I am a long term buy and hold investor who focuses on dividend growth stocks
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Yield on Cost is a fascinating metric

Yield on Cost is a fascinating metric. It calculates the dividend yield based on the original cost at the time of purchase.Yield on cost is calculated by dividing the dividends received from an investment over the cost paid for the shares.I view yield on cost as a forward looking metric.It combines my yield and growth expectations into a certain amount...

Wed Feb 21, 2024 11:47
Eighteen Companies Rewarding Shareholders With a Raise

I review the list of dividend increases as part of my monitoring process. This process helps me review how the companies I own are doing. It also helps me identify companies for further research.For this weekly review, I tend to focus my attention on companies with at least a ten year history of annual dividend increases, which also raised dividends...

Mon Feb 19, 2024 02:23
How to Earn a 3% IRA Match with Robinhood

The employer match is one of the best features of workplace retirement accounts such as 401 (k) plans ( Pre-tax and Roth). It’s a contribution from the employer into the employee workplace retirement account. It’s as close to as it gets to “Free Money”, albeit it is all part of total compensation. Online broker Robinhood is having an interesting...

Wed Feb 14, 2024 12:51
25 Dividend Growth Stocks For Further Research

There were 68 dividend increases in the past week. It looks like corporate boards are flush with cash, and consumer confidence is slowly rising. There is a record low unemployment, and the consumer is spending again, which is good for corporate revenues and bottom lines. When companies raise dividends, they signal their confidence in the near term prospects...

Mon Feb 12, 2024 12:34
25 Companies Rewarding Shareholders With Raises

I review the list of dividend increases every week, as part of my monitoring process. This exercise helps me monitor existing holdings, and review the dividend growth investing universe for potential new ideas.There were 49 dividend increases in the past week. I reviewed each one. I loved reading through the press releases, in order to gauge what management...

Tue Feb 6, 2024 02:00
27 Companies Rewarding Shareholders With Raises

I review the list of dividends increases as part of my monitoring process. This exercise helps me monitor existing holdings and potentially identify new companies for further research.Last week was a very busy week for dividend increases. There were 59 companies in the US which managed to increase dividends to shareholders. This time of the year is...

Mon Jan 29, 2024 12:07

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