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4 Automakers Deliver Rising Dividends and 15%-Plus Capital Appreciation

npiplovic | January 17, 2017
By: Ned Piplovic Four major automakers awarded their shareholders increased annual dividends and an average 25% capital gain in 2016. Toyota Motor Corporation, Honda Motor Co., Ltd., Ford Motor Company and General Motors Co. managed to offer their customers new technologies and new features while still providing their investors with increased dividend income and capital appreciation. Ford and GM offer…

3 Investments Yield 7.5% and Deliver Generous Capital Growth

npiplovic | January 17, 2017
By: Ned Piplovic Among many new and exotic investment vehicles, these three mutual funds from Wells Fargo averaged more than 20% capital growth over the last year and pay monthly dividends that yield at least 7.5%. The ex-dividend date for all three funds was on Jan 12, 2017, so now may be an opportunity to buy at a slight discount…
3 Investments May Boost Your Financial Health

3 Investments May Boost Your Financial Health

npiplovic | January 14, 2017
By: Ned Piplovic Income investors who like to make New Year’s resolutions might want to buy shares in one of the following three companies that are aimed at improving your health and fitness. All three companies pay dividends with at least a 2% yield, so they certainly offer better income-producing prospects for investors than banks. Most New Year’s resolutions seem…
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Reap Benefits of Double-Digit Dividend Yields If You Buy These Investments Next Week

npiplovic | January 5, 2017
By: Ned Piplovic Investing to generate income streams is a key long-term investing strategy to build wealth. However, people may overlook the value of income-producing investments as part of their portfolio. This approach omission could prevent many investors from supplementing their growth of a retirement nest egg. To receive additional income, here are few investments that pay dividends in the…

Gain Increased Dividends and 7%-Plus Yields with These 5 Investments

npiplovic | January 2, 2017
By: Ned Piplovic Dividend-loving investors drive share prices higher as the ex-dividend dates approach to ensure they capture those payouts. To avoid overpaying for the dividends, here are a few investments that you can buy ahead of dividend announcements to increase your return with minimal risk. A key reason to buy these stocks is that all of the picks have…