Upcoming Ex-dividend dates for Top 100

Ex-dividend dates are important to dividend growth investors because one must own a stock before its ex-dividend date in order to be eligible to receive its next dividend. 

 

Ticker Company Name Ex-Div Date Pay Date Dividend Payout Stock Price Dividend Yield
MOS Mosaic Co. 2-Sep 18-Sep 0.25 47.97 2.08%

Analysis – Harris Corp. Increases Dividend by 12%

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Harris Corporation announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.47, a 12 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.42 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on September 23, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on September 9, 2014.

Date Quarterly Dividend
9/9/2014 0.47
5/28/2014 0.42
3/7/2014 0.42
11/19/2013 0.42
9/6/2013 0.42
5/29/2013 0.37
3/5/2013 0.37
11/20/2012 0.37
9/5/2012 0.37
5/30/2012 0.33
3/5/2012 0.33
11/16/2011 0.28
9/2/2011 0.28
5/26/2011 0.25
3/3/2011 0.25
11/17/2010 0.25
9/3/2010 0.25
5/27/2010 0.22
3/4/2010 0.22

Analysis of Valuation of Harris Corporation (Symbol HRS).

Harris is trading above its average price/sale (P/S) range.  Harris is trading toward the top of its average historical dividend yield. 

Price 08/26/14 % Yield 5 Year Div. Growth Rate  SPS    2014 P/S Ratio 10 yr P/S  Low 10 yr P/S  High 5 yr max Yield % 5 yr lowest Yield %
$71.13 2.40% 10% 46.60 1.47 0.68 2.04 2.90% 1.80%

Harris Dividend Yield Chart (Click to enlarge)

HRS

Explanation:  Dividend growth stocks may be valued upon historical relative price/sales and current yield analysis. Dividend stocks trading at a low historical price/sales (P/S) ratio should be viewed more highly to investors due to their depressed valuation versus other higher P/S ratio stocks.  Max P/S price target is based upon company reaching its highest historical P/S ratio.  Dividend stocks should also be viewed favorably when the current yield is above historical readings for the past 10 years.  Further information on evaluating dividend growth candidates can be found at http://seekingalpha.com/author/timothy-mcintosh/articles


Analysis – Towers Watson & Co. Increases Dividend by 7%

TW

Towers Watson & Company announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.15, a 7 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.14 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on October 15, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on September 30, 2014.

Date Quarterly Dividend
9/30/2014 0.15
6/26/2014 0.14
3/27/2014 0.14
12/27/2013 0.14
12/13/2012 0.46
9/26/2012 0.115
6/27/2012 0.1
3/28/2012 0.1
12/28/2011 0.1
9/28/2011 0.1
6/28/2011 0.075
3/29/2011 0.075
12/29/2010 0.075
9/28/2010 0.075
6/28/2010 0.075
3/29/2010 0.075

Analysis of Valuation of Towers Watson & Co. (Symbol TW).

Towers Watson is trading toward the top of its average price/sale (P/S) range.  Towers Watson is trading at its average historical dividend yield. 

Price 08/26/14 % Yield 5 Year Div. Growth Rate  SPS    2014 P/S Ratio 10 yr P/S  Low 10 yr P/S  High 5 yr max Yield % 5 yr lowest Yield %
$110.0 0.50% 6% 49.00 2.09 1.04 2.57 0.80% 0.20%

Towers Watson Dividend Yield Chart (Click to enlarge)

TW

Explanation:  Dividend growth stocks may be valued upon historical relative price/sales and current yield analysis. Dividend stocks trading at a low historical price/sales (P/S) ratio should be viewed more highly to investors due to their depressed valuation versus other higher P/S ratio stocks.  Max P/S price target is based upon company reaching its highest historical P/S ratio.  Dividend stocks should also be viewed favorably when the current yield is above historical readings for the past 10 years.  Further information on evaluating dividend growth candidates can be found at http://seekingalpha.com/author/timothy-mcintosh/articles


Upcoming Ex-dividend dates for Top 100

Ex-dividend dates are important to dividend growth investors because one must own a stock before its ex-dividend date in order to be eligible to receive its next dividend. 

 

Ticker Company Name Ex-Div Date Pay Date Dividend Payout Stock Price Dividend Yield
BRCM Broadcom Corp 27-Aug 15-Sep 0.12 38.97 1.23%
BAM Brookfield Asset Management 27-Aug 30-Sep 0.16 48.05 1.33%
GLW Corning Inc. 27-Aug 30-Sep 0.1 20.63 1.94%
TSO Tesoro 27-Aug 15-Sep 0.3 64.91 1.85%
WY Weyerhaeuser 27-Aug 12-Sep 0.29 34.46 3.37%
BLK BlackRock, Inc. 28-Aug 22-Sep 1.93 332.96 2.32%
HIG Hartford Financial Services 28-Aug 1-Oct 0.18 36.68 1.96%
ITC ITC Holdings 28-Aug 15-Sep 0.1625 37.39 1.74%
KEY KeyCorp 28-Aug 15-Sep 0.065 13.71 1.90%
QCOM Qualcomm, Inc. 29-Aug 24-Sep 0.42 76.59 2.19%
SLB Schlumberger Ltd. 29-Aug 10-Oct 0.4 110.22 1.45%

Analysis – Intuit Inc. Increases Dividend by 32%

INTU

Intuit Incorporated announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.25, a 32 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.19 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on October 20, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on October 10, 2014.

Date Quarterly Dividend
10/10/2014 0.25
7/8/2014 0.19
4/8/2014 0.19
1/8/2014 0.19
10/8/2013 0.19
7/8/2013 0.17
4/8/2013 0.17
1/8/2013 0.17
10/5/2012 0.17
7/6/2012 0.15
4/5/2012 0.15
1/6/2012 0.15
10/5/2011 0.15

Analysis of Valuation of Intuit (Symbol INTU).

Intuit is trading toward the top of its average price/sale (P/S) range.  Intuit is trading toward the top of its average historical dividend yield. 

Price 08/25/14 % Yield 5 Year Div. Growth Rate  SPS    2014 P/S Ratio 10 yr P/S  Low 10 yr P/S  High 5 yr max Yield % 5 yr lowest Yield %
$82.90 0.90% 18.50% 15.90 5.16 2.12 5.52 1.10% 0.30%

Intuit Dividend Yield Chart (Click to enlarge)

INTU

Explanation:  Dividend growth stocks may be valued upon historical relative price/sales and current yield analysis. Dividend stocks trading at a low historical price/sales (P/S) ratio should be viewed more highly to investors due to their depressed valuation versus other higher P/S ratio stocks.  Max P/S price target is based upon company reaching its highest historical P/S ratio.  Dividend stocks should also be viewed favorably when the current yield is above historical readings for the past 10 years.  Further information on evaluating dividend growth candidates can be found at http://seekingalpha.com/author/timothy-mcintosh/articles


Analysis – Westlake Chemical Corp. Increases Dividend by 31%

WLK

Westlake Chemical Corporation announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.165, a 31 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.126 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on September 19, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on September 5, 2014.

Date Quarterly Dividend
9/5/2014 0.165
5/28/2014 0.126
2/26/2014 0.126
12/4/2013 0.113
9/6/2013 0.113
5/31/2013 0.094
2/27/2013 0.094
11/27/2012 1.969
8/28/2012 0.094
5/31/2012 0.037
3/5/2012 0.037
11/29/2011 0.037
8/31/2011 0.037
6/1/2011 0.032
3/9/2011 0.032
11/30/2010 0.032
8/30/2010 0.032
6/1/2010 0.029

Analysis of Valuation of Westlake Chemical (Symbol WLK).

Westlake Chemical is trading at the top of its average price/sale (P/S) range.  Westlake Chemical is trading at the bottom of its average historical dividend yield. 

Price 08/25/14 % Yield 5 Year Div. Growth Rate  SPS    2014 P/S Ratio 10 yr P/S  Low 10 yr P/S  High 5 yr max Yield % 5 yr lowest Yield %
$94.97 0.60% 18.5% 30.85 2.83 0.21 2.83 0.90% 0.60%

Westlake Chemical Dividend Yield Chart (Click to enlarge)

WLK

Explanation:  Dividend growth stocks may be valued upon historical relative price/sales and current yield analysis. Dividend stocks trading at a low historical price/sales (P/S) ratio should be viewed more highly to investors due to their depressed valuation versus other higher P/S ratio stocks.  Max P/S price target is based upon company reaching its highest historical P/S ratio.  Dividend stocks should also be viewed favorably when the current yield is above historical readings for the past 10 years.  Further information on evaluating dividend growth candidates can be found at http://seekingalpha.com/author/timothy-mcintosh/articles


Analysis – Williams Companies Inc. Increases Dividend by 32%

WMB

Williams Companies Incorporated announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.56, a 32 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.425 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on September 29, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on September 12, 2014.

Date Quarterly Dividend
9/12/2014 0.56
6/11/2014 0.425
3/12/2014 0.403
12/11/2013 0.38
9/11/2013 0.366
6/5/2013 0.352
3/6/2013 0.339
12/5/2012 0.325
8/22/2012 0.313
6/6/2012 0.3
3/7/2012 0.259
12/7/2011 0.204
8/24/2011 0.163
6/8/2011 0.163
3/9/2011 0.102
12/8/2010 0.102
8/25/2010 0.102
6/9/2010 0.102
3/10/2010 0.09

Analysis of Valuation of Williams Companies (Symbol WMB).

Williams Companies is trading at the top of its average price/sale (P/S) range.  Williams Companies is trading above its average historical dividend yield. 

Price 08/06/14 % Yield 5 Year Div. Growth Rate  SPS    2014 P/S Ratio 10 yr P/S  Low 10 yr P/S  High 5 yr max Yield % 5 yr lowest Yield %
$58.51 3.00% 17.5% 11.75 4.82 0.38 4.82 3.70% 2.00%

Williams Companies Dividend Yield Chart (Click to enlarge)

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Explanation:  Dividend growth stocks may be valued upon historical relative price/sales and current yield analysis. Dividend stocks trading at a low historical price/sales (P/S) ratio should be viewed more highly to investors due to their depressed valuation versus other higher P/S ratio stocks.  Max P/S price target is based upon company reaching its highest historical P/S ratio.  Dividend stocks should also be viewed favorably when the current yield is above historical readings for the past 10 years.  Further information on evaluating dividend growth candidates can be found at http://seekingalpha.com/author/timothy-mcintosh/articles


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