Sunday, October 18, 2015

Weekly Links: October 18, 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:

- Portfolio Update: Building My Positions (October 16, 2015)
- September 2015 trading, investing, and dividends results
- Avoiding Lifestyle Inflation
- Ryman Hospitality Properties
- New Purchase: Johnson and Johnson

The DIV-Net Featured Articles:

- Sector Overview – Canadian Banks
- 7 Stocks To Buy And Hold For The Next Quarter Century
- 4 High-Yielding Utilities With A Growing Dividends

Articles from D4L-News:

3 Cheap Dividend Stocks to Buy Now
More promising are dividend-paying stocks that have solid long-term prospects but appear to have hit some speed bumps. Buying these stocks involves taking a chance that their businesses will revive. In exchange for that risk, you can get stocks with low P/Es and above-average yields. If the companies’ turnaround plans show even modest signs of success, the stocks could take off. One stock in this camp is...

4 Dividend Stocks Value Investors Will Love
Nevertheless, it is not time for investors to fret. It’s rather time to focus on readjusting their investment portfolios. Adding dividend stocks are always a good decision for investors looking for a steady return not only for countering the short term market challenges but to stay afloat in the long term as well. Moreover, it’s a good time to focus on value stocks as well. Here are the four stocks that met the criteria...

5 Value REITs Flying WAY Under the Radar
Typically when you think of REITs, you think of the two main varieties: equity REITs and mortgage REITs (typically just called mREITs). Equity REITs are the kind that own physical property — shopping malls, office buildings, apartments. Mortgage REITs, on the other hand, either make loans or invest in various mortgage-back securities and bonds, tied to either residential or commercial properties. Here are five hybrid REITs to buy...

4 Stocks for Patient Income Investors
Today, I want to look at some of the other dividend growth stocks reading for book value or less that might make sense for patient investors. When I run the screen, there are a lot of energy stocks on the list, but I am not sure most of those can keep paying, much less raise the dividend for the next few years. Since we are looking for reasonably safe dividend growth stocks for income-oriented investors, I think it will be best to dodge the energy names for now...

5 Dividend Stocks that Powered Through the Financial Crisis
The following five dividend stocks grew sales, GAAP earnings per share, and free cash flow during the 2008-09 financial crisis, allowing them to raise their dividends and outperform the S&P 500 by more than 25% in 2008. With global economies facing increased uncertainty and stock markets showing higher volatility in recent weeks, maintaining a dividend portfolio that provides safe income and capital preservation in down markets is more important than ever. The five dividend stocks that breezed through the great recession are...

High-Yield Dividend Stocks You Can Trust
Trying to time when to jump in and out of dividend stocks will likely return no better odds than randomly flipping a coin. Instead, I'd suggest that an investor's best course of action would be to locate high-quality, high-yield dividend stocks and stick with them over the long run. Today, we'll briefly look at a handful of high-yield dividend stocks that I believe investors can trust. As always, consider this a jumping-off point for your own research instead of as a concrete signal to buy since stocks can move lower just as easily as they can move higher...

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

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