A blue-chip stock is stock in a company with a reputation for consistent earnings and stability. Though it is a general term, it is often used to describe the 30 companies that form the Dow Jones Industrial Average. More »

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To buy a top 10 dividend stock, research the most recent dividend yields for associated stocks, and then purchase these stocks through a brokerage account, notes Nasdaq and James Highland for the Houston Chronicle. Divid... More »

Blue chip companies have an established reputation, popularity and secure long-term growth, according to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. These companies provide blue chip stocks that the Dow Jones Industrial... More »

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The three top dividend-paying stocks in 2014 were Intel, the electronic chip maker; Altria (the parent of tobacco company Phillip Morris) and Eli Lilly, the pharmaceutical giant, notes Wyatt Research. The three companies... More »

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Financial websites such as Yahoo Finance and CNN Money provide the latest stock information for PepsiCo Inc., according to each company’s website. Yahoo Finance also provides historical stock information for PepsiCo Inc.... More »

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General Electric stock split nine times between 1926 and 2015, according to the company website. GE stock split 2-for-1 in 1971, 1983, 1987, 1994 and 1997. The stock split 3-for-1 in 2000. The company doesn't keep a set ... More »

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Financial performance, internal developments and world events are all factors that can impact a company's stock price, as noted by the Houston Chronicle. Stocks represent ownership shares of a company and are used by maj... More »

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