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2 Upcoming Dividend Increases

Published Thu, 11 Oct 2018 09:53:01 -0400 on Seeking Alpha

Introduction I love stocks that grow their dividends year in and out. Hopefully, you do too! If so, you are in the right place. The list is definitely light this week as we are in the tail end of the calendar year. More companies will announce their dividend increases during the first half of the year. Nevertheless, we have two great increases coming up. How many of you can say you received a 9% raise this year? This is the beauty of buying and holding great dividend stocks.
I've created a list of stocks that grow their dividends and happen to be increasing them next week. This list is a trimmed-down version only covering dividend increases. A full upcoming dividend calendar is available here.
If you know how this was built and the caveats, feel free to jump down to the lists themselves.
How It's Assembled The information presented below was created by combining the "U.S. Dividend Champion" spreadsheet hosted here, with upcoming dividend information from Nasdaq. This meshes metrics about companies with dividend growth history with upcoming dividend payments (and whether those payments are increasing). These companies all have a minimum 5-year dividend growth history.
Why Should I Care? Dividend increases are one of the most outward signs by management as to how business is going. Dividend yields also don't live in isolation; share prices tend to follow increases, as investors will move into a stock to claim the new payments. All else being equal,... Read more

Stock name Last trade   P/E Earnings/Share Dividend/Share Dividend yield
RPM INTERNATIONAL 60.99   37.4 1.63 1.40 2.34
ACCENTURE 184.97   26.9 6.87 2.92 1.58


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