Dividends

Are you a dividend investor? Whether you’re interested in trusted dividend aristocrats or looking to learn the ins and outs of dividend investing, we have you covered with dividend analysis from across the markets.

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Check Out These Dividend-Paying Consumer Stocks

Most consumer stocks have outperformed the broader markets so far this year amid an improved macroeconomic backdrop and the industry's defensive nature.

Comcast Returns Value to Shareholders through Dividends

Comcast (CMCSA) exited the first quarter of 2019 with free cash flows of $4.6 billion compared to $3.1 billion in Q1 2018 and $2.9 billion in Q4 2018.
Hasbro

How did Hasbro and Mattel Fare in 2019?

Hasbro (HAS) and Mattel (MAT) stocks surged 30% and 35.6% in 2019, respectively. Both stocks beat the benchmark S&P 500 Index that rose 28.9% in 2019.
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Costco Stock: No Special Dividend, High Valuation

Costco (COST) stock has risen 47.5% year-to-date. COST’s remarkable comps growth supported its upside, but the stock's surge drove its valuation higher.
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Dividend Investors Can Bet on These 2 Consumer Stocks

Procter & Gamble’s strong underlying sales, margin expansion, and consistent dividend growth make it a top stock for income-seeking investors.
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BP Dividend Yield Rose to 6.6% after the Stock Fell

BP (BP) stock has been falling in the current quarter. Overall, the stock has fallen due to weaker results and lower crude oil prices.

Oracle Continues to Reward Shareholders with Dividends, Buybacks

Oracle (ORCL) has strong cash flows, and it regularly uses those cash flows for share buybacks and dividend payments. In the fourth quarter of fiscal 2019, Oracle’s cash and cash equivalents were $20.5 billion.
HP stock

HP Stock: Analyzing Its Dividend Yield and Outlook

HP (HPQ) stock hasn't performed remarkably this year. However, the company has been regularly rewarding shareholders.
Altria stock

Altria Stock: Inexpensive Valuation, High Dividend Yield

Altria (MO) stock has recovered recently and risen by about 8% in a month. However, the stock has underperformed peers and broader markets this year.