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Call Options and the Ex-Dividend Date

Options have been a favourite instrument amongst investors and speculators alike in hedging and...

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What Is an Ideal Payout Ratio?

Payout ratios are not the first thing an investor usually sees when he is investing for...

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How Does a Stock Split Affect Dividends?

Below, Dividend.com discusses how stock splits affect dividends. We begin with understanding...

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How the Makeup of Shareholder Base Affects Dividend Policy

Companies return cash to shareholders in two ways: through dividend payments or share buybacks....

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Why Do Companies Pair Dividends with Share Repurchases?

Many companies that generate excess profits or cash flow decide to return a portion of their...

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The REIT Glossary: Must-Know Terms

Real Estate Investment Trusts have evolved into a sector of their own. Equity REITs have already...

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What Are Negative Payout Ratios?

To be an income investor, it is critical to analyze not just a stock’s dividend yield but also...

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Regional Dividend ETFs You Should Know About

Last month, I wrote about some interesting dividend indices that investors should know about. It...

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Understanding REIT Valuation

Real estate investment trust (REIT) valuation has been a complex subject for retail investors...

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Dividend Policies Explained

Dividend stocks have a large and devoted following in the investment community. There is good...

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At Dividend.com a large portion of our readership is of a discerning, self-directed nature. As...

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Yahoocalypse: 7 Critical Points Yahoo Needs to Address

Yahoo has been a major story in 2015, specifically Yahoo (YHOO ) and Alibaba. To some of our...

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10 Billionaires That Are Giving Away Their Fortune

Six years ago, Warren Buffett and Bill Gates started a campaign called The Giving Pledge to have...

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Using Holiday Traditions to Judge Inflation

Originally conceived as an economist Christmas joke, the Christmas Price Index tracks the items...

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Why Warren Buffett Looks for Wide Economic Moats

“In business, I look for economic castles protected by unbreachable ‘moats’” — Warren...

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10 Companies That Are Likely to Be Dividend Aristocrats by 2050

Income investors love dividends, and for good reason. Over time, dividend payments have proven to...

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Dividend Indices You Should Know About

S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC is the maker of the world’s most widely followed indices. The most...

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15 Companies That Have Paid Dividends For More Than 100 Years

As a dividend investor, you might have trained yourself to look for fantastic yields when placing...

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Impact of Terrorism on Dividend Investors

This article comes at a time when France, along with the world, are still recovering from Paris’s...

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Dividend-Based Stock Valuation: The Three-Stage Dividend Discount Model

Stock prices are meant to reflect the value of the issuing company, but how is that value...

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Dividend-Based Stock Valuation: The H Dividend Discount Model

As previous articles have discussed, investors and analysts often use historical and projected...

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Dividend-Based Stock Valuation: The Two-Stage Dividend Discount Model

Using a company’s dividend history to determine the intrinsic value of its stock is a common...

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Dividend-Based Stock Valuation: The Dividend Discount Model

There are a number of methods that investors and analysts use to determine the ‘correct’ price of...

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Which of These Seven Typical Investors Are You?

Forget astrology! To find out what kind of personality you have stop looking at the stars and...

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Feel the Buzz with These Dividend-Paying Alcohol Stocks

Every investor is looking to make the most of each dollar, and investing in dividend stocks is a...

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