Dividend yield on LAZ is shown as 5.7% in Fast Graphs-why is it so high?

FAST Graphs receives all of our data from S&P Capital IQ.  This includes the dividend yield which we pulled directly from S&P Capital IQ.  The following screenshot shows the section where we pull dividend yield on LAZ.  As you can see, they are reporting the dividend yield of 5.7%, which is what we are showing Read more about Dividend yield on LAZ is shown as 5.7% in Fast Graphs-why is it so high?[…]

I Purchased United Parcel Service Inc. to Meet These Specific Objectives

Introduction United Parcel Service Inc. (UPS) currently offers a dividend yield in excess of 3%.  Moreover, it is also available at a valuation that is slightly below historical norms.  The company has provided a stable and growing dividend since it went public in 1999.  However, the company did keep their dividend the same for fiscal Read more about I Purchased United Parcel Service Inc. to Meet These Specific Objectives[…]

12 Dividend Growth Stocks That Meet My “Magic Formula for Dividend Growth Investors”

Investing Thesis When investing for dividend growth there are several key attributes that I consider crucial for long-term success.  My definition of long-term success is first and foremost to generate a steadily-rising dividend income stream, and secondarily, the opportunity to generate a reasonable level of capital appreciation.  With this article I will present 12 dividend Read more about 12 Dividend Growth Stocks That Meet My “Magic Formula for Dividend Growth Investors”[…]