Motley Fool gives us yet another example of the prospects of Dividend Growth:
At first glance, large dividend-paying stocks with single-digit growth don’t seem all that attractive, particularly when stocks like Dendreon (Nasdaq: DNDN), Trina Solar (NYSE: TSL), and Jones Soda (Nasdaq: JSDA) are burning up the charts so far this year. But large dividend-paying stocks just might end up being your best friends when retirement finally rolls around.
The catch is that to maximize the utility of dividend-paying stocks, you should purchase them well before you actually need the income. The longer you hold onto a dividend payer, the bigger your dividends tend to get.
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