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The Best Dividend Stocks To Buy In August

Published Wed, 07 Aug 2019 10:15:03 -0400 on Seeking Alpha

Due to reader requests, I've decided to break up my weekly "Best Dividend Stocks To Buy This Week" series into two parts.
One will be the weekly watch list article (with the best ideas for new money at any given time). The other will be a portfolio update.
To also make those more digestible, I'm breaking out the intro for the weekly series into a revised introduction and reference article on the 3 rules for using margin safely and profitably (which will no longer be included in those future articles).
To minimize reader confusion, I will be providing portfolio updates on a rotating tri-weekly schedule. This means an update every three weeks on:
My retirement portfolio (where I keep 100% of my life savings) The best Dividend Aristocrats to buy now including the best opportunistic buys of each week based on F.A.S.T. Graphs My new "What I'm Buying Next" series, which explains what companies are on my immediate buy watch list from which I make all weekly retirement portfolio buys. I've also decided to remove the "Why Valuation ALWAYS Matters" intro to this series since that makes it more cumbersome to read for loyal followers of this series.
Trade War Escalation Might Make For A Painful August
On Thursday, August 1st, President Trump shocked the world by first tweeting that trade talks were going well, and then announcing 10% tariffs on $300 billion in Chinese imports would go up September 1st. If that actually happens then it will increase by 50% the amount of... Read more

Stock name Last trade   P/E Earnings/Share Dividend/Share Dividend yield
TANGER FACTORY OUTLET CENTERS 14.55   18.9 0.77 1.42 9.94
MPLX LP 27.86   12.1 2.30 2.67 9.61
BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO 36.08   0.0 0.00 2.68 6.65
ABBVIE 65.97   24.2 2.72 4.28 6.34
SIMON PROPERTY GROUP 148.70   19.9 7.48 8.40 5.69
CVS CAREMARK 60.24   16.9 3.57 2.00 3.24
FEDERAL REALTY INVESTMENT TRUST 130.68   38.9 3.36 4.20 3.13


Older articles featuring Tanger Factory Outlet Centers (SKT):
The Retirees' Dividend Portfolio - John And Jane's July Taxable Account Update: Looking To The VIX Index
Dividend Champion And Contender Highlights: Week Of August 11
Dividends And Side Hustles Portfolio - July 2019 Highlights
My Dividend Growth Portfolio July Update: 41 Holdings, 5 Buys, 1 Sell, 1 Covered Call
5%+ Dividend Yield Portfolio: Grinding Along In 2019 (July 2019 Review)
The Most Undervalued And Overvalued Dividend Champions - August 2019
Cashing In Dividends From Excessive Fear To Generate Income From Mall REITs
Dividend Champion And Contender Highlights: Week Of July 28
Dividends And Side Hustles Portfolio - June 2019 Highlights
The Stunning Story Of Retail eREITs And Why Total Return Matters Even For Dividend Growth Investors - Part II