The Case For Dividend Growers

dividends1In a volatile market environment, it can be difficult to capture quality income. Heidi Richardson explores one approach you may want to consider.
NYSE:DGRO March 24, 2016 3:40pm

Your Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF) Is Riskier Than You Think

new etfsSteve Mauzy:  Exchanged-traded funds (ETFs) are the go-to investment for more investors. Ten years ago, ETFs attracted $230 billion of investor funds. Today, they attract more than $2 trillion. An ETF (1,400 in all) exists for nearly every asset class and most investing strategies (long, short, leveraged, etc.).
NYSE:DVY September 16, 2015 4:07pm

Income Investors Plagued By Federal Reserve Policies [iShares Select Dividend ETF, Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF]

Janet-YellenIan Wyatt: You’ve been told an incredible lie. As a result, you’ve probably been losing thousands of dollars every year.
NYSE:DVY June 5, 2015 3:27pm

This Dividend Dog ETF Has A Lot Of Promise [SPDR S&P Dividend (ETF), iShares Select Dividend ETF]

pay me now dividendDavid Fabian:  Recently I had a conversation with a client that related to implementing dividend ETFs in her portfolio. She is an avid reader of investment content and came across a unique fund that has several alluring qualities
NYSE:DIV August 29, 2014 3:11pm

How This Unique Dividend ETF Is Quietly Killing The Competition [iShares Select Dividend ETF]

ETFsDavid Fabian: Dividend ETFs come in all shapes and sizes these days, but finding one that is truly unique is harder than it seems. All of the largest and most well-established funds are based on uninspiring benchmarks that have risen to the point where their yields
NYSE:DVY August 22, 2014 1:31pm

Capturing Yield With ETFs of CEFs [iShares Select Dividend ETF, Exchange Traded Concepts Trust]

yieldDavid Fabian:  Many income investors are finding themselves in a conundrum that I have been talking about for some time now. The crux of the issue is that prices on dividend paying equities has risen to the point where generating a decent yield is tougher than ever.
NYSE:DVY June 9, 2014 4:10pm

Time To Load Up On Dividend Paying Stocks [iShares Select Dividend ETF, iShares Trust, iShares Trust, SPDR S&P Dividend (ETF)]

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.
NYSE:DVY May 28, 2014 2:51pm

Overseas Dividend ETFs Trump U.S. For Income [Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF, iShares Select Dividend ETF]

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%.
NYSE:DEM May 22, 2014 4:52pm

First Trust Launches New Quality Income ETF [Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF, iShares Select Dividend ETF, iShares Trust]

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.
NYSE:DVY March 25, 2014 4:22pm

Top-Yielding Stocks To Combat Low Interest Rates [Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF, iShares Select Dividend ETF]

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
NYSE:DVY February 13, 2014 4:17pm

Dividend Equities: ETF Investing Ideas For 2014

dividendsDavid Fabian: In the first article of my three-part series on 2014 ETF income investing, I touched on the opportunities and pitfalls for fixed-income in the New Year.  I generally divide my strategic
NYSE:DVY January 12, 2014 10:00pm

ETFs For Income Investors To Consider In 2014

new etfsDavid Fabian: Income investors are faced with the growing need to diversify their dividend streams away from traditional interest rate sensitive asset classes.  If 2013 has taught us anything, it’s that central bank policies are set to change
NASDAQ:EMCB December 19, 2013 4:16pm

Anywhere To Hide For The Income Investor?

wall-street-etfMichael Fabian: The fixed-income strategy that has been “working” over the past several months is elongating duration when the 10-year Treasury Yield hits 2%, then simply riding down the curve when rates near 1.5%. Portfolio managers
NYSE:BKLN June 5, 2013 3:53pm

An Interesting Alternative To Boring International Dividend ETFs

new etfsMichael Fabian: I have always been intrigued with the niche’ market that Guggenheim has carved out for itself in the ETF universe. I remember sitting across from a wholesaler a few years ago listening to a presentation on the BulletShare concept.
NYSE:CVY May 10, 2013 2:54pm

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