Saturday, September 16, 2017

Weekly Links: September 16, 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:

- Recent Investment September General Electric
- Why I Wish I Invested While Paying Down My Debt
- The Magic Dividend Cocktail
- Investment Risk vs Inflation
- Dividend Increase Announcements for the Week Ending September 8, 2017

The DIV-Net Featured Articles:

- 10 Stocks That Have Paid Uninterrupted Dividends Since 1895
- Investing in Green Bonds with CoPower

Articles from D4L-News:

This High Dividend Stock Yields 11.2%, and the Payout Is Growing
When you see a high yield stock in today’s market, you might be wondering whether the company is going to cut its payout soon. And while double-digit yielders are not exactly known for their dividend safety, this high dividend stock’s payout is actually rock-solid. In fact, investors who put their money in this company today may see even bigger dividend checks in the near future because of the growing amount of cash the business generates...

4 “Safe” Dividends That Are Anything But
It’s dangerous to buy headline yields — or even supposedly “safe” blue chips with more modest dividends — without looking at the profits funding these payouts. Companies with high payout ratios (how much in earnings, funds from operations and other measures a company pays out in the form of dividends) are a twofold risk: 1. High payout ratios can lead to a slowing in dividend growth, which means your payout is increasingly likely to fall behind inflation. 2. High payout ratios are often an early warning sign of dividend cuts, or even outright suspensions. Let’s call out four stocks with skyrocketing payout ratios. All four are “stay aways” – and the names may surprise you...

A 9% Yield, Record Earnings, Very Strong Coverage, And More Growth Due In 2017 For This Niche LP
This solid niche leader posted record revenues, EBITDA, and cash flow for Q2 '17. The yield is 9%, with record 1.43x coverage in Q2 '17. Revenues grew 18%, EBITDA and DCF rose 27%. Management will make another accretive acquisition in Q3 '17. It issues a 1099 at tax time, not a K-1...

3 Incredibly Cheap High-Yield Dividend Stocks Right Now
If you want to find high-yield stocks trading on the cheap, there's no better place to look than the energy market today. Much to the chagrin of investors who thought that oil and gas prices would finally start to rise again, a barrel of oil has stubbornly remained in the $45-$55 per barrel range for most of the year and tested many investors' patience...

3 Stocks Wall Street Hates That You Should Buy Now
If you were lucky enough to have a cash pile to pour into stocks after the Great Recession ended, you're sitting pretty. It's been a phenomenal run, as the current bull market turned eight years old this spring. We boasted about Dow 20,000 in January only to blow past 21,000 a month later and briefly top 22,000 in early August...

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

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