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The Rally In High Dividends Is Just Getting Started

Seeking AlphaDividend IdeasThe Rally In High Dividends Is Just Getting StartedDec. 5, 2020 9:35 AM ET|| Includes: DIA, IWD, IWF, IWM, QQQ, SPYby: Rida MorwaRida Morwa High Dividend OpportunitiesThe #1 Service for Income Investors and Retirees, 9-10% dividend yield.SummaryCash inflows into the market are driving it to new highs.
However, high-dividend "value stocks" missed the original rally, and now are seeing their best performance in two decades.
Interest rates are set to remain low near zero until the year 2023 at least. The hunt for yield will only accelerate.
This market rally is just getting started. Dividend stocks remain super cheap.
Now is the time to lock-in high yields for the long term.
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SeekingAlphaStock symbol(s): DIA,IWD,IWF,IWM,QQQ,SPY

Walgreens Is An Anti-Bubble Dividend Aristocrat Set To Soar

Seeking AlphaDividend Ideas | Services Walgreens Is An Anti-Bubble Dividend Aristocrat Set To SoarDec. 5, 2020 7:00 AM ET|| About: Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA)by: Brad ThomasBrad Thomas iREIT on AlphaForget Stocks, Earn A Safe, Secure 19% or More With iREIT on AlphaSummarySeveral net lease REITs have exposure to drugstore assets.
As Benjamin Graham would say, “Investment is most intelligent when it's most businesslike."
Graham looked at the businesses behind each stock as a prospective buyer would of the whole business.
This article was coproduced with Dividend Sensei.
As many of my readers already know, I was once a net lease developer, constructing buildings “from the ground up.” My first drugstore client was Eckerd Drug, which sold to Rite Aid in... more


Equitrans: An Underfollowed Dividend Stock With A Lot Of Potential

Seeking AlphaDividend Ideas | Basic MaterialsEquitrans: An Underfollowed Dividend Stock With A Lot Of PotentialDec. 5, 2020 5:06 AM ET|| About: Equitrans Midstream Corporation (ETRN)by: Power HedgePower Hedge Energy Profits in DividendsIn-depth Research on underfollowed dividend stocks with 7%+ yieldsSummaryEquitrans is a natural gas-focused midstream company that only operates in Appalachia.
The company recently signed a very long-term gathering agreement with EQT that could have the potential to deliver some growth prospects.
The company has a few projects underway that should drive its prosperity upward over the next couple years.
Natural gas has a much brighter future than crude oil, and Equitrans is well positioned to take advantage of the opportunities presented by... more


DCF: An Attractively Valued High-Yield Target Term Fund With 7.1% Yield And -6.7% Discount

Seeking AlphaClosed End FundsDCF: An Attractively Valued High-Yield Target Term Fund With 7.1% Yield And -6.7% DiscountDec. 4, 2020 6:31 PM ET|| About: Dreyfus Alcentra Global Credit Income 2024 Target Term Fund, Inc. (DCF), Includes: XFLTby: Stanford ChemistStanford Chemist CEF/ETF Income LaboratoryCEF/ETF income and arbitrage strategies, 8%+ portfolio yieldsSummaryDCF is a bond/loan/CLO target term fund with a 7.1% yield and -6.7% discount.
DCF offers +1.5% annual alpha until liquidation in 2024.
Risks are the high concentration of non-investment grade credits.
Author's note: This article was released to CEF/ETF Income Laboratory members on November 27, 2020, with discount and yield numbers updated.

In our latest Closed-End Fund "Quality" Report, BNY Mellon Alcentra... more

SeekingAlphaStock symbol(s): XFLT

Olympia Financial Group Inc. Announces December Dividend

Olympia Financial Group Inc. (TSX: OLY) announces that its Board of Directors has declared a monthly cash dividend on its common shares of $0.23 per common share. The dividend will be payable on December 31, 2020 to shareholders on record as at December 22, 2020. The ex-dividend date is December 21, 2020.... more

BusinessWireStock symbol(s): OLY.TO

2021 Kiplinger 59 List Shows 45 Pay Dividends And 28 Are Priced To Buy

Seeking AlphaDividend Quick Picks2021 Kiplinger 59 List Shows 45 Pay Dividends And 28 Are Priced To BuyDec. 4, 2020 2:12 PM ET|| Includes: ADTN, AMSWA, DGICA, DRD, GMRE, HTA, KRO, LXP, MPW, NHI, NNN, OKE, PBCT, PBI, PETS, SGU, UMH, UNIT, WPCby: Fredrik ArnoldFredrik Arnold The Dividend Dog CatcherSimple, straightforward 7-step analysis that finds lucrative income stocks.SummaryIn November, Kiplinger Today published four articles: 10 Picks for 2021; 11 High-yield REITs; 15 under $15; 25 Blue-Chips To Buy Now. Stocks therein I called "Kip Tips For 2021."
These 61 stocks included two duplicates leaving 59. Of those, 45 paid dividends and, per the Dogcatcher dividend return rule, 28 are ripe to buy.
The top-ten Kip Tips For 2021 stocks boasted net gains of 16.25% to 68.57%... more


American Finance Trust: A Strong Q3 AFFO Now Covers The Generous 10%+ Dividend Yield

Seeking AlphaREITsAmerican Finance Trust: A Strong Q3 AFFO Now Covers The Generous 10%+ Dividend YieldDec. 4, 2020 2:43 PM ET|| About: American Finance Trust, Inc. (AFIN)by: The Investment DoctorThe Investment Doctor European Small-Cap IdeasWe zoom in on capital gains and dividend income in European small-capsSummaryBoth the FFO and AFFO in Q3 were sufficient to cover the dividend, and the next quarterly dividend will be paid in January.
Rent collection levels have increased to 95% in November, and defaults remain very low - this underpins the book value of the assets.
I currently only own the preferred shares but may initiate a long position in the common shares now as well.
About three months ago, I checked out American Finance Trust (AFIN) in an attempt to... more


JPC: A Look At This 6.86% Yielding Preferred Fund

Seeking AlphaClosed End FundsJPC: A Look At This 6.86% Yielding Preferred FundDec. 4, 2020 2:14 PM ET|| About: Nuveen Preferred & Income Opportunities Fund (JPC), Includes: JPSby: Trapping ValueTrapping Value Conservative Income PortfolioThe best way to provide income in today's markets while reducing risksSummaryNuveen Preferred & Income Opportunities Fund has been a good income play over the years.
We take a look at its holdings and compare it to its sister fund.
Which one you choose will come down to a few different factors.
Investors enjoy playing the income sectors via closed end and exchange traded funds. This gives them instant diversification alongside professional management. This sector has also been at the epicenter of the low interest regime we have been under. On... more

SeekingAlphaStock symbol(s): JPS

Graco Increases Quarterly Dividend 7.1 Percent

The Board of Directors of Graco Inc. (NYSE: GGG) has declared a regular quarterly dividend of 18.75 cents ($0.1875) per common share, an increase of 7.1 percent, payable on Feb. 3, 2021, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Jan. 19, 2021. The Company has approximately 168.4 million shares outstanding.... more

BusinessWireStock symbol(s): GGG

Net Lease REITs: Rents Paid, Dividends Raised

Seeking AlphaREITsNet Lease REITs: Rents Paid, Dividends RaisedDec. 4, 2020 12:58 PM ET|| Includes: ADC, AFIN, AFINP, AMC, AMT, AMZN, AWP, BBRE, BNL, COLD, CVS, DRV, EPR, EPR.PC, EPR.PE, EPR.PG, EPRT, FCPT, FREL, FRI, GLPI, GNL, GNL.PA, GNL.PB, GQRE, GTY, ICF, IGR, IIPR, IIPR.PA, ILPT, IYR, JRS, KBWY, LOW, NETL, NNN, NNN.PF, NRO, NTST, O, PFFR, PGZ, PINE, PLNT, PPTY, PSR, PSTL, RDOG, REET, REIT, RFI, RNP, ROOF, RQI, RWO, RWR, SCHH, SPY, SRC, SRC.PA, SRET, STOR, URE, USRT, VER, VER.PF, VICI, VNQ, VRAI, WBA, WMT, WPC, XLREby: Hoya Capital Real EstateHoya Capital Real Estate The REIT ForumThe #1 REIT Service Measured By Total ReturnsSummaryNet Lease REITs, which were punished during the worst of the economic lockdowns, have rebounded over the last several months as shutdown-sensitive tenants... more