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Dr. Siegel Is Right on When It Comes to Dividends… Sort of

The explosion of financial news, television networks and blogs has created the idea of the “Stock...

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The Hard Choice: Dividends or an Annuity?

Summer is the time for longer days, trips to the beach and vacations. For many ‘Baby Boomers’, it...

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Dividends are a highly valuable source of return for investors. Studies have shown that dividend...

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Valuing a Non-dividend Paying Company with the Dividend Discount Model

We saw how we can find out the present value of a dividend paying company here. We also saw how...

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Dividend mutual funds pay out a dividend at regular intervals to their fund holders. They hold a...

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3 Dividend Portfolios That You Can Create

Dividend yields, payout ratios, earnings growth estimates, the valuation of a stock and stock...

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What Is a Stock Buyback?

A company sells a product or a service, receives the money, pays off its operating expenses and...

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Dividend Irrelevance Theory

Modigliani and Miller, famous for their capital structure theories, advanced the dividend...

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Put Options and the Ex-Dividend Date

Call options and put options have been a favorite for investors and speculators alike to hedge...

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Why Single Digit Earnings Growth Estimates Are Good for Dividend Stocks?

The general market convention suggests that the higher the estimated earnings growth the better...

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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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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

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