Wal-Mart offers dividend growth and value

WAL-MART STORES INC. $67 (New York symbol WMT; Conservative Growth Dividend Payer Portfolio, Consumer sector; Shares outstanding: 3.1 billion; Market cap: $207.7 billion; Dividend yield: 3.0%; Dividend Sustainability Rating: Highest; www.walmart.com) is the world’s biggest retailer, with 11,633 outlets in 28 countries. These stores serve… Read More

Q: Pat: I have been an Inner Circle member for many years. Thanks for your wise investment advice. Wondering what your thoughts might be on DexCom? Thanks.

A: DexCom, $77.38 symbol DXCM on Nasdaq (Shares outstanding: 84.8 million; Market cap: $6.8 billion; www.dexcom.com), develops, makes and sells continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) systems for people with diabetes. These are small wearable devices that track a person’s glucose throughout the day and night, notifying… Read More