VIV is on the list of companies getting ready to pay out some profits in the form of a dividend check. Although their dividend payments over the last few years have been erratic, their yield this year is looking good at 4%. The yield may be nice but is it really a good candidate for the Dividend Capturing Strategy? IID, FUN, KO and a few other are here with some great yields too. A great yield is not always the best indicator for a stock investment.
If you are serious about finding some good investment advice. Ask yourself some hard questions and don't start anything until you answer those hard questions. 1. Why am I investing in the first place? 2. What are my 5 exit strategies before I buy any stock? 3. What type of commitment am I ready for? 4. Can I make a plan and stick to it? 5. Will greed get the best of me and my investing?
Just out of high school I decided to be self employed, after running a successful manufacturing business I had a problem of making more money than I knew what to do with. I started investing, after 23 years of investing I now want to share my strategy with a select few that want an extra edge in their own investing.