Bear Market Playbook

I wanted to share an insightful commentary from a friend of the blog, Joe Ferris, who is a Registered Investment Advisor at Summer Fields Investments,LLC. I have discussed dividend investing with him for.....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORMar 27th, 2020Related News

Dividend Investing and Covid-19 Disruptions

β€œIn the short run, the market is a voting machine but in the long run, it is a weighing machine.” ― Benjamin Graham The price of securities fluctuates more widely than the change in underlying fundamental values,.....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORMar 25th, 2020Related News

Three REITs Delivering Fresh Dividend Growth To Shareholders

Last week was a crazy week in the US Stock market, as the number of Covid-19 cases in the country surged, and so did the number of deaths. It looks like we are in a widespread phase of panic on the financial marke.....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORMar 23rd, 2020Related News

General Dynamics Corporation (GD) Dividend Stocks Analysis

General Dynamics Corporation (GD) operates as an aerospace and defense company worldwide. It operates through four business groups: Aerospace; Combat Systems; Information Systems and Technology; and Marine Syste.....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORMar 20th, 2020Related News

Dividend Investors: Stay The Course

The past month has been difficult for many investors. Stocks are down by 30% from their all time highs, reached just 1 month ago. It is during times like these that you see who really is a long-term investor,.....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORMar 16th, 2020Related News

Seven Dividend Companies Rewarding Shareholders With Raises

As part of my monitoring process, I review the list of dividend increases every week. This is helpful in monitoring dividend increases for my dividend portfolio holdings, and for companies I am monitoring for a .....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORMar 15th, 2020Related News

Why I Closed My Robinhood Brokerage Account

The broker I have been using for my investment newsletter had issues for two days in a row on March 2 and March 3rd. There were some outages on March 9th as well. As a result, I was unable to make any investments.....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORMar 12th, 2020Related News

Seven Dividend Achievers Defying Coronavirus Fears

It looks like the Corona Virus (Covid -19 ) is spreading rapidly throughout the world, with Northern Italy on lockdown, and the cases in the US exceeding 400 as of the time of this writing. Things are serious, and .....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORMar 9th, 2020Related News

Everybody Ought to Be Rich

In August 1929, John J. Raskob published an article in the Ladies Home Journal titled "Everybody Ought To Be Rich". The article discussed the novel idea of long-term dividend investing. "Suppose a man marries .....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORMar 5th, 2020Related News

Thirty-One Dividend Aristocrats for Further Review

We have had a turbulent week on Wall Street last week. It also sounds like the upcoming week would be turbulent as well. As a result, I decided to run my screening criteria against the list of dividend aristocrats,.....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORMar 2nd, 2020Related News

A Record Week on Wall Street For Dividend Increases

Last week was a record on Wall Street ( at least for the 13 years that I have followed Dividend Growth Investing). There were 69 dividend increases announced by US based companies according to my data source. That l.....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORMar 1st, 2020Related News

Regular Investing Beats Buying At The Bottom Every Time

I was not planning to buy any shares this week, after investing most of the funds and then some in February already. The drop today on coronavirus fears spreading around the world has provided some decent entry o.....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORFeb 26th, 2020Related News

17 Dividend Increases For Further Analysis

One of the best books written on Dividend Growth Investing is called " The Single Best Investment: Creating Wealth With Dividend Growth".  The books discussed a study in the Journal of Financial and Quantitativ.....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORFeb 24th, 2020Related News

Performance of Current Dividend Aristocrats Over The Past Decade

I recently saw an interesting table online, which I wanted to share with you. The table shows the ten year total return performance of the companies in the Dividend Aristocrats index at the end of 2019. The ta.....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORFeb 21st, 2020Related News

The Do Nothing Dividend Portfolio

One of the lessons I have learned the hard way over the years I have invested in dividend growth stocks is that it rarely makes sense to sell a security. I learned this lesson by observing my investing histo.....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORFeb 20th, 2020Related News

Twelve Dividend Growth Stocks Raising Distributions to Investors Last Week

There were twelve dividend growth stocks which raised dividends to their investors. All of these companies have a minimum ten year track record of annual dividend increases. A ten year streak of annual dividen.....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORFeb 17th, 2020Related News

Index Investors are Closet Dividend Growth Investors

Last year marked a record in earnings and dividends for US companies. The S&P 500 index ended up distributing a record number of dividends as well. As a result, the S&P 500 has managed to incre.....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORFeb 12th, 2020Related News

Nineteen Dividend Growth Stocks For Further Research

There were over 60 dividend increases in the past week. It looks like corporate boards are flush with cash, as the economic recovery enters its tenth year, and consumer confidence is slowly rising. There is a recor.....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORFeb 10th, 2020Related News

Where are the 2007 Dividend Aristocrats today?

There is a big misunderstanding that somehow the financial crisis was worse for dividend growth investors, than equity investors in general. This is an incorrect statement.  Dividend growth investors did .....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORFeb 6th, 2020Related News

What Dividend Investors Can Learn From Human Resource Departments?

I believe that dividend growth investors can learn a lot about business from the world of human resources. Human resource departments utilize a lot of tool to gather resumes, screen them using certain criteria, and .....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORFeb 3rd, 2020Related News