Dividend-News

Daily dividend news for investors in dividend stocks


Investing For Dividends - Many Are Too Conservative

Published Fri, 14 Sep 2018 10:41:29 -0400 on Seeking Alpha

Investment Thesis Over a 50-year span, immediate income investments will generate greater total income than the highly hailed S&P Dividend Aristocrats. Many investors place wealth in these reliable stocks to their long-term detriment - they see less gains in income.
A Simple Definition Due to previous confusion, whenever I write concerning immediate income investing, I feel it is necessary to define what I'm speaking of when doing so. I define immediate income investing as: Investing with a taxable account seeking immediate high return via dividends.
Due to this focus, I am not concerned with total return or overly focused on capital appreciation. I am a long-term buy and hold investor who is willing to sell if necessary. I often explain you can milk your cows or slaughter them to unlock value - I'd rather milk them.
S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats Vs. Immediate Income Darlings For sake of open comparison, I decided to generate two evaluations for both categories.
S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats are those stocks in the S&P 500 who have raised their dividends for 25 consecutive years. Within this grouping, I took three representative stocks and averaged their yields and 3-year average dividend growth. I also took one exchange-traded fund, ETF and used that as the other simple comparison in this group since many investors would rather simply invest in one simple reliable ETF.
Three S&P 500 Representative Stocks - AKA "Safe... Read more

Stock name Last trade   P/E Earnings/Share Dividend/Share Dividend yield
OXFORD LANE CAPITAL 10.23   0.0 0.00 1.62 15.88
EAGLE POINT CREDIT 16.47   8.2 2.01 0.00 14.85
KNOT OFFSHORE PARTNERS LP 18.57   6.6 2.83 0.00 11.20
ALLIANCE RESOURCE PARTNERS L.P. 19.10   7.0 2.73 2.12 11.02
CAPITAL PRODUCT PARTNERS 2.31   0.0 -0.09 0.18 7.89
COCA-COLA 44.83   29.9 1.50 0.00 3.45
PROCTER & GAMBLE 98.48   24.0 4.11 0.00 2.91
EMERSON ELECTRIC 67.89   18.9 3.59 0.00 2.87
GENERAL ELECTRIC 10.09   0.0 -2.62 0.00 0.40
WINDSTREAM 1.31   0.0 -55.88 0.00 0.00

OXFORD LANE CAPITAL - OXLC
OXFORD LANE CAPITAL - OXLC  


Older articles featuring Oxford Lane Capital (OXLC):
Your Monthly-Paid Dividends From 82 All-Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For January
Weekly Closed-End Fund Roundup: JQC Boosts Yield To 16%
Dogcatcher's Monthly Pay Dividend December Run-Down
Rose 91 Stock Portfolio Bountiful November Dividends Along With Historic Buy Yields + Transactions
Monthly Dividends From 154 SML Cap Equities And 70 November Funds
Monthly Paid Dividends From 87 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For November
Monthly Dividends From 150 SML Equities & 70 SML October Funds
Hey You, Dividend Investor, Are You Doing It Wrong?
Your Monthly Paid Dividends From 87 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For October
OXLC Stock: This Monthly Dividend Stock Pays Investors 15%

More