May 15, 2016

5 Dividend Stocks to Buy in May

Our team of Foolish dividend experts recommend buying Amgen, Carter's, FedEx, Illinois Tool Works and Magellan Midstream Partners this month. 

Dividend stocks are undoubtedly a powerful way to ratchet up the long-term returns of your portfolio. Even so, it can be challenging to choose the best dividend-payers, given the sheer diversity of options. To help you in this endeavor, we asked our Foolish team of dividend experts their thoughts on which income-generating stocks might be worth buying this month.

Here is a look at their five picks for the month of May…