Analysis – The TJX Companies Inc. Increases Dividend by 24%

The TJX Companies Incorporated announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.26, a 24 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.21 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on June 2, 2016, to shareholders of record at close of business on May 12, 2016. The TJX Companies Inc. is a … Continue reading Analysis – The TJX Companies Inc. Increases Dividend by 24%

Upcoming Ex-dividend dates for Top 100

Ex-dividend dates are important to dividend growth investors because one must own a stock its ex-dividend date in order to be eligible to receive its next dividend. TickerCompany NameEx-Div DatePay DateDividend PayoutStock PriceDividend YieldBNSBank of Nova Scotia1-Apr27-Apr0.544547.76.04%CAHCardinal Health30-Mar15-Apr0.38780.771.92%SYYSysco Corp30-Mar22-Apr0.3146.242.68%

Analysis – UDR Inc. Increases Dividend by 6%

UDR Incorporated announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.295, a 6 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.278 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on May 2, 2016, to shareholders of record at close of business on April 11, 2016.DateQuarterly Dividend4/11/20160.2951/7/20160.27810/7/20150.2787/8/20150.2784/14/20150.2781/8/20150.2610/8/20140.267/8/20140.264/7/20140.261/8/20140.23510/8/20130.2357/8/20130.2354/5/20130.2351/8/20130.2210/5/20120.227/6/20120.224/4/20120.221/9/20120.21510/12/20110.27/7/20110.24/7/20110.1851/12/20110.18510/13/20100.1857/8/20100.184/8/20100.181/13/20100.18Analysis of Valuation of UDR Inc. (Symbol UDR).UDR is trading below its … Continue reading Analysis – UDR Inc. Increases Dividend by 6%

Analysis – Raytheon Co. Increases Dividend by 9%

Raytheon Company announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.7325 a 9 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.67 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on May 12, 2016, to shareholders of record at close of business on April 6, 2016. Raytheon Co. is a member of the Top 100 dividend … Continue reading Analysis – Raytheon Co. Increases Dividend by 9%

Analysis – Columbia Pipeline Group Inc. Increases Dividend by 4%

Columbia Pipeline Group Incorporated announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.13375, a 4 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.12875 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on May 20, 2016, to shareholders of record at close of business on April 29, 2016.DateQuarterly Dividend4/29/20160.1342/4/20160.12910/28/20150.1257/29/20150.125Analysis of Valuation of Columbia Pipeline Group … Continue reading Analysis – Columbia Pipeline Group Inc. Increases Dividend by 4%

Analysis – Sealed Air Corp. Increases Dividend by 23%

Sealed Air Corporation announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.16, a 23 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.13 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on June 17, 2016, to shareholders of record at close of business on June 3, 2016.DateQuarterly Dividend6/3/20160.163/2/20160.1312/2/20150.139/2/20150.136/3/20150.133/4/20150.1312/3/20140.139/3/20140.136/4/20140.133/5/20140.1312/4/20130.139/4/20130.136/5/20130.132/27/20130.1311/28/20120.138/29/20120.135/30/20120.132/29/20120.1311/30/20110.138/31/20110.136/1/20110.133/2/20110.1312/1/20100.139/1/20100.136/2/20100.123/3/20100.12Analysis of Valuation of Sealed Air Corp. (Symbol … Continue reading Analysis – Sealed Air Corp. Increases Dividend by 23%

Analysis – Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. Increases Dividend by 6%

Air Products and Chemicals Incorporated announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.81, a 6 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.86 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on May 9, 2016, to shareholders of record at close of business on April 1, 2016. Air Products and Chemicals Inc. is a … Continue reading Analysis – Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. Increases Dividend by 6%

Upcoming Ex-dividend dates for Top 100

Ex-dividend dates are important to dividend growth investors because one must own a stock its ex-dividend date in order to be eligible to receive its next dividend.  TickerCompany NameEx-Div DatePay DateDividend PayoutStock PriceDividend YieldMDTMedtronic, Inc.22-Mar15-Apr0.3875.52.01%SRESempra Energy22-Mar15-Apr0.755103.042.93%

Upcoming Ex-dividend dates for Top 100

Ex-dividend dates are important to dividend growth investors because one must own a stock its ex-dividend date in order to be eligible to receive its next dividend.  TickerCompany NameEx-Div DatePay DateDividend PayoutStock PriceDividend YieldTOTTotal S.A. 16-Mar19-Apr0.67350147.135.72%

Analysis – Total S.A. Increases Dividend by 2%

Total S.A. announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.673, a 2 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.664 per share. The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on April 19, 2016, to shareholders of record at close of business on March 18, 2016. Total S.A. is a member of the Top 100 dividend growth … Continue reading Analysis – Total S.A. Increases Dividend by 2%