Updated: November 9, 2016
With the S&P 500 recently off a 9-day losing streak – its longest since 1980 – this is a great time to go shopping. Especially for dividend growers.
These special types of stocks are rarely cheap, because who doesn’t want yield AND upside? But general market jitters about the Fed, the election and the economy have presented us with some early holiday bargains.
Let’s start with five stocks that have traded up over the last three months while the broader market dipped 3.7%. Price strength amidst market weakness is an admirable trait. It can be worth asking yourself why investors and money managers are buying these particular stocks while they dump the rest of their portfolios in a panic.… Read more