Top 100 Monthly Performance 11.30.14

  Company Ticker 1 Month Target Corp TGT 19.7 Wal-Mart Stores WMT 14.78 Silver Wheaton SLW 14.68 Cisco Systems, Inc CSCO 12.95 Macerich Company MAC 12.17 Archer Daniels ADM 12.09 Apple Inc. AAPL 10.12 Carnival Corp CCL 9.99 Kohl’s Corp KSS 9.96 Intel Corp. INTC 9.53 Altera ALTR 9.46 Legg Mason Inc LM 9.13 Becton, … Continue reading Top 100 Monthly Performance 11.30.14

Analysis – The Valspar Corp. Increases Dividend by 15%

The Valspar Corporation announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.30, a 15 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.26 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on December 19, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on December 8, 2014. Date Quarterly Dividend 12/8/2014 0.3 8/28/2014 0.26 … Continue reading Analysis – The Valspar 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 BRCM Broadcom Corp 26-Nov 15-Dec 0.12 42.51 1.13% KO Coca-Cola Co. 26-Nov 15-Dec 0.305 … Continue reading Upcoming Ex-dividend dates for Top 100

Analysis – Aetna Inc. Increases Dividend by 11%

Aetna Incorporated announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.25, an 11 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.225 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on January 30, 2015, to shareholders of record at close of business on January 15, 2015. Date Quarterly Dividend 1/15/2015 0.25 10/14/2014 0.225 7/8/2014 … Continue reading Analysis – Aetna Inc. Increases Dividend by 11%

Analysis – Raymond James Financial Inc. Increases Dividend by 13%

Raymond James Financial Incorporated announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.18 per share, a 13 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.16 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on January 15, 2015, to shareholders of record at close of business on January 2, 2015. Date Quarterly Dividend 1/2/2015 … Continue reading Analysis – Raymond James Financial Inc. Increases Dividend by 13%

Analysis – Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. Increases Dividend by 15%

Keurig Green Mountain Incorporated announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.2875, a 15 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.25 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on February 2, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on January 13, 2015. Date Quarterly Dividend 1/13/2015 0.2875 10/1/2014 … Continue reading Analysis – Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. Increases Dividend by 15%

Analysis – Nike, Inc. Increases Dividend by 17%

Nike Incorporated announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.28, a 17 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.24 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on January 5, 2015, to shareholders of record at close of business on December 15, 2014. Date Quarterly Dividend 12/15/2014 0.28 8/28/2014 0.24 5/29/2014 … Continue reading Analysis – Nike, Inc. Increases Dividend by 17%

Analysis – Brown-Forman Corp. Increases Dividend by 9%

Brown-Forman Corporation announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.315, a 9 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.29 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on December 30, 2014, to shareholders of record at close of business on December 4, 2014. Date Quarterly Dividend 12/4/2014 0.315 9/4/2014 0.29 6/2/2014 0.29 … Continue reading Analysis – Brown-Forman Corp. 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.    Stock Symbol Company Name Ex-Div Date Pay Date Dividend Payout Stock Price Dividend Yield SLW Silver Wheaton Corp 24-Nov 9-Dec 0.06 21.3 1.13% TSO Tesoro 25-Nov 15-Dec … Continue reading Upcoming Ex-dividend dates for Top 100

Analysis – Sysco Corp. Increases Dividend by 3%

Sysco Corporation  announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.30, a 3 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.29 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on January 23, 2015, to shareholders of record at close of business on January 2, 2015.   Date Quarterly Dividends 1/2/2015 0.3 10/1/2014 0.29 … Continue reading Analysis – Sysco Corp. Increases Dividend by 3%