Consolidated Edison, Inc. (ED) has been named to the Dividend Channel ”S.A.F.E. 25” list, signifying a stock with above-average ”DividendRank” statistics including a strong 3.6% yield, as well as a superb track record of at least two decades of dividend growth, according to the most recent ”DividendRank” report.
According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, Consolidated Edison is a member of the iShares S&P 1500 Index ETF (ITOT), and is also an underlying holding representing 1.534285% of the SPDR S&P Dividend ETF (SDY), which holds $213,325,947.60 worth of ED shares.
Consolidated Edison made the “Dividend Channel S.A.F.E. 25” list because of these qualities: S. Solid return — hefty yield and strong DividendRank characteristics; A. Accelerating amount — consistent dividend increases over time; F. Flawless history — never a missed or lowered dividend; E. Enduring — at least two decades of dividend payments.
The annualized dividend paid by Consolidated Edison Inc is $2.68 per share, currently paid in quarterly installments, and its most recent dividend ex-date was on 11/14/2016.
Below is a long-term dividend history chart for ED, which the report stressed as being of key importance.