Dividend Dynamo or Dividend Yield Trap?

Investors on the hunt for safe-haven stocks need to be wary of dividend yields that look too good to be true.

Surf the Silver Tsunami With This High Yield REIT

The major growth catalyst for this REIT moving forward can be put simply: the aging population.

A Top Stock for Income Investors After Huge Earnings Beat

This Canadian energy name has paid dividends for over 64 years to its shareholders.

Income Strategies for Volatile Times: Munis, Treasuries and Bond Ladders

There are an array of low-risk, fixed-income opportunities to consider for investors seeking shelter from a stormy market.

Royal Dutch Shell: Earnings Beat Shows New Projects Fueling Growth

The stock continues to be attractive for income investors, especially those looking for high yields above 5%.

The Fed and Trump's China Tweet: What It All Means for the Markets

This may be another example where the president likes to 'blow things up' at the 11th hour, primarily so he can personally ride to the rescue and negotiate "even better" terms.

Colgate-Palmolive: This Dividend King Continues to Sparkle

CL has increased its dividend 56 years in a row, including a 2.4% hike in March.

The Fed's Old 'MO' Is No More

What happened with the Fed Wednesday and how to position for what comes next.

Chevron or Exxon Mobil: Which Is the Better Big Oil Dividend Aristocrat?

Investors attempting to select between the two stocks have a fairly straightforward choice.

The Market Is Now Ahead of Itself and That is a Problem for the Fed

What I expect from the Fed this week and how the markets will likely react.