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Investing in consumer staples and FMCG for dividend growth investing

Dividend investing

A new series – consumer staples and FMCG for dividend growth investing One of my favorite sectors to invest in is the consumer staples – particularly focusing on the household products that we all need all of the time. In my mind, this turns into a good investment as the sales are enduring and there…

REIT real estate stocks and why to invest in REITs

Dividend investing REITs

Why invest in REITs? This is not an article about what REIT stocks to buy, but it does give an idea of why REIT real estate stocks are a good choice for a portfolio. They provide relatively higher cash flows or dividends than investing in other stocks. If we compare the yield on the average…

Reasons to love dividend growth stocks and dividend growth investing

Dividend investing REITs

Why you should love investing and dividend investing There are many reasons that you might love dividend growth stocks and funds that pay distributions. These reasons are not true for everyone, and many dividend growth investors will have a different perspective. And, yes, this requires a balanced article on drawbacks – a post that will…

Dividend growth investing – Snap-On is good for a dividend growth investor

Dividend investing

When I look for long-term earnings-growing, compounding, companies to invest in, I still do not want to over-pay for my dividend growth stocks. As a result, I am looking for firms that are trading at a reasonable valuation and below some measure of intrinsic value. Ideally, they will pay me dividends so that I am…

Three good picks in life and health insurance that are suitable for your portfolio

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Insurance –life and health insurance I often have a range of companies in my portfolio. Some are core, while others I just take a nibble on. The reason for the ‘nibbles’ and small stakes is to help focus my attention. Nothing sharpens attention more than ownership, even at a low level. Therefore, besides my core…