Sometimes, investing seems incredibly complicated. Many beginners start off great by reading books, blogs, asking questions but they sit on the sidelines for a while. They gain the knowledge, have the tools, but are still scared to pull the trigger on their first trade. If yo
There is nothing better than the earnings season to confirm or infirm your hypothesis about the best dividend stocks for 2013. Over the past few weeks, numerous companies shared their Q2 financial results. About 70% of them beat the Street’s estimates. I can tell you with confidence
Great Dividend Reads Here are the best dividend founds for the weekend! 1. Intelligent Speculator comes up with his top 100 Dividend Stocks – a Must Read if you are looking for new stocks to add to your portfolio! 2. Dividend Monk is looking at a potential value trap. Read mo
This is a guest post from a fellow Canadian blogger Robb. Robb Engen is a DIY investor and blogs about personal finance at Boomer & Echo. You can follow him on Twitter @BoomerandEcho. How well did your investments perform last year? Did your portfolio beat the market? Which market?
I always thought dividend growth investing was about selecting extremely solid companies that will increase their dividend over time. Companies that increase their sales, earnings and dividend payments year after year while keeping a relatively low payout ratio will eventually gain