Robert Baillieul, B.Comm.
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Graco Hikes Dividend 10.4% Today’s chart proves that boring stocks can provide exciting returns. Longtime readers know we love dull companies. “Boring” products like solvents, chemicals, and coatings don’t get much play at cocktail parties. These businesses, however, tend to.
A Remarkably Safe 7.6% Yield Low energy prices have hammered oil patch stocks, and traders didn’t even spare steady eddy TC Pipelines, LP (NYSE:TCP). This seems a bit unfair. Energy prices generally don’t impact pipeline profits, as these firms simply.
Acquisitions Power Ecolab’s Dividend Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) announced a modest dividend hike Thursday, credited in large part to a string of recent acquisitions. In a press release, the water sanitation company said its board approved an 11% cash dividend increase..
Bristol-Myers Squibb Increases Dividend Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE: BMY) announced a small dividend increase, signalling an optimistic outlook from management. In a press release Thursday, the drugmaker said its board approved a 2.6% increase to its quarterly dividend. The move.
This Trust Now Yields 9.8% You may have to date a lot of crazies before you find someone you’d want to share your Netflix password with. The same thing, it seems, applies to high-yield stocks. Like a lot of the.
Don’t Trust This Double-Digit Payout Investors sometimes throw their arms out reaching for high yields. Those double-digit payouts look so tempting, after all. But if you’re not careful, big yields can cause some serious portfolio injuries. That’s my worry with.
How to Spot the Best Dividend Stocks I was poking around YouTube the other day, watching an interview with Arnold Schwarzenegger. In one scene, he’s benching a bar with eight weight stacks on each end. Schwarzenegger’s face turns a cherry.
Where to Find 7%+ Yields If you like big dividends, few sectors pay out higher yields than business development companies (BDCs). You don’t need an MBA to understand these operations. BDCs lend money to private companies, collecting interest payments from.
This Top Dividend Stock Yields 5.5% Over the next decade, few industries will likely produce more top dividend stocks than pipelines. America now gushes oil. Thanks to a wave of new technologies, U.S. energy production has more than doubled over.
Earn a 6.1% Yield from Allstate Stock? In a world of rock-bottom yields, this obscure niche offers the last source of real income: preferreds. In yesterday’s column, I highlighted these investments to new readers. Preferred shares work like a kind.