shareholder Activism Should Unlock Value

Prime Office REIT-AG (PMO.DE)
Disclosure: We are long shares of PMO.DE. Please click here to read full disclosures. Our 19-page report explaining our long thesis for Prime Office......(read more)

11 Great Dividend Growth Stocks With Low Debt

Cincinnati Financial Corporation (CINF)
Great dividend paying stocks with low debt ratios originally published at long-term-investments.blogspot.com. Dividend growth is wonderful but it does......(read more)

5 Stocks Growing Their Dividends Well Above Inflation

Seadrill Ltd (NYSE:SDRL)
Dividend investors would be wise to focus not just on a stock’s current yield but also on the long-term growth potential of its dividends. That&#......(read more)

10 Companies With the Heftiest Job Cuts Since the Financial Crisis

General Motors Company (NYSE:GM)
It’s now been five years since the U.S. hit the height of the financial crisis and well-respected investment house Lehman Brothers went from market......(read more)

Mortgage REITs: Agency Paper Rejoices in No Taper

Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE:NLY)
It was just about one year ago that QE3 made its debut, and mortgage REITs, particularly agency-only players like Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE......(read more)

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Apple Inc. (AAPL): Which Tech Giant Makes a Better Dividend Stock?

Apple Inc (AAPL)
Once the Street’s hottest growth stories, Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) are now undeniably dividend stocks.......(read more)

American Capital Ltd. (ACAS): 1 Company Facing an Uphill Battle

American Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACAS)
Source: Valerie Everett, Flickr. Earlier this week, I applauded American Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACAS)‘s asset management subsidiary as a rock star......(read more)

Is Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)’s Dividend Raise Reason to Buy?

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A great deal of buzz surrounded the technology sector when it was revealed that Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) had unleashed a new wave of cash......(read more)

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ): Why The Walt Disney Company (DIS) Buys All the Premium Character Collections It Can Find

Most Valuable Brands in 2013
Every so often, The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) faces an uncomfortable dilemma. The copyright on Disney’s most prized character, Mickey Mouse......(read more)

Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. (FCX), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Intel Corporation (INTC): 12 Solid Dividend Stocks Set To Pay Even More

Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. (NYSE:FCX)
This is truly a golden era for dividend-hungry investors. Payouts have been growing at an impressive pace, and many companies have the ability to boost......(read more)

Kimberly Clark Corp (KMB): The Procter & Gamble Company (PG) Is Betting On Pampers To Pump Up Profits

The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG)
Innovation doesn’t only happen in the tech world; just ask The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG), the “stodgy” consumer products......(read more)

Target Corporation (TGT), Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT): Will This Dividend Stock Have a Happier Holiday?

Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT)
Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) launched its newest designer collaboration last Sunday and by day’s end, most of the Phillip Lim collection was out......(read more)

The Coca-Cola Company (KO), Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. (DPS), PepsiCo, Inc. (PEP): Why Strategy Matters

PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE:PEP)
The long-waged soda wars between The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) and PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) have taken an interesting turn that investors should carefully......(read more)

American States Water Co (AWR), Aqua America Inc (WTR), California Water Service Group (CWT): The Power of Dividends in Two Charts

American States Water Co
Investing in dividend-paying stocks might not be as endorphin-pumping as hunting for the Next Big Thing while it’s still flying under the radar.......(read more)

The Western Union Company (WU), Intel Corporation (INTC): Two Great Dividend Stocks That Should Raise Payouts Soon

The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU)
For a long-term investor, dividends are critically important. Even during periods when the market is flat, receiving dividends and reinvesting them can......(read more)

American Capital Ltd. (ACAS), American Capital Agency Corp. (AGNC): Meet The Cash Cows

American Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACAS)
In 1991, rapper Naughty By Nature released a single called “O.P.P.,” inspired by a conversation with a drug dealer, who said he was “......(read more)

Baxter International Inc. (BAX), W&T Offshore, Inc. (WTI), Ashland Inc. (ASH): 5 Stocks Growing Their Dividends by 30% Per Year

Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX)
Dividend investors would be wise to focus not just on a stock’s current yield but also on the long-term growth potential of its dividends. That&#......(read more)
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