LONDON, July 22- The best-performing mutual funds avoided explicit directional bets on the outcome of last month's UK vote to leave the European Union, sitting out the volatility by latching on early to large, defensive, dividend-paying blue chip stocks. This strategy has, so far at least, been the big winner post-referendum as UK stock markets stabilise after... » Read More
Marathon Oil quarterly profits rise, revenues beat consensus, with CNBC's Bertha Coombs. And CNBC's Eamon Javers offers insight on taxes and the election. Meanwhile the FMHR traders review the top performing dividend payers.
CNBC's Gary Kaminsky takes a closer look at the value of AT&T's dividend.
According to Goldman Sachs, it doesn't matter which presidential candidate wins the election because dividend and capital gains taxes will go up regardless. Long-time Obama Adviser and host of Reuters TV's "Impact Players," Robert Wolf, offers insight.
Ventas Chairman and CEO Debra Cafaro says over 80 percent of Ventas' revenues come from private pay sources, and 25 percent of its business comes from a very high-end living senior markets.
The decisions you make with your portfolio during the early years of retirement will set the stage for whether your savings will be sufficient to maintain a comfortable lifestyle.
The Fast Money traders make the case for Microsoft, saying the company could have a special dividend before year end.
Dinakar Singh,TPG-Axon Capital CEO, talks about investment strategies; buying internet banks and shorting regional banks, with CNBC's Gary Kaminsky.
With choppy markets and uncertainty about the future, Americans are parking their retirement savings in cash instead of looking for opportunities to earn income, Robert Kapito, BlackRock president and founder, told CNBC’s "Power Lunch" on Monday.
Fear is permeating through businesses and consumers these days. Michael Leven, Las Vegas Sands president & COO, says companies and people are afraid, and that "people have to understand the United States economy is the single most important thing in the world economy."
Discussing Greg Smith's book, "Why I Left Goldman Sachs,' and the culture of Wall Street, with Michael Leven, Las Vegas Sands president & COO.
Michael Leven, Las Vegas Sands president & COO, discusses how to improve current tax policies, and create jobs.
Discussing how most governments are not confronting their fiscal problems, and why it puts the resort industry in a vulnerable position, with Michael Leven, Las Vegas Sands president & COO.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer lays out a plan for distinguishing a healthy yield from an ailing yield.
Jack Degan, Harbor Advisory CIO, discusses the outlook for GE, and breaks down the company's third quarter numbers of $0.36 EPS, on revenues of $36.3 billion; short of estimates.
CNBC's David Faber reports HCA raised $2.5 billion in bond sales, and discusses the impact on dividend taxes if the 2013 tax cut expires.
Robert Doll, BlackRock senior advisor, and Jeff Rosenberg, BlackRock fixed income chief strategist, provide their recommendations on how to allocate your portfolio in the fourth quarter.
Discussing where to invest amid election uncertainty, with John Taft, RBC U.S. Wealth Management CEO.
International Paper just announced a 14 percent dividend increase. What was behind the decision to use cash on the balance sheet in this way as opposed to a different avenue? John Faraci, chairman & CEO of International Paper, weighs in.
A curious thing happened with Corning last week. The company raised its quarterly dividend 20 percent to 9 cents a share, but the market yawned, and shares are now down about 2 percent since the announcement.
Be warned: Your dividend payouts could be in peril this quarter. Here's a look at five stocks whose dividends are in peril in the next quarter.