Dividends and Buybacks

With even moderate appreciation in the share prices of these top companies, investors should be looking at double-digit total return potential. In a market that is very long in the tooth, that makes...
Lee Jackson
These eight dividend picks have at least 8% yields, steady payouts and projected upside. They offer a diverse view of the broader dividend universe, but smaller and more questionable dividend payers...
Jon C. Ogg
The big question is whether a company that has been in trouble will be forced to slash its dividend. In the case of Kraft Heinz, that debate has come to the fore.
Jon C. Ogg
24/7 Wall St. has looked at some of the most recent special dividends to see if there is merit to some of the largest tech giants and other cash-hoarding companies that could pursue the one-time...
Jon C. Ogg
Friday will bring key earnings reports from Chevron and Exxon Mobil before the opening bell. These reports may create positive or negative waves throughout the energy sector.
Jon C. Ogg
These four top plays make sense for those looking for a degree of safety and high current income, as all yield 6% or more.
Lee Jackson
Here are five dividend-paying stocks that look like good selections for growth accounts with some risk appetite that are looking for total return.
Lee Jackson
BP has been a dead stock since its Deepwater Horizon disaster in 2010. Jefferies feels that is about to change as it was named into a Top Franchise Picks list in overseas analyst coverage. Get ready...
Jon C. Ogg
Here is a review and preview of how the model for Dow Jones industrial average could point to a baseline expectation of more than 7% gains in 2020.
Jon C. Ogg
Investors have a lot to consider as 2020 gets closer. 24/7 Wall St. has identified seven of the 30 Dow stocks to which value investors and others may flock.
Jon C. Ogg
Credit Suisse has identified some of its favorite Outperform-rated stocks among the integrated and regulated utilities.
Jon C. Ogg
One theme that investors love in good times and in bad is dividend investing. One strategy that has been around for years is known as the Dogs of the Dow.
Jon C. Ogg
Investors have to be asking themselves if AT&T's rise can continue into next year. There are at least some on Wall Street who feel it can outperform in 2020.
Jon C. Ogg
Kroger shares jumped on Tuesday after the grocery chain announced an update to its 2019 guidance, as well as a business update.
Chris Lange
Comcast reported better than expected quarterly results and announced a dividend before the markets opened on Thursday.
Chris Lange