Dividend Growth

Big Dividend Increases Coming to These 3 Banks

Big Dividend Increases Coming to These 3 Banks

Positive results from the Fed’s stress test allowed three major banks to initiate share buybacks and increase dividends up to 220%. Tim Plaehn breaks it all down and provides his 3 favorite high-yield stocks for the continued low interest rate environment caused by Brexit. The last week has produced news at the opposite extremes for […]

10 Recession-Proof Stocks That Tripled the S&P 500

10 Recession-Proof Stocks That Tripled the S&P 500

Find out the names of ten little-known stocks with aggressive income streams, stable growth, and recession armor that tripled the returns from the S&P 500 over the last twenty years. The US stock market began the year at a decline, which statistically predisposes the market to ending the year in the red. This correction, coupled […]

2 Stocks Increasing Dividends in July

2 Stocks Increasing Dividends in July

Investing in an accelerating dividend is one of the best ways to consistently increase your wealth over the long-term. With these three stocks having a long history of dividend growth and expected pay increases coming in May, now is a great time to add them to your portfolio. Dividend growth is the driving force of […]

Your Portfolio Is Missing These 3 Safe Dividend Stocks

Your Portfolio Is Missing These 3 Safe Dividend Stocks

“People somehow think you must buy at the bottom and sell at the top. That’s nonsense. The idea is to buy when the probability is greatest that the market is going to advance.” -Martin Zweig Zweig presents an attractive idea for the current market, which is overvalued by many measures. As long as some industries […]

Time to Sell These 3 Dividend Stocks

Time to Sell These 3 Dividend Stocks

Slowing growth in these three stocks could cause a brutal sell-off that drops prices by 15% to 20% over the next six months. With recent total returns for this sector ranging from 30% to 50% on solid growth, now is the time to take profits. Since the stock market correction that occurred in the early […]

5 Safe High-Yield Stocks for Double-Digit Income

5 Safe High-Yield Stocks for Double-Digit Income

Invest in these five high-yield stocks and start earning a safe income stream with strong upside probability. With potential yields of 15%, 14%, 17%, and even 36%, these stocks leave traditional income investments in the dust. A high-yield portfolio is built around only one metric: yield. Typically, a yield around 4% is considered both high […]

2 Stocks with Attractive Yields and Growing Dividends

2 Stocks with Attractive Yields and Growing Dividends

Earn an accelerating income stream and market-beating returns with these two dividend stocks. Their increasing dividends and attractive yields will produce a cash income stream and capital gains that are an unmatched tool for safely and incrementally increasing your wealth. The overall REIT universe can be divided into a number of distinct sectors such as […]

2 Dividend Stocks with Bond-Like Safety

2 Dividend Stocks with Bond-Like Safety

In a small sub-sector of the dividend stock universe, you can find stocks that name the United States Government as their sole customer. Backed by strong contracts from the most reliable customer in the world, these stocks can be counted on for income no matter where the market moves. While we may argue about the […]