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A Look At The Energy Sector Impact On Dividend ETFs

August 19th, 2015

investDavid Fabian:  One of the most popular strategies at our firm is the Strategic Income Portfolio, which focuses on a multi-asset approach to generate consistent income and overall low volatility. In order to accomplish those goals, we are continually scanning Read more…

NYSE:DHS, NYSE:USO, NYSE:VYM, NYSE:XLE

3 High-Dividend ETFs To Maximize Yield

June 9th, 2015

yieldDiane Alter:  A high-dividend ETF is an exchange-traded fund that lets investors own a handful of dividend stocks with good yields. Read more…

NYSE:IDV, NYSE:SDIV, NYSE:VYM

Income Investors Plagued By Federal Reserve Policies

June 5th, 2015

Janet-YellenIan Wyatt: You’ve been told an incredible lie. As a result, you’ve probably been losing thousands of dollars every year. Read more…

NYSE:DVY, NYSE:SPY

Retirees Face An Asset Allocation Conundrum

May 20th, 2015

retirement-plansDavid Fabian: One of my clients recently sent me an article from CNBC on the big shift in thinking for retirees with the need for an income plan. The story essentially centers on the conundrum of how to generate an acceptable yield without taking an inordinate amount of risk. Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:LQD, NYSE:SPY, NYSE:VIG, NYSE:VYM

Best Funds To Hold In A Roth IRA

April 22nd, 2015

iraMichael Fabian: What’s interesting about managing other people’s retirement assets is how often I get asked about how I manage my own. While, my immediate response is usually: “not unlike how I manage your portfolio!” there are always Read more…

NASDAQ:TDIV, NYSE:VB, NYSE:VIG, NYSE:VO, NYSE:VYM

Vanguard ETFs For Steady Retirement Income

November 20th, 2014

vanguard2David Fabian: When most investors begin planning for a steady income stream in retirement, they tend to gravitate towards fixed-income as a predominant asset class. The low volatility and reliable dividends from bonds Read more…

NYSE:VIG, NYSE:VYM

Choosing The Best Funds In Retirement

August 7th, 2014

retirement-plansMarket experts are constantly debating the best style of funds to use in retirement. Some believe that index funds with the lowest fees are the best way to stay correlated with the market, while others are firmly entrenched in the notion that active management is the way to go. Read more…

NYSE:IDV, NYSE:VYM

Retirement: Dividend Yield vs. Dividend Growth

June 24th, 2014

retirement 401KMichael Fabian: There are many schools of thought when it comes to constructing a portfolio of dividend paying equities, but one topic of debate is whether investors should focus more on total return or dividend yield in retirement. Read more…

NYSE:HDV, NYSE:VIG, NYSE:VYM

Dividend ETFs Hitting New Highs

May 30th, 2014

dividendsDividend-focused ETFs have been gaining immense popularity and are riding higher this month on investors’ drive for higher income. This is especially true as interest rates remain at lower levels despite the fact that the Fed is curtailing its monetary Read more…

NYSE:SDOG, NYSE:VIG, NYSE:VYM

Time To Load Up On Dividend Paying Stocks

May 28th, 2014

dividends1Chris Preston: Here in Vermont, we’ve had three straight weeks of near-perfect spring weather. It seems too good to be true. Which is why I’ve been bringing my raincoat to work each of the last few days, just in case. Read more…

NYSE:DVY, NYSE:HDV, NYSE:SDY, NYSE:VYM

Overseas Dividend ETFs Trump U.S. For Income

May 22nd, 2014

dividendsDavid Fabian: Equity income investors are running into a key problem when constructing a diversified portfolio of dividend-paying stocks. The crux of the issue is that prices have risen to a point where the major domestic dividend indexes are now yielding a meager 3%. Read more…

NYSE:DEM, NYSE:DVY, NYSE:FDD, NYSE:IDV, NYSE:VYM

First Trust Launches New Quality Income ETF

March 25th, 2014

first-trust-portfoliosThe dividend ETF space continues to be a favorite among investors as evidenced by the incredible level of interest seen in many of the products in the space. In fact, many issuers have lined up with several new funds focused on income strategies in order to tap into this sentiment. Read more…

NYSE:DVY, NYSE:HDV, NYSE:SDY

Top-Yielding Stocks To Combat Low Interest Rates

February 13th, 2014

yieldJohn Whitefoot: Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen has confirmed what most already knew. The recovery in the U.S. jobs market is far from complete. Yellen noted that the unemployment rate has improved since the Federal Reserve initiated its last round Read more…

NYSE:DVY, NYSE:VYM

The New RevenueShares Ultra Dividend ETF In Focus

October 7th, 2013

revenuesharesAlthough there have been some concerns over dividend ETFs as of late, there is still plenty of interest in income ETFs. And with the Fed’s decision to hold off on the taper, some are starting to believe that lower rates may be here for a bit longer, Read more…

NYSE:DLN, NYSE:HDV, NYSE:RDIV, NYSE:VYM

The 4% Rule Is Dead, But These Dividend ETFs Might Help (DVY, VIG, VYM)

April 1st, 2013

new etfsETF Base: The days of consistent 4% annual withdrawals from a retirement fund are long gone. A paper from Morningstar rejects the idea that anyone can pull 4% per year from their retirement balance with any confidence.  Overconfidence is common, but not prudent. Read more…

NYSE:DVY, NYSE:VIG, NYSE:VYM




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