This is a guest contribution by Tom Hutchinson, Chief Analyst, Cabot Dividend Investor and Cabot Income Advisor The coronavirus might be getting worse right now, but Wall Street doesn’t care. The market tends to look ahead about six months or so into the future. By then, it sees a booming economy, low interest rates and…

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In most European OECD countries, corporate income is taxed twice, once at the entity level and once at the shareholder level. Before shareholders pay taxes, the business first faces the corporate income tax. A business pays corporate income tax on its profits; thus, when the shareholder pays their layer of tax they are doing so…

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Community, we did it!  We finished this INSANE year of 2020.  The year marked by the global pandemic of COVID-19 – but WE DID IT!  We persevered, fought, bought dividend stocks, saved money and we are doing everything we can to keep up with our GOALS!  We are defeating COVID-19, vaccines are rolling out, economic…

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Published on January 6th, 2021 by Bob Ciura We maintain a heavy focus on quality dividend stocks. There are many was to measure the quality of a dividend stock. One way is the length of a company’s dividend history. In general, stocks that have raised their dividends for multiple years in a row have demonstrated…

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Updated on December 31st, 2020 by Bob Ciura Note: This article was originally titled ‘Bear Market Stocks: The Dividend Investors Guide’. It has been expanded and updated. Table Of Contents You can instantly jump to any particular section of the article by utilizing the links below: What Is A Bear Market? Is Another Bear Market…

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Updated on December 30th, 2020 by Bob Ciura Shelby Davis did not start investing until he was 38. He started investing with $50,000. But by the time of his death, he amassed a $900 million fortune and joined the list of the Forbes 400 wealthiest individuals. He made his fortune investing heavily in insurance stocks.…

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Whether 2020 has felt like a blur or a slog—whether it feels like December or as if it’s still March—we are finally reaching the end of a hard year. Traditional New Year’s Eve parties may be out this year, but if your festivities still include popping a bottle of bubbly, the champagne you toast with…

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Published on December 26th, 2020 by Aristofanis Papadatos ServiceNow (NOW) has offered life-changing returns since its IPO in 2012. During this period, the stock has rallied more than 30-fold, from $18 to $550. The impressive rally of the stock has resulted from the exceptional business performance of the company and its exciting growth prospects. Income…

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Published on December 24th, 2020 This is a guest contribution by Tom Hutchinson, Chief Analyst, Cabot Income Advisor. People confined to their homes are relying on technology more than ever. And the companies providing that technology are cleaning up. It’s why the technology sector of the S&P 500 has been by far the year’s best-performing…

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