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Monthly Pay December Dividend Stocks And Funds

Seeking AlphaDividend Quick PicksMonthly Pay December Dividend Stocks And FundsDec. 2, 2020 10:37 AM ET|| Includes: ACP, AGNC, AMZA, ARR, CRT, DVVDF, DX, ECC, EFC, GECC, GOOD, HGLB, HRZN, JQC, ORC, OXLC, OXSQ, PBA, PCI, PFLT, PRT, PSEC, RSF, SLVO, SMHB, SUNSby: Fredrik ArnoldFredrik Arnold The Dividend Dog CatcherSimple, straightforward 7-step analysis that finds lucrative income stocks.SummaryDecember's U.S. exchange-traded monthly-paid (MoPay) dividends, upsides, and net gains include: 1. Stocks by yield (73); 2. Stocks by price upside (30); 3. Closed-End Investments, Exchange-Traded-Funds & Notes (CEICs/ETFs/ETNs) by yield >8.10% (80).
The December U.S. MoPay population grew to 73. Canadian MoPays are omitted, but many Canadian firms are U.S.-listed OTC. CEICs/ETFs/ETNs... more


This 'Mainiac' Likes Camden National Corporation For Your Dividend Portfolio

Seeking AlphaDividend Ideas | Financials This 'Mainiac' Likes Camden National Corporation For Your Dividend PortfolioDec. 2, 2020 11:09 AM ET|| About: Camden National Corporation (CAC)by: Clearview60Clearview60 Dividend Investing, portfolio strategy, Value, Special SituationsSummaryShares have outperformed its peers and the Russell 2000 index since 2014.
Its strong metrics and capital ratios will allow it to withstand the current environment.
Dividend yield of 3.69% with a low payout ratio of 36%.
Was one of only thirty small-cap banks recognized by Sandler O'Neill in 2019 as a top performing All-Star.

Overview of Camden National Corporation
Camden National Corporation (CAC) is a $5.0 billion diversified bank holding company, headquartered in Camden,... more


NL Industries: Healthy Dividend Looks Stable

Seeking AlphaLong Ideas | Basic MaterialsNL Industries: Healthy Dividend Looks StableDec. 2, 2020 9:27 AM ET|| About: NL Industries, Inc. (NL)by: Individual TraderIndividual Trader Elevation CodeJoin us to increase your returns using cycles, sentiment and volatilitySummarySales recovered somewhat in Q3.
There is no interest-bearing debt to really speak of on the balance sheet.
Although profitability struggled in Q3, shareholder equity continues to rise which is bullish for the dividend.
We wrote about NL Industries (NL) back in September where we assessed if the stock was potentially in the initial innings of a major move. Followers of our work will know that we favour firms with conservative balance sheets, low valuations, and maybe stagnant growth over other companies with... more


Great Western Bancorp: The Drastic Dividend Cut Was A Good Move

Seeking AlphaDividend Ideas | Financials Great Western Bancorp: The Drastic Dividend Cut Was A Good MoveDec. 2, 2020 9:35 AM ET|| About: Great Western Bancorp, Inc. (GWB)by: The Investment DoctorThe Investment Doctor European Small-Cap IdeasWe zoom in on capital gains and dividend income in European small-capsSummaryGWB was in a tough spot earlier this year when about 20% of its loan book requested payment deferrals or were no longer accruing.
The current amount of non-performing and deferred loans is now less than 4% of the loan book. Manageable, but still tricky.
Great Western Bancorp has a lot of exposure to commercial real estate and agricultural loans in the Midwest and could be seen as a call option on the region.
I'm on the sidelines for now but slightly bullish as... more


Life Storage: Undervalued Self-Storage REIT With A Growing 3.8% Yield

Seeking AlphaREITsLife Storage: Undervalued Self-Storage REIT With A Growing 3.8% YieldDec. 2, 2020 8:00 AM ET|| About: Life Storage, Inc. (LSI)by: Gen AlphaGen Alpha Long Only, Value, Growth, Growth At Reasonable PriceSummaryLife Storage is one of the top 6 institutional self-storage operators in the U.S., with a growing focus on major markets.
It continues to add new properties to its owned portfolio and to its third-party management platform.
I see a long growth runway ahead for the company and find the 3.8% yield to be attractive.
In the generally expensive self-storage REIT sector, Life Storage (LSI) stands out as being relatively inexpensive. On a year-to-date basis, LSI's share price has moved up by only 3.5%, far underperforming the 13.6% share price return of the S&P... more


A 10% Yield Opportunity From Exantas Capital

Seeking AlphaREITsA 10% Yield Opportunity From Exantas CapitalDec. 2, 2020 7:00 AM ET|| About: Exantas Capital Corp. 8.625% CUM PFD C (XAN.PC), XANby: Brad ThomasBrad Thomas iREIT on AlphaForget Stocks, Earn A Safe, Secure 19% or More With iREIT on AlphaSummaryExantas Capital has had quite the year, losing a huge chunk of its equity in the COVID-19 pandemic collapse.
It paused dividends on its preferred stock, causing its price to halve.
It now has new management and new funding - giving investors access to a 10% yield with a capital gain alternative too.
This article was coproduced with Investing With Confidence.
At iREIT on Alpha, we don’t play the mind-trick game of day trading. With that said, there are times when fickle crowd psychology unearths rare but real... more


Synovus Announces Quarterly Dividends

The Board of Directors of Synovus Financial Corp. (NYSE: SNV) has declared the following quarterly dividends:... more

BusinessWireStock symbol(s): SNV

Herman Miller: Undervalued With A Reinstated Dividend

Seeking AlphaDividend Ideas | Consumer Herman Miller: Undervalued With A Reinstated DividendDec. 2, 2020 6:13 AM ET|| About: Herman Miller, Inc. (MLHR)by: Gen AlphaGen Alpha Long Only, Value, Growth, Growth At Reasonable PriceSummaryHerman Miller has been affected by the pandemic this year, but has seen a sequential improvement in its business.
The company is benefiting from consumers upgrading their home offices and from an improved cost structure.
Shares appear to be undervalued, and I'm encouraged by the reinstatement of the dividend.
Herman Miller (MLHR) has seen a decent recovery since the depths of the pandemic. However, the shares still remain well below where they were at the start of the year, with a 12% decline since January 1st. This is far below the performance... more


Analyzing iShares Core High Dividend ETF For My Dividend Growth Portfolio

Seeking AlphaDividend StrategyAnalyzing iShares Core High Dividend ETF For My Dividend Growth PortfolioDec. 2, 2020 5:25 AM ET|| About: iShares Core High Dividend ETF (HDV), Includes: MPLX, SCHD, T, XOMby: Khen ElazarKhen Elazar Value, Dividend Growth InvestingSummaryAfter looking at SCHD I decided to look at some other dividend ETFs.
Investors often talk about high-yield dividend stock ETFs.
HDV is a well-known ETF investing in high-yield dividend stocks.
In my opinion, focusing on a higher yield is hurting investors along the way.
My current strategy is dividend growth investing. Every month I invest a set amount of money into companies that reliably pay and raise their dividend for a long period of time. The goal of this strategy is to generate a reliable... more

SeekingAlphaStock symbol(s): MPLX,SCHD,T,XOM

8 Dividend Increases Expected In December 2020

Seeking AlphaDividend Quick Picks8 Dividend Increases Expected In December 2020Dec. 2, 2020 2:45 AM ET|| Includes: ABM, ADP, AFL, BEN, BMY, COST, EMR, ENB, HPQ, HRL, LLY, MA, MKC, NKE, PFE, ROK, SYY, T, TJXby: Dividend DiplomatsDividend Diplomats Large-cap, Dividend Investing, Dividend Growth Investing, ValueDividend Diplomats .cls-1{fill:#024999;}SummaryAflac announced a 17.8% dividend increase. That is a huge dividend increase.
Rockwell, like Hormel, announced a smaller-than-expected dividend increase.
AT&T's dividend increase pattern is very consistent. The company increases its quarterly dividend by $.01 per share on an annual basis.
Bristol-Myers Squibb is yet another dividend stock in the pharmaceutical sector that is set to announce a dividend increase this... more