Submitted by VINBot on Wed, 2015-02-18 07:19
Submitted by Dividends4Life on Tue, 2015-02-17 07:35
I currently track over 250 dividend growth stocks in my D4L-Database and have determined some of the lower rated stocks could be buys if the companies simply chose to increase their dividends. For various reasons their management has elected keep a low payout ratio and deploy the excess cash elsewhere. To identify the companies with ample room to increase their dividend payout, I used the following criteria...
Submitted by Ken Faulkenberry on Mon, 2015-02-16 08:57
Dividend King Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Stock Analysis w/ 29 Point Quantitative and Qualitative Screening Metrics plus SWOT Analysis.
Submitted by Dividends4Life on Mon, 2015-02-16 07:24
Readers of this space know that the primary focus of my dividend portfolio is to create ever-increasing income money machine by investing in dividend growth securities. This means that sometimes I will choose a lower yielding security with better dividend growth prospects over a higher yielding security. As one that values diversity, I also invest in some high yield securities. However, any dividend stock that I invest in must have an increasing dividend. Below are companies that have recently made their shareholders take notice with higher cash dividends...
Submitted by Ken Faulkenberry on Fri, 2015-02-13 09:02
Dividend King Genuine Parts (GPC) Dividend Stock Analysis w/ 29 Point Quantitative and Qualitative Checklist plus SWOT Analysis
Submitted by Dividends4Life on Fri, 2015-02-13 07:40
Submitted by Dividends4Life on Thu, 2015-02-12 07:25
Sysco Corporation is a large distributor of food and related products, primarily to the foodservice or food-away-from-home industry. Linked here is a detailed analysis and commentary...
Submitted by Ken Faulkenberry on Wed, 2015-02-11 09:14
Dividend King 3M (MMM) Dividend Stock Analysis w/ 29 Point Quantitative & Qualitative Checklist plus SWOT Analysis.
Submitted by Dividends4Life on Wed, 2015-02-11 07:31
Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. is one of the world's leading agribusiness concerns, with major market positions in agricultural processing and merchandising. Linked here is a detailed analysis and commentary...
Submitted by ntobik on Tue, 2015-02-10 16:05
Submitted by Dividends4Life on Tue, 2015-02-10 10:11
As an investor in the financial markets, I am often stunned when talking to Gen Y Millennials (those born between 1977 to 1994) and learn their retirement savings are primarily low-risk, safe investments such as money market funds, CDs and Treasuries. Many of these Millennials were just building their financial foundation when the financial crisis hit. Some lost everything, including their job, savings and independence. There are much better alternatives for the ultra-conservative Gen Y investors than money market accounts...
Submitted by MagicDiligence on Tue, 2015-02-10 07:16
Submitted by Ken Faulkenberry on Mon, 2015-02-09 10:55
$KO Coca-Cola Dividend Stock Analysis w/ 29 Point Quantitative and Qualitative Checklist plus SWOT Analysis
Submitted by George on Mon, 2015-02-09 08:42
I received some feedback on my last post regarding the Piotroski F-Score backtest. The comment suggested that I run the backtest for each of the ten discrete Piotroski Scores. Here are the results.
Submitted by Dividends4Life on Mon, 2015-02-09 07:25
To ensure a retirement that is free from financial concerns, there are certain things that must be done today. The stock market does not travel in a straight line. There will be times it will behave irrationally. These are the times that try an investors’ patience. Those with clear goals and confidence in their chosen strategy aren't fazed by these market movements. Building a secure future by investing in quality dividend growth stocks is neither complicated nor overly burdensome.
Below are several companies that have recently increased their cash dividends to shareholders...