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HYD: High-Yield Munis Have Rallied, But Risks Remain


Seeking AlphaETF AnalysisHYD: High-Yield Munis Have Rallied, But Risks RemainAug. 9, 2020 8:16 PM ET|| About: VanEck Vectors ETF Trust - VanEck Vectors High-Yield Municipal Index ETF (HYD)by: Dividend SeekerDividend Seeker ETF investing, dividend investing, long-term horizon, valueSummaryDefaults in the municipal space are rare, but when they do occur they are predominately in non-rated or below-investment-grade rated bonds.HYD holds over 1/3 of its bonds in the non-rated category, which... Read more

Synovus: The 6.5% Dividend Looks To Be Holding On By A Thread


Seeking AlphaSynovus: The 6.5% Dividend Looks To Be Holding On By A ThreadAug. 9, 2020 5:37 PM ET|| About: Synovus Financial Corp. (SNV)by: ALG ResearchALG Research Long/short equity, long only, short onlySummaryThe current payout ratio is near 100%, which is tough to justify in a recession.Future profit levels face headwinds associated with lower earnings and volatile credit risk.Relatively cheap valuation should support shares near current levels.Based in the sleepy city of... Read more

The Top Monthly Pay Dividend Stocks And Funds For August


Seeking AlphaDividend StrategyThe Top Monthly Pay Dividend Stocks And Funds For AugustAug. 9, 2020 3:59 AM ET|| Includes: ACP, AFIN, AGNC, AMZA, ARR, BREUF, BRG, CPTA, CPTAL, DX, DX.PC, ECC, ECCY, EFC, GAIN, GECC, GLAD, GLADD, GOOD, GOODM, HGLB, KBWD, OCCI, ORC, OXSQ, PBB, PBC, PFLT, PSEC, RSF, SBR, SLVO, SMHB, SUNSby: Fredrik ArnoldFredrik Arnold The Dividend Dog CatcherSimple, straightforward 7-step analysis that finds lucrative income stocks.SummaryHere are your August U.S. exchange-traded... Read more

Dividend Challenger Highlights: Week Of August 9


Seeking AlphaDividend Quick PicksDividend Challenger Highlights: Week Of August 9Aug. 8, 2020 3:56 PM ET|| Includes: AAPL, ABBV, ABR, ABR.PA, ABR.PB, ABR.PC, ABT, AGCO, ALLY, ALTA, AON, BAH, BANR, BFIN, BSRR, BWFG, CABO, CCOI, CFG, CFG.PD, CGNX, CHCT, CLDB, CTO, DHI, DKL, DLB, DRE, ETR, EVA, EXC, FBIZ, FCCO, FCCY, FIX, FRC, FRC.PF, FRC.PG, FRC.PH, FRC.PI, FRC.PJ, GCBC, HFBL, HMLP, HMLP.PA, HNI, HOMB, HON, HTH, IBCP, KALU, LBAI, LLY, MAIN, MFC, MNLCF, MNLFF, MNQFF, MNUFF, MPLX, MS, MS.PA, MS.PE,... Read more

Dividend Champion And Contender Highlights: Week Of August 9


Seeking AlphaDividend Quick PicksDividend Champion And Contender Highlights: Week Of August 9Aug. 8, 2020 3:04 PM ET|| Includes: ABC, ACN, AIT, AIV, ALE, AMGN, AOS, ATLO, AWK, AWR, BG, BGEPF, BHB, BKH, BMI, BOKF, BRO, CASY, CATC, CHD, CHE, CL, CLX, CNS, COST, CSL, DCI, DGICA, DGICB, DOV, DUK, DUK.PA, DUKB, DUKH, EBBNF, EBMT, EBRGF, EBRZF, EMR, ENB, ENBBF, EPD, ETN, EV, FIBK, FRT, FRT.PC, GRC, HAS, HRL, HWKN, INPAP, IP, ITW, KLAC, KR, LAD, LARK, LNN, LNT, MATW, MCHP, MMC, MMP, MNESP, MSA, MSEX,... Read more

Blackstone Mortgage Trust: Strong Liquidity With A 10.4% Yield


Seeking AlphaREITsBlackstone Mortgage Trust: Strong Liquidity With A 10.4% YieldAug. 8, 2020 11:37 AM ET|| About: Blackstone Mortgage Trust, Inc. (BXMT)by: Gen AlphaGen Alpha Long only, value, Growth, growth at reasonable priceSummaryBlackstone Mortgage Trust is a leading commercial mortgage REIT with valuable access to pipeline and insights through its affiliation with Blackstone.Its loan portfolio is protected by its seniority in the capital stack and a low loan-to-value ratio.Its... Read more

Publicis Group: Still A 4% Yield After A 50% (Temporary) Dividend Cut


Seeking AlphaDividend Ideas | Services  | FrancePublicis Group: Still A 4% Yield After A 50% (Temporary) Dividend CutAug. 8, 2020 11:35 AM ET|| About: Publicis Groupe S.A. (PGPEF), PUBGYby: The Investment DoctorThe Investment Doctor European Small-Cap IdeasWe zoom in on capital gains and dividend income in European small-capsSummaryPublicis has cut the dividend due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but shareholder payouts should increase again from next year on.Even at the sharply-reduced proposed... Read more

Rattler Midstream LP: 14% Yield, No K-1, Management Reaffirms 2020 Distributions


Seeking AlphaDividend Ideas | Basic MaterialsRattler Midstream LP: 14% Yield, No K-1, Management Reaffirms 2020 DistributionsAug. 8, 2020 9:15 AM ET|| About: Rattler Midstream LP (RTLR)by: Double Dividend StocksDouble Dividend Stocks Hidden Dividend Stocks PlusTarget 5-10% yields backed by solid earnings for better portfolio income.SummaryRTLR reported Q2 20 earnings this week.Current yield is 14.37%, with 1.59X coverage.Management confirmed steady dividends and much higher free cash... Read more

5 Safe And Cheap Dividend Stocks To Invest In (August 2020)


Seeking AlphaDividend Strategy5 Safe And Cheap Dividend Stocks To Invest In (August 2020)Aug. 8, 2020 9:42 AM ET|| Includes: ADP, AFL, ALL, ALL.PB, ALL.PG, ALL.PI, ATO, AVGO, BAC, CMCSA, CSCO, EPD, FITB, GD, HPQ, IMO, INTC, JNJ, LHX, LMT, LUV, MDT, MMM, MRK, OKE, PH, PRU, QSR, SPY, SYY, TD, TSN, WBA, WFC, XOMby: Financially Free InvestorFinancially Free Investor High Income DIY PortfoliosHigh-income, lower-risk portfolios suited for income-seeking investors.SummaryThis article is part of our... Read more

Total SA: The Last Surviving European Oil Dividend


Seeking AlphaDividend Ideas | Basic Materials | FranceTotal SA: The Last Surviving European Oil DividendAug. 8, 2020 7:28 AM ET|| About: TOTAL SE (TOT)by: Daniel ThurechtDaniel Thurecht Long-term horizon, contrarian, oil & gas, industrialsSummaryFollowing BP and Royal Dutch Shell both reducing their dividends, Total SA is left with the last surviving European oil dividend.On the downside, their dividend coverage is likely to remain weak at best until there is a sustained recovery, after... Read more

It's 'Still' Not The Time To Be A High-Yield REIT Investor


Seeking AlphaREITsIt's 'Still' Not The Time To Be A High-Yield REIT InvestorAug. 8, 2020 7:00 AM ET|| Includes: ABR, ABR.PA, ABR.PB, ABR.PC, AFIN, AFINP, AHT, AHT.PD, AHT.PF, AHT.PG, AHT.PH, AHT.PI, AMZN, APTS, BHR, BHR.PB, BHR.PD, BRG, BRG.PA, BRG.PC, BRG.PD, BRMK, DHC, DLTR, EPRT, EST, HASI, HT, HT.PC, HT.PD, HT.PE, LADR, PEI, PEI.PB, PEI.PC, PEI.PD, SKT, SNHNI, SNHNL, UMH, UMH.PB, UMH.PC, UMH.PD, WMT, WSRby: Brad ThomasBrad Thomas iREIT on AlphaThe #1 REIT service for investors... Read more

Magellan Aerospace Announces Quarterly Dividend


Magellan Aerospace Corporation ("Magellan Aerospace") (TSX: MAL) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.105 (ten and one-half cents) per share on the Corporation’s common shares. The dividend is payable on September 30, 2020, to stockholders of record at the close of business on September 16, 2020.... Read more

Tekla World Healthcare Fund: High Yield, Monster Expense


Seeking AlphaETF Analysis | Healthcare Tekla World Healthcare Fund: High Yield, Monster ExpenseAug. 7, 2020 2:12 PM ET|| About: Tekla World Healthcare Fund (THW), Includes: AZN, AZNCF, JNJ, MRK, NVS, NVSEF, RHHBF, RHHBYby: Michael A. Gayed, CFAMichael A. Gayed, CFA The Lead-Lag ReportAnticipate Corrections and Volatility with Award Winning ResearchSummaryDividend investors may fall in love with Tekla World Healthcare Fund at first sight because of its 9.57% dividend yield and payout... Read more

WisdomTree U.S. Dividend Growth ETF: A Quality Dividend-And-Growth Play


Seeking AlphaETF AnalysisWisdomTree U.S. Dividend Growth ETF: A Quality Dividend-And-Growth PlayAug. 7, 2020 1:00 PM ET|| About: WisdomTree U.S. Dividend Growth ETF (DGRW), Includes: AAPL, CMCSA, DGRO, DLN, FDVV, MSFTby: Michael A. Gayed, CFAMichael A. Gayed, CFA The Lead-Lag ReportAnticipate Corrections and Volatility with Award Winning ResearchSummaryWisdomTree U.S. Dividend Growth ETF is a high-quality fund that focuses on growth stocks that pay dividends.The ETF’s price performance has... Read more

Diageo PLC: Share Selloff Offers Good Entry Opportunity For Long-Term Dividend Investors


Seeking AlphaDividend Ideas | Consumer  | United KingdomDiageo PLC: Share Selloff Offers Good Entry Opportunity For Long-Term Dividend InvestorsAug. 7, 2020 11:46 AM ET|| About: Diageo plc (DEO)by: Alessandro LazzaroAlessandro Lazzaro Value, growth at reasonable price, dividend investing, long-term horizonSummaryDiageo's preliminary 2020 full-year results showed significant impact of COVID-19 on the business.Shares tumbled as the market digested the negative news.Although risks... Read more

Dividend Increases Expected In August 2020


Seeking AlphaDividend Quick PicksDividend Increases Expected In August 2020Aug. 7, 2020 10:01 AM ET|| Includes: AWK, CMI, DOV, FRT, GWW, ITW, K, MO, NDSN, NSC, SJM, SMG, SWK, WBAby: Dividend DiplomatsDividend Diplomats Large-cap, dividend investing, dividend growth investing, valueDividend Diplomats .cls-1{fill:#024999;}SummaryFrom a broader economic standpoint, the coronavirus and the impact of increasing cases continue to dominate the news cycle.The second quarter GDP results were... Read more

GasLog Partners: Collect A 13% Yield While They Deleverage


Seeking AlphaDividend IdeasGasLog Partners: Collect A 13% Yield While They DeleverageAug. 7, 2020 10:05 AM ET|| About: GasLog Partners LP (GLOP), GLOP.PA, GLOP.PB, GLOP.PCby: Daniel ThurechtDaniel Thurecht Long-term horizon, contrarian, oil & gas, industrialsSummaryThe first half of 2020 has been very painful for the unitholders of GasLog Partners who saw their distributions reduced by a massive 78%.Looking ahead, their prospects seem to offer a very desirable combination of being paid... Read more

Retirement: Best Time For Dividend Stocks


Seeking AlphaRetirementRetirement: Best Time For Dividend StocksAug. 7, 2020 9:45 AM ET|| Includes: IWD, IWF, IWM, KODK, SPYby: Rida MorwaRida Morwa High Dividend OpportunitiesThe #1 Service for Income Investors and Retirees, 9-10% dividend yield.SummaryMany investors are tempted to chase stocks that run up quickly.In today's world, it is easy to see which stocks are doing best this second.Those that run-up quickly, can crash quickly too.Ever feel like you are buying at the top... Read more

Canadian All-Star Stocks: Dividend Increases - Week Of Aug. 10


Seeking AlphaDividend Quick Picks | Services  | CanadaCanadian All-Star Stocks: Dividend Increases - Week Of Aug. 10Aug. 7, 2020 9:47 AM ET|| About: Exchange Income Corporation (EIFZF), Includes: KEYUF, RBA, SAPIFby: Mat LitalienMat Litalien Value, Growth, macro, long-term horizonStocktrades.cls-1{fill:#024999;}SummaryCanadian Dividend All-Stars are companies that have raised dividends for at least five consecutive years.Saputo and Ritchie Bros. Auctionneers both came through for... Read more

Pondering Negative Real Yields And Higher Inflation Forecasts


Seeking AlphaFinancial Advisor | Economy | Market OutlookPondering Negative Real Yields And Higher Inflation ForecastsAug. 7, 2020 8:49 AM ET|| Includes: BIL, DFVL, DFVS, DTUL, DTUS, DTYL, EDV, EGF, FIBR, GBIL, GOVT, GSY, IEF, IEI, PLW, PST, RINF, RISE, SCHO, SCHR, SHV, SHY, TAPR, TBF, TBT, TBX, TLH, TLT, TMF, TMV, TTT, TYBS, TYD, TYO, UBT, UDN, USDU, UST, UUP, VGIT, VGLT, VGSH, VUSTX, ZROZby: James PicernoJames Picerno Macro, economy, long onlySummaryInflation-indexed Treasuries are pricing in... Read more