New rules proposed by the Department of Energy (DOE) may mean a reduced, or even no, federal tax credit for electric vehicles made in North America.
If you're looking for dividend stocks, consider companies that have raised their payouts in the past. Three stocks that recently announced dividend increases (of at least 10%) are McDonald's (NYSE: MCD), Roper Technologies (NASDAQ: ROP), and General Motors (NYSE: GM). Fast-food giant McDonald's has been a top dividend stock to own for years.
Zacks.com users have recently been watching General Motors Company (GM) quite a bit. Thus, it is worth knowing the facts that could determine the stock's prospects.