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Top Dividend Growth Stocks By Sector

Published Wed, 12 Sep 2018 08:16:39 -0400 on Seeking Alpha

Last Saturday, I published the September edition of my 10 Dividend Growth Stocks series. The top-ranked stock this month is Comcast (CMCSA), one of five Consumer Discretionary sector stocks in the 10 top-ranked stocks.
I rank a selection of the CCC stocks every month and present 10 stocks worthy of consideration. This month I ranked 240 CCC stocks, significantly more than I usually do. The ranking process is quite involved, as I manually collect data from several sources. Prior to this month's ranking of 240 CCC stocks, I've limited the number to about 50 stocks at a time.
One advantage of ranking so many stocks is that I can review the top-ranked stocks by sector. Dividend growth investors should find these sector-based lists informative, especially for purposes of diversification.
Recap of Ranking Process Details on the composition of the 240 CCC stocks can be found in the linked article above. In essence, the list contains quality dividend growth stocks with established track records of paying and regularly increasing dividends.
Overwhelmingly, the stocks are dividend growth stocks with at least 10 consecutive years of dividend increases and have market caps of at least $1 billion. Most of the stocks have current yields of at least 1%, although I gave a free pass to a few dividend growth stocks in my DivGro portfolio that yield less than 1%.
Collectively, the 240 stocks have returned 17.4% over the last year and have outperformed the S&P 500 by... Read more

Stock name Last trade   P/E Earnings/Share Dividend/Share Dividend yield
TANGER FACTORY OUTLET CENTERS 16.26   18.9 0.86 1.42 8.57
OMEGA HEALTHCARE INVESTORS 37.36   28.3 1.32 2.64 7.18
ALTRIA GROUP 50.53   15.4 3.28 3.20 6.47
AT&T 32.79   12.2 2.68 2.04 6.13
OCCIDENTAL PETROLEUM 51.01   9.6 5.31 3.16 6.11
LAZARD 36.14   9.9 3.64 1.88 5.19
ONEOK 69.16   23.5 2.94 3.46 4.93
WP CAREY & CO 84.92   27.0 3.15 4.14 4.89
LYONDELLBASELL INDUSTRIES 85.72   7.8 11.05 4.20 4.78
DOMINION RESOURCES 76.85   36.6 2.10 3.67 4.74
VENTAS 68.90   54.7 1.26 3.17 4.65
EXXON MOBIL 74.99   17.3 4.34 3.48 4.61
IBM 149.63   15.5 9.68 6.48 4.51
VALERO ENERGY 83.35   12.7 6.55 3.60 4.28
CARDINAL HEALTH 44.99   449.9 0.10 1.92 4.27
VERIZON COMM 57.21   14.7 3.88 2.41 4.20
REALTY INCOME 70.10   52.3 1.34 2.72 3.89
CHEVRON 125.04   17.3 7.23 4.76 3.83
NATIONAL RETAIL PROPERTIES 52.59   35.3 1.49 2.06 3.77
DIGITAL REALTY 117.73   93.4 1.26 4.32 3.62
CVS CAREMARK 55.94   0.0 -0.44 2.00 3.56
PHILLIPS 66 101.92   9.0 11.28 3.60 3.55
ARCHER-DANIELS-MIDLAND 40.25   13.8 2.91 1.40 3.47
CONSOLIDATED EDISON 87.24   20.1 4.35 2.96 3.38
PFIZER 43.06   22.1 1.95 1.44 3.36
AMGEN 178.39   14.2 12.53 5.80 3.28
WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE 54.44   10.7 5.10 1.83 3.23
PUBLIC STORAGE 247.55   28.7 8.62 8.00 3.21
MDU RESOURCES GROUP 26.52   19.2 1.38 0.81 3.13
FEDERAL REALTY INVESTMENT TRUST 130.32   41.4 3.15 4.08 3.11
OMNICOM GROUP 81.35   13.7 5.94 2.60 3.09
AMERICAN ELECTRIC POWER 90.28   21.8 4.14 2.68 2.94
FRANKLIN RESOURCES 35.45   11.9 2.97 1.04 2.94
JM SMUCKER 115.89   25.6 4.53 3.40 2.94
PAYCHEX 84.56   29.6 2.86 2.48 2.91
TARGET 88.50   15.5 5.71 2.64 2.90
NUCOR 54.69   6.9 7.96 1.60 2.88
JOHNSON & JOHNSON 132.07   21.9 6.03 3.80 2.87
PEPSICO 132.88   14.7 9.02 3.82 2.86
T. ROWE PRICE GROUP 108.47   14.3 7.57 3.04 2.79
EVERSOURCE ENERGY 76.77   22.8 3.37 2.14 2.77
WISCONSIN ENERGY 87.85   25.5 3.45 2.36 2.74
CUMMINS 172.80   11.2 15.43 5.24 2.69
XCEL ENERGY 61.93   24.7 2.51 1.62 2.66
EVERCORE PARTNERS 87.19   11.2 7.79 2.32 2.64
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS 117.26   21.3 5.51 3.08 2.63
AMERIPRISE FINANCIAL 148.66   11.3 13.11 3.88 2.61
ILLINOIS TOOL WORKS 150.00   20.0 7.51 4.00 2.61
PROCTER & GAMBLE 115.44   27.5 4.20 2.98 2.57
KROGER 21.66   9.5 2.28 0.64 2.55
HOME DEPOT 214.44   21.6 9.92 5.44 2.50
CISCO SYSTEMS 57.36   19.8 2.90 1.40 2.45
LOCKHEED MARTIN 356.21   18.2 19.57 8.80 2.41
NEXTERA ENERGY 212.36   35.2 6.04 5.00 2.41
UGI 51.58   23.7 2.18 1.20 2.28
BOEING 377.36   21.6 17.48 8.22 2.22
GENERAL DYNAMICS 183.18   16.5 11.10 4.08 2.18
MEDTRONIC 101.34   29.6 3.42 2.16 2.16
TRAVELERS 152.71   15.5 9.85 3.28 2.12
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS 100.87   19.3 5.22 2.12 2.09
RAYTHEON 176.09   16.4 10.73 3.77 2.09
BANK OF AMERICA 29.40   10.5 2.80 0.60 2.06
AIR PRODUCTS & CHEMICALS 224.53   29.3 7.67 4.64 2.05
TELEPHONE & DATA SYSTEMS 32.36   24.3 1.33 0.66 2.05
HORMEL FOODS 41.79   22.8 1.83 0.84 2.04
ALBEMARLE 74.47   11.6 6.40 1.47 2.02
INTERNATIONAL FLAVORS & FRAGRANCES 143.10   41.2 3.47 2.92 2.02
UNION PACIFIC 174.25   21.3 8.18 3.52 2.01
PRAXAIR 165.49   34.5 4.80 3.30 2.00
CHUBB 148.28   17.6 8.41 3.00 1.99
AO SMITH 43.58   17.2 2.54 0.88 1.98
ATMOS ENERGY 107.27   25.6 4.19 2.10 1.95
AFLAC 55.00   13.5 4.08 1.08 1.94
ADP 166.46   37.8 4.40 3.16 1.91
COMCAST 44.06   16.8 2.63 0.84 1.89
AMERISOURCEBERGEN 85.52   19.9 4.29 1.60 1.87
WAL-MART STORES 114.72   39.7 2.89 2.12 1.85
LOWES COMPANIES 103.75   35.5 2.92 2.20 1.80
AMERICAN TOWER 205.56   67.8 3.03 3.68 1.76
ORACLE 58.12   19.3 3.01 0.96 1.64
TJX 55.22   22.6 2.44 0.92 1.64
NORTHROP GRUMMAN 321.14   18.3 17.59 5.28 1.63
PPG INDUSTRIES 117.00   21.5 5.45 1.92 1.63
UNITEDHEALTH GROUP 260.60   20.2 12.88 4.32 1.63
FEDEX 165.38   89.4 1.85 2.60 1.53
APPLE 202.59   17.0 11.89 3.08 1.51
ACCENTURE 193.93   26.9 7.20 2.92 1.51
SILGAN 30.15   14.9 2.02 0.44 1.45
WESTLAKE CHEMICAL 68.15   11.4 5.97 1.00 1.44
MICROSOFT 136.62   27.0 5.07 1.84 1.35
WALT DISNEY 141.63   15.9 8.91 1.76 1.22
CHURCH & DWIGHT 75.52   32.3 2.34 0.91 1.21
STRYKER 210.45   22.7 9.27 2.08 1.01
NIKE 87.44   35.1 2.49 0.88 0.99
ROSS STORES 106.61   24.8 4.30 1.02 0.95
ECOLAB 197.28   39.1 5.04 1.84 0.94
NVIDIA 168.44   31.8 5.29 0.64 0.38

TANGER FACTORY OUTLET CENTERS - SKT
TANGER FACTORY OUTLET CENTERS - SKT  


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