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The Secret to 162% Gains From Safe Blue-Chip Dividends

While most income investors are reaching for big yields right now, a small group of “hidden yield” stocks are quietly handing smart investors growing income streams plus annual returns of 12%, 27.1% and even 54% or more per year.

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So if you want to double your money every few years – and double your income as well – then you need to focus on the seven....More>>>

Top 10 Blue Chip Stocks To Invest In 2018


A few weeks ago we discussed how you can make 12% annually, forever, from stocks. Now let’s apply those lessons to 2017, and highlight five that should do even better (17%+ returns) this year (and likely beyond).

Remember, projecting our returns from any given stock is simple. We simply add together the three ways it can pay us:

Its current dividend.


Dr Pepper Snapple Is Undervalued


We believe Dr Pepper’s (NYSE:DPS) investment in the Bai initiatives will generate long-term value that is not yet included in the share price. The company has doubled down on this focus with the continued soda tax pressure. In the short term, shareholders will benefit from the company’s solid dividend and sales growth from its core portfolio of brands.

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Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B) Stock Hit by Insurance Losses

It’s not every day that a company misses analyst earnings estimates by $296 per share. That is the case, however, for Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A, NYSE:BRK.B) second-quarter earnings. Warren Buffett likely isn’t too concerned, even though BRK.B shares fell 1.5% in after-hours trading.

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While the miss sounds rather large —....More>>>

7 Dividend Stocks to Buy on a Summer Swoon

Most of us are aware that the stock market continues to climb higher and higher. New high after new high continues to bless the Dow Jones, S&P 500 Index and Nasdaq Composite. The VIX — also known as the “fear gauge” — is hovering near record lows. That’s got some high-quality dividend stocks looking a tad expensive.

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Microsoft, Cisco Sink the DJIA on Tuesday

June 27, 2017: Markets opened lower Tuesday with tech stocks weaker on news of the $2.7 billion fine the European Union hit Google with. The consumer confidence index rose a full point, better than an expected slight drop and retail gas prices for the coming holiday weekend are expected to be the lowest in a dozen years. WTI crude oil for August delivery settled at $44.24 a barrel, up 2% on....More>>>

My National Beverage Bearishness Hasn’t Wavered

I continue to read poorly thought out arguments from the longs, where these folks somehow equate the price of National Beverage Corp.’s (NASDAQ:FIZZ) stock with its intrinsic value. These same investors are also hyper sensitive if anyone tries to rain on their parade and question FIZZ’s management, valuation, or competitive position within the sparking water segment. As for DCF....More>>>

Starbucks For The Long Term

In the early 1970s the “Nifty 50” were all the rage – growth stocks like International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM), Xerox (NYSE:XRX) General Electric (NYSE:GE), Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO), Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG), Sears Roebuck (NASDAQ:SHLD), Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ), McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD), Polaroid and Eastman Kodak (NYSE:KODK), to name a few. In 1973-1974....More>>>

The 10 Best Stocks for a “Set It and Forget It” Summer Portfolio

Traditionally, the best stocks in any portfolio (growth, income, retirement) are stocks that you can buy and leave alone for at least a few months, if not a few years, without having to worry about rushing to your brokerage account to sell out before you’re caught in an epic collapse.

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And summertime is typically one of the hottest months....More>>>

Top 10 Gold Stocks To Watch Right Now

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