Some of the best investment options for the coming year can be:Altria
Group Inc (NYSE:MO) is the largest cigarette maker in the U.S., controlling more than half of the U.S. market. With a long history stretching back more than 180 years, the company’s leading brands include “Marlboro,” “Copenhagen,” “Skoal,” and “Black & Mild.” The company also develops and markets tobacco products, including “MarkTen” and “Green Smoke” e-vapor products.HCP, Inc
. (NYSE:HCP) is a self-administered real estate investment trust (REIT) that invests in, develops, and manages real estate that it leases to health care facilities. An S&P 500 company, HCP has approximately $24.3 billion in assets under management, which represents its real estate portfolio.Johnson & Johnson
(NYSE:JNJ) is a diversified health care juggernaut that provides the most comprehensive and broadly based health care products. JNJ is the fifth-largest pharmaceutical company in the world, the sixth-largest biotech company, and the sixth-largest consumer health care company.Verizon Communications Inc.
(NYSE:VZ) is the second-largest communications provider in the U.S., with 112.1 customers. However, it’s bigger than AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) when it comes to lucrative wireless services, which cover 98% of the U.S., and serve 99% of Fortune 1000 companies. Procter & Gamble Co
(NYSE:PG) is a consumer staples giant that serves roughly five-billion people in more than 180 countries. With dozens of billion-dollar brands, the company operates through five segments: “Beauty;” “Grooming;” “Health Care;” “Baby, Feminine and Family Care;” and “Fabric Care and Home Care.”
Source: Dividend Stocks for 2017