These are the best dividend stocks for 2019.
Coming into 2019, Wall Street found itself in a near state of frenzy, as a severe fourth-quarter pullback had many investors wondering whether the stock market’s near 10-year bull run was ending. Panicking during such moments is rarely profitable, but with low interest rates not offering much yield and some quality income stocks trading at fire sale prices, U.S. News highlighted 10 of the best dividend stocks to buy for 2019. Year-to-date, only three of those picks have declined, largely because they made massive acquisitions.
Here’s an updated snapshot of each dividend stock of 2019 and its year-to-date performance.