Stock market has many stocks in its holding. These stocks are purchased and sold every day by individuals. Yet, is it great to pick any stocks and begin exchanging.
If one could copy other and make money, presumably every stock merchant would have been a millionaire at this point. But we know that only rare breed of people makes money in stock market.
What makes these people so rare? What makes them succeed among the crowd of average performing investors?
In this article we will see how to screen best stocks. By this one can begin screening stocks all alone.
Here are a Few list of best dividend stocks to invest in near furture.
- General Mills
General Mills, Inc. was incorporated in Delaware in 1928. The terms “General Mills,” and all subsidiaries included in the Consolidated Financial Statements in Item 8 of this report unless the context indicates otherwise. Certain terms used throughout this report are defined in a glossary in Item 8 of this report. Company overviewWe are a leading global manufacturer and marketer of branded consumer foods sold through retail stores. We also are a leading supplier of branded and unbranded food products to the North American food service and commercial baking industries.
.Cummins manufactures diesel and natural gas engines, electric power generation systems and a variety of components used in engines. It also owns distributors that provide support to its dealer network in the form of aftermarket services. Some of the company’s key customers include Chrysler, Daimler, Volvo, Navistar, Komatsu, PACCAR and Ford. Its major end markets include highway and heavy-duty vehicles, construction, and general industrial markets, and roughly 40% of sales are in international markets.
Coca-Cola owns some of the most famous consumer beverage brands of all time and is one of Warren Buffett’s largest dividend stocks. The company has 20 brands that generate over $1 billion in annual sales each, including Coca-Cola, Sprite, Fanta, Minute Maid, Dasani, Schweppes, and Powerade. However, over 70% of its global case volume is sparking beverages. Coca-Cola’s key competitive advantages that make it a great dividend stock for long term investors are its portfolio of leading brands and global distribution system.
Intel is one of the largest semiconductor companies in the world and supplies chips that power electronic devices such as computers that are produced by original equipment manufacturers. The company’s integrated technology platforms include notebooks, desktops, servers, tablets and smartphones. Intel has paid uninterrupted dividends since the early 1990s and most recently boosted its dividend by 8% earlier this year. The company has increased its dividend by 11.6% per year over the last decade and should enjoy strong dividend growth going forward given its 40% payout ratio, net cash on the balance sheet and excellent free cash flow generation.
- 5. Cisco
Cisco is one of the largest information technology companies in the world with a market cap exceeding $130 billion. The company sells a wide range of routers, switching products and network systems that help connect people and businesses to the Internet and communicate more effectively. The company’s strong brand reputation and broad range of products serve as competitive advantages and make the company appealing for long-term investors. Cisco is able to bundle together its hardware and software offerings into a more integrated solution that saves customers money and results in higher margins for Cisco. Cisco is also perceived to be one of the more reliable and higher-quality vendors as well.
- Bank Of America
Bank of America has been digging itself out from under the housing market mess and making progress. In the third quarter of 2014 the bank set aside $16 billion for litigation expenses related to the financial crisis. One year later the bank needed less than $1 billion to cover such costs. Meanwhile, demand for its products is growing. From July to September, mortgages and home-equity-loan originations expanded 13% from the year before, to $16.8 billion. And noninterest income rose 2%, to $11.2 billion. That’s a very reasonable valuation.
For earnings growth and good valuations, Carpenter says she and her co-managers “love the industrials,” especially Honeywell, which makes everything from home-security systems to airline parts. CEO David Cote says he wants Honeywell to be the Apple of industrials, and in 2014 the company launched an initiative to make products, like the Lyric smart thermostat, attractive and easy to use.
It is a good idea to buy stocks for the long term. Long term investment in stock market always pays a higher return. Even stock experts like to make investment for long term. However, it is not an easy task to identify best stocks for the long term investment. You need to carry out extensive research and evaluate various parameters of stock such as earning growth, past performance, dividend, market cap, future earning potential etc.