May 2019 Stock Considerations

New month… new stock considerations? Well, I guess if you call picking the same stocks for the last four or five months as new then, yes… these are my “new” stock considerations. Ever since going the DGI route I don’t recall considering the same four or five stocks for several months in a row but … Read more

Aflac: Japan’s Largest Cancer Insurer

The following is a guest blog post: Until recently, cancer was a taboo word in Japan. In 1987 Emperor Hirohito underwent surgery for internal hemorrhaging due to a cancerous small intestine. Japanese officials stoutly denied there were any signs of cancer, though to the Japanese public the writing was on the wall. It was common … Read more

Demand the Best of Both Worlds

The following is a guest blog post: There are two types of dividend investors out there: yield grabbers and growth groupies. But the most successful dividend income investors capture both. Income-focused investors are not happy receiving a paltry 2% dividend yield. Who can blame them! Earning 2% a year doesn’t begin to cover life’s many expenses. That’s … Read more

World Fuel Services: A Dividend Stock With Higher Growth Than Apple?

The following is a sponsored post: World Fuel Services is a great dividend paying stock. They are a leading global fuel services company principally engaged in fuel distribution to airports & airlines, retail fuel stations, seaborne shipping companies, NATO, & U.S. & foreign governments. They have some others, but these are currently their core businesses. … Read more

February 2019 Stock Considerations

As February knocks on our door, it is time, once again, for me to highlight my potential stock buy(s) for the month. As we all know, there are no shortages of great names to consider as many are still selling at very attractive valuations and yields. First up, I’m thinking about buying more AT&T Inc. … Read more