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5 Notable Dividend Stocks Boost Payouts, Including Qualcomm, Inc.

The S&P 500 Index rallied higher last week as investors applauded the decision to exempt Mexico and Canada from the Trump administration’s trade tariffs and new data on the U.S. labor market showed continued employment gains. A handful of dividend stocks also reported good news in the area of higher payouts.

Five notable dividend stocks increased their payouts over the last week.....More>>>

7 Dividend Aristocrats to Buy for Growth, Too

Dividend Aristocrats are an elite group of S&P 500 companies that have raised their payouts for a minimum of 25 consecutive years. To make it on to this list, you must operate your business efficiently over almost three decades — a feat that’s not easy for any company.

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Five Below Q2 Earnings: Fidget Spinner Toys Are a Winner

Small cap extreme-value retailer (for pre-teens, teens and beyond) Five Below Inc (NASDAQ: FIVE) reportedQ2 2017 earnings after the Wednesday market close with results beating expectations thanks todemand for fidget spinner toys plus the Company lifted full-year guidance above consensus estimates. Net sales increased by 25.0% to $516.2 million as comparable sales increased by 6.1%. Net....More>>>

Five Below Q1 Earnings: Discount Retail is Still Winning

Small cap extreme-value retailer (for pre-teens, teens and beyond) Five Below Inc (NASDAQ: FIVE) reportedfiscal Q1 earnings after the market closed Thursday that beat expectations while guidance was also raised. Net sales increased by 20.8% to $232.9 million as comparable sales increased by 2.6%. The Company opened 31 new stores and ended the quarter with 553 stores in 32 states representing....More>>>

Macy’s Is Smartly Wading Deeper Into Off-Price Waters

On Thursday, Macy’s (NYSE:M) shares fell a stunning 17% following a Q1 report that could only be described as misery-inducing. Earnings of 24 cents per share fell short of the 34 cents analysts were expecting, and sales of $5.34 billion last quarter were 7.5% lower than the top line analysts had modeled. Perhaps worst of all, same-store sales fell 4.6%, versus analyst expectations....More>>>

Macy’s Is Smartly Wading Deeper Into Off-Price Waters

On Thursday, Macy’s (NYSE:M) shares fell a stunning 17% following a Q1 report that could only be described as misery-inducing. Earnings of 24 cents per share fell short of the 34 cents analysts were expecting, and sales of $5.34 billion last quarter were 7.5% lower than the top line analysts had modeled. Perhaps worst of all, same-store sales fell 4.6%, versus analyst expectations....More>>>