There were quite a few dividend increases this past month. Unfortunately I didn’t own any of these companies but there were quite a few that I wouldn’t mind owning if I could get them at the right price.
Commerce Bancshares (CBSH) – If you are looking for a bank that wasn’t forced to cut their [...]
In honor of Cyber Monday where many of us return to work after the Thanksgiving weekend only to hop on our computers and shop for online deals, I thought I’d share with you some of my favorite investment books that are less often talked about. You don’t often see these books when dividend writers are [...]
Looking over my watch list of dividend growth stocks and I’m not really finding much that looks to appealing in price right now. One company that did catch my attention though was Deere & Co. (DE). Deere & Co. is the maker of John Deere lawn and garden tractors, agriculture equipment and construction equipment. Right [...]
I’m excited to announce a new project I am working on to help people become better dividend growth investors!
The Dividend Growth Academy is a training program to teach members how to:
Reach financial independence. Become better investors by owning the greatest companies in the world. Avoid making bad investments [...]
The Challenges of Planning for Retirement
Planning for retirement is a daunting task. There are many things to consider when thinking about retirement.
How much should I save? What should I invest in? Will I run out of money?
Oftentimes it can be so overwhelming that many people fail to even plan at all!
What is Dividend Growth Investing
Dividend growth investing is a strategy that involves purchasing stocks for the long term of quality, industry leading companies with a history of annually growing their dividend rate paid to shareholders.
The investor will buy shares of some of the greatest companies in the world. While the investor owns these [...]
McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) is a fast food operator and franchisor. They have almost 35,000 locations in the United States, Canada and throughout the world. About 81% of McDonald’s locations are run by franchisees. In 2012, around 56% of operating earnings came from foreign operations. McDonald’s is popular for their Big Mac’s, Quarter Pounder hamburgers and [...]
As dividend growth investors, the #1 thing we want to see our companies doing is increasing dividends (along with earnings of course). Each month I track the companies that announced dividend increases and report on the ones I find most interesting here. This October there were just a few companies announcing increases that caught my [...]
In honor of Halloween I wanted to present some scary trends that dividend growth investors do not want to see with their companies.
So here I present to the dividend growth investor a quick list that will be scarier than any horror film you watch this Halloween! Ooooooohhhh!
Try not to have nightmares tonight while you are sleeping!
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