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0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 0.00 (0 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Terry Savage, Charles B. Carlson Narrator: Lloyd James Publisher: Gildan Audio Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Related: The Little Books, Big Profits Series Release Date: March 2010 ISBN: 9781596595569
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In The Little Book of Big Dividends, Chuck Carlson examines those trends that impacted dividend investors in 2008 and will be affecting dividends in the future. These factors include fallout in traditional dividend-paying sectors (financials, real estate investment trusts, etc.), taxes—what will happen to the current 15% tax rate on dividends, the likelihood of low yields persisting on cash investments, and the demographic shift driving the need for cash flow and safety for investors.

He then arms listeners with a formula used to rank and select dividend-paying stocks, shows investors how to utilize direct-purchase plans when buying U.S. and foreign stocks, explores exotic dividend areas (preferred, stocks, REITs, Master Limited Partnerships, etc.), discusses the importance of dividend growth relative to yield, reinvesting, and much more.

In these turbulent times, investors cannot afford to ignore Carlson's construction of the ultimate big, safe dividend portfolio in this new Little Book. Download and start listening now!

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Quotes & Awards

  • “Every investor needs two things to be successful: a way to select the right stocks for a portfolio and a way to ensure that the portfolio continues to grow over time. Chuck Carlson's new book gives you both. At a time when practical advice is at a premium, The Little Book of Big Dividends is invaluable.”

    Robert Sheard, bestselling author of The Unemotional Investor

  • “Chuck addresses a topic of growing importance for aging baby boomers by sharing his time-tested techniques on selecting companies most likely to maintain and grow their payouts. Equally important, he clearly shows us how we may avoid ‘yielding to temptation.’”

    Sam Stovall, chief investment strategist, Standard & Poor's Equity Research

  • “Chuck Carlson is one of those rare people in the investment advisory industry that can combine solid investment strategies with an approachable writing style. The ideas and suggestions presented in The Little Book of Big Dividends can serve as a road map for buy-and-hold as well as more tactically oriented investors large and small.”

    John F. Tierney, executive director, Van Kampen Investments

  • “If you are looking for an investment solution that has stood the test of time, then read about Chuck Carlson’s BSD (Big, Safe Dividend) formula and how you can set your portfolio up to thrive and survive in 2010 and beyond.”

    Ben Fulton, managing director and head of global ETFs, Invesco PowerShares

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About the Author

Terry Savage is a nationally recognized financial authority and winner of the National Press Club Award for Outstanding Consumer Journalism. The author of two bestselling books, Terry Savage’s New Money Strategies for the ’90s and Terry Savage Talks Money, she writes a weekly syndicated column on personal finance for the Chicago-Sun Times, is the personal finance columnist for Barron’s Online, and is a featured expert on Microsoft’s Money Central web site. Savage is a regular commentator on PBS’ Nightly Business Report, and appeared daily on Chicago’s CBS television station for over twelve years. Savage started her career as a stockbroker and became a founding member and the first woman trader on the Chicago Board Options Exchange. She serves on the Board of Directors at McDonald’s Corporation.

About the Narrator

Lloyd James (a.k.a. Sean Pratt) has been narrating since 1996 and has recorded over six hundred audiobooks. He is a seven-time winner of the AudioFile Earphones Award and has twice been a finalist for the prestigious Audie Award. His critically acclaimed performances include Elvis in the Morning by William F. Buckley Jr. and Searching for Bobby Fischer by Fred Waitzkin, among others.