Dividend Investing Articles and Definitions


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Is General Mills the Right Approach for Dividend Investors?

Thinking of consumer staples? You may want to consider General Mills Inc. for the long term. Let's take a look at why you might want to consider it.


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Does the Post-Pandemic Company Clorox Company Offer Opportunity?

Think Clorox is on the downhill slide after the pandemic? Let's find out, going through the pros and cons of investing in the stock.


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Is W.W. Grainger Inc. a Solid Income Dividend King?

Looking for a worthy Dividend King among the aristocracy? Take a look at W.W. Grainger. Will it add a worthy boost to your portfolio?


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Should You Purchase Dividend-Paying Costco Wholesale Corporation?

Costco may seem like a no-brainer investment due to its long-term success, but is it right for you? Let's take a look at this popular membership-based company.


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Is Dividend King Hormel Foods Corporation a Worthy Investment?

Looking for a Dividend King? Let's go over the pros and cons of investing in one such member of the royal family — Hormel Foods Corporation.


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Colgate-Palmolive Company: Is it the Dividend King for You?

Ready to sink your cash into a Dividend King stock? Let's take a look at the pros and cons of the Colgate-Palmolive Company.


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Is Lowe's Companies Inc. a Good Post-Pandemic Dividend Stock?

You've heard about Lowe's Companies Inc. success during the height of the pandemic. Is it still a good investment during this time or should you look elsewhere?


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Is Waste Management Inc. Worth a Second Look for Dividends?

Ever thought about waste management stocks? Take a look at the pros and cons of investing in Waste Management Inc. for dividends.


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Johnson Controls International PLC: Is it a Dividend Prizewinner?

When you're on the hunt for the best dividend stock possible, you want one that shows incredible promise. Learn more about Johnson Control International here.


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Archer-Daniels-Midland Company: Should You Purchase? 

Thinking about expanding your portfolio to animal and human nutrition, agricultural commodities and other products and ingredients? Why not consider ADM?


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Is Viatris Inc. a Contrarian Dividend Option for Your Portfolio?

Does Viatris Inc. make a good contrarian dividend play? It potentially could — for the right investor. Let's look at why you might want to invest.


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Is Dividend-Paying 3M Company Worth Investing In?

Is the conglomerate 3M a great option for your portfolio? Let's check into the opportunities available to you with 3M after paying a dividend for 99 years.


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Should You Add New Dividend King PepsiCo Inc. to Your Portfolio?

Are you thinking about adding a new royally crowned stock to your portfolio? Why not consider adding PepsiCo, a new Dividend King, to the mix?


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Is Teck Resources Ltd. a Good Dividend Option for Investors?

Think Teck Resources Ltd. deserves a space in your portfolio? Let's take a look at the pros and cons of investing in Teck Resources Ltd.


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Should Dividend Seekers Invest in the Kraft Heinz Company?

There's no question that households across America know about Kraft Heinz's brands. Is the company a good investment opportunity for you? Let's find out.


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Is Activision Blizzard a Good Buy-and-Hold Option for Investors?

Thinking about investing in Activation Blizzard Inc.? Let's find out why you might want to consider it for dividends and in light of the Microsoft takeover.


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Is General Dynamics a Good Dividend Stock? 

If you're thinking about purchasing General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) (or any of its competitors), read through this article for help deciding.


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Is Verizon Communications a Good Dividend Stock for Inflation?

Is Verizon Communications Inc. one of the best stocks to buy during these inflationary times? Let's take a look at the pros and cons.


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Is McDonald's a Top Dividend Stock for Volatile Markets

Let's take a closer look at McDonald's Stock as an investment, why you should consider investing in McDonald's (and why you might not want to invest in the fast food giant). 


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Is Church & Dwight Co. Inc. (NYSE: CHD) a Buy for Dividend Investors? 

What do baking soda, hair removal cream and condoms have in common? Now that we've got your attention, let's walk through whether you should invest in Church & Dwight Co. Inc., manufacturer of all of these goods — and more.


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Should Investors Buy ONEOK Inc. for Dividend Growth?

Should you buy ONEOK Inc. (NYSE: OKE) for dividend growth? Let's find out.


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How to Buy Abbott Laboratories Dividend Stock 

Abbott Laboratories might make a great stock for your portfolio. Let's take a look at why you may want to purchase this dividend high-flyer.


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Is Citigroup Inc. Your Next Dividend Buy ?

Citigroup (NYSE: C) has a lot of skeletons in its closet. Despite the history of bad behavior, is it still a good stock to purchase?


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Is Ingersoll Rand Inc. Worth Investing in for the Long Term?

Think Ingersoll Rand deserves a spot in your portfolio? Let's take a look at the reasons why you might want to invest in the company for the long term.


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Is Kinder Morgan Inc. a Good Dividend Investment?

Think you may want to purchase Kinder Morgan Inc.? Let's take a look at the stock and its potential upsides and downsides before you invest.


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Is Procter & Gamble One of the Best Dividend Stocks of All Time?

Is Procter & Gamble really one of the best dividend stocks of all time? Let's unfurl all the evidence in favor for this Dividend King.


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Is Atmos Energy Corporation Worth a Glance for Dividend-Hungry Investors?

Utilities stocks may not make your fingers tingle or your feet fizzle, but the right dividend utility stock may thrill you. Let's take a look at Atmos and determine whether it deserves a place in your portfolio.


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Is the Dividend Stock Nucor Corporation Worth Buying?

Ready to try your hand at steel stocks? Look no further than Nucor — or should you? Let's take a look.


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Is Deere & Company a Sure Bet for Dividend Investors?

Think Deere & Company speaks to you as an investor? Check out all the reasons why you may want to park some money in Deere and Company stock and why you might want to invest your money elsewhere.


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Should You Plump Your Portfolio with Lumen Technologies Inc. (NYSE: LUMN) or Steer Clear Altogether?

It's not always clear whether you should invest in a high-dividend payer. Learn more about Lumen Technologies Inc. and the pros and cons of investing in this dividend stock.

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