BEGINNER INVESTORS

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 0.67 129989 Mega: > $100B 79 29 56 2.5 20+ Years 54.0 65 88 73 02/28/2018 03/15/2018 6 5 6 10 4.0 1.0 Quarterly 23.5 2.6 6.6 16.6 -37.4 07/07/2015 $96.68 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 07/07/2015
VZ Verizon Communications Inc. Utilities Diversified Communications Services 0.55 196996 Mega: > $100B 73 16 83 4.9 10+ Years 60.0 50 180 40 01/09/2018 02/01/2018 2 3 3 3 2.4 0.6 Quarterly 12.4 2.7 2.5 10.1 6.9 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 0.66 204327 Mega: > $100B 99 45 72 3.4 20+ Years 48.0 59 74 59 01/18/2018 02/15/2018 2 3 5 8 2.8 0.7 Quarterly 14.2 4.6 3.4 16.0 3.7 07/01/2015 $79.72 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 07/01/2015
Free Trial Free Trial Consumer Staples Tobacco 0.6 123250 Mega: > $100B 85 46 78 4.1 20+ Years 80.0 80 113 86 12/20/2017 01/10/2018 8 8 8 -2 2.6 0.7 Quarterly 8.1 3.4 5.2 14.3 10.1 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 0.83 328503 Mega: > $100B 73 26 77 4.0 20+ Years 100.0 35 85 99 02/09/2018 03/09/2018 3 4 7 8 3.1 0.8 Quarterly 25.3 4.6 1.7 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 0.1 24071 Large: $10B to $100B 92 7 75 3.7 20+ Years 69.0 62 -177 200 02/13/2018 03/15/2018 3 3 3 2 2.9 0.7 Quarterly 19.4 3.3 15.4 1.5 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 0.75 37121 Large: $10B to $100B 90 66 49 2.2 10+ Years 62.0 77 45 58 03/08/2018 12/15/2017 4 4 4 6 1.9 0.5 Quarterly 27.6 4.6 3.3 18.2 7.0 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 0.66 155736 Mega: > $100B 98 56 65 2.9 20+ Years 64.0 57 66 51 03/01/2018 03/30/2018 7 8 8 8 3.2 0.8 Quarterly 22.7 4.3 2.7 16.4 11.6 07/10/2015 $95.55 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 07/10/2015 Free Trial
Free Trial Free Trial Medical Pharma 0.82 354674 Mega: > $100B 99 89 57 2.6 20+ Years 57.0 53 46 47 02/26/2018 03/13/2018 5 6 7 7 3.4 0.8 Quarterly 22.9 5.4 4.9 17.7 4.8 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 1.28 27211 Large: $10B to $100B 99 75 56 2.5 20+ Years 37.0 43 590 73 03/14/2018 03/29/2018 6 9 11 12 2.8 0.7 Quarterly 18.4 0.3 5.5 11.8 4.9 07/29/2015 $77.56 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 07/29/2015 Free Trial


 

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