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15 High-Yield/Low Volatility Blue Chips For The Ultimate Crash-Proof Retirement Portfolio

Published Mon, 02 Nov 2020 09:40:47 -0500 on Seeking Alpha

Seeking AlphaDividend Quick Picks15 High-Yield/Low Volatility Blue Chips For The Ultimate Crash-Proof Retirement PortfolioNov. 2, 2020 9:40 AM ET|| Includes: ABC, AROW, CB, ENB, EPD, ESS, JNJ, KMB, MMM, MO, NOC, PM, SNY, T, UMBFby: Dividend SenseiDividend Sensei The Dividend KingsDividend ideas from a top team of analysts to help you sleep well at night.SummaryThe pandemic is out of control all over the world, with daily records in new cases and a mounting death toll.
Europe is beginning to lock down again and IHME expects up to 20 US states to follow suit starting in late November.
Fortunately, with the right tools, you can ALWAYS find the safest blue-chips for your individual needs and risk profile no matter what the virus is doing.
Today KMB, JNJ, T, AROW, CB, MO, MMM, UMBF, PM, SNY, ESS, ENB, ABC, NOC, and EPD represent 15 high-yield/low volatility SWANs that combine to create the ultimate pandemic-proof retirement portfolio.
In this video article, I show you exactly how to construct an Ultra-SWAN bunker portfolio perfect for various risk profiles.

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I and many analysts have been warning that market volatility would eventually return given all the short-term macro risk factors.

We just saw the worst week for stocks since March, when the pandemic lockdowns sent the S&P 500 diving 34% in a month. That was the fastest bear market in US history, though basically the average recessionary bear market since 1945 (a 34% decline).
Unfortunately, the pandemic that ravaged the economy, stock market, and lives of millions back then, continues to get worse.

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On Friday, October 30th, the world set a record for new cases, with the US, unfortunately, leading the way with over 100K new confirmed cases.
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Stock name Last trade   P/E Earnings/Share Dividend/Share Dividend yield
ALTRIA GROUP 44.46   13.2 3.36 3.36 7.23
ENBRIDGE 34.70   19.7 1.76 2.21 6.38
ENTERPRISE PRODUCTS 28.68   12.4 2.31 1.76 6.13
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
3M 170.58   20.6 8.28 5.76 3.41
KIMBERLY-CLARK 133.58   25.8 5.18 4.12 3.14
ARROW FINANCIAL 35.31   14.4 2.46 1.04 3.09
JOHNSON & JOHNSON 130.43   21.6 6.03 3.80 2.93
SANOFI-AVENTIS 43.80   26.6 1.65 1.16 2.65
ESSEX PROPERTY TRUST 324.02   52.2 6.21 7.80 2.43
CHUBB 160.10   19.6 8.15 3.00 1.88
UMB FINANCIAL 66.08   16.4 4.02 1.20 1.88
AMERISOURCEBERGEN 84.64   18.9 4.47 1.60 1.86
NORTHROP GRUMMAN 365.22   19.5 18.72 5.28 1.49


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