Ex Dividends for the Week of 12/15/2020

There are a number of key dividend stocks going ex-dividend this week. Here's a list of the ones I like with their yield, 5 year dividend growth rate, and a projected 10 year yield on cost given their current yield and growth rate. CompanyTickerYieldDGR510yr YOCUniversal Health Realty Income TrustUHT3.99%1.5%4.63%SynovusSNV4.07%35.7%86.34%Sempra EnergySRE3.27%8.6%8.26%Chubb LimitedCB2.03%2.8%2.68%PrologisPLD2.38%8.1%5.17%Broadcom *AVGO3.55%47.2%Absurd%J&J Snack FoodsJJSF1.51%11.0%4.30%Western UnionWU4.07%7.7%8.56%* … Continue reading Ex Dividends for the Week of 12/15/2020

Choose your Dividend Payout Ratio Wisely: Free Cash Flow vs Income

One of my pet peeves as an investor is the financial media's love of "earnings" or "net income". Earnings are not a good way to measure a business' success. They are often volatile and manipulated by management for short term gain or saving face. In fact, as a finance student, the first thing you learn … Continue reading Choose your Dividend Payout Ratio Wisely: Free Cash Flow vs Income