This Apple Is Ripe For Picking

Apr. 13, 2022 10:39 PM ETApple Inc. (AAPL)SSNLF, MSFT48 Comments
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  • Apple has been increasing its dividend for nine straight years.
  • AAPL stock has pulled back after briefly topping a $3 trillion valuation in late 2021.
  • Even with some headwinds, AAPL looks set to get back above the $3 trillion mark again soon - driven by underlying growth and stock buybacks.
  • In late April, the dividend is likely to be increased for the tenth straight year by as much as 9%.

Apple Store in Downtown Portland

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Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) has been producing stellar returns for investors for two decades now. Even though past success will be hard to replicate, I will argue that double-digit returns are still attainable going forward. Though the yield

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I have been an investor for a number of years but it's only in the last couple of years that I have made dividends and, perhaps more importantly, the growth of them, the focus of my investment approach. My priority will therefore be on stocks that either pay stable and high dividends and/or are increasing them at a high rate.

Disclosure: I/we have a beneficial long position in the shares of AAPL either through stock ownership, options, or other derivatives. I wrote this article myself, and it expresses my own opinions. I am not receiving compensation for it (other than from Seeking Alpha). I have no business relationship with any company whose stock is mentioned in this article.

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