Selecting stocks with great business models that have room to continue growing in the future is the secret to dividend investing. Here are three attractively valued dividend growth stocks that pay market-topping dividends to shareholders. NextEra Energy (NYSE: NEE) is the biggest publicly traded utility in the world, with a $140.1 billion market capitalization.
Last year, things couldn't have gone more swimmingly for the stock market. The Federal Reserve was intent on maintaining its dovish monetary stance, and historically low interest rates were fueling hiring, acquisitions, and innovation throughout the tech sector. Although some aspects of inflation have been out of the Federal Reserve's control (e.g., Russia invading Ukraine), hindsight has demonstrated that the nation's central bank left its foot on the accelerator for far too long.
Market volatility is unavoidable, but quality businesses stand a better chance of outlasting tough times.