What Are Dividend Aristocrats?

What Are Dividend Aristocrats?

If You're Wondering "What Are Dividend Aristocrats?" You're Likely Referring to Blue Chip Companies With Reliable Returns for the Last 25 Years. Dividend Aristocrats are companies that have raised their dividend rates at least once every year, for a minimum of the previous 25 But...
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Cabot’s Best Dividend Stocks

Cabot’s Best Dividend Stocks

The world of dividend-paying stocks is ever expanding. To help sort through it all, our dividend expert, Tom Hutchinson, has some tips on where to find them, what to look for, and offers up some of his favorite dividend stocks.
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Smart Investing in Turbulent Times Weekly Update

Most stocks in our portfolios were the subject of research articles from high-profile financial media outlets, this past week: Forbes, Barron's, TheStreet and others. We have one dividend increase today: Carnival Corp. (CCL), and I'm lowering the rating on Federated Investors (FII) to Hold.
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Cerner Corp. (CERN)

“As I’ve written about before, a significant government action—the $787 billion American Recovery and Reinvestment Act—set aside nearly $20 billion in direct funding to transition the nation’s health-care system to digital medical records. The idea is that better records, and better access to will...
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