Research Articles

Blue-Chip Dividend Growth Stock Rarely In Value: Double-Digit Dividend Growth

Medtronic – Dividend Growth Stock Medtronic PLC (MDT) is one of the premier “Big 4” medical device stocks. This high-quality blue-chip dividend growth stock has increased its dividend for 45 consecutive years with no end in sight. Mr. Market normally prices this blue-chip at a premium valuation. However, Medtronic, which started out significantly overvalued in …

Paying 7% Dividend That Has Increased For 27 Consecutive Years

A primary advantage of a properly constructed dividend income portfolio is the opportunity to live off the dividends and receive an increase in pay each year. In order to successfully accomplish this, you must save enough money over the years. Importantly, the more money you save and accumulate, the less yield your portfolio needs to …

Don’t Just Buy From Amazon – Buy Amazon

Introduction – Amazon Now might be the best time to invest in Amazon (AMZN) over the last several years.  Amazon is a growth stock which still has lots of growth ahead of it.  The old adage based purely on common sense says to buy low in order to sell high.  Amazon stock after years of …

Tesla: Still Overvalued Or Growth At A Reasonable Price?

Introduction – Tesla Tesla (TSLA) has been one of the greatest success stories in the stock market for investors who bought the stock on its IPO and still hold today. The simple $10,000 investment on July 2, 2010 would be worth over $1,697,000 representing an astounding 51.19% annualized rate of return. However, that is not …

S&P 500 is Down 30%: You See Risk I See Opportunity! 

S&P 500 Introduction 2022 has been a bad year price-wise for the stock market as measured by the S&P 500. However, I contend that is not enough to simply know that the market is down, it is even more important to know why. Nevertheless, as you read this my guess would be that several thoughts …

Medical Properties Trust: The Income Investor’s Dream Or Nightmare?

Introduction Medical Properties Trust (MPW) claims to be the second largest nongovernmental owner of hospitals in the world. Furthermore, the company is geographically diverse with properties in United States, United Kingdom, Switzerland, Germany, Australia, Spain, and to a lesser extent in other countries. This real estate investment trust has increased their dividend for 9 consecutive …