Saturday, May 20, 2017

Weekly Links: May 20, 2017

Each weekend 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:

- Dividend Increase Announcements for the Week Ending May 12, 2017
- Stock Analysis W.W. Grainger Inc.
- Cursory Analysis: Richelieu Hardware Ltd. (RCH.TO)
- Living off Dividends
- Three REITs Approaching Value Territory

The DIV-Net Featured Articles:

- Are Storm Clouds Gathering For These 4 High-Yielding Securities?
- Outlook for May 2017
- Is it that hard to beat the market?

Articles from D4L-News:

Earn Up to 7.5% from These High-Yield Stocks
Spain is now the fastest-growing country in Europe. And for investors willing to comb through the rubble, some quality blue-chip stocks still yield from five to up to seven percent. You should pay attention for a couple of reasons. The situation has left some big yields, too. The country’s entire stock market pays out 4.6%, representing one of the highest yields in Europe...

3 Great Income Stocks That Could Double Their Dividends
Investors appreciate stocks that pay dividends, enjoying both the current income and the long-term prospects for share price appreciation that they offer. Yet even among companies with above-average dividend yields, some could afford to do even better. These companies have the money to treat shareholders even better...

2 Cheap Dividend Stocks You Can Buy Right Now
Stocks in general are pretty expensive right now, with the average S&P 500 stock trading at around 26.5 times earnings. And with interest rates still at historically low levels, it's doubly hard for investors to find reasonable deals on dividend stocks. The best part? They pay steady dividends that are likely to increase over time...

High-Dividend Stock Yields 10%, Strong Coverage, Earnings Growth, And Cash Flow Growth
With most of the midstream high dividend stocks in our articles having had big gains over the past year, we went looking for some "new blood" - maybe there's one we've overlooked. This stock yields 9.6%, with 1.24x distribution coverage. EBITDA grew 24%, distributable cash flow grew 28% in 2016, and distribution coverage grew 18% in 2016. This article offers two additional high-yielding trades for this stock...

5 Ultra-Cheap Bank Stocks With High Dividends
This market, the Canadian banking industry, never experienced a financial crisis due to a myriad of reasons that are beyond the scope of this article. Suffice to say; the Canadian banking system is widely considered to be a bastion of stability. The major Canadian banks, however, severely lagged the performance of the U.S. banking sector in 2016. Canadian banks returned 26% as a group, which is nothing to sneeze at, and this could mean there’s still room for growth north of the border. Here are 5 leading Canadian bank stocks to consider today...

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

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