The S&P 500® Dividend Aristocrats List 2017

The S&P 500® Dividend Aristocrats® Index measure the performance of S&P 500 companies that have increased dividends every year for the last 25 consecutive year or more. Companies achieveing the aristrocrats desingation are unique since increasing dividends for many years is not an easy. Invstors looking for consistent dividend payers among the S&P 500 companies can …

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Dividend Stock Lists for US, Canada, Europe and UK: Links

One of the strategies followed by some investors is the Dividend Growth strategy. This involves investing in stocks that not only pay dividends but also increase them year after year. While researching on this topic, I came some lists that other bloggers maintain. The following are the links of these dividend stock lists from the …

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The World’s 20 Biggest Dividend Payers

The Henderson Global Dividend Index from Henderson Global Investors is a long-term study of global dividend trends. The report contains fascinating facts on dividends paid out by firms based on various regions and countries. The latest edition released last month lists the top dividend payers in the world. The World’s 20 Biggest Dividend Payers are listed in …

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Five Bank Stocks Yielding More Than 5% Dividends

After the recent rout in equity markets worldwide some of the banking stocks are worth a look at current levels. Since share prices have declined, high quality banks have dividend yields of more than 5%. Unlike banks that are still bogged in credit-crisis era issues, the following banks are relatively in healthy shape and are …

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The World’s Biggest Dividend Payers

The Henderson Global Dividend Index from Henderson Global Investors is a long-term study into global dividend trends. The report reviews the dividend payments by global companies with 2009 as the base year. Unlike other research studies, this study is interesting since it is at a global level and shows the trend of dividends paid out to investors. …

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