Top 100 Monthly Performance 05.31.14

Company Ticker 1 Month Apple Inc. AAPL 7.27 Abbott Labs. ABT 3.28 Archer Daniels ADM 2.77 AES Corp AES -2.42 Aflac Inc. AFL -2.38 Altera ALTR 1.88 Amgen AMGN 3.79 Avalonbay Comm AVB 3.87 Brookfield Asset BAM 2.33 Baxter Int’l Inc. BAX 2.23 Becton, Dickinson BDX 4.13 Bunge Limited BG -2.44 Bank of New York … Continue reading Top 100 Monthly Performance 05.31.14

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 QCOM Qualcomm, Inc. 2-Jun 25-Jun 0.42 80.19 2.10% SLB Schlumberger Ltd. 2-Jun 11-Jul 0.4 … Continue reading Upcoming Ex-dividend dates for Top 100

Analysis – Deere & Company Increases Dividend by 18%

Deere & Company announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.60 per share, an 18 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.51 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on August 01, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on June 30, 2014. Date Quarterly Dividend 6/30/2014 0.6 … Continue reading Analysis – Deere & Company Increases Dividend by 18%

Analysis – Omnicom Group Inc. Increases Dividend by 25%

Omnicom Group Incorporated announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.50 per share, a 25 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.40 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on July 10, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on June 13, 2014. Date Quarterly Dividend 6/13/2014 0.5 … Continue reading Analysis – Omnicom Group Inc. Increases Dividend by 25%

Analysis – Northrop Grumman Corp. Increases Dividend by 15%

Northrop Grumman Corporation announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.70 per share, a 15 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.61 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on June 18, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on June 02, 2014. Date Quarterly Dividend 6/2/2014 0.7 … Continue reading Analysis – Northrop Grumman Corp. Increases Dividend by 15%

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 BAM Brookfield Asset Management 28-May 30-Jun 0.16 44.51 1.44% BRCM Broadcom Corp 28-May 16-Jun … Continue reading Upcoming Ex-dividend dates for Top 100

Analysis – Williams Companies Inc. Increases Dividend by 6%

Williams Companies Incorporated announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.425 per share, a 6 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.403 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on June 30, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on June 13, 2014. Date Quarterly Dividend 6/13/2014 0.425 … Continue reading Analysis – Williams Companies Inc. Increases Dividend by 6%

Analysis – Tiffany & Co. Increases Dividend by 12%

Tiffany & Company announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.38 per share, a 12 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.34 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on July 10, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on June 20, 2014. Date Quarterly Dividend 6/20/2014 0.38 … Continue reading Analysis – Tiffany & Co. Increases Dividend by 12%

Analysis – Bunge Limited Increases Dividend by 13%

Bunge Limited announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.34, a 13 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.30 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on September 02, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on August 19, 2014. Bunge Limited is a member of the Top 100 … Continue reading Analysis – Bunge Limited Increases Dividend by 13%

Analysis – Viacom Inc. Class B Increases Dividend by 10%

Viacom Incorporated Class B announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.33 per share, a 10 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.30 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on July 01, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on June 13, 2014. Date Quarterly Dividend 6/13/2014 … Continue reading Analysis – Viacom Inc. Class B Increases Dividend by 10%