How to reach $1,000,000 in 15 years of Investing

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Everyone want’s a million dollars, for the most part.  Some may even have – making $1,000,000 a goal of theirs on their lifetime to do list.  You haven’t been taught how to get there and your employer doesn’t really help you learn what you need to do to make, earn or generate a stock portfolio that is worth a million dollars.  Every think about what it could take to build $1,000,000 in 15 years of saving and investing?  What if I could show YOU that YOU can be a millionaire by following simple math and having dedication to the process? Continue reading

Stocks with a Perfect Dividend Payout Ratio

Nothing makes me happier than a fundamentally strong dividend growth stock (except for my daughter). Reviewing a company’s dividend payout ratio is critical to determining the strength of a company’s dividend. Over the years, we have figured out the percent range that we consider perfect for the metric. In this article, we will explain the dividend payout ratio, why it is such an important metric, discuss the perfect payout ratio, and create a list of companies that have a perfect payout ratio.

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Dividend Stock Quick Picks: Lanny’s Mid-June Stock List

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Given that the stock market has had roaring days for the most part of June, outside of one very, deep red day, it is time to re-visit what dividend stocks I am watching. We will call this Lanny’s Mid-June Dividend Stock Quick Picks.  These companies are packed full of dividend history, growth and stand to do well during uncertain times! Continue reading

Stocks to Buy in a Post-Pandemic World

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Businesses are opening up here in Ohio, starting around May 21st.  We are talking restaurants, retail, barber shops and other smaller stores/shops.  Is the Pandemic over?  No, but what does this mean?  Now that life and business is having their heart beat a little faster, here are stocks to buy or consider in a post-pandemic world. Continue reading

Industries Built for the Coronavirus and Dividend Investors

The market’s volatility has been insane as of late, due to the health & economic impact from the Coronavirus.  If you see the chart below – your stomach definitely has to be feeling the highs and lows that each day brings.  One day you can be down 9.51% (like on the 12th) and the very next day, up 9.29%, followed by being down 11.98%.

S&P 500, Coronavirus

This is what we are in for, over the next few months, I believe.  The question is – what do you invest in?  What are the dividend stocks in the stock market that can weather through the Coronavirus storm?  We took time to think about the industries that are doing well during the global pandemic we are going through. Continue reading