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December Earnings for 6 Top Dividend Stocks

Next month, there are several big-name dividend stocks that will be reporting quarterly results. While December is a relatively slow month for earnings, the companies below are among the largest and most notable earnings releases. Toronto-Dominion Bank (NYSE: TD) will release its quarterly results before the opening bell on December 1. The Canada-based bank is expected… Continue reading December Earnings for 6 Top Dividend Stocks

Ex-Dividend Dates

6 Notable Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Next Week (WMT, BBY, TRV)

Ex-dividend dates are very important to dividend investors, since you must own a stock before the ex-dividend date to be entitled to its dividend. For the first full week in December, there are several notable stocks going ex-dividend, giving investors plenty of opportunities to gain extra Christmas cash with dividend payouts. Here are some of… Continue reading 6 Notable Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Next Week (WMT, BBY, TRV)

Ex-Dividend Dates

50 Firms going Ex-Dividend this week, led by The Coca-Cola Company

There are several well known large cap stocks going ex-dividend this week including the following seven Top 100 Dividend Stocks: Coca-Cola Co., McDonald's, Pepsico, United Health Group, Dominion Resources, Teva Pharmaceutical, and Principal Financial Group. Ex-dividend dates are important to dividend investors because one must own a stock on its ex-dividend date in order to be eligible to receive… Continue reading 50 Firms going Ex-Dividend this week, led by The Coca-Cola Company

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37 Firms going Ex-Dividend this week, led by The Hershey Company

There are several well known large cap stocks going ex-dividend next week including two of our Top 100 Dividend Stocks: Magna International and KeyCorp. Ex-dividend dates are important to dividend investors because one must own a stock on its ex-dividend date in order to be eligible to receive its next dividend. Any stock ranked by our team as… Continue reading 37 Firms going Ex-Dividend this week, led by The Hershey Company

Ex-Dividend Dates

5 Notable Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Next Week (CCL, HSY, WYN)

For dividend investors, ex-dividend dates are important, since you must own a stock before its ex-dividend date in order to be entitled to the dividend payout. While next week is somewhat of a slow week for ex-dividend dates due to Thanksgiving on Thursday and an early market close on Friday, there are still opportunities to take… Continue reading 5 Notable Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Next Week (CCL, HSY, WYN)

Book Reviews

Dividend Book Review: The Snowball Effect by Hurricane Capital

The introduction to The Snowball Effect: Using Dividend & Interest Reinvestment to Help You Retire on Time written by Timothy McIntosh starts with a well-known quote from Warren Buffett about how to approach investing and making money in the stock market. “I never attempt to make money on the stock market. I buy on the assumption that they could close… Continue reading Dividend Book Review: The Snowball Effect by Hurricane Capital

Ex-Dividend Dates

65 Firms going Ex-Dividend next week, led by Amgen

There are several well known large cap stocks going ex-dividend next week including the following 17 Top 100 Dividend Stocks: Amgen, Anheuser-Busch, Target, Marathan Petroleum, Consolidated Edison, Microsoft, Walgreens, Starbucks, Chevron, United Technologies, Duke Energy, L Brands, Southern, Cummins, AmerisourceBergen, Prudential Financial, and Valero Energy. Ex-dividend dates are important to dividend investors because one must own a… Continue reading 65 Firms going Ex-Dividend next week, led by Amgen

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Target (TGT) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon… Is it a Buy?

   Guest Post by Ben Reynolds at SureDividend Target (TGT) is the 3rd largest discount retailer in the United States based on its $40 billion market cap.  Only Costco (COST) and Wal-Mart (WMT) are larger.  Target has increased its dividend payments for an amazing 45 consecutive years.  The company’s long dividend streak shows that Target’s… Continue reading Target (TGT) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon… Is it a Buy?

Ex-Dividend Dates

11 Notable Dividend Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Next Week (MSFT, AMGN, JNJ, ED, TGT)

Dividend investors are often aware of ex-dividend dates, since you must own a stock prior to the ex-dividend date to be entitled to the dividend. For investors seeking high yield dividend stocks, or maybe just a few extra dividend dollars for Christmas, here at several notable dividend stocks going ex-dividend during the week of November… Continue reading 11 Notable Dividend Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Next Week (MSFT, AMGN, JNJ, ED, TGT)

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The Top 100 – Monthly Performance 10.31.16

Company Ticker 1 Month Gap Inc. GPS 24.06 KeyCorp Bank KEY 16.02 Valero Energy VLO 11.77 Bank of New York BK 8.5 Boeing Company BA 8.11 KLA-Tencor Corp. KLAC 7.75 Marathon Petroleum Corp MPC 7.39 Eastman Chemical EMN 6.25 Principal Finanical Group PFG 6 MetLife Inc. MET 5.69 Darden Restaurant DRI 5.66 The Kroger Co.… Continue reading The Top 100 – Monthly Performance 10.31.16