The current economic times are worrying , yet there is gold among the rubble. While millionaires and the rich are or selling their yachts , posh cars , and houses on ebay or then auctioning off their big boys toys . there is still hope as buffets says “ The US government is doing the right thing to keep the economy in check and running ok.
So where are the good stocks that can pay dividends in even these troubled times.According to Lincoln indicators charts > it shows us that Agl Energy and origin energy are more conservative ways to invest in the utilities and energy sectors.
Some of the companies giving good dividends even in these troubled times and ahead are listed below. But keep an eye out for reporting season which is near.
Some fully franked Dividends (100% ) giving companies
AGL ENERGY , ANZ , BHP BILLITON , WOOLWORTHS , WESTPAC , RIO TINTO , LEIGHTON HOLDINGS , CAOAL AND ALLIED INDUSTRIES
SOMECOMPANIES THAT ARE STILL GOOD THOUGH NOT GIVING FULLY FRANKED DIVIDENDS
BILLABONG INTERNATIONAL , QBE , SONIC HEALTHCARE
Now is the right time to have a second look at those stocks in your portfolio which have their dividend come down to ZERO .Its time to detach yourself from sentimental value and give the flick to those stingy companies and embrace these new companies that are willing to share their profits even in tough times.
Warren buffet says the future is uncertain."There's no signs of any real bounce at all in anything to do with housing, retailing, all that sort of thing," said Buffett, 78, told Bloomberg Television
Berkshire Hathaway's first-quarter operating earnings declined to about $1.7 billion from about $1.9 billion in the year-ago period. Buffet stated that the firm's book value per share fell by 6% over last year, due mainly to the decline in the value of its investments. Gains and losses from derivatives are usually reflected in net income, which was not revealed.