Dedicated to Deposits: Deals, Data, and Discussion
Featured Savings Rates
Featured Accounts

Dividend-Paying Stocks: Time To Be Wary Extreme Bullishness Seems To Signal A Market Top

Wednesday, July 11, 2012 - 7:56 PM
BOSTON (MarketWatch)—Everyone is so crazy bullish on dividend-paying stocks these days, it’s impossible to find a contrarian.

Try as we might, pinging investment advisers hither and yon, we were unable to find someone willing to tell investors to lighten up a tad on stocks that, while they offer income in a ZIRP (zero interest rate policy) world, are hardly substitutes for less risky income-producing investments.

Dividend-paying stocks: Time to be wary - Robert Powell's Your Portfolio - MarketWatch
ShorebreakShorebreak2,670 posts since
Apr 6, 2010
Rep Points: 14,473
1. Thursday, July 12, 2012 - 2:08 PM
I sold VTI at 70.50. I went to ground. Vietnam-era vets will understand.

This market is nuts.
BozoBozo137 posts since
Feb 14, 2011
Rep Points: 944