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7 More Upcoming Dividend Increases Including This Dividend King

Published Thu, 17 Sep 2020 11:26:42 -0400 on Seeking Alpha

Seeking AlphaDividend Quick Picks7 More Upcoming Dividend Increases Including This Dividend KingSep. 17, 2020 11:26 AM ET|| Includes: AMT, CONE, FRT, IFF, NJR, PM, PORby: Dividend DerekDividend Derek Dividend Growth Investing, Long Only, long-term horizon, Dividend InvestingCustom Stock Alerts.cls-1{fill:#024999;}SummaryAll stocks have at least five fiscal years of dividend growth history and come from the U.S. Dividend Champions List.
An average increase of 3.42% and a median increase of 2.67%.
Seven increases for next week (same as last week).
Federal Realty Trust continues its hefty dividend growth streak of 53+ years with a 0.95% increase.
No don't adjust your set, the article headline this week could mirror last weeks perfectly. Seven more dividend increases including a dividend king.
This article series is designed to keep investors informed of upcoming dividend increases. Any company can increase its dividend, but these companies have a history of annual increases. For dividend growth investors, this can be an opportunity to start or add to positions prior to a new increased payout. This can be especially important for retirees who live on dividend checks.
The lists I've compiled provide various stats for the stocks that are increasing their dividends next week.
This list is a trimmed-down version only covering dividend increases. A full upcoming dividend calendar is always 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 Champions" 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 five-year dividend growth history.
As a point of clarification, companies are included that... Read more

Stock name Last trade   P/E Earnings/Share Dividend/Share Dividend yield
PHILIP MORRIS INTERNATIONAL 74.90   14.9 5.03 4.68 6.12
FEDERAL REALTY INVESTMENT TRUST 135.76   40.4 3.36 4.20 3.00
PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC 55.76   24.9 2.24 1.54 2.79
NEW JERSEY RESOURCES 45.08   29.7 1.52 1.25 2.67
CYRUSONE 74.17   0.0 -0.69 2.00 2.53
INTERNATIONAL FLAVORS & FRAGRANCES 127.10   37.2 3.42 3.00 2.36
AMERICAN TOWER 218.85   66.3 3.30 3.68 1.70