We start the new year with our annual list of the best dividend stocks for 2014. This screen contains 64 names across a variety of industries. This is a collection of stocks chosen primarily for their dividend yield, excellent dividend growth rate (5 year average) as well as the likelihood that the dividend will be [...]
STX – Seagate Technology PLC
Seagate Technology Public Limited Company designs, manufactures, markets, and sells hard disk drives for enterprise, client compute, and client non-compute market applications worldwide. The companys products are used in enterprise servers, mainframes, and workstations; desktop and notebook computers; digital video recorders; personal data backup systems; portable external storage systems; and digital media systems.
We recently wrote about Seagate (STX) so wanted to update you on this acquisition. Seagate is buying Xyratex (XRTX). Xyratex is a UK based data storage company and ostensibly this acquisition adds customers and improves Seagate’s supply chain. Seagate is paying $374 million for the acquisition that translates to $13.25/share. Xyratex’s shares closed today at [...]
Seagate Technology PLC (Stock: STX) is a US based company specializing in hard disk drives and storage solutions. They compete in markets such as ‘client compute’ which includes desktop and mobile computing, ‘client non compute’ that includes storage systems for other electronic devices such as gaming console system and digital home theaters etc. and ‘enterprise [...]
Best dividend stocks for 2014 What are the best dividend stocks in the US in 2013? As an income investor, you look for dividend paying stocks with nice yield, but you also worry about whether the yield can be sustained. You look for stocks that can not only pay consistent dividends, but also have a [...]
For investors searching for dividend yield, the amount of dividends paid is as important as whether the dividend can be sustained or even grown over time. For a value investor, it makes sense to look at dividend paying stocks as these stocks have a way of realizing value with each dividend payment. For this edition [...]