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Chicago, IL – May 13, 2019 - Stocks in this week’s article are The Marcus Corp. MCS, Casey’s General Stores Inc. CASY, Columbia Sportswear Co. COLM, Intuit Inc. INTU and LPL Financial Holdings Inc. LPLA.
5 Dividend Growth Stocks to Beat Market Turmoil
Amid bouts of volatility and uncertainty, investors are seeking consistent and safe income thereby driving the appeal for dividend investing. Investors can enjoy rising current income while anticipating capital appreciation irrespective of market conditions.
While there are several dividend stocks that could provide capital appreciation, honing in on stocks with a history of dividend growth leads to a healthy portfolio, with a greater scope of capital appreciation as opposed to simple dividend paying stocks or those with high yields.
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Stocks that have a strong history of dividend growth generally act as a hedge against economic or political uncertainty as these belong to mature companies, which are less susceptible to large swings in the market while simultaneously offer downside protection with their consistent increase in payouts.
These stocks pose a sustainable business model, a long track of profitability, rising cash flows, good liquidity, a strong balance sheet and some value characteristics. All these superior fundamentals make dividend growth a promising investment as opposed to their traditional dividend counterparts. Further, a history of strong dividend growth indicates that a future hike is likely. This makes the portfolio healthy and safe.
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