Sunday, November 6, 2016

Weekend Reading Links - November 6, 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:

- GME – fixing a deep in the money put trade
- Dividend Kings Dividend Charts
- October 2016 Investment Income $1392
- 4 Places to Find Current and Historical Dividend Information
- AbbVie Stock Buy – ABBV

The DIV-Net Featured Articles:

- If Only I Had Known About These Dividend Stocks...
- 10 Top Yielding Dividend Stocks For Your Retirement Portfolio
- Recent Buy – B2Gold Corp
- Dividend Growth Investing at Work - Starting November With a Pay Raise
- Dividend Update - October 2016

Articles from D4L-News:

4 Dirt-Cheap Dividend Growth Stocks
Dividend growth stocks deserve a place in your portfolio, no matter how modest the allocation, simply because they often return 100% to 200% or better relatively quickly as their payouts rise. You’ve probably noticed you rarely see your favorite stock paying more than 2% or 3%, even if the company raises its dividend every year. That’s because its price gets bid up as its payout rises – so you never quite get the bargain 4% yield you’re always waiting for, unless something really bad happens (like 2008)...

Top 10 Buy-and-Hold Dividend Stocks
Buy and hold stocks are definitely underrated. Some investors spend copious amounts of time tracking their investments and hoping their value increase. Then there are dividend investors. Sure, they like watching the value of their stocks rise, but they also like getting free money every three months—money they can either cash or reinvest....

7.6% Or 7.9%? These Yields Only Exist Because The Liquidity Failed
I calculate the stripped yield each week, which adjusts for the impact of dividend accrual. Over the last weekend, preferred share prices on average had moved to more attractive levels. With higher interest rates in the economy, yield sensitive instruments tend to decline a bit. However, the current decline is not even remotely efficient. Two Major Bargains: The biggest two bargains right now are...

3 Cheap Dividend Stocks That Could Rally Higher
Dividend stocks have been shown to outperform non-dividend-paying stocks, so it's not too surprising that investors have been tucking more dividend-paying companies into their portfolios. While many dividend stocks are trading at historically high price valuations, these three dividend stocks could be bargains worth buying...

3 Top Recession-Proof Dividend Stocks
According to a recent survey by The Wall Street Journal, economists believe there is a 60% chance that the next U.S. President will face a recession. The logic behind this assessment is that the American economy has never expanded for more than a decade without a recession. And if we are faced with a recession similar to the 2007–2009 downturn, when the S&P 500 lost about 50% of its value, your dividend stock portfolio will provide you a hedge in such a catastrophic scenario. Here are the top three dividend stocks which I believe are time-tested and recession-proof...

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

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