The dividend aristocrats are some of the most beloved companies in the world and for good reason.
Nothing helps fund a rich retirement like ultra-dependable dividends. But not all aristocrats, not even pandemic ravaged ones, are good deals right now.
Here is a dividend king that I consider speculative due to troubling negative long-term growth consensus forecasts from FactSet, YCharts, and Reuters.
You could end up regretting buying this legendary dividend king when there are far better aristocrats and blue-chip bargains available that can help you achieve a rich retirement.