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Congratulations on beginning your journey to a successful investing career! The 25 stocks in this portfolio were hand-picked for beginners due to their easy-to-understand business models, relatively high Safety Score, and potential for learning opportunities. Owning some of these businesses is a great way to responsibly get started with dividend investing.

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TickerCompany NameSectorIndustryCategorySizeSize_DetailsSafety ScoreGrowth ScoreYield ScoreDividend YieldDividend_Growth_StreakEPS_PayoutFive_year_EPS_PayoutFCF_PayoutFive_year_FCF_PayoutEx_Dividend_DatePay_DateOne_year_dividend_growthThree_year_dividend_growthFive_year_dividend_growthTen_year_dividend_growthAnnual_DividendDividend_AmountPayment_FrequencyPE_RatioFCF_YieldEV_SalesEV_EBITPB_RatioEntry DateEntry PriceSPY_PriceStock ReturnS&P 500 ReturnRelative ReturnEntry_Date_TwoResearch
MCD McDonald's Corporation Consumer Discretionary Food & Restaurants 0.69 135213 Mega: > $100B 89 35 56 2.4 20+ Years 54.0 65 77 73 11/30/2017 12/15/2017 5 5 7 14 4.0 1.0 Quarterly 24.1 2.9 5.8 14.4 -67.6 07/07/2015 $96.68 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 07/07/2015
VZ Verizon Communications Inc. Utilities Diversified Communications Services 0.56 188470 Mega: > $100B 84 16 85 5.1 10+ Years 60.0 50 180 40 10/06/2017 11/01/2017 3 3 3 5 2.4 0.6 Quarterly 11.9 2.8 2.4 9.8 6.6 06/30/2015 $46.61 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 06/30/2015
PG Procter & Gamble Company (The) Consumer Staples Soap & Cleaning Preparations 0.67 223937 Mega: > $100B 99 46 69 3.1 20+ Years 48.0 59 74 59 10/19/2017 11/15/2017 2 4 5 8 2.8 0.7 Quarterly 15.5 4.2 3.7 17.4 4.0 07/01/2015 $79.72 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 07/01/2015
Free Trial Free Trial Consumer Staples Tobacco 0.64 125616 Mega: > $100B 98 47 78 4.0 20+ Years 80.0 80 113 86 09/14/2017 10/10/2017 8 8 8 -3 2.6 0.7 Quarterly 8.3 3.3 5.3 14.6 10.3 07/15/2015 $51.23 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 07/15/2015 Free Trial
Free Trial Free Trial Energy Integrated Oil 0.82 341299 Mega: > $100B 75 26 77 3.8 20+ Years 99.0 35 88 99 11/10/2017 12/11/2017 3 7 10 9 3.1 0.8 Quarterly 26.2 4.3 1.4 20.4 1.8 07/31/2015 $79.29 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 07/31/2015 Free Trial
Free Trial Free Trial Utilities Electric Power 0.09 26666 Large: $10B to $100B 90 7 70 3.2 20+ Years 66.0 62 -421 200 11/14/2017 12/15/2017 3 3 2 2 2.8 0.7 Quarterly 20.8 3.4 15.8 1.7 07/02/2015 $59.14 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 07/02/2015 Free Trial
Free Trial Free Trial Business Services Waste Removal Services 0.74 35137 Large: $10B to $100B 99 68 48 2.1 10+ Years 54.0 77 43 58 11/30/2017 12/15/2017 6 4 4 6 1.7 0.4 Quarterly 26.1 4.9 3.1 17.4 6.6 07/13/2015 $47.93 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 07/13/2015 Free Trial
Free Trial Free Trial Consumer Staples Soft Drinks 0.68 163418 Mega: > $100B 97 57 64 2.8 20+ Years 64.0 57 66 51 08/30/2017 09/29/2017 7 10 8 10 3.2 0.8 Quarterly 23.8 4.1 2.8 17.2 12.2 07/10/2015 $95.55 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 07/10/2015 Free Trial
Free Trial Free Trial Medical Pharma 0.78 370552 Mega: > $100B 97 86 56 2.4 20+ Years 57.0 53 50 47 11/27/2017 12/12/2017 7 7 7 8 3.4 0.8 Quarterly 24.0 4.8 5.0 18.1 5.2 06/25/2015 $99.12 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 06/25/2015 Free Trial
Free Trial Free Trial Finance Investment Management 1.25 23334 Large: $10B to $100B 95 76 55 2.4 20+ Years 37.0 43 590 73 12/13/2017 12/28/2017 4 12 12 15 2.3 0.6 Quarterly 15.8 0.4 4.7 10.0 4.2 07/29/2015 $77.56 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 07/29/2015 Free Trial


 

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