Dividend Stocks

Income investors may not know it yet, but many dividend stocks might be facing a significant threat as the Federal Reserve hikes interest rates through the end of 2019. It’s times like these that many investors seek dividend aristocrats, but there are other dividend stocks out there that are still worth checking out despite not
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Shares of General Motors (NYSE:GM) — and automakers in general — have been rebounding in recent weeks. But before this rally, GM stock and others had been under immense pressure. There were varying reasons for their decline. Is this a good time for investors to start buying auto stocks? Perhaps it is, since their valuations
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Yes, October was a tough month for a lot of stocks, especially headline growth stocks. But it all this enthusiasm about growth, income stocks don’t get the coverage — or respect — that they deserve. One takeaway from the October correction was that it pays to diversify in volatile markets. While it’s nice to ride the
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While it may seem like a coincidence that the market often tanks right around Halloween, there’s a good reason why fall is a scary time for investors. That’s because many traders and fund managers tend to relax in late summer, going on vacation and otherwise tuning out of the markets. After Labor Day, all the
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Dividend growth stocks have obvious appeal. After all, dividend investing is based on buying and holding a stock for the payouts. So if a company can consistently increase its distributions to investors over time, all the better. Unlike traditional growth investing, where you depend on a stock increasing in value based on profits or sales trends,
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Is anyone else noticing Disney’s (NYSE:DIS) timely breakout to new all-time highs? Despite the market’s struggles so far this month, Disney stock is up about 2%. However it’s the move over multi-year resistance that’s getting investors’ attention. After outbidding Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) for most of the assets from Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOX, NASDAQ:FOXA), Disney is
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Dividend growth stocks have taken it on the chin in October. That’s especially true of S&P 500 tech sector stocks. Only consumer discretionary and materials stocks have done worse over the same period. Fast Graphs founder Chuck Carnevale recently contributed an article to Seeking Alpha discussing 12 dividend growth stocks that he thought were undervalued
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