Published Mon, 19 Dec 2011 10:43:58 -0500 on Seeking Alpha
Is it time to flee to safety? With the economic and political climates only becoming more tumultuous, I have been paying closer attention to dividend stocks recently. We all know about the blue chip dividend companies, but there are attractive companies with high yields that are going ex-dividend every week. This strategy can work in one of two ways: either you buy before the ex-date to receive the dividend, or buy after if the stock declines far below the after-tax amount of the dividend. Buying the stock to receive the dividend is intuitive, but many have contacted me requesting further details on the second strategy. Investopedia has a great example of how this works. To explain this, I will use AT&T (T) as an example. AT&T declared a $0.43 dividend to shareholders of record on October 10, 2011. On the ex-dividend date, the stock price should decline by the after-tax...
|Stock name||Last trade||P/E||Earnings/Share||Dividend/Share||Dividend yield|
|INVESCO MORTGAGE CAPITAL||14.41||0.0||-1.42||1.80||12.49|
|AMERICAN CAPITAL AGENCY||19.26||63.0||0.30||2.40||12.46|
|TWO HARBORS INVESTMENT||10.22||12.7||0.80||1.04||10.18|
|PHILIP MORRIS INTERNATIONAL||85.53||17.9||4.78||4.00||4.68|
|PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC||36.01||17.2||2.06||1.20||3.33|
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