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

Three Of Our Favorite 5%+ Yielding Stocks Now

This is a guest contribution by Bob Ciura of Sure Dividend. With interest rates on the decline, income investors are once again put in a difficult position. Lower rates have caused yields across the spec.....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORJan 30th, 2020Related News

Three Dividend Growth Stocks For Further Research

As part of my monitoring process, I review the list of dividend increases every single week. This exercise helps me to monitor the organic dividend growth for my portfolio, and ensure that I am on track to meet my .....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORJan 27th, 2020Related News

Dividend Aristocrats List for 2020

The S&P Dividend Aristocrats index tracks companies in the S&P 500 that have increased dividends every year for at least 25 years in a row. The index is equally weighted, and rebal.....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORJan 25th, 2020Related News

My Bet With Warren Buffett - Year Two Results

Two years ago, I made a bet with Warren Buffett. This was a continuation of the bet that Warren Buffett had done with a hedge fund manager over the preceding decade. Per the original bet, Buffett believed that i.....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORJan 23rd, 2020Related News

Seven Notable Dividend Increases From Last Week

I review the list of dividend increases every week, as part of my portfolio monitoring process. I leverage several of my dividend investing resources for this effort. I started by reviewing the list of all divi.....»»

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Northrop Grumman (NOC) Dividend Stock Analysis

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC) operates as a security company. It provides various systems, products, and solutions in autonomous systems, cyber, space, strike, and logistics and modernization, as well as in co.....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORJan 16th, 2020Related News

Calculating Organic Dividend Growth

One of the goals behind my dividend growth portfolio is to buy shares in companies which grow dividends over time. Dividend growth protects purchasing power of retirement income, and in many cases is expected.....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORJan 13th, 2020Related News

Years’ worth of dividends - the most useless metric ever

Some investors get absolutely furious the second someone mentions the term yield on cost. I am very surprised when investors seldom have anything against the metric for "years worth of dividends received". This.....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORJan 7th, 2020Related News

Dividend Champions List for 2020

A dividend champion is a company which has a 25 year record of annual dividend increases. There are only 134 such companies in the US today. I believe that becoming a dividend champion is no accident, .....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORJan 6th, 2020Related News

Best Articles On Dividend Growth Investing for 2019

As 2019 is over, I wanted to share with you the five most popular articles on the Dividend Growth Investor website. These were the most popular articles based on reader pageviews. To make it to the top five .....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORJan 2nd, 2020Related News

Dividend Kings List For 2020

A dividend king is a company that has managed to increase dividends to shareholders for at least 50 years in a row. There are only 28 such companies in the US, and perhaps a couple more in the rest of the wor.....»»

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The Gift That Keeps On Giving

It is almost Christmas in the Western World ( if you live in North America, Europe etc). Everyone is rushing to buy gifts to the people that are most important to them. An expensive gift shows appreciation, and you.....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORDec 24th, 2019Related News

Ten Dividend Increases For December 16 - 20, 2019

During the past week, there were several dividend increases from companies with at least a ten year history of annual dividend increases. I reviewed each company's latest dividend increase relative to the ten y.....»»

Category: blogSource: DIVIDENDGROWTHINVESTORDec 23rd, 2019Related News