Dividend Income Summary: Bert’s May 2020 Summary


May is over. Boy did the stock market end with a bang! States are easing their lockdown restrictions and the economy is starting to open again. Already, the stock market is trading at their pre-pandemic levels. The impact of the reopening will be fascinating to follow over the next coupleRead More →

Listen To Company Insiders: May Dividend Raises


I have many cynical friends that argue the only way to beat the market is with non-public inside information. Let’s be clear: Trading based on material non-public inside information is illegal. Don’t do it. There are, however, indirect signals sent to the market by those with inside information. One ofRead More →

Dividend Challenger Highlights: Week Of February 9


Introduction The Dividend Champions list is a monthly compilation of companies which have consistently increased their annual dividend payouts, and the latest edition may be found here. However, since this list is only produced once per month, the data in it can quickly get out of date. Furthermore, with closeRead More →

DGI For The DIY: 2019 Dividend Portfolio Review


Photo by Rakicevic Nenad from Pexels Happy New Year! Hard to believe we’ve come to the end of another year, and even more remarkably, another decade. Doesn’t seem that long ago that I was a college student looking forward to “Y2K,” and now suddenly I’m in my 40s, married withRead More →

Dividend Growth Stocks Of Tomorrow: Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. – Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII)


Dividend growth investing is a popular and largely successful approach to generating wealth over long periods of time. We will be spotlighting numerous dividend up-and-comers to identify the best “dividend growth stocks of tomorrow.” We look at the shipbuilding industry with analysis of Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII). The company buildsRead More →

Stone Harbor Emerging Markets Income: Dividend Cut Is The Latest Bearish Signal – Stone Harbor Emerging Markets Income Fund (NYSE:EDF)


The Stone Harbor Emerging Markets Income Fund (NYSE:EDF) is a closed-end fund that invests in fixed income securities of emerging markets including sovereign debt, corporate bonds, and related derivatives. The fund currently has $147 million in total assets and seeks to maximize total returns with a high level of income.Read More →

9 Dividend Blue Chips That Can Make You Rich


(Source: imgflip) I’m breaking out the intro for the weekly series into a revised introduction and reference article on the 3 rules for using margin safely and profitably (which will no longer be included in those future articles). To minimize reader confusion, I will be providing portfolio updates on aRead More →