Even though I spend a lot of my time thinking about and writing about dividend-focused strategies, I’m definitely not opposed to strategies that involve focusing on profit growth in general without much consideration of the dividend. How can I criticize people who have been holding Berkshire stock for 30+ years? They are more financially successful now than I will ever be. I don’t want to throw stones at people who are better than I am at investing.
But I do think there is an appeal in having cash come your way on a regular basis, organically through the profit sharing structure of dividends at the high-grade American companies. If you accumulate 25,000 shares … Read the rest of this article!