Is dividend growth done?

As dividend growth slows, investors should seek stocks with solid current payouts and avoid turning toward more speculative fare, says Josh Peters.

Josh Peters, CFA 6 April, 2016 | 5:00PM Jeremy Glaser

 

 

Jeremy Glaser: For Morningstar, I'm Jeremy Glaser. I'm here today with Josh Peters. He is the editor of our DividendInvestor newsletter. We're going to look at recent trends in dividend growth and what it means for dividend investors.

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Securities Mentioned in Article

Security NamePriceChange (%)Morningstar Rating
General Mills Inc53.92 USD-0.39
Philip Morris International Inc89.64 USD2.52
Procter & Gamble Co126.70 USD0.09
Realty Income Corp82.44 USD0.65
Ventas Inc62.99 USD0.95
Welltower Inc87.11 USD-0.05

About Author

Josh Peters, CFA

Josh Peters, CFA  Josh Peters, CFA, is a portfolio manager for Morningstar’s Investment Management group and edits the monthly newsletter Morningstar® DividendInvestorSM.