Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST)

This big-box retailer’s shares were recently upgraded to “Outperform” at Oppenheimer. The company beat estimates by a penny last quarter, and is often thought of as “recession-proof”. Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) from Dividend Lab We seek dividend stocks with consistent records of distribution increases, strong fundamentals...
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Suncor Energy Inc. (SU)

Low oil prices have discounted Canada’s largest energy company. The shares have a current dividend yield of 3.27%, paid quarterly. Suncor Energy Inc. (SU) from The Income Investor Suncor Energy Inc. (SU) is the largest Canadian integrated energy company, the fifth-largest North American energy company, and of...
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Bank of America Corp. (BAC)

Today we have a detailed argument in favor of a deeply discounted financial stock from Steve Christ’s The Wealth Advisory. “On January 11, 2008, Bank of America Corp. (BAC, $9) announced it was acquiring sub-prime lender Countrywide Financial for $4.1 billion. Of course, this would...
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Dividend Edition: Best Tech Stocks for Income

The tech industry isn't usually the first place investors look when seeking income-generating investments. But as the industry grows up, a growing number of tech companies are finding themselves with cash to spare--and choosing to distribute it to their shareholders. Apple (AAPL) is, course,...
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Corning Inc. (GLW)

“We’ve featured Corning, Inc. (GLW 16.68 NYSE) in the Green portfolio before, in the early half of 2009, as a play on overly negative expectations on consumer television sales that fuel its LCD glass business (the portfolio made a 15% profit on the Why...
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