Dividend Paying Stocks

High-growth momentum stocks are nice, but many investors these days are more interested in stability and dependable dividends. If you’re an income-oriented investor, this list of Dependable Dividend Stocks is for you.

Some of these stocks may be boring, some of the yields may not be thrilling and some may not have impressive earnings growth in their future. But all of these Dependable Dividend Stocks are rock-solid when it comes to preserving capital and making regular dividend  payments. Check out the list below and sort by company, yield or dividend history.

COMPANY DIVIDEND YIELD ANNUAL DIV RATE EX-DIV DATE DIVIDENDS PAID SINCE YTD RETURN RECENT NEWS
3M 3M
(NYE:MMM)
4.1%$5.9605/19/20221916-19%5 Beaten-Down Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy Now
Abbott Laboratories Abbott Laboratories
(NYE:ABT)
1.7%$1.8804/13/20221926-19.5%ABT Stock Climbs as Abbott Reaches a Baby Formula Deal With the FDA
AFLAC AFLAC
(NYE:AFL)
2.9%$1.6005/17/20221973-5.7%7 Stocks to Buy as the Fed Raises Rates
Air Products & Chemicals Air Products & Chemicals
(NYE:APD)
2.7%$6.4806/30/20221954-21.9%3 Hydrogen Stocks to Buy for a Green and Clean Future
Archer Daniels Midland Archer Daniels Midland
(NYE:ADM)
1.9%$1.6005/17/2022192724.3%Indonesia Palm Oil Ban Makes These 3 Stocks a Buy 
AT&T AT&T
(NYE:T)
5.4%$1.1104/13/20221984-17.1%5 Stocks to Buy for the Coming Recession
Atmos Energy Atmos Energy
(NYE:ATO)
2.4%$2.7205/20/202219846.6%7 Defensive Growth Stocks to Buy for February
Automatic Data Processing Automatic Data Processing
(NGS:ADP)
2%$4.1606/09/20221974-15.4%10 Smart Stocks to Buy on the Recent Market Correction
Becton, Dickinson & Co Becton, Dickinson & Co
(NYE:BDX)
1.4%$3.4806/08/202219260.3%3 Dividend Kings Trading for Bargain Prices
Brown-Forman Brown-Forman
(NYE:BF.B)
1.2%$0.7503/07/20221960-13.7%7 Recession-Proof Stocks for Nervous Investors to Buy in 2022
Cardinal Health Cardinal Health
(NYE:CAH)
3.6%$1.9806/30/202219838.4%7 Stock Picks to Play the Post-Pandemic Return of Dental Visits
Chevron Chevron
(NYE:CVX)
3.4%$5.6805/18/2022191243%7 Quality Dividend Stocks to Buy on the Dip
Chubb Corporation Chubb Corporation
(NYE:CB)
1.6%$3.3206/16/202219025.5%6 Stocks to Buy to Hedge Your Portfolio in a Down Market
Cincinnati Financial Cincinnati Financial
(NGS:CINF)
2.3%$2.7606/16/202219547.1%3 Profitable Passive Income Stocks to Buy for Your Retirement Years
Cintas Cintas
(NGS:CTAS)
1%$3.8005/13/20221984-18%10 Long-term Stocks to Buy for the Next 15 Years
Clorox Clorox
(NYE:CLX)
3.4%$4.6404/26/20221968-20.7%7 Quality Dividend Stocks to Buy on the Dip
Coca-Cola Coca-Cola
(NYE:KO)
2.9%$1.7606/14/202218933%The 5 Best Long-Term Stocks Every 30-Year-Old Should Buy and Hold
Colgate-Palmolive Colgate-Palmolive
(NYE:CL)
2.5%$1.8804/20/20221895-12%10 Consumer Staples Stocks to Buy and Hold in the Search for Safety
Consolidated Edison Consolidated Edison
(NYE:ED)
3.3%$3.1605/17/2022188512.3%7 Safe Investments for Seniors to Consider in 2022
Dover Corporation Dover Corporation
(NYE:DOV)
1.5%$2.0005/27/20221947-28%3 Dividend Kings Trading for Bargain Prices
Ecolab Ecolab
(NYE:ECL)
1.3%$2.0406/17/20221936-32%7 Top S&P 500 Stocks to Buy for a Volatile April
Emerson Electric Emerson Electric
(NYE:EMR)
2.5%$2.0605/12/20221947-10%6 Undervalued Stocks With Growing Earnings and Dividends
ExxonMobil ExxonMobil
(NYE:XOM)
3.8%$3.5205/12/2022188250.1%7 Quality Dividend Stocks to Buy on the Dip
Franklin Resources Franklin Resources
(NYE:BEN)
4.5%$1.1603/30/20221981-23%7 High-Quality Dividend Stocks With High Yields
Genuine Parts Genuine Parts
(NYE:GPC)
2.8%$3.5806/02/20221948-8.3%10 Dividend Aristocrat Stocks for Your Reliability Short List
Hormel Hormel
(NYE:HRL)
2.2%$1.0404/08/20221928-1.1%10 Retirement Stocks to Buy After Age 50
Illinois Tool Works Illinois Tool Works
(NYE:ITW)
2.4%$4.8806/29/20221933-18.2%7 Dividend Stocks With 50 Years of Dividend Increases
Johnson & Johnson Johnson & Johnson
(NYE:JNJ)
2.6%$4.5205/23/202219443.5%5 Stocks to Buy for the Coming Recession
Kimberly-Clark Kimberly-Clark
(NYE:KMB)
3.6%$4.6406/09/20221935-10.2%10 Retirement Stocks to Buy After Age 50
Leggett & Platt Leggett & Platt
(NYE:LEG)
4.8%$1.7606/14/20221939-10.1%7 High-Quality Dividend Stocks With High Yields
Lowe’s Lowe’s
(NYE:LOW)
1.7%$3.2004/19/20221961-28.5%4 Top Stock Trades for Thursday: QQQ, LOW, COST, CSCO
McCormick & Co McCormick & Co
(NYE:MKC)
1.6%$1.4804/08/20221925-6.5%10 S&P 500 Stocks to Buy Trading Within 5% of 52-Week Highs
McDonald’s McDonald’s
(NYE:MCD)
2.4%$5.5202/28/20221976-12.7%MCD Stock Alert: 11 Things to Know as McDonald’s Plans to Sell Russian Restaurants
Medtronic Medtronic
(NYE:MDT)
2.5%$2.5203/24/20221977-0.9%7 Medical Device Stocks to Buy as Covid-19 Fears Fade
Nucor Nucor
(NYE:NUE)
1.7%$2.0003/30/202219735.1%7 Cheap Long-Term Stocks to Buy Now
PepsiCo PepsiCo
(NGS:PEP)
2.8%$4.6006/02/20221952-6.6%7 Consumer Stocks to Buy and Hold for Years
PPG Industries PPG Industries
(NYE:PPG)
2%$2.3605/09/20221899-30.6%3 Big Stock Charts for Thursday: Merck, Anheuser-Busch InBev, and PPG Industries
Procter & Gamble Procter & Gamble
(NYE:PG)
2.6%$3.6504/21/20221891-13.3%7 Quality Dividend Stocks to Buy on the Dip
Sherwin-Williams Sherwin-Williams
(NYE:SHW)
0.9%$2.4005/19/20221979-26.8%7 Death-Cross Stocks to Buy When Others Are Selling
Stanley Black & Decker Stanley Black & Decker
(NYE:SWK)
2.7%$3.1606/06/20221877-38.3%7 Blue-Collar Stocks to Buy as Workers Rethink White-Collar Ideals
Sysco Sysco
(NYE:SYY)
2.5%$1.9606/30/20221970-2%10 Consumer Staples Stocks to Buy and Hold in the Search for Safety
T. Rowe Price T. Rowe Price
(NGS:TROW)
3.9%$4.8006/14/20221986-38.1%7 Dividend Stocks to Boost Your Retirement Savings
Target Target
(NYE:TGT)
2.3%$3.6005/17/20221965-32.9%Roblox Stock May Have Bottomed
UGI UGI
(NYE:UGI)
3.6%$1.4406/14/20221885-11.8%3 Recession-Proof Dividend Stocks to Buy
Universal Health Realty Trust Universal Health Realty Trust
(NYE:UHT)
5.7%$2.8203/18/20221987-16.6%9 REITs Ready to Raise Their Payouts This December
V.F. Corporation V.F. Corporation
(NYE:VFC)
4.2%$2.0006/09/20221941-35.4%10 Stocks to Buy Heading Into the Teeth of Winter
W.W. Grainger W.W. Grainger
(NYE:GWW)
1.5%$6.8805/06/20221965-10.4%3 Dividend Aristocrats Increasing Their Payouts
Walmart Walmart
(NYE:WMT)
1.9%$2.2408/11/20221973-17.6%Roblox Stock May Have Bottomed
COMPANY DIVIDEND YIELD ANNUAL DIV RATE EX-DIV DATE DIVIDENDS PAID SINCE YTD RETURN RECENT NEWS

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