Saturday, August 25, 2018

Weekly Links: August 25, 2018

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 News for the Week Ending August 17, 2018
- Progress Report – July 2018: Financial Plan Update
- Recent Buy: Owens & Minor Inc. (OMI) x3
- Why I’m Moving Abroad and Starting a New Life (Style)
- The One Early Retirement Book to Read Now!

The DIV-Net Featured Articles:

- Dividend Stocks vs. a Safe Distribution Rate
- Dividend Champion of the Day - Consolidated Edison. (ED) Has A Target Price of $77,54

Articles from D4L-News:

5 Top-Notch Dividend ETFs That Investors Should Consider Today
The explosion in ETFs has produced plenty of income and dividend focus funds. In fact, tags more than 180 funds as “Dividend ETFs.” That’s a lot of different funds and ways to get your income fix. So how do you know which ETF is right for you? Luckily, InvestorPlace has you covered. Here are five great dividend ETFs that pay great yields and can be used to boost your income...

3 Dividend Stocks to Buy to Earn a Monthly Check
There are plenty of investors that aren’t so patient. They want to buy a good company’s stock and they want to get paid and get paid right away. They want their dividends paid monthly; Each and every month, without question. If you are in the second category of investors, then I have a nice collection of three stocks that pay their shareholders monthly dividend checks and are bargains in the stock market right now. I start with a stock in a business that’s used to getting paid each and every month — real estate...

This 12% Yielder Is on the Verge of an Upgrade
Readers often ask, “Why do you recommend stocks with shaky dividend histories?” It’s a fair question. Great companies usually have long histories of growing distributions, so it seems odd to skip this criteria when picking a stock. Usually, it’s because things seem to be improving at the company. Other times, I’m willing to take a high risk to lock in an exceptionally high yield. Sometimes, both of these things are in play...

3 High-Yield Tech Stocks
While the tech sector primary attracts growth investors, there are a handful of tech businesses that offer up meaningful dividend payments, too. Looking for income from the technology sector...

3 High-Yield Stocks at Rock-Bottom Prices
The current dividend yield of the S&P 500 is about 2%. That's not a huge number for many retirees who rely on their portfolio for income. That fact causes many income investors to look for high-yield stocks to buy in order to beef up their cash returns...

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

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