Five new Vanguard exchange-traded funds (ETFs) will begin trading this morning on Toronto Stock Exchange, broadening to 11 our family of low-cost, disciplined, diversified, and long-term oriented ETFs. “Reinvesting distributions—whether …
Direct stock purchase plans allow long-term investors to enter a dividend reinvestment plan with the intent to buy more shares without having to buy the initial share through a broker, as a traditional plan requires. Companies are trying to …
Reinvesting dividends has been a time-tested way for stock investors to protect themselves from their own misguided instincts. Invest in companies that allow you to reinvest their dividends in new shares, and earnings will compound …
But stock-pickers who enjoy the hunt do very well with DRIP stocks. By buying solid companies over time, reinvesting dividends and avoiding commissions, many DRIP investors have beaten mutual-fund returns. Many have been frustrated …
thanks to the proliferation of so-called DRIPs – or dividend-reinvestment plans. DRIPs are special programs sponsored by corporations that allow shareholders to immediately reinvest their dividend payouts in the company's common stock, …
During the last seven years, I have paid income taxes on the dividends I received, even though they were reinvested in additional stock. How do I determine my tax obligation on the gain I receive from the sale? --C.L. A If your records are …
They give shareholders the option of reinvesting their dividends in company stock rather than taking a cash payout. From the Motley Fool.com, here are three advantages of DRIPs: They provide a cost-effective way to put your dividend dollars …
reinvesting the dividend into buying more shares? Jennifer: Well, although you don’t actually get the cash from the dividends because you’re getting ... of the percentage that you’re putting into stock. In other words, you want to make …
A do-it-yourself super reader asks whether dividend-focused share investing offers any particular advantages during uncertain times, including participating in dividend reinvestment plans ... instances a combination of stock price …