Dividend Aristocrats You Never Heard Of

As a dividend growth investor I am always on the lookout for new investing opportunities. The financial blogs and specifically the dividend investing blogs are all teeming with great ideas and inspiration but what I have found is that some dividend stocks are more loved than others. In recent times I have noticed a lot … Read more Dividend Aristocrats You Never Heard Of

My String Cheese Just Got Downsized

Everyday we hear report after report from our government and the Wall Street gurus that inflation in the United States has been and remains tame. In fact, according to the most recent report just published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows that inflation rates as measured by the Consumer Price Index was a mere … Read more My String Cheese Just Got Downsized

Investing Ideas From My Bathroom

As a dividend growth investor I am constantly looking for new ideas or themes to invest in. Often, we are blinded by the numerous headlines about the day’s trendiest stock and get lost in a sea of information. Well, I for one think that finding great investment themes doesn’t have to be difficult. In fact, … Read more Investing Ideas From My Bathroom

Low Beta Stocks Help Me Sleep At Night

We’re all familiar with the term “sleeping well at night.” It’s a broad phrase that can have many different meanings for different people. For me, low beta stocks help me “sleep well at night.” What exactly is a low beta stock? In its simplest definition beta is a measure of the volatility of a stock, … Read more Low Beta Stocks Help Me Sleep At Night

Recent Stock Purchase – May 2014

Being a dividend growth investor I try to always focus on stocks that have a history of rising dividends and make my stock purchases accordingly while at the same time make consistent investments on a monthly basis. Of course, this is easier said than done in today’s market environment where PE’s and other traditional metrics … Read more Recent Stock Purchase – May 2014

My First Stock & Dividend

  On April 20, 2014, (my first article on DivHut), I wrote a blog post titled, “My First Dividend Purchase.” I thought that it was important for me to share with you how I was introduced to dividends and subsequently got “turned on” to the idea of getting checks in the mail every three months … Read more My First Stock & Dividend