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The 7 Best Dividend Aristocrats To Buy With Recession Risk This High

Published Tue, 10 Sep 2019 02:26:58 -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 watchlist 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 and aristocrats to buy now (for four kinds of investing goals) including the best opportunistic buys based on F.A.S.T. Graphs. My new "What I'm Buying Next" series, which explains what companies are on my immediate buy watchlist 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.
The Cure For Recession Fears Is Facts
The US economy is a complex beast that is
$21.4 trillion in size (and connected to a $90 trillion global economy that's even more complex) driven by the spending decisions of 330 million Americans (about 70% of all US GDP growth is consumer spending) the... Read more

Stock name Last trade   P/E Earnings/Share Dividend/Share Dividend yield
ALTRIA GROUP 44.46   13.2 3.36 3.36 7.23
ABBVIE 70.83   26.0 2.72 4.28 6.28
EXXON MOBIL 71.98   17.3 4.15 3.48 4.83
3M 170.58   20.6 8.28 5.76 3.41
WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE 55.56   10.9 5.10 1.83 3.22
CATERPILLAR 131.75   12.3 10.74 4.12 3.16
FEDERAL REALTY INVESTMENT TRUST 135.76   40.4 3.36 4.20 3.00
LOWES COMPANIES 113.88   35.6 3.20 2.20 1.91


Older articles featuring Altria Group (MO):
Philip Morris: Q4 Results Support 5.4% Dividend Yield And Low-Teens Return
January 2020 Dividend Portfolio Update
Dividend Income Update January 2020
My Dividend Growth Portfolio January Update: 36 Holdings, 6 Buys, 2 Sells, 3.71% Yield
Searching For Value Among Dividend Growth Stocks
The Retiree's Dividend Portfolio - John's Year-End Review
High 5 For The Dividend Growth 50: Income Up 8.9% - Part 2
Retirees: 3 High-Yield Dividend Stocks Paying Up to 10.9%
The Retiree's Dividend Portfolio - Jane's December Update: The Year-End Review
Dividend Growth Check-Up - 2019