Here is a look at a few stocks that are poised for excellent dividend returns in 2017. On the list: Boeing (BA) , which has a 3.6% dividend yield. The aerospace giant has not reduced its dividend payments in 46 years. Abbott Labs (ABT) has a 2.8% dividend yield. Abbott's management appears committed to focusing on faster growing emerging markets to spur growth. Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) has a 2.8% dividend yield. J&J's current income, growth and stability make the stock a good long-term safety bet. Cardinal Health (CAH) has a 2.5% dividend yield. Cardinal Health serves over 25,000 U.S. pharmacies and provides goods to more than 70% of U.S. hospitals. AbbVie (ABBV) has a 2% dividend yield. This pharmaceutical company hiked its dividend 12% in October and sports excellent growth potential.
More from Emerging Markets
Indonesian stocks have done poorly this year, but these nine stocks could rate attention if investors rediscover the market.
A U.S. dollar that is rising in value against most other currencies is creating a huge problem for a world inundated with dollar-priced debt.
As global markets breached their key 200-day moving averages and with uptrends being tested, there were rumours of globally coordinated central bank easing.
From bonds to energy to emerging markets, an examination of what might be hot and what might not.
Shares of Cresud have been hammered by a big political shift in Argentina, which makes the farming name a value play not for the faint of heart.