The Board of Directors of Independent Bank Corp. (Nasdaq Global Select Market: INDB), parent of Rockland Trust Company, today announced a $0.44 per share dividend. The dividend will be payable on October 11, 2019, to stockholders of record as of the close of business on September 30, 2019.... more
Equity Residential (NYSE: EQR) today announced that its Board of Trustees declared quarterly dividends on the Company’s common and preferred shares. A regular common share dividend for the third quarter of $0.5675 per share will be paid on October 11, 2019 to shareholders of record on September 30, 2019.... more
Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.22 per common share. The dividend will be payable on Nov. 4, 2019, to shareholders of record as of Oct. 15, 2019.... more
AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE: AVB) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a cash dividend on the Company’s Common Stock (par value $0.01 per share) for the third quarter of 2019. The Common Stock dividend is $1.52 per share and is payable October 15, 2019 to all Common Stockholders of Record as of September 30, 2019.... more
UDR, Inc. (NYSE: UDR), a leading multifamily real estate investment trust, today announced that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend on its common stock for the third quarter of 2019 in the amount of $0.3425 per share, payable in cash, on October 31, 2019 to UDR common stock shareholders of record as of October 10, 2019. The October 31st dividend will be the 188th consecutive quarterly dividend paid by the Company on its common stock.... more
State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT) today announced a quarterly cash dividend of $0.52 per share of common stock, payable on October 15, 2019 to common shareholders of record at the close of business on October 1, 2019. This dividend represents an increase of 11% from the common stock dividend of $0.47 per share declared in the second quarter of 2019.... more
MJ, The ETFMG Alternative Harvest ETF (NYSE Arca: MJ), the largest cannabis ETF in the world, has declared an approximate $10.6 million quarterly dividend which equates to $0.28 per share. This third quarter dividend declaration projects an annualized yield of 4.66%,1 or 3.91% after deducting the Fund’s 0.75% expense ratio. MJ investors have received approximately $21.2 million in dividend payments for the calendar year including this payment. The dividend will be paid September 25, 2019 to shareholders of record as of the close of business, September 23, 2019.... more
Sanderson Farms, Inc. (Nasdaq: SAFM) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.32 (thirty-two cents) per share payable October 15, 2019, to stockholders of record on October 1, 2019.... more
This article is a continuation of a monthly series highlighting the top net payout yield (NYSE: NPY) stocks that was started back in June 2012 and explained in August 2012. The series highlights the best stocks for the upcoming month, utilized in part to make investment decisions for the Interactive Advisors. Please review the original articles for more information on the NPY concept.
Below are two charts highlighting the returns of the top 10 stocks from August (see list here). For presentation reasons, the chart is broken into the Top 5 and Next 5 lists and compared to the S&P 500 benchmark index along with the Cambria Shareholder Yield ETF (NYSEARCA: SYLD), which offers a fund for comparison purposes that is aligned with the NPY concept.
The Top 5 stocks... more
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We are pleased to provide an update on American Finance Trust, 7.50% Series A Cumulative Red Perpetual Preferred Stock (AFINP), A preferred stock that has recently pulled back providing a nice buying opportunity. We will highlight the reasons for this pullback which is unlikely to last for long. AFINP issues 1099 Tax forms (no K-1s). It is suitable for our conservative investors and retirees.
Macro Trends And Declining Interest Rates
We are always mindful of macro trends and how we position our portfolio to benefit from them. Early 2019 created a dramatic shift in the market's expectations in interest rates. At the end of 2018, many were expecting interest rates to be rising, today there is mounting... more