The Best Dividend Stocks: Earning a Lifetime of Passive Income


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In this video, we explain:

0:18 – What a dividend is
0:59 – How to calculate the dividend payout patio
1:41 – Whether a high dividend yield is a good thing
6:38 – The dividend aristocrats
11:04 – Top dividend stocks

Investing is all about getting your money to work for you, and seemingly one of the easiest ways to do that is through dividends.

It’s no surprise that investors love stocks that pay dividends. It feels pretty awesome to get a dividend payment monthly or quarterly from a company you hold in your portfolio. Simply put, dividends are about as “passive” as passive income gets.

But there are some big-time mistakes investors make in chasing dividend payments, and some overlooked metrics that are crucial for finding the best dividend stocks that are truly capable of providing a lifetime of passive income for investors.

Plus, we name two companies that we think are some of the best dividend stocks to buy for 2019.
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    July 14, 2021 at 4:32 pm

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    July 14, 2021 at 4:32 pm

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    July 14, 2021 at 4:32 pm

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    July 14, 2021 at 4:32 pm

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    July 14, 2021 at 4:32 pm

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    July 14, 2021 at 4:32 pm

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    July 14, 2021 at 4:32 pm

    I have a stock that gives me over 12% dividend now I am suspicious about how the stock will pay me

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    July 14, 2021 at 4:32 pm

    i know this video is a few months old, i just want to pick 3 dividend stocks i can keep throwing money at. I like apple stock, feels like they will never go away, any suggestions on what other stocks i should look at?

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    July 14, 2021 at 4:32 pm

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  30. Nathan Abrahams
    July 14, 2021 at 4:32 pm

    for someone like myself who is new to investing, how do you reinvest your dividents?

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    July 14, 2021 at 4:32 pm

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    July 14, 2021 at 4:32 pm

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    July 14, 2021 at 4:32 pm

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  35. The Damned
    July 14, 2021 at 4:32 pm

    Wouldn’t you need 100,000 shares to live if dividends, Question that doesn’t have much to do with this topic but the stock QQQ, it has a lot of analysts saying buy buy but is this a stock that you do well in ad long as the Nasdaq does well as in maintaining a high and does this stock go down when the Nasdaq does? And CSGP just bought it 6 days ago and sold it to make room for another investment as today it goes up $71.61 should I buy it back in your opinion? Due to earnings coming out very soon

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    July 14, 2021 at 4:32 pm

    This video is a fountain of useless information

  42. P Pumpkin
    July 14, 2021 at 4:32 pm

    Two things often forgotten if you like dividend paying stocks:

    -If it's a foreign company, they may have tax withholdings on taxes. This can vary from 10-35% of the dividend. There is a way of recovering this, but few people do the paperwork, and most people don't even realize it's taken out. Over $30 billion worldwide falls into this trap. You can google what countries don't withhold. Starting next year Netherlands doesn't withhold so I have RDSA.

    -MLPs are not allowed in tax free account like IRA's. They can trigger all sorts of tax problems for you. Only up to $1,000 in income is allowed from MLP's.

  43. Malone
    July 14, 2021 at 4:32 pm

    Preferred stock income fund like Nuveen's JPI removes the guess work, pays a monthly dividend and is the safest investment ( low historical volitility) , after cash and treasuries.

  44. Chris Sambrook
    July 14, 2021 at 4:32 pm

    I'm from the UK and invested in Rockrose Energy (RRE) on the London stock exchange. The share price is up 4,000% since it floated in 2016. I invested in 2018 and in 8 months I was over 250% up. The company is massively undervalued by any metric. More cash in the bank than the current Mcap. Also a dividend payer. At one point they paid a 100% dividend as they had so much cash. Just my opinion buy I'm glad someone highlited it to me. Do your own research.

  45. fendermon
    July 14, 2021 at 4:32 pm

    Dividend is a "thank you"? …uh no. If you don't want to pay a dividend stay private.
    Conversely, you could just pay a token dividend, like Oracle,…….and then give most of the stock to execs year after year.
    It's funnier that way..

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    July 14, 2021 at 4:32 pm


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    July 14, 2021 at 4:32 pm

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  48. R R
    July 14, 2021 at 4:32 pm

    Seems like Andy was putting the cart before the horse at 28 minutes saying that companies that pay dividends and increase them, tend to outperform the market. But, the reason that they are paying a higher dividend is because they are doing so well and you don't really totally know how well they are doing before they increase the dividend. Once they increase it, it's easy to then look and say, "Hey, they're outperforming the market". BTW, not a criticism, just an observation. Always a great education.

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