Top 100 Weekly Performance 06.27.14

Company Ticker 1 Week Apple Inc. AAPL 1.96 Abbott Labs. ABT 0.39 Archer Daniels ADM -2.07 AES Corp AES 2.13 Aflac Inc. AFL -0.62 Altera ALTR -0.97 Amgen AMGN -0.54 Avalonbay Comm AVB -0.38 Brookfield Asset BAM 1.64 Baxter Int’l Inc. BAX -1.99 Becton, Dickinson BDX -0.31 Bunge Limited BG 0.24 Bank of New York … Continue reading Top 100 Weekly Performance 06.27.14

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 CMCSA Comcast 30-Jun 23-Jul 0.225 53.6 1.68% MDT Medtronic, Inc. 1-Jul 25-Jul 0.305 64.66 … Continue reading Upcoming Ex-dividend dates for Top 100

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 AVB AvalonBay Communities 26-Jun 15-Jul 1.16 141.72 3.27% SYK Stryker Corp 26-Jun 31-Jul 0.305 … Continue reading Upcoming Ex-dividend dates for Top 100

Top 100 Weekly Performance 06.20.14

  Company Ticker 1 Week Apple Inc. AAPL -1.46 Abbott Labs. ABT 2.48 Archer Daniels ADM 1.97 AES Corp AES 6.06 Aflac Inc. AFL 1.16 Altera ALTR 1.16 Amgen AMGN 2.68 Avalonbay Comm AVB 2.26 Brookfield Asset BAM 0.21 Baxter Int’l Inc. BAX 0.71 Becton, Dickinson BDX 0.3 Bunge Limited BG 1.13 Bank of New … Continue reading Top 100 Weekly Performance 06.20.14

Analysis – Fifth Third Bancorp Increases Dividend by 8%

Fifth Third Bancorp announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.13, an 8 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.12 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on July 17, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on June 30, 2014. Date Quarterly Dividend 6/30/2014 0.13 3/27/2014 0.12 … Continue reading Analysis – Fifth Third Bancorp Increases Dividend by 8%

Analysis – U.S. Bancorp Increases Dividend by 7%

U.S. Bancorp announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.245, a 7 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.23 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on July 15, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on June 30, 2014. Date Quarterly Dividend 6/30/2014 0.245 3/27/2014 0.23 12/27/2013 … Continue reading Analysis – U.S. Bancorp Increases Dividend by 7%

Analysis – Medtronic Inc. Increases Dividend by 9%

Medtronic Incorporated announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.305, a 9 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.28 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on July 25, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on July 03, 2014. Medtronic is a member of the Top 100 … Continue reading Analysis – Medtronic Inc. Increases Dividend by 9%

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 EQR Equity Residential 19-Jun 11-Jul 0.5 61.31 3.26% LVS Las Vegas Sands 18-Jun 30-Jun … Continue reading Upcoming Ex-dividend dates for Top 100

Analysis – Essex Property Trust Inc. Increases Dividend by 7%

Essex Property Trust Incorporated announced a regular quarterly dividend of $1.30, a 7 percent increase from the prior rate of $1.21 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on July 15, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on June 30, 2014. Date Quarterly Dividend 6/30/2014 1.3 3/12/2014 … Continue reading Analysis – Essex Property Trust Inc. Increases Dividend by 7%

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 SWY Safeway 17-Jun 10-Jul 0.23 34.08 2.70%