"If 'buy & hold' is dead, then I am the embalming fluid"
So is buy & hold still dead? Lil' Wayne and I never thought so.
The S&P 500 is up 53% over the past year...
Dividends are being raised all over the place by firms like Coke (KO), Wal-Mart (WMT), Pepsico (PEP), Rogers (RCI.B), Abbott (ABT), and the most bullish of all..........HOME DEPOT (HD).
Why GE's Dividend Increase Matters (please note GE had not raised it's dividend yet)
The patience that all of us long term investors have exhibited over the past 2 years is really starting to pay off. Buying during the depths of the financial crisis is looking more and more like a wise decision.