Dividend Investor will share his journey with you on his quest for achieving an increasing dividend income stream from stocks with above average dividend growth, which consistently increase their distributions over time.
The past month has been difficult for many investors. It is during times like these that you see who really is a long-term investor, and who is just a pretender. When you are a long-term buy and hold investor, you stand the best chances to take maximum advantage of the power of compounding, and end up with the probability for the highest dividend income and capital gains. These are the... To read the whole article, please click on the article title above.
As part of my monitoring process, I review the list of dividend increases every week. I usually focus on companies that have managed to boost dividends to shareholders for at least a decade. It looks like this year may be classified as the year of higher dividend growth.
This is because of the new tax law, which went into effect this year. As a result of the lowering of corporate tax rates,... To read the whole article, please click on the article title above.
I wanted to share the market commentary from a dividend growth investor friend of mine, who manages money. This is not a paid post, and I do not receive any compensation from him. Rather, I have interacted with Joe off and on over the past decade. He is one of those readers who have stuck around for a while, who I regularly discuss dividend investing with. Writing about... To read the whole article, please click on the article title above.
My site is read by readers from all walks of life. We have those with no experience investing, to those who have been through the ups and downs of the past half a century (and even longer). We also have a variety of readers, who are interested in the concept of dividend growth investing, but who do not have the time to go through the painful process of screening, monitoring, and assembling... To read the whole article, please click on the article title above.
As a dividend growth investor, my goal is to generate a stream of income, which grows above the rate of inflation.
For the past decade that I have been doing that, my annual organic dividend growth has easily outpaced the historical rates inflation by a factor of 2 or more. In fact, the dividend increases by my portfolio have always been higher than the annual raises I receive at work.
I do not... To read the whole article, please click on the article title above.
If you have followed any news stories over the past year, you might have been exposed to a lot of negative information about dividend paying stocks. I have rebutted some of them, such as the story about the end of the dividend craze. Others include the notion that rising interest rates are somehow so bad for dividend paying stocks, which it would put the end to dividend... To read the whole article, please click on the article title above.
The stock market has finally started going down. This is great news for those investors, who are in the accumulation phase. When you are able to purchase shares are lower entry prices, you end up purchasing future dividend income on sale. Investors in the accumulation phase should therefore be praying for lower prices during their work careers.
Retirees should ignore stock price fluctuations and... To read the whole article, please click on the article title above.
As part of my monitoring process, I review the list of dividend increases every week. This process helps me to monitor the performance of existing holdings, while also identifying companies for further research. I focus my attention on companies that have raised dividends for at least a decade, in order to focus on the companies that have delivered during an average boom-bust economic cycle. I... To read the whole article, please click on the article title above.
Last week, I shared with you the 2018 Dividend Aristocrats list. This is a good starting point in the research process. However, just because a company is on the list of dividend aristocrats, that doesn’t necessarily mean that it is a good investment to make today. Inclusion in an elite list of dividend stocks is like having a great resume – it lets you get a foot in the door for further... To read the whole article, please click on the article title above.
I review the list of dividend increases every week, as part of my monitoring process. This is a helpful step that helps me check for dividend increases for companies I own. I update my dividend portfolio spreadsheet with the new dividend rates, in order to see if my portfolio’s organic dividend growth rate is increasing above the rate of inflation.
I also use this process in order to identify... To read the whole article, please click on the article title above.
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