Stock Prices and Dividends

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Aug 252016
 

This chart is from today’s Wall Street Journal.

I have a rather firm believe that dividend payouts and a company’s payment history are important metrics when I look at a stock.

However the current extremely low interest rate environment may be altering some aspects of this equation. Basically some of these stocks may simply be getting too expensive.

stock dividend correlation