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23 Upcoming Dividend Increases

Published Thu, 06 Dec 2018 21:39:58 -0500 on Seeking Alpha

Introduction
I love stocks that grow their dividends year in and out. You probably do too! If so, you are in the right place. I've created a list of stocks that are increasing their dividend 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, a 10% dividend hike should see an approximately 10% share price appreciation over time as the market adjusts to the higher payment. This produces a great flywheel effect whereby an investor can increase their income and see the face value of their investment increase.
Especially for retirees not receiving paychecks, dividend increases help cushion the never-ending... Read more

Stock name Last trade   P/E Earnings/Share Dividend/Share Dividend yield
IRON MOUNTAIN 34.14   28.4 1.20 2.44 7.29
PREFERRED APARTMENT COMMUNITIES 14.60   0.0 -1.61 1.05 7.19
GAMING AND LEISURE PROPERTIES 38.48   24.7 1.56 2.72 7.02
LAMAR ADVERTISING 79.74   22.2 3.60 3.84 4.98
MERCURY GENERAL 54.55   15.4 3.53 2.51 4.54
HEWLETT PACKARD 18.75   6.9 2.71 0.64 3.37
C&F FINANCIAL 52.00   9.7 5.36 1.48 3.05
DTE ENERGY 129.23   21.3 6.07 3.78 2.94
MDU RESOURCES GROUP 27.98   19.0 1.47 0.81 2.91
SPIRE 86.48   23.0 3.76 2.37 2.80
MERCK & CO 83.31   23.3 3.57 2.20 2.69
MUTUALFIRST FINANCIAL 31.85   0.0 0.00 0.80 2.58
AMEREN 76.50   23.7 3.23 1.90 2.56
UNITED COMMUNITY BANKS 27.53   12.5 2.20 0.68 2.46
PROSPERITY BANCSHARES 70.40   14.9 4.73 1.64 2.39
POLYONE 34.40   19.2 1.79 0.78 2.29
TRICO BANCSHARES 36.52   13.1 2.78 0.88 2.11
ADP 160.41   30.6 5.24 3.16 1.92
MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS 166.14   28.1 5.91 2.28 1.39
AIR LEASE 44.88   9.2 4.89 0.52 1.20
UTAH MEDICAL PRODUCTS 99.68   22.2 4.49 1.10 1.14

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