Ms. Nelson began her career as a “market-maker” in municipal bonds at Granger & Company and other brokerage houses in NYC. She was a founder, editor, and publisher of Westchester magazine, the first regional magazine in the Eastern US. A graduate of Boston University, she is currently editor and publisher of Moneypaper’s Guide to Direct Investment Plans, Chairman of the Board of Temper of the Times Investor Services (a DRIP enrollment service), co-manager of the MP 63 Fund (DRIPX), and responsible for the contents of www.directinvesting.com.
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Wall Street expects this railroad company to grow at more than an 18% annual rate over the next five years.
In the past 30 days, three analysts have raised their earnings estimates for this food and beverage company. The shares have a current dividend yield of 1.99%, paid quarterly.
The shares of this food company recently crossed over their 50-day moving average—a bullish indicator. The shares have a current dividend yield of 3.54%, paid quarterly.
Six analysts have boosted their earnings forecasts for this railroad in the past 30 days. The shares have a current dividend yield of 2.13%, paid quarterly.
The shares of this beverage company were just upgraded by Morgan Stanley to ‘Overweight’. The shares have a current dividend yield of 2.50%, paid quarterly.
This railroad beat by $0.06 last quarter. The shares have a current dividend yield of 2.21%, paid quarterly.
This oil company beat analysts’ estimates by $0.17 last quarter. The shares were recently upgraded from ‘Neutral’ to ‘Buy’ by UBS, and from ‘Neutral’ to ‘Overweight’ at JP Morgan. The shares have a current dividend yield of 2.98%, paid quarterly.
Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC)
This retailer has a long history of raising its dividends, and its shares currently appear to be undervalued. The shares have a current dividend yield of 3.95%, paid quarterly.
L Brands Inc. (LB)
L Brands Inc. (LB) is an American fashion retailer based in Ohio,...
Just in time for the holidays, this retailer is trading at a P/E ratio of 15.42, and has a current dividend yield of 2.81%, paid quarterly.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT)
Founded by Sam Walton in 1962 and headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is...
This food and beverage company beat analysts’ estimates by $0.04 last quarter, and two analysts have increased their EPS forecasts in the past 30 days.
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Headquartered in Deerfield, Illinois, Mondelez International Inc. (MDLZ) is a multinational confectionery, food and beverage which...
Capital One Financial Corporation (COF) offers a range of financial products and services to consumers, small businesses and commercial clients through branches, the Internet and other distribution channels, and operates three primary business segments: Credit Card, Consumer Banking and Commercial Banking.
Consensus estimates call the...
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Wall Street’s Best Editor’s Note: Vita Nelson began her Wall Street career as a bond trader where she “made a market” in municipal bonds. She established Moneypaper, the first newsletter...
The shares of this financial behemoth were just upgraded to ‘Buy’ at D.A. Davidson. The shares have a current dividend yield of 2.36%, paid quarterly.
Capital One Financial Corporation (COF) from DirectInvesting.com
Capital One Financial Corporation (COF) was founded in 1994 in Richmond, Virginia. The and...
This Midwestern utility is one of less than twenty companies that has increased its dividend for more than 20 consecutive years. The company beat earnings estimates by $0.09 in the last quarter and yields 3.19%, paid quarterly.
Vectren (VVC) From DirectInvesting.com
Vectren (VVC) was formed Indiana...