1 Dividend to Buy & 1 Dividend to Sell
The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series in which industrials editor/analyst Brendan Byrnes and industrials editor/analyst Isaac Pino discuss topics across the investing world.
In today's edition, Brendan and Isaac continue their series "1 Dividend to Buy, 1 Dividend to Sell." Isaac is bullish on General Electric. He thinks the company has plenty of room to run, especially with its renewed focus on its energy infrastructure segment. He thinks GE has room for growth in this segment internationally and likes the steps GE has taken to reduce risk in its GE Capital segment. Meanwhile, Brendan is bearish on RR Donnelley. The company sports a huge 8.1% dividend, but Brendan wonders how sustainable it is considering RR Donnelley lost more than $300 million last quarter and sports a hefty debt load. Brendan also isn't optimistic about the printing industry in the long term, which he considers to be a declining industry.
RR Donnelley is one big dividend we're bearish on, but there are plenty of big dividends that we absolutely love. The Motley Fool has compiled a special free report outlining our nine top, dependable, dividend-paying stocks. It's called "Secure Your Future With 9 Rock-Solid Dividend Stocks." You can access your complimentary copy today at no cost! Just click here to discover the winners we've picked.
At the time this article was published Brendan Byrnes owns shares of Apple. Isaac Pino owns shares of General Electric. The Motley Fool owns shares of Apple and Google.Motley Fool newsletter services recommend3M Company, Apple, and Google. Try any of our Foolish newsletter servicesfree for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe thatconsidering a diverse range of insightsmakes us better investors. The Motley Fool has adisclosure policy.
Copyright © 1995 - 2012 The Motley Fool, LLC. All rights reserved. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.