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)
3.3%$5.9208/20/202119162%7 Most-Hated Stocks on Wall Street That Are Actually Hidden Gems
Abbott Laboratories Abbott Laboratories
(NYE:ABT)
1.4%$1.8010/14/2021192616.6%7 Healthcare Stocks to Buy Now as the Pandemic Forces a Rethink
AFLAC AFLAC
(NYE:AFL)
2.3%$1.3208/17/2021197325.9%7 Retirement Stocks to Scoop Up if the Asset Bubble Bursts
Air Products & Chemicals Air Products & Chemicals
(NYE:APD)
2%$6.0009/30/202119547.9%The 10 Most Talked About Stocks on Reddit WallStreetBets
Archer Daniels Midland Archer Daniels Midland
(NYE:ADM)
2.3%$1.4808/17/2021192728%7 Retirement Stocks to Scoop Up if the Asset Bubble Bursts
AT&T AT&T
(NYE:T)
8.2%$2.0810/07/20211984-12.9%7 High-Yield Stock Gems for Income-Obsessed Investors
Atmos Energy Atmos Energy
(NYE:ATO)
2.7%$2.5008/20/20211984-3.8%7 Value Stocks That Will Reward Investors Who Have Some Patience
Automatic Data Processing Automatic Data Processing
(NGS:ADP)
1.7%$3.7209/09/2021197426%7 Mega-Cap Stocks to Buy That Have Stable Dividends
Becton, Dickinson & Co Becton, Dickinson & Co
(NYE:BDX)
1.3%$3.3209/08/20211926-2.1%3 Healthcare Stocks for Dividend Growth
Brown-Forman Brown-Forman
(NYE:BF.B)
1%$0.7209/02/20211960-13.1%7 Consumer Goods Stocks To Buy if the Pandemic Worsens
Cardinal Health Cardinal Health
(NYE:CAH)
4%$1.9609/30/20211983-11.4%7 Deep Value Stocks That Are an Even Better Buy Now After Tanking
Chevron Chevron
(NYE:CVX)
4.7%$5.3608/18/2021191232.7%7 Robinhood Stocks That Could Blow Up in 2022
Chubb Corporation Chubb Corporation
(NYE:CB)
1.7%$3.2009/16/2021190223.6%7 Value Stocks to Buy Ahead of Possible Interest Rate Hikes
Cincinnati Financial Cincinnati Financial
(NGS:CINF)
2%$2.5209/15/2021195438.7%7 A-Rated Dividend Stocks to Buy for Q4
Cintas Cintas
(NGS:CTAS)
0.9%$3.8011/12/2021198419.7%7 Overvalued Blue-Chip Stocks That Are Not Tech Stocks
Clorox Clorox
(NYE:CLX)
2.9%$4.6410/26/20211968-21%7 Consumer Goods Stocks To Buy if the Pandemic Worsens
Coca-Cola Coca-Cola
(NYE:KO)
3.1%$1.6811/30/202118931.2%7 Stocks to Buy on the Debt-Ceiling Standoff Slump
Colgate-Palmolive Colgate-Palmolive
(NYE:CL)
2.4%$1.8010/20/20211895-11.2%7 Recession-Resistant Stocks To Buy if You’re Feeling Nervous
Consolidated Edison Consolidated Edison
(NYE:ED)
4.1%$3.1011/16/202118855.1%7 Blue Chips to Shield Your Portfolio From Market Downturn
Dover Corporation Dover Corporation
(NYE:DOV)
1.2%$2.0008/30/2021194731.2%The 5 Best Industrial Stocks to Buy Today
Ecolab Ecolab
(NYE:ECL)
0.8%$1.9209/13/202119362.2%The 7 Best Dividend Stocks to Buy for Income Investors In July 2021 
Emerson Electric Emerson Electric
(NYE:EMR)
2.1%$2.0208/12/2021194719.6%3 Internet of Things Stocks to Buy Headed Into Q4
ExxonMobil ExxonMobil
(NYE:XOM)
5.3%$3.4808/12/2021188255.6%7 Robinhood Stocks That Could Blow Up in 2022
Franklin Resources Franklin Resources
(NYE:BEN)
3.6%$1.1209/29/2021198121.5%7 Top Dividend Stocks Trading at a Discount Worth Snapping Up
Genuine Parts Genuine Parts
(NYE:GPC)
2.4%$3.2609/02/2021194831.9%10 Dividend Aristocrat Stocks for Your Reliability Short List
Hormel Hormel
(NYE:HRL)
2.3%$0.9810/15/20211928-9.3%7 Best Stocks to Buy if You Don’t Like to Take Chances
Illinois Tool Works Illinois Tool Works
(NYE:ITW)
2.2%$4.8809/29/202119339%7 Dividend Stocks With 50 Years of Dividend Increases
Johnson & Johnson Johnson & Johnson
(NYE:JNJ)
2.6%$4.2411/22/202119444%7 of the Best Dividend Stocks for Passive Income
Kimberly-Clark Kimberly-Clark
(NYE:KMB)
3.4%$4.5609/09/20211935-4.1%10 Top Texas Stocks to Buy That Don’t Rely On Oil And Gas For Big Gains
Leggett & Platt Leggett & Platt
(NYE:LEG)
3.6%$1.6809/14/202119394.8%3 Dividend Stocks Cashing in on the Housing Boom
Lowe’s Lowe’s
(NYE:LOW)
1.4%$3.2010/19/2021196144.4%7 of the Best Dividend Stocks for Passive Income
McCormick & Co McCormick & Co
(NYE:MKC)
1.7%$1.3610/08/20211925-15.8%7 Best Stocks to Buy if You Don’t Like to Take Chances
McDonald’s McDonald’s
(NYE:MCD)
2.3%$5.5211/30/2021197613.1%7 Dividend Stocks to Avoid Despite Their Fat Yields
Medtronic Medtronic
(NYE:MDT)
2%$2.5209/23/202119774.6%7 Healthcare Stocks to Add to Your Portfolio
Nucor Nucor
(NYE:NUE)
1.5%$1.6209/29/20211973103.4%7 Stocks Set To Skyrocket Thanks to the Huge Infrastructure Bill
PepsiCo PepsiCo
(NGS:PEP)
2.7%$4.3009/02/202119528.3%7 Dividend Stocks To Buy for 2022 and Hold Forever
PPG Industries PPG Industries
(NYE:PPG)
1.5%$2.3611/09/2021189912%3 Big Stock Charts for Thursday: Merck, Anheuser-Busch InBev, and PPG Industries
Procter & Gamble Procter & Gamble
(NYE:PG)
2.4%$3.4810/21/202118911.9%7 Stocks to Buy on the Debt-Ceiling Standoff Slump
Sherwin-Williams Sherwin-Williams
(NYE:SHW)
0.7%$2.2011/18/20211979-56.8%The 10 Best Dividend Income Growers in the S&P 500
Stanley Black & Decker Stanley Black & Decker
(NYE:SWK)
1.7%$3.1611/30/202118774.3%7 Growth Stocks That You Should Sell in October
Sysco Sysco
(NYE:SYY)
2.4%$1.8809/30/202119702.9%10 Top Texas Stocks to Buy That Don’t Rely On Oil And Gas For Big Gains
T. Rowe Price T. Rowe Price
(NGS:TROW)
2.1%$4.3209/14/2021198634.6%10 Dividend Aristocrat Stocks for Your Reliability Short List
Target Target
(NYE:TGT)
1.4%$3.6011/16/2021196545.3%7 of the Best Dividend Stocks for Passive Income
UGI UGI
(NYE:UGI)
3.1%$1.3809/14/2021188524.3%7 Stocks To Buy if the Economy Rolls Over on Recessionary Worries
Universal Health Realty Trust Universal Health Realty Trust
(NYE:UHT)
4.9%$2.8009/17/20211987-9.9%9 REITs Ready to Raise Their Payouts This December
V.F. Corporation V.F. Corporation
(NYE:VFC)
2.8%$2.0012/09/20211941-17.1%5 Covered Call Trade Ideas to Aim for 5%
W.W. Grainger W.W. Grainger
(NYE:GWW)
1.5%$6.4808/06/202119654%3 Dividend Aristocrats Increasing Their Payouts
Walmart Walmart
(NYE:WMT)
1.5%$2.2012/09/202119732.3%Walmart Stock Trades at a Discount, Espcially Given Its Latest Moves
COMPANY DIVIDEND YIELD ANNUAL DIV RATE EX-DIV DATE DIVIDENDS PAID SINCE YTD RETURN RECENT NEWS

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