Sunday, February 8, 2015

Weekly Links: February 8, 2015

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:

- 10 Stocks Building Wealth Through Higher Dividends
- What Your Portfolio Can Learn from Beast Mode
- Target Corporation Dividend Stock Analysis
- Five Companies Below The Radar
- Dividend payment from AT & T and General Mills
- Outlook for February 2015
- Recent Buy: DIS

The DIV-Net Featured Articles:

- Weekend Reading Links - February 2, 2015
- 6 Dividend Growth Stocks With A Big Footprint And Inimitable Business
- 2014-Q4 Performance Review
- The Importance Of Being SMART With Your Goals
- My goals for 2015
- My Best Stock Idea For 2015

Articles from D4L-News:

Three Dividend Stocks to Buy
Investing for growth or income doesn't always have to be an "either/or" scenario. Investors can have the best of both worlds if they know where to look. Here are three dividend-paying companies to keep on your radar. These companies pay dividends with relatively high yields and offer the growth potential craved by aggressive investors. And the stocks have gotten too cheap to ignore...

My Favorite High-Yield Retirement Stocks
As millions of Americans approach retirement age, many are concerned about how they'll be able to fund their existing lifestyles during their golden years. Dividend growth stocks can help you achieve financial independence, but what if you're looking for a purer income play? For those seeking secure, high-yield investments that still offer moderate income-growth opportunities, I'd like to introduce you to three of my favorite high-yield investments...

3 Cheap Dividend Stocks You Can Buy Right Now
Investors in dividend stocks tend to be more long-term-oriented, which usually means far less day-trading and volatility. Dividends can be reinvested, giving the buyer a chance to compound their gains over the long run. These payouts can mean the difference between simply retiring and retiring the way you've always dreamed. With that in mind, let's have a look at three cheap dividend stocks you can consider buying right now...

Our Take On 5 Popular Dividend Growth Stocks
We spend a lot of time talking about dividend growth investing because many value our independent opinion on these high-yielding entities. Some of the most valuable articles we've posted that have helped Seeking Alpha readers better understand risks include, among others: We Don't Think Seadrill's Dividend Is Sustainable, in April 2012, and "The Mortgage REIT Business Doesn't Work..." in June 2013. We highlight these calls to provide perspective of the efficacy of our analysis and opinion, and why groupthink could be painful at times. That said, let's update our opinion on five popular dividend growth stocks...

Dividend Stocks That Could Yield Big Returns In 2015
Are you looking for solid returns with low risk in your portfolio this year? Of course you are. And investment pros have just the thing for you: dividend-paying stocks. Dividend growth, estimated by FactSet at 10.5 percent for the S&P 500 for 2014, is expected to be slightly less robust in the coming year, at 8 percent, according to John Butters, senior earnings analyst. Still, there are sectors and stocks that fund managers expect to shine, generating double-digit total returns thanks in large part to their dividends...

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

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