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Best Dutch dividend Stocks – AEX-index

The corona pandemic has caused a wave of dividend cuts in Europe and the Netherlands in recent weeks. We have listed all the Dutch shares that have reduced their dividends in recent weeks and are also looking at the best Dutch dividend stocks which are a member of the AEX-index. Some elements discussed are dividend…

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Dividend Aristocrat Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) announces 6.1% dividend increase – Q1 2020 results

Dividend Aristocrat and US healthcare giant Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) today announced results for the first-quarter 2020 with 9.5% adjusted EPS growth and a 6.1% dividend increase. Dividend Increase For the dividend aristocrats followers and dividend growth investors some good news in the current days with a lot of dividend cuts due to the coronavirus.…

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New data added

The past week we added new data to our fundamental data-set and stock screeners. Dividend Coverage Ratio (DCR) The Dividend Coverage Ratios allow you to evaluate the safety of a company’s dividend. The dividend coverage ratio is calculated by dividing a company’s annual Earnings per Share (EPS) by its annual Dividend per Share (DPS) or…

Top-10 Safest Dividend Stocks – Part 3

In this series of articles, we start the search for the top ten safest dividend stock using different angles and selection processes. Long-term dividend growth investors, need to pay less attention to the short-term movements of the market and focus on the quality and business models of the companies in their portfolio. However, these days…

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McDonald’s same-stores sales down 22% due to corona outbreak

Dividend aristocrat McDonald’s (MCD) has posted a sharp fall in worldwide sales at its fast-food restaurants in March, due to the coronavirus outbreak. Same-store sales at McDonald’s restaurants globally fell 22.2% in March. U.S. comparable sales for March were down 13.4%, down 34.7% in International Operating Markets, down 19.4% in International Developmental Licensed Markets &…