This Popular Retirement Advice Will Leave You 76.2% Broke

How much money do you need to retire on dividends alone? This is a better question to ask than the typical “magic number” formula that most “first-level” thinking firms tout. Let’s review why their approach is fatally flawed, so that…

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10 Dividend Stocks You Should Hold Forever

Imagine having your money work for you. Wise investments can spell financial freedom and one way of doing this is getting into stocks. Stock investments have far reaching gains. Today many people are already investing in dividend paying stocks.

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5 Dividend Stocks for Anxious Investors

For income-oriented investors five stocks, in particular, stand out right now…

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Stocks Going Ex-Div Next Week

As a dividend growth investor, I am always trying to track both stocks that I own and those on my watchlist. I’m mostly interested in companies that have a historical record growing their payments over time. One particular angle of…

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Check Out These Unusual Funds That Could Double Your Dividends

Fee-obsessed investors continue to pile into exchange-traded funds (ETFs).

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These 3 Stocks Just Raised Their Dividends

Now, that’s a little better. After a few sluggish weeks with only the occasional dividend raise, the market started to wake up last week with a slightly higher number of increases. We’re still some distance from the next earnings season,…

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These 3 Stocks Have Doubled Their Dividends

The ultimate sign of confidence from a company is when it raises its dividend. Income investors appreciate the added payout, but even those who don’t need current income can see a big dividend increase as a signal that a company’s…

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Why You Need a Dividend Raise Right Now

Is there anything that makes an income-focused investor happier than an increase in their dividends?

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3 Dividend Aristocrats for the Long Term

While I have mainly focused on the broad energy sector recently, it is critical to have a well diversified portfolio not only in terms of sectors, but also in terms of having growth and dividend stocks.

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10 Dividend-Paying Stocks for the Enterprising Investor

There are a number of great companies in the market today. By using the ModernGraham Valuation Model, I’ve selected 10 of the best dividend-paying stocks for the Enterprising dividend stock investor. These companies have the highest dividend yields among the…

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