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What Should Income Investors Do With Their Unrealised Stock Price Gains?

Recently, we have received a lot of emails asking us for advice on what income investors should...

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How to Anticipate a Dividend Cut?

About 500 companies (mostly oil and gas) cut their dividends in 2015. In 2008, this list was...

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Top 5 Dividend Stocks By Search Popularity on Google

Below we present an analysis of how investors in the United States are searching for dividend...

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The Top 3 Dividend Growth ETFs

Dividend stocks are very popular right now, and it is easy to see why. As a source of real...

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Master Limited Partnerships (MLPs), Taxes & Your IRA

Since the Fed has kept interest rates low for so long, investors looking for income have moved...

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What Is a Target Payout Ratio?

When going through a firm’s dividend policy, we often find the upper band and the lower...

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3 All-American Companies That Pay Dividends

A rising USD has affected many companies in terms of erosion of topline growth. Big conglomerates...

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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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Dividend Yields by Countries

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...

Best Dividend Mutual Funds

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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Dividend History of the Consumer Staples Sector

Consumer staples have long been regarded as an essential component of any well diversified...

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Are We Slipping Into the Abyss? The Markets Think So

Investors are certainly facing an interesting paradox these days.

Economic conditions are some of...

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How the Emerging Market Rout Is Impacting Dividend Investors

Emerging markets have moved sharply lower since the beginning of the year.

For instance, the ...

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