Top 100 Monthly Performance 07.31.14

  Company Ticker 1 Month Apple Inc. AAPL 2.87 Abbott Labs. ABT 2.98 Archer Daniels ADM 5.19 AES Corp AES -6.05 Aflac Inc. AFL -4.03 Altera ALTR -5.87 Amgen AMGN 7.62 Avalonbay Comm AVB 4.14 Brookfield Asset BAM 1.43 Baxter Int’l Inc. BAX 3.31 Becton, Dickinson BDX -1.74 Bunge Limited BG 4.23 Bank of New … Continue reading Top 100 Monthly Performance 07.31.14

Analysis – Universal Health Services Inc. Increases Dividend by 100%

Universal Health Services Incorporated announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.10, a 100 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.05 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on September 16, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on September 02, 2014. Date Quarterly Dividend 9/2/2014 0.1 5/29/2014 … Continue reading Analysis – Universal Health Services Inc. Increases Dividend by 100%

Analysis – Republic Services Inc. Increases Dividend by 8%

Republic Services Incorporated announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.28, an 8 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.26 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 October 01, 2014. Date Quarterly Dividend 10/1/2014 0.28 6/27/2014 0.26 3/28/2014 0.26 … Continue reading Analysis – Republic Services Inc. Increases Dividend by 8%

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 PFE Pfizer 30-Jul 3-Sep 0.26 30.1 3.46% AES The AES Corporation 30-Jul 15-Aug 0.05 … Continue reading Upcoming Ex-dividend dates for Top 100

Analysis – Principal Financial Group Inc. Increases Dividend by 6%

Principal Financial Group Incorporated announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.34, a 6 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.32 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on September 26, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on September 08, 2014. Principal Financial Group is a member … Continue reading Analysis – Principal Financial Group Inc. Increases Dividend by 6%

Analysis – Kellogg Company Increases Dividend by 7%

Kellogg Company announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.49, a 7 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.46 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on September 15, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on September 02, 2014. Date Quarterly Dividend 9/2/2014 0.49 5/29/2014 0.46 3/4/2014 … Continue reading Analysis – Kellogg Company Increases Dividend by 7%

Analysis – Delta Air Lines Inc. Increases Dividend by 50%

Delta Air Lines Incorporated announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.09, a 50 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.06 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on August 29, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on August 08, 2014.   Date Quarterly Dividend 8/8/2014 0.09 5/7/2014 … Continue reading Analysis – Delta Air Lines Inc. Increases Dividend by 50%

Analysis – Magellan Midstream Partners LP. Increases Dividend by 4.5%

Magellan Midstream Partners Limited Partnership announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.64, a 4.5 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.6125 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on August 14, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on August 04, 2014. Date Quarterly Dividend 8/4/2014 0.64 … Continue reading Analysis – Magellan Midstream Partners LP. Increases Dividend by 4.5%

Analysis – KKR & Co. LP. Increases Dividend by 56%

KKR and Company Limited Partnership announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.67, a 56 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.43 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on August 19, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on August 4, 2014. Date Quarterly Dividend 8/4/2014 0.67 … Continue reading Analysis – KKR & Co. LP. Increases Dividend by 56%

Analysis – Altera Corp. Increases Dividend by 20%

Altera Corporation announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.18, a 20 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.15 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on September 2, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on August 11, 2014. Altera is a member of the Top 100 dividend … Continue reading Analysis – Altera Corp. Increases Dividend by 20%