Wed. Apr. 13, 2011

15 Dividend Stocks With A 15% Yield In 15 Years *

I skate to where the puck is going to be, not where it has been.
Wayne Gretzky

I know very little about hockey, but I have always loved this quote. It can be applied to so many things in life, including investing. Just as Gretzky has a vision as to where the puck is going, investors need to have a similar vision, and not get caught up on short-sighted distractions. Investing in dividend growth stocks requires a long-term vision. It is easy to run a screen and find stocks that are paying a 15% yield today; but how long will they be able to sustain it? Instead  you may want to skate to where the future 15% yielders are going to be. To do that, here are some things you need to know…

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