Sunday, June 21, 2015

Weekly Links: June 21, 2015

Each Sunday I highlight any notable articles that I came across over the past week. Though I may not always agree with each of the articles highlighted, they will often provide an interesting argument for their position. We can take some concepts that may or may not align with our vision, then apply them to our framework, and voila, a new idea is born.

Articles you might find interesting:

- 6 Stocks Providing Positive Feedback With Higher Dividends
- 3M; Low Yield; Highly Interesting
- Dividend Income Report – Half Year
- Recent Buy
- Semi Recent Buy
- Yellen Almost Admits Fed Not Ready to Raise Rates

The DIV-Net Featured Articles:

- 5 Low Beta, Higher Yielding Dividend Stocks For The Next Downturn
- 4 Safe High-Yielding Stocks To Consider
- Outlook for June 2015
- Why did I buy Union Pacific Shares
- Seven Dividend Growth Stocks to Consider for Further Research
- Recent Purchase of W.P. Carey (WPC)

Articles from D4L-News:

5 Tech Stocks to Buy for the Dividends
Bespoke Investment Group has identified the tech sector as slightly oversold despite some blowout earnings performances by big-name stocks like Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) and Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX). This hints that tech stocks are trading at fair prices despite this recent outperformance. Here are five tech stocks to buy now both for the growth ahead and the prospect of attractive dividends...

Which Top Dividend Stocks Get Thumbs Up From Buffett?
Four of IBD's top five dividend leaders are tobacco stocks, known for their hefty dividends. So what are the top five nontobacco stocks — and which two are owned by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRKA)? ...

3 High-Yielding Utility Stocks to Buy
Huzzah! Housing starts jumped in April to an annualized rate of 1.135 million units, according to the Commerce Department. That’s the highest level since November 2007. Building permits also surged 10.1%, a hopeful omen for future construction activity. But why are we cheering? Partly, of course, housing is because a key sector of the economy seems to be doing a little better. We’re always happy when businesses are humming and people are working. I suggest focusing your new money on a handful of interest-sensitive utility stocks that have already undergone sizable price “corrections” from their 2015 highs...

10 Great American Dividend Stocks To Buy Now
Some U.S. companies have more than a century of operating history, a testament to their dependability and adaptability over time. Many of them also produce prodigious amounts of cash which has fueled stock buybacks and dividend increases. The stocks listed below are excellent choices for value investors looking for dependable dividends...

Go Beyond Yield and Consistency, Go for Growth
For conservative, income-minded investors, there are two metrics that jump out instantaneously when evaluating securities: the company’s track record of making distributions, measured by consecutive years of increases, and the size of the distribution itself, measured by the dividend yield. However, there’s more to successful dividend investing than going after firms with an impressive track record of dividend increases or a juicy yield. For young investors especially, the one metric that is all too often overlooked, and wrongfully so, is the dividend growth rate of a security. In other words, we’re looking at stocks that boast very impressive track records with regards to both consistency and dividend growth. Here are some to consider...

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

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