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Top 10 Dividend Increases in the First Half of 2013

From Oracle to FedEx, our list of first-half dividend winners

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American Express

AmericanExpress185Dividend Increase: 15%

If retailers are doing well, chances are financial services companies are seeing the benefits, and American Express (AXP) is doing very well indeed — and the company rewarded investors with a nice dividend bump up to 23 cents per share per quarter. AXP is yet another company that’s seen a major stock price move (up 28% year-to-date) that’s bitten into its pedestrian 1.25% dividend yield. AXP is seeing great results from the rollout of its Bluebird prepaid debit card program, and the rest of the year looks like a winner, too.

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