A Dividend Approach to Judging the Value of Stocks

This week’s AAII Weekly Digest highlights these “must-read” AAII articles:   The Effect of Dividend Changes on Expected Cash Flows Dividend announcements and changes are perceived as signaling information about a company‚Äôs financial prospects. However, new research points to a link between dividend announcements and future changes in cash flow volatility. A Dividend Approach to…

 

AAII Survey: Recent Market Volatility Has Done Little to Change Investors’ Outlook

The last few weeks have offered an interesting ride for U.S. investors. The Dow Jones industrial average logged its two biggest single-day point drops. The Dow and S&P 500 index entered “correction” territory, both having fallen at least 10% (on an intraday basis) from their most recent highs. Yet, as of Friday’s close, the Dow…