These stocks meet the criteria for high quality blue chip dividend buys.
On the surface, The Buckle's payout doesn't sound that great. But the company's embrace of special dividends makes all the difference.
Here are 2 gas stocks that have resumed the growth they were previously missing.
Such shares generally outperform non-paying shares. Here are 2 names that should appreciate -- and pay you to own them while they do.
Companies spent $821 billion on dividends and buybacks in the past year, and the gravy train is showing no signs of letting up.
For dividend investors, the move means years of stable dividend growth. But the US telco will also have far less financial flexibility to make quick moves in the fast-changing industry.
Investors worried about a market decline should consider these exchange traded funds to weather the storm.
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