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My name is Mike McNeil and I’m the author of The Dividend Guy Blog along with the owner and portfolio manager over at Dividend Stocks Rock. I earned my bachelor degree in finance-marketing, own a CFP title along with an MBA in financial services. Besides being a passionate investor, ... more

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Lazard - Stock Pick Of The Week
Lazard (LAZ) is an asset management beast like no other. Having 50% of its income coming from asset management and the other 50% from advisory, LAZ can perform during high and low economic times.
July Dividend Income Report
I recently invested $100,000 into dividend growth stocks. Here is my latest dividend income report to show you it’s possible to build a portfolio during an all-time high market.
Retirement: Should You Use The 4% Rule?
Invented in the mid-90’s using data between 1926 and 1976, the 4% rule is a retirement withdrawing strategy.
Should You Compare GIC Rates With Dividend Yield?
There are so many differences between a stock and a GIC, but if you really insist on comparing both, you should compare the total expected return. Let me explain...
My 5 Canadian Favorite Dividend Growth Stocks
I’m often asked what are my favorite dividend growth stocks. It’s hard to make a short list as there are so many great companies out there. Based on my 7 investing principles, I’ve selected five I really like right now.
A High Yield Portfolio? Only If You Meet These 3 Criteria
If a yield is over 5%, it means there are additional risks. when you pick a stock paying a 6-7% yield, it seems too good to be true…and it is usually is.
FV Video Of The Week: Microsoft Is Killing It
Microsoft is sometimes considered an 'old tech' company but several divisions in the company's business are showing growth.
Top 10 Canadian Stocks For A Retiree’s Portfolio
There is a big difference between investing for the future and withdrawing from this investment to live.
3 Things That Scare Me For 2018
Government debt isn’t that easy. It’s a complex beast and not many people are able to explain it.
Should Your Holdings Reflect Your Values?
I’m going tell you up front: I’m divided about this topic. As an investor, I sometimes forget the overall impact of my actions.
An Investor Guide For When The Crash Is In Your Rear Mirror
Getting rid of weaker positions is not an exact science and you could make mistakes. There is no point of seeing all your stocks as potential losers, but taking off your pinky glasses may not hurt.
An Interesting Play In The Healthcare Industry
We are often tempted to ignore low-yielding companies such as United Healthcare (UNH​). However, both stock price and distribution rose more than 250% over the past five years. This is the kind of growth you can't afford to ignore.
Andrew Peller Loves His Wine
After such a great ride in the stock market, is there any money left to be made on ADW? Let’s take a look at how the market valued the Canadian stock over the past decade.
What Makes Exco Technologies A Good Business?
The more I write about XTC, the more I start to think it’s a great investment. However, I still have this question in mind: why is the share price going down like there is no tomorrow?
5 Reasons To Sell TGT Before It’s Too Late
Target didn’t show the ability to grow their revenue through the past decade.
Your Retirement Can’t Wait For The Next Crash
I don’t know about you, but I have the feeling the market is beating new highs every week or so this year. This leads me toward many articles explaining how the market is way too high right now and the next crash will be happening anytime soon.
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