Top 25 Dividend Increases in the Financial Sector in 2016

To qualify, the company must pay a dividend over 1% and have a market capitalization of over $5 billion.
Our Top 100 Dividend Stocks are in bold.
Company Ticker % Increase Mkt CAP Yield New Old Announced
Bank of America BAC 50% 148,000.00 1.57 0.075 0.05 6/29/2016
Morgan Stanley MS 33% 48,004.00 2.78 0.2 0.15 7/21/2016
Progressive (Ohio) PGR 29% 18,002.00 2.21 0.8882 0.6862 1/28/2016
Blackstone Group LP BX 29% 19,003.00 4.08 0.36 0.28 7/22/2016
Regions Financial CFG 20% 12,005.00 1.69 0.12 0.1 4/22/2016
American Financial Group Inc. AFG 15% 6,005.00 1.49 0.3215 0.28 10/4/2016
KeyCorp KEY 13% 10,009.00 2.72 0.085 0.075 5/20/2026
State Street Corp. STT 12% 27,000.00 2.19 0.38 0.34 9/16/2016
Bank of New York Mellon BK 12% 41,006.00 1.79 0.19 0.17 7/21/2016
Toronto Dominion Bank TD 11% 96,009.00 3.76 0.40124 0.36124 2/29/2016
Allstate Corp ALL 10% 25,000.00 1.88 0.33 0.3 2/16/2016
Travelers TRV 10% 32,004.00 2.20 0.67 0.61 4/22/2016
U.S. Bancorp USB 10% 73,004.00 2.36 0.28 0.255 9/19/2016
Marsh & McLennan MMC 10% 34,002.00 1.92 0.34 0.31 5/20/2026
JPMorgan Chase JPM 9% 234,002.00 2.85 0.48 0.44 5/18/2016
Regions Financial RF 8% 11,009.00 2.57 0.065 0.06 4/22/2016
SunTrust Banks STI 8% 21,001.00 2.25 0.26 0.24 8/10/2016
PNC Financial PNC 8% 43,300.00 2.57 0.55 0.51 7/8/2016
BB&T Corp. BBT 7% 30,001.00 3.03 0.3 0.28 7/27/2016
Discover Fin’l  DFS 7% 22,009.00 1.97 0.3 0.28 7/15/2016
Metlife Insurance MET 7% 51,003.00 3.28 0.4 0.375 4/27/2016
Eaton Vance EV 6% 4,002.00 2.81 0.28 0.265 10/13/2016
Northern Trust NTRS 6% 16,009.00 2.14 0.38 0.36 7/20/2016
BlackRock, Inc. BLK 5% 48,002.00 2.81 2.29 2.18 1/19/2016
Aflac Inc. AFL 5% 28,001.00 2.51 0.43 0.41 10/28/2016

One thought on “Top 25 Dividend Increases in the Financial Sector in 2016

  1. Thanks for sharing this great list. For all the troubles the financial sector has been facing it’s kind of reassuring to see some pretty impressive dividend raises for the year.

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