Benefit from their narrower focus

AT&T and Verizon have shed their media businesses in the past few years. As a result, they can now focus on their main telecom operations—and dividend increases.
AT&T INC. $21 remains a buy. The company (New York symbol T; Income-Growth Portfolio, Utilities sector; Shares outstanding: 7.2 billion; Market… Read More

Dividend Advisor Hotline – Friday, December 3, 2021

TORONTO-DOMINION BANK, $95.59, Toronto symbol TD, is a buy.

Canada’s banking regulator—the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OFSI)—has lifted the restrictions on capital distributions it placed on banks and insurers in March 2020 due to COVID-19 uncertainty.

That’s why TD is now raising your dividend… Read More

Faster networks will fuel this dividend

U.S. telecommunications giant Verizon recently sold its Internet media business as it shifts its focus to building out its ultrafast 5G wireless networks. Despite the high cost of these projects, the additional revenue and profits should let Verizon keep raising your dividend.
VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS INC. $54… Read More