Stocks with great dividends is only half the battle when looking to invest your hard earned money. Yes dividend are great and they are the only stock we invest in. Why you may be asking? Dividends are a portion of the companies profits that they share with the stock holders. If you are a stock holder then you get a dividend check mailed to you four times a year (every quarter).Why are they the only stocks we invest in? Dividend stocks have a tendency for stability and the companies we invest in have a minimum of 10 years of historical payments to investors. Also there are over 300 companies that have successfully increased their dividend pay-outs to their investors every year for more than 10 years and some more than 50 years.
So why is it that dividends are only half of the battle when investing? Well I should say that it all depends on your investing outcome. Why are you investing in the first place and what do you want to get out of it? Here at the 10 Minute Trader we are investing for monthly cash flow and capital preservation. Yes we only invest in dividend stocks but dividend stocks that offer stock options has one more key ingredient to the mix and one or two more ways to profi
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.