Companies Increasing Dividends

InvestorPlace’s weekly Companies Increasing Dividends feature gives investors a regular look at which firms are upping the antes on their regular dividends. Each week’s edition provides a snapshot look at each increase, including how big the increase is, the company’s new yield and dividend dates.

Recent Articles

Big Banks Lead 11 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

This week’s cadre of dividend stocks increasing payouts can best be described as a parade of too-big-to-fail banks. As the Federal Reserve issued the results of its annual “stress test” check up on the nation’s financial institutions, nearly all received the green light to raise dividends and buy back shares. More 

Home Depot Heads 15 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

The markets were relatively quiet this week, and while trading was rather sleepy, the number of high-profile dividend stocks increasing payouts was anything but somnambulant. Leading this week’s pack of dividend stocks increasing payouts is home improvement retailer and Dow component Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD). More 

Coke, Smoke and Kleenex Top 14 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

The week may have been shortened by the President’s Day holiday on Monday, but there was no shortage of dividend stocks increasing payouts. More 

Cisco Systems Tops 9 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

For this week’s bevy of dividend stocks increasing payouts, the timing against this bullish backdrop is once again fortuitous. Leading the pack higher this week was tech-giant and NASDAQ bellwether Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). More 

GM Revs Its Engine As 8 Dividend Stocks Increase Payouts

This week another group of big-name dividend stocks increased payouts, including an unofficial announcement from GM. More 

Trains, Fertilizer, Copiers Lead 15 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

This week there was a bevy of big-name dividend stocks increasing payouts. From trains to fertilizer to business machines, the eclectic batch of dividend stocks increasing payouts this week was a bonanza for income investors on the hunt for high dividend yield. More 

Kinder Morgan, Alaska Air Lead 9 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

The European Central Bank and its bigger-than-expected QE-style bond buying scheme caused the bulls to pour back into both U.S. and European equities, and that served as a nice backdrop for nine dividend stocks increasing payouts. More 

Oil (Yes, Oil!) Tops 7 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

Volatility, selling, a rising U.S. dollar and especially those plunging oil prices have dominated the market landscape since the beginning of the year. Now, however, we are flying headlong into earnings season, and that means we also are likely to see a bevy of big dividend stocks increasing shareholder payouts. This week, there were six high-profile dividend stocks moving to make shareholders happier, and one of the biggest came from the battered oil sector. More 

Ford Leads Pack of 8 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

It’s a new year, and that’s as good a reason as any for companies to keep shareholders happy by increasing dividends. And while the final week of December and the first few trading days of January were whisper quiet in terms of dividend stocks increasing payouts, in the past week we’ve seen a healthy number of prominent companies taking care of their respective owners. By far the highest-profile dividend stock increasing its payout was Ford Motor Company (F). More 

3 REITs to Buy for Big Dividends

Real Estate Investment Trusts will be just fine as interest rates rise, especially these three top-notch REITs. More