Sunday, July 3, 2016

Weekly Links: July 3, 2016

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:

- Techno Stocks – Super Powered Dividend Growers?
- A Look At PepsiCo's Cash Flow
- Darden’s Earnings Momentum Slows for First Time in Two Years
- Dean Foods
- Dividend income | Second half of June 2016

The DIV-Net Featured Articles:

- 7 Dividend Stocks With A Good Yield And Growth Balance
- 4 Safe High-Yielding Dividend Stocks To Buy
- Recent Buy – Silver Wheaton Corp

Articles from D4L-News:

2 Top Stocks for Retirees
Below are two stocks that share three important characteristics for retirees: They have sizable and healthy dividends, they trade for a fair price, and -- most importantly -- they have significant competitive advantages that should make them just as relevant two decades from now...

High Dividend Stock Yields 13%, With Strong Distribution Coverage, Industry Tailwinds Coming
Ahoy matey!!! After almost a month in dry dock, we've decided to climb back aboard ship. This stock yields 13.87%, with strong 1.24x distribution coverage. It's still over 30% below analysts' consensus price target. There's a shortage coming in its industry, which will increase demand for its services...

A Secure 3-Stock Portfolio That Yields 10.5%
Business development corporations (BDCs) are a great addition to a high-yield portfolio. With yields over 8%, and sometimes even over 10%, these companies provide a strong income stream right now, and can bolster the overall yield of your portfolio. But BDCs can be dangerous. Because they are legally required to return 90% of their income to shareholders, and because they regularly issue a lot of new shares to expand operations, capital gains are rare in these asset classes and dividend cuts are common...

6 Opportunities For 6%+ Yields From Big Banks
Low interest rates are putting pressure on income investors but there are options out there for those looking to invest in the big banks and collect significant income. While each investment has its own risks, I encourage income investors to give these investments a further look and consider whether to add them to their portfolio...

2 Stocks to Buy With Dividends Yielding More Than 5%
A quick search reveals that as of this writing, 982 stocks listed on the NASDAQ or NYSE have dividend yields of 5% or more per year. However, a high dividend all by itself doesn't make a stock a good investment -- it's far better to focus on companies whose dividends grow over time, have relatively safe business models, and have the potential to generate share price appreciation in addition to income. Real estate investment trusts (REITs) can be a good place to find all of the above. Specifically, here are two excellent candidates...

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

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