Invesco (IVZ) lifts dividend by 4%.

Invesco's (NYSE:IVZ) dividend was increased by 4%.  Its overall yield is 3.78%. The firm started paying a dividend in 1997. Invesco Ltd. is a publicly owned global investment management company.  The investment company provides services to individual investors, public pension funds, unions, endowments, and sovereign wealth clients. The firm manages stock, bond, commodity, and balanced products. … Continue reading Invesco (IVZ) lifts dividend by 4%.

Principal Financial Group (PFG) raises dividend by 2%

Principal Financial Group's (NYSE:PFG) dividend was increased by 2%.  Its overall yield is 2.89%. The firm started paying a dividend in 2002. Principal Financial Group is a large global provider of insurance, retirement, and asset management services. The firm operates through multiple segments including; Retirement and Income Solutions, Principal Global Investors, Principal International, and U.S. Insurance … Continue reading Principal Financial Group (PFG) raises dividend by 2%

Top 100 firm Phillips 66 (PSX) raises dividend by 11%

Phillips 66's (NYSE:PSX) dividend was increased by 11%.  Its overall yield is 3.57%. The firm started paying a dividend in 2012. Phillips 66 is a large U.S. based energy manufacturing and refining firm.  The energy company has operations in refining, chemicals, and midstream pipeline operations. Midstream operations include gathering, processing, and transporting natural gas liquids.  The … Continue reading Top 100 firm Phillips 66 (PSX) raises dividend by 11%

Top 100 stock Cardinal Health (CAH) increases dividend by 3%

Cardinal Health's (NYSE:CAH) dividend was increased by 3%.  Its overall yield is 2.54%. The firm started paying a dividend in 1983. Cardinal Health is a very large distributor of pharmaceuticals and medical supplies to pharmacies and hospitals throughout the United States.  It provides pharmaceutical inventory management and sales, procurement, and logistics support. It distributes both branded and … Continue reading Top 100 stock Cardinal Health (CAH) increases dividend by 3%

Top 100 stock PepsiCo, Inc. (PEP) hikes dividend by 7%

PepsiCo's (NYSE:PEP) dividend was increased by 7%.  Its overall yield is 2.85%. The firm started paying a dividend in 1972. PepsiCo is a large comglomerate beverage company. Its products include Doritos, Tostitos, Lays, and Cheetos cheese-flavored snacks, branded dips.  As well as Quaker oatmeal, grits, granola, and Aunt Jemima mixes and syrups.  Its Beverages segment offers … Continue reading Top 100 stock PepsiCo, Inc. (PEP) hikes dividend by 7%

Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM) hikes dividend by 3%

Exxon Mobil's (NYSE:XOM) dividend was increased by 3%.  Its overall yield is 3.76%. The firm started paying a dividend in 1993. Exxon Mobil is one of the largest energy firms in the world. It explores for and produces crude oil and natural gas in the United States, Europe, Latin America, Asia, and Australia. The company operates … Continue reading Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM) hikes dividend by 3%

2 Premier Healthcare Dividend Stocks

The S&P 500 is currently trading at a forward P/E ratio of 17.1. The current valuation of the stock market is well above the 5-year average (15.1) and its 10-year average (14.4) as well. That is making it difficult for dividend investors to find new potential candidates for purchase, especially after the election rally.  Many stocks within the … Continue reading 2 Premier Healthcare Dividend Stocks

The Best Restaurant Stocks for Dividend Investors

Restaurant stocks can be great investments for dividend investors. In fact, the average American eats at a restaurant 5.8 times a week (which equals an average of $2,600 annually, per person). However, the restaurant space is very competitive, and soaring profits can quickly turn into a slump. Think about Ruby Tuesday (NYSE: RT), for example.  … Continue reading The Best Restaurant Stocks for Dividend Investors

IBM Corp. (IBM) raises dividend 7% & remains a very cheap technology stock

IBM's (NYSE:IBM) dividend was increased by 7%.  Its overall yield is 3.78%. The firm started paying a dividend in 1913. International Business Machines Corporation provides information technology services and makes hardware products on a worldwide basis. The firm's products span a wide range of hardware, services, and now software. IBM operates in over 175 countries. More … Continue reading IBM Corp. (IBM) raises dividend 7% & remains a very cheap technology stock

Southern Company (SO) hikes dividend by 4% & remains a low risk utility investment

Southern's (NYSE:SO) dividend was increased by 4%.  Its overall yield is 4.69%. The Southern Company operates in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity. The utility giant has 44,000 megawatts of generating capacity and over 1,500 billion cubic feet of natural gas consumption. It serves 9 million electric and gas utility customers a year.  The … Continue reading Southern Company (SO) hikes dividend by 4% & remains a low risk utility investment