Dividend Investing

Pick Up These 2 Dividend Stocks as Retailers Wage War

Pick Up These 2 Dividend Stocks as Retailers Wage War

If you just emerged from hibernation and didn’t know what time of year it is, the television would quickly tell you. That’s because the holiday season advertising bombardment is in full swing. And it will reach maximum madness over Thanksgiving next week. Not even temporarily being back in my native England is a safe haven. […]

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3 High-Yield Stocks in Danger of Cutting Dividends

On Monday, General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) answered the “will it, or won’t it” question and reduced its dividend by 50%. Even though the date of the announcement was known, and a cut was widely anticipated, the GE share price dropped by 8%. This drop comes after the 15% share price decline since 2017 third […]

9 High-Yield MLP Funds Without the Tax Hassles

9 High-Yield MLP Funds Without the Tax Hassles

When it comes to publicly traded partnerships, such as the energy infrastructure master limited partnerships (MLPs) many factors are different when compared to investing in publicly traded corporations. One factor is income taxes, where some additional work pushes investors away from investing in individual MLPs. You won’t read about this anywhere else, but the just […]

5 REITs Raising Dividends in December

5 REITs Raising Dividends in December

We are almost at the end of another year, and I hope your dividend income stream has marched steadily higher throughout 2017. One bit of assistance I like to provide is to list those real estate investment trusts (REITs) expected to announce higher dividend rates in the upcoming months. This knowledge can give you a […]

3 High-Yield REITs for Coming Higher Interest Rates

3 High-Yield REITs for Coming Higher Interest Rates

For the past several years, the potential of higher interest rate announcements from the Fed has led to share price drops in the real estate investment trust (REIT) sector. The belief is that since REITs are owned for the dividend yield, higher future interest rates are a negative for the sector. The theory is that […]