Quantcast
Are you getting the best rate from your broker?
Compare your broker's rates now to find out if you can save money

Choose your broker below
Welcome to Dividend.com. Please help us personalize your experience.

Select the one that best describes you
ALERT

E-Commerce Boom Powers Best Dividend Stock Closer to Dividend Aristocracy

Dividend logo

One of the downsides of popularity, at least as far as investments are concerned, is that when more people think an investment is good, its price rises. After a certain point, the price becomes so high that the investment becomes less attractive because there is less chance its price will rise further.

The almost schizoid implication, therefore, is to buy stocks that no one really likes before the stocks become likable and then sell the stocks when everyone likes them but before everyone dislikes them again for being too expensive.

So where are dividend stocks on this roller coaster?

Dividend Stocks in a Bubble

Seth Masters, chief investment officer at Bernstein Global Wealth Management, said recently in The Wall Street Journal that dividend stocks are in a bubble because investors had been so hungry for safety that they bid up the price of dividend-paying stocks.

To read the Full Story, Go Premium or Log In

Popular Articles

Premium Shutterstock 718860205
News

We May Finally See Wage Growth

If we had to describe the recovery since the Great Recession in one word, it would have to be ‘...

Premium Shutterstock 718336300
News

The Market Wrap for September 22: Astounding Escalation in Rhetoric

President Trump’s economic nationalism-centric speech at the UN with his threat to “totally...

Dividend Investing 101

Dogs of the Dow Investment Strategy Explained

Very few stock indices represent the power and fortune of Wall Street quite like the Dow Jones...