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Lanny's May Dividend Stock Watch List

Published Sun, 03 May 2020 03:40:39 -0400 on Seeking Alpha

Extreme volatility, as of late.
April was a fairly positive month on the valuation front, but there are always stock opportunities.
As a dividend stock investor, for the first time, I have feel a little uncertain of what the future may hold.
We continue to save and invest in very conservative dividend stock investments, in smaller purchases.
Hopefully your stomach has been able to endure the extreme volatility, as of late. April was a fairly positive month on the valuation front, but there are always stock opportunities. Let's buckle up and read Lanny's Dividend Stock Watch List - May Edition.
Dividend stock watch list The stock market is up 16% from the trail-end of March through April 24th. The Economic Impact Payments (EIP) are out to the citizens of the U.S. and other stimulus packages are pumping heavy cash out into the economy. Therefore, the markets are taking this in a positive light, though I am not 100% on board with the direction that the stock market is going.
As a dividend stock investor, for the first time, I have feel a little uncertain of what the future may hold. We continue to save and invest in very conservative dividend stock investments, in smaller purchases. I have written two articles related to the topic of - the Coronavirus Dividend Stock Watch List and Industries that truly thrive during a pandemic.
Therefore, with using the Dividend Diplomat Stock Screener, there is always an undervalued dividend stock up for grabs, that's where Financial Literacy and Research pays off.
Here is a display of what the market did in the last 30 days:

In addition, capital is necessary to make any dividend stock purchase that is on this watch list. How do I do it?
I save anywhere from 60-85% of my take-home pay and strongly believe Financial Freedom does not happen by hitting a home run on an investment. Nothing matters more than your savings rate on your journey to Financial Freedom, plain and simple.
Therefore, I work my... Read more

Stock name Last trade   P/E Earnings/Share Dividend/Share Dividend yield
PHILIP MORRIS INTERNATIONAL 74.90   14.9 5.03 4.68 6.12
AT&T 38.38   16.1 2.38 2.04 5.43
PEOPLE'S UNITED FINANCIAL 16.06   12.3 1.31 0.71 4.52