Saturday, October 28, 2017

Weekly Links: October 28, 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:

- How to Convert a portfolio of index funds to dividend stocks?
- One Raise at a Time | Dividend Growth Investing at Work - Visa
- When is the Right Time to Invest in AAPL?
- Home Run Number 9
- Two Double-Digit Dividend Increases This Week

The DIV-Net Featured Articles:

- Dividend Growth Stocks With A Defined-Benefit Pension
- My Favorite Long-Term Dividend Growth Stocks
- 30 years ago…
- One Raise at a Time | Dividend Growth Investing at Work - Visa

Articles from D4L-News:

3 Reasons to Consider This 7.7% High Dividend Yield
Today’s article will take a look at a high-dividend growth stock that is giving investors a 7.7% payout. There are many ways to invest in real estate, such as mortgages, physical assets, or development projects. All of these experience their own volatility based on the market conditions. There’s also a subsector that performs very well and generates consistent cash flow: healthcare real estate. This includes doctor’s offices, specialty healthcare services, and pharmacies. And regardless of how the economy is performing, patients will continue to use the services offered by these facilities...

Graham-Cassidy Fail Shines Spotlight on 3 Top Dividend Stocks
Investors primarily want to invest in stocks that promise a steady flow of income. Dividend investing might prove to be one of the most dependable long-term investing strategies, as payouts can be easily reinvested for more gains. Dividend stocks are always a preferred choice since they provide steady income and cushion investors against market swings. They not only offer higher income in the current environment - where rates remain low despite expected hikes - but also provide relief in adverse market conditions...

3 Dividend Stocks to Buy and Hold Forever
It’s not just enough for a company to pay some token offering. This research exalts those companies that put you and I first with real, substantial distributions, finding “with the exception of the late 1990s, which witnessed a tech bubble, the performance superiority of the high-dividend portfolio has been remarkably consistent over time.” So if you really want to hunker down into safe, high yielders that will outperform everything else over the next 20, 30, even 40 years, where should you look? ...

3 Retailing Stocks to Buy That Yield More Than 4%
As a brutal selling environment has pressured shares, many retailing stocks are offering income investors unusually high yields today. However, there's no point owning a generous dividend stock only to see it sliced as a company is forced to save cash. A strong yield isn't much protection from a collapsing share price, either...

3 Stocks to Buy With Dividends Yielding More Than 6%
High-yield dividend stocks are always tempting, but you have to be more careful with them than with the average stock. Many high-yield giants turn out to be dividend traps that eventually led to a reduction or elimination of their payouts. High-yielding stocks can be rewarding, but you have to be careful about risk...

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

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