3M: Blue-Chip Dividend King Yielding 4%

This is a guest post from Bob Ciura of Sure Dividend Fears of coronavirus and slowing global economic growth have punished the U.S. stock market, particularly companies that are exposed to the global economy.

More Dividends Update from February 2020

February turned out to be an amazing month. If for no other reason, just the simple fact that I was blessed to be able to celebrate one more trip around the sun. That officially

All About Payout Ratios

What is a payout ratio? A payout ratio is a very common metric in dividend investing. Simply put, it is the proportion of earnings that are paid out as dividends to the shareholders. Most

Coca Cola Increases Their Dividend by 2.5%

Dividend Increase Announcement On February 20th, Coca Cola announced a dividend increase of 2.5%. This will increase their dividend per quarter from $0.40 to $0.41. It is payable on April 1st for shareholders of

JUST ANNOUNCED: Genuine Parts Increases Their Dividend by 3.6%

Dividend Increase Announcement On February 18th, Genuine Parts announced a dividend increase of 3.6%. This will increase their dividend per quarter from $0.7625 to $0.79. It is payable on April 1st for shareholders of

JUST ANNOUNCED: Walmart Increases Their Dividend by 1.9%

Dividend Increase Announcement On February 18th, Walmart announced a dividend increase of 1.9%. This will increase their dividend per quarter from $0.53 to $0.54. It is payable on April 6th for shareholders of record

How to Pay off Debt to Buy a House

Planning to buy a house soon? If so, take a good look at your finances and clear some of your debt. Being in debt isn’t necessarily a bad thing. Debt allows many Americans to

Review of the Simply Investing Report

I would like to welcome you to this review of the Simply Investing Report. I have been partnered with Simply Investing for a number of years now. You may remember back in 2016 when

More Dividends Update from January 2020

The first month of the quarter has really picked up some steam! It has taken off so much that it is projected to almost surpass the 2 month during next quarter. Only time will

3M Increased Their Dividend By 2%

Dividend Increase Announcement On February 4th, 3M announced a dividend increase of 2%. This will increase their dividend per quarter from $1.44 to $1.47. It is payable on March 12th for shareholders of record