Schwab US Dividend Equity ETF™
What’s the Energy Sector’s Dividend Yield?
Of all the energy segments, the oil and gas transportation services segment noted the highest dividend yield.
Digging Deeper into Agriculture Stocks’ Dividend Yields: Part 2
In this part of the series, we’ll look at the dividend yield trends for PotashCorp (POT), Monsanto (MON), Mosaic (MOS), and FMC (FMC).
What Led to MSFT’s Recovery in 2017?
Microsoft’s (MSFT) revenue rose 5% in 2017 after a 9% decline in 2016.
A Look at Home Depot’s Dividend Yield
Home Depot’s (HD) net sales rose 6% and 6.4% for 2015 and 2016, respectively.
How Home Depot’s Dividend Yield Has Trended
Home Depot (HD) posted a 7% increase in net sales for 2017 compared to 6.4% in 2016 and 6% in 2015.
How Does 3M’s Dividend Yield Curve Look?
3M has recorded a 3.0% revenue growth in the first half of 2017, driven by growth in every segment and flat growth in the consumer segment.
What Could Drive TechnipFMC’s Dividend Yield
How TechnipFMC intends to maintain its yield FMC Technologies and Technip merged to become TechnipFMC (FTI) in 2017, an international provider of subsea, onshore, offshore, and surface projects. The synergy aims to combat the challenges of low oil prices and a challenging outlook through cost cutting and the enhancement of efficiency. The company recorded 51% revenue […]
Dividend Yield of Franklin Resources
Franklin Resources (BEN) has recorded consistent growth in dividends since at least March 1982.
ExxonMobil’s Journey as a Dividend Aristocrat
ExxonMobil’s (XOM) story is similar to Chevron’s. The company’s sales and other operating revenue for 2016 fell 16.0%.
The Top Dividend-Growing Financial Sector Stocks
Mercury General (MCY) has consistently recorded revenue growth since fiscal 2011, except for a minor decline in fiscal 2015
Dividend Growth of Seagate Technology and Garmin
Garmin (GRMN) recorded three-year annualized growth of 5.3%, and its five-year annualized growth fell ~1%. Its growth dipped ~24% in 2016.
Comparing Growth and Value Stock Sectors
The SPDR S&P 500 Growth ETF (SPYG) has generated a YTD return of 13.3% versus 4.3% from the SPDR S&P 500 Value ETF (SPYV).
Why Charles Evans Thinks It’s Important to Reach Inflation Goals
Charles L. Evans, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, said it’s extremely important that the Fed reach its inflation (VTIP) goal.
Analyzing Johnson & Johnson’s Consumer Segment
Johnson & Johnson’s (JNJ) Consumer segment’s revenues fell by 1.8% to $3.4 billion for 2Q16—compared to 2Q15. This includes operational growth of 1.5%.
Richard Bernstein Discusses Another Type of Bull Market
If you want to frustrate Richard Bernstein, just tell him that if the PE (price-to-earnings) ratios aren’t rising, then we can’t have a bull market.