Top-Dog Dividend Stocks For 2016

Wall streetMike Burnick:  With 2015 ending tonight at the stroke of midnight, it was a lackluster year for stocks. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is on track for a decline of 0.8% this year (as of Wednesday’s close). Meanwhile, the small-cap Russell 2000 Index is down nearly 4% year to date.
NYSE:DOD January 4, 2016 12:57pm

Consumer ETFs To Watch On McDonald’s Corporation Earnings [Consumer Discretionary SPDR (ETF)]

mcdonaldsIt was yet another subdued quarter from McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE:MCD) which surpassed the estimate on bottom line, but missed the top line in 4Q13. The world’s biggest burger chain has been faltering due to a fragile macro economy, changing eating habits,
NYSE:DOD January 27, 2014 5:19pm

Will ‘Dogs Of The Dow’ ETF Continue To Shine In 2014? [AT&T Inc., Verizon Communications Inc., General Electric Company]

Wall streetAfter years of sluggish performance, the ‘Dogs of the Dow’ are back on track and outperformed the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) benchmark in 2013 by 400 bps.
NYSE:DDM January 26, 2014 10:49pm

Dow Jones Index: Will The Dogs of The Dow Hunt In 2013? (INDEXDJX:.DJI, DOD, DIA, DOG, DDM)

Mike Burnick: Last year was tough for dividend stock investors. In fact, some of the highest yielding stocks actually declined in price last year.
NYSE:DOD January 10, 2013 4:23pm

ALPS Launches A Sector Dividend Dog ETF (SDOG, EQL, SDIV, DOD)

Michael Johnston: ALPS, the firm behind the Equal Sector Weight ETF (NYSEARCA:EQL), is debuting a new fund that combines aspects of equal sector weighting with high dividend-paying stocks. The new ALPS Sector Dividend Dog ETF (NYSEARCA:SDOG) will apply
NYSE:DOD June 29, 2012 12:17pm

Channeling Your Inner Buffett With ETFs (DOD, WMW, CNTR, SCTR, CVX, GE, PFE)

Michael Johnston:  Though value investing never truly went out of style, it has certainly become an increasingly popular strategy over the past few years. Interest in dividend-paying stocks skyrocketed in 2011 as investors sought both safety and yield. Given the lingering risks to a still-fragile global economic

NYSE:CNTR February 27, 2012 3:11pm

Inside The Simple, Surprisingly Effective Dividend ETF (DOD, DIA, T, VZ, PFE, MRK, INTC, DD, CVX, GE, PG)

Michael Johnston: Sometimes the simplest solution is the most effective. That certainly seemed to be the case when it comes to dividend-focused exchange-traded products in 2011. As investors have sought to enhance current return profiles while scaling back the risk of equity investments,
NYSE:DIA January 4, 2012 5:15pm

Three Worthless ETFs In The Market (DOD, DCNG, BHH, NAGS, ICGE, ARBA, UNL, UNG, VXX, DIA)

As the size of the ETF lineup has ballooned to nearly 1,300 products, there has been some criticism over the increased granularity and sophistication that is characteristic of many of the latest additions.  Many of the ETPs that have hit the market over the last few years probably have very
AMEX:BHH June 27, 2011 1:51pm

Ten Dow Stocks Yielding Over 3% – But How’s The Performance Of Dow Dogs? (DIA, QQQ, DOD, T, PFE, GE)

With yields on 10-Year Treasuries dropping below 3% again on worries in the EU and another lousy jobs report, it’s worth noting that there are 10 stocks in the Dow Jones Industrial Average yielding
NYSE:DIA June 2, 2011 2:45pm

Richard Russell Predicts The Dow Will Test 6,547 Level (DDM, DOD, DOG, DXD, DVY)

Richard Russell continues his assertion that we are in a primary bear market. Richard classifies the current condition of the market as an upward correction [referring to the rally that commenced in March 2009]. The most troubling insight Richard shares in his latest letter, is his prediction that
NYSE:DDM July 21, 2010 2:14pm

Get Free Updates

Join over 50,000 investors who get the latest news from!

Most Popular

From Our Partners

Explore More from

Free Daily Newsletter

Get daily ETF insights from our market experts. Never miss another important market development again! respects your privacy.

Best ETFs

We've rated and ranked nearly 2,000 ETFs and ETNs using our proprietary SMART Grade system.

View Top Rated ETFs

Best Categories

We've ranked dozens of ETF categories based on relative performance.

Best ETF Categories