100% Dividend Growth Investing
Should I buy? Should I sell? Or Should I stand pat? The market should never dictate how or when you invest. By increasing your confidence levels, you will invest with more conviction, save time, and eliminate many of your dilemmas. Everybody deserves a happy retirement. Mike Heroux from The Dividend Guy Blog is not only a passionate investor, but he is also pretty good at explaining how the market works and how you can make your money work more effectively for you. For these weekly discussions, Mike is supported by co-host Vero, his core business manager and long-time partner at Dividend Stocks Rock.
The information contained in this podcast should not be considered as buy or sell recommendations. Please read the full disclaimer here.
What to Expect
This podcast covers all aspects of dividend growth investing. The clearer and more detailed your investing methodology, the easier it is to stick to your plan and avoid the potential pitfalls. Supported by dividend stock examples, facts, and a well-tested investing strategy, you will receive his best advice on how to properly respond to market fluctuations; how to build your dividend growth investing portfolio; and, how to manage that portfolio so you can eventually enjoy a stress-free retirement.
It’s Going to Hurt, Stay Invested!
The market has gone sideways for a while: Russian sanctions, outbreaks, inflation, and interest rates don’t help. There are also concrete signals that the worst is ahead. We could live in denial, but we chose to discuss why a recession may be upcoming and help you be prepared for the storm.
Stock Buy: The 5 Most Important Points
What does “Doing your due diligence” really means? What should you do to avoid buying a stock that does not suit your investment plan? Today, we guide you through the due diligence process with the 5 Most Important Points before buying.
How Did Mike Build His Smith Manoeuvre
You’ve made up your mind and would like to use your home loan to create wealth? Canadian investors can transform their mortgage into a tax-deductible loan with the Smith Manoeuvre. But then, what? How to proceed? Which rules should you set yourself? Mike shares his best tips based on his own leverage portfolio!
ESG Investing: Possibilities and Limits
Are your values and investment aligned? Can you make a difference when investing? Are such businesses easy to find, and can you make money with them? Today, we talk about the possibilities and also the limitations of ESG investing.
10 Characteristics of a Successful Investor
Do you think you have all the necessary qualities to manage your portfolio? What about the most famous investors? Inspired by some of their quotes, here are 10 Characteristics Successful Investors seem to share. How many have you got?
What to Do When: Stock Splits, Acquisitions, Special Dividend, DRIPs and More!
Intertape Polymer got acquired, what to do? Labrador Iron Ore just paid a special dividend, can you play on that? Starbucks stopped its shares buybacks program, good or bad? CIBC announced it’s splitting its shares, what does it mean? Today, we cover the big news that can affect your portfolio and what to do with them!
High Growth Potential Small-Cap Dividend Stock Ideas
Looking for growth in the dividend world? Small caps are in for a rollercoaster ride, but can bring a lot of growth to your portfolio! Often overlooked, these companies still tend to outperform large caps. Here are their pros and cons as well as our best picks in the small caps category! Which one is your favorite?
Ignoring Yield Below 1% is Your Biggest Mistake
Many dividend investors find some security in a high yield. But we will show you another perspective. Ignoring companies with a yield below 1% is a big mistake and we’ll explain to you why. Then, we will share examples of low-yielding dividend stocks that should not be ignored. Ever heard of Apple, Canadian Pacific, or Nike?
How to Invest in Real Estate and Reach FIRE with Tracy Ma
Want to retire early and live your dreams? Today, we welcome our first guest who did so in her 30’s: Tracy Ma. Tracy is passionate about real estate investment and she’s into the FIRE movement. She shares with Mike her personal journey, as well as strategies and tricks to start investing in real estate, which turn out to be similar to a dividend growth investing strategy and buying process! You’ll also love how she approaches things in a different way than we commonly hear about.
Quarterly Earnings Review – Best Opportunities
Many investors are seeing their portfolios beaten up by this most recent quarter. But while stock prices are down, many companies reported strong earnings. Here’s a review of this first quarter of 2022 as well as the best opportunities in this current market. It is not time to stay on the sideline!
Most Popular Episodes
- Top 5 US Dividend Stocks to Hold Forever
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- The Best 4%+ Yield Dividend Stocks
- Sell Those 6 Stocks Now!
- Why Dividend Growth Investing Matters?
- 4 Stocks with a Perfect Dividend Triangle
- 6 Overlooked Stocks for You Buy List
- How to Invest a Lump-Sum of Money in an All-Time High Market
- What the Hell is the Dividend Triangle?
- Inflation is Rising, What Does It Mean for You?
- Smith Manoeuvre: Borrow, Invest, Create Wealth
- 100% Equities, 100% Invested
- The Year of the Market Crash
- How to Start Investing – 4 Strategies that Work
- How to Build the Best Shield Against Any Market Weather
Since 2003, Mike has been 100% invested in equities. He shifted his entire portfolio into dividend growth investing strategy in 2010. Mike worked in the financial industry for a number of years including 5 years as a certified financial planner and another 5 years as a private banker. He decided to leave the corporate world of banking at the age of 35 because his ultimate goal was to help more investors be successful. In 2013, he founded Dividend Stocks Rock, which is a service that now guides over 2,000 investors down the path of success using a Dividend Growth Investing model. He is followed by over 55,000 people and counts 13,000+ webinar attendees to date.
Vero completed her Communications college degree in 2007. During the first years of her career, she mainly worked in the marketing field for a newspaper and a large high-end furniture store; where she learned to adapt to the fast-changing world of advertising. In 2010, she made the bold move of working in the “blogosphere” alongside Mike. This life-changing decision opened the doors of dividend growth investing for Vero. She quickly turned into Mike’s second brain and has held the position of Core Business & Marketing Manager since the foundation of Dividend Stocks Rock in 2013. Throughout the years, she has discovered herself a high interest in investing and she believes in the empowerment of investors.
Full disclaimer: The information contained within this podcast is for informational purposes only and it is not intended as a recommendation of the securities highlighted or any particular investment strategy; nor should it be considered a solicitation to buy or sell any security. In addition, this information is not represented or warranted to be accurate, correct, complete, or timely. The securities mentioned in this podcast may not be suitable for all types of investors and the information contained in this podcast does not constitute advice. Before acting on any information in this email, readers should consider whether such an investment is suitable for their particular circumstances, perform their own due diligence, and if necessary, seek professional advice.