Category: Dividend Income

  • What Does Forward Annual Dividend Yield Tell About A Company List?

    What Does Forward Annual Dividend Yield Tell About A Company List?

    I will use Coke to explain the Forward Annual Dividend Yield, and we will discuss other possibilities. I hold Coke because I know the business and whoever heard about Warren Buffet, probably knows that KO is one of his favorite businesses. So this is a screenshot from Yahoo Finance. You can get all this information […]

  • Are Dividend Stocks A Good Investment For Retirement In India?

    Are Dividend Stocks A Good Investment For Retirement In India?

    I started making money after turning 20, but started making real money in 2007. But, as it was a job in private sector, it did not come with a promise of pension. And being in India, the government does not provide any social security that would count in anyway when you will not be working. […]

  • Are Dividends The Only Way To Make Money On Robinhood?

    Are Dividends The Only Way To Make Money On Robinhood?

    No, it is not. You can buy stocks lower and sell them when the price goes up. That will be capital gain. You can sell or buy options on Robinhood and make money. You can day trade too, but I believe your portfolio value has to be more than $25,000. And of course, when companies pay out dividends, for holding the respective stock, you get the dividend too.

  • Payout Ratio That is Healthy

    Payout Ratio That is Healthy

    It depends, a matured company that is not growing as much will have a higher payout ratio. But, a company that is growing, will have a low payout ratio. And any company that has a high return on equity, you want that company to keep the money instead of paying dividends and compound that money to grow your capital.

  • When Will The Dividend Yield On A Stock Increase?

    When Will The Dividend Yield On A Stock Increase?

    The dividend yield on stock will increase if the stock price drops like we are seeing a sea of red in the market now due to COVID 2019 crisis. Drop is stock price is not the only instance when dividend yield increases. If we keep the stock price constant and increase pay out ratio from […]

  • Where To Store Emergency Fund In The USA?

    Where To Store Emergency Fund In The USA?

    2019 showed us great gains in the stock market. That does not exactly take away the possibility of a recession. While the murmur in the market about a looming recession has died down. As trade spat with China seems to be being resolved. While there is a new tension in the middle east and the […]

  • LendenClub Review: Peer to Peer Lending in India

    LendenClub Review: Peer to Peer Lending in India

    When my father asked me if I am familiar with peer to peer lending or investing, I told him I have 3 years of experience in investing in P2P platforms already. In China and in the USA the peer to peer lending is fairly popular. In India it is a new concept, I do not […]

  • How To Buy Dividend Stocks In India?

    How To Buy Dividend Stocks In India?

    In the year 2008, I opened my first Demat account and I purchased some stocks. How I selected my stocks? You should never select stocks like how I did. I searched on google which stocks to buy and I stumbled upon one blog. That blog suggested a few stocks. I purchased 10 of each stock. […]

  • How To Invest Dividend Income?

    How To Invest Dividend Income?

    If my previous posts on this blog did not make it clear already, then allow me to state the obvious – I am investing in various stocks and real estate investment vehicles to generate dividend income. And I have a goal too. Next year I want to generate enough dividend income to cover my utility […]

  • What’s The Best Dividend Investment Strategy?

    What’s The Best Dividend Investment Strategy?

    I have been working on creating a passive income source. And I think, dividends from stocks are a great passive income source. You get paid literally while you sleep. Sorry, that was not true. But you get my point. You buy stocks of great businesses. And you wait. Every quarter you get your share of […]