Sunday, November 16, 2014

Weekly Links: November 16, 2014

Each Sunday I highlight any notable articles that I came across over the past week, along with any Carnivals I participated in. For those readers not familiar with carnivals, it's where personal finance bloggers submit their best articles of the week with one blog serving as the host. The entries are separated into various categories such as Investing, Credit, Debt, Budgeting, Frugality, Wealth Building, Money Management, Financial Planning, Insurance, Taxes, The Economy, Real Estate, et. al.

Articles you might find interesting:

- Exxon Mobil Corporation, Currently Undervalued And A Strong Buy
- Successful Dividend Investing Requires Patience
- 4 Stocks Growing Future Yield With Increased Dividends
- Dividend Increases, October 16-31, 2014
- Canadian Dividend Growth Stocks – 4 picks Out of the Ordinary
- Individual Investors Becoming Too Bullish?
- Considering Foreign-Domiciled Dividend Growth Stocks

The DIV-Net Featured Articles:

- Dividend Growth Stocks With A Defined-Benefit Pension
- 7 Dividend Achievers Good Enough To Buy And 10 To Watch
- 8 Stocks to Beat Warren Buffett's Portfolio Return Easily
- Stock Analysis of Verizon (VZ)
- The Structure of MLPs

Articles from D4L-News:

5 Blue-Chip Dividend Stocks for a Declining Market
The best thing about blue chip dependable dividend stocks is that they encourage investors to ignore the day-to-day craziness of the market and focus on the long term. Here’s a list of five blue chip dependable dividend stocks that will help buoy your portfolio through the latest market storm. They’ve paid dividends for forever and currently offer dividend yields of at least 3.5%...

3 Cheap Dividend Stocks Sporting Safe Yields
The Altman Z-score is a measure of financial risk developed by Professor Edward Altman of New York University. Companies that score 2.99 or higher using this measure are considered in the safe zone with little financial or liquidity risk. We can combine the enterprise-to-EBTIDA ratio with the Altman Z-score to look for stocks that have high yields and are safe and cheap for income investors...

2 Safe Dividend Stocks for Your Income Portfolio
Not all dividend stocks are created equal. Some offer monstrous 10% yields or more, but their share prices dwindle with each passing year. With that in mind, I have identified two dividend stocks that offer above-average yields and have characteristics that suggest they should be safer than most massive yielders...

2 Cheap, High-Yield Dividend Stocks I'm Buying Right Now
There certainly seems to be blood in the streets right now. The markets have finally presented a buying opportunity, and I'm not waiting on the sidelines any longer. As a dividend investor, I'm not scared of declining markets. Quite the opposite, I love the idea of picking up cheap stocks at higher dividend yields. I recently picked up shares of two agriculture-based companies. The first is...

3 Best Dividend Payers in Big Financials
Size and health are critical, which is why we scoured the S&P 500 for big banks and insurers paying sector-high dividends. No, these aren’t amazing yields, but they are solid and offer a great way to get ahead of the rate hike. Here are three of our favorite financials...

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There are some really good articles here, please take time and read a few of them.

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