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Exxon Mobil Stock Is Again a Safe and Steady Dividend Play

Sideways oil prices may limit its ability to gain in the near term. But if you’re thinking of buying Exxon Mobil (NYSE:XOM) stock for its high yield, there’s little reason to worry.

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With 2020’s troubles behind it, the integrated oil and gas giant is no longer at risk of cutting its dividend. Expected earnings for this year ($4.28 per share) will more than cover its payout.

Sure, investors still have reasons to price in a risk premium. This can be seen in its forward yield of 6.3%, which is above its average dividend....More>>>

7 Hot Post-Pandemic Stocks Set to Soar

Companies rushed to have their employees work from home as governments imposed locked downs. This led to a goldrush in stay-at-home investments, particularly for technology firms. Software companies that enabled virtual meetings and remote working flourished while other sectors floundered.

Now that countries in the developed world have rolled out vaccinations, investors should consider hot post-pandemic stocks that are poised to soar.

The hardest-hit sectors of the pandemic market include tourism and travel. The energy and automotive markets also suffered from lower travel volumes.....More>>>

AT&T Stock Can Still Offer a Reward If You Know Where to Look

The problems for AT&T (NYSE:T) stock started in 1999. It embarked on a hideous descending channel that hasn’t stopped yet. T stock is now 55% below its all time highs from January, 22 years ago.

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It hasn’t all been downhill, as it has had great upswings along the way. But they all turned out to be scalping opportunities.

One thing these positive stints had in common was a solid base. That’s the opportunity from here and for the next six months.

There is a good chance that the sellers need a rest,....More>>>

7 Dividend Aristocrat Stocks to Buy in September for Gains and Stability

I’ll start by stating that any month is a great month to buy dividend aristocrat stocks. September is proving to be a volatile month in terms of economic headwinds posed by Covid-19. That has essentially been true for all of 2021, let’s hope 2022 is better.

But that volatility leaves investors searching for stability. That is of course where dividend aristocrat stocks come into the picture: Steady in the best of times and the worst of times. 

We often come across the term “dividend aristocrats” while searching for general investment advice, but what....More>>>

Top Performing Stocks To Own For 2023

What happened

Lithium Americas (NYSE:LAC) stock popped on Tuesday and was trading up 9.8% as of 2:10 p.m. EDT. Four factors drove the lithium stock higher today: lithium prices, Albemarle (NYSE:ALB), Tesla, and Canada’s Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX).

So what

Lithium hydroxide prices hit all-time highs of $20,000 per metric ton on Sept. 8, according to S&P Global. The primary reason is a surge in electric vehicle sales in China that has driven demand for lithium-ion batteries higher. Between January and August, sales of new electric vehicles (NEVs) in China jumped....More>>>