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)
5.4%$5.9608/19/20221916-38.8%7 Cheap Dividend Stocks to Buy Right Now
Abbott Laboratories Abbott Laboratories
(NYE:ABT)
1.8%$1.8810/13/20221926-26.8%7 Vaccine Stocks to Sell ASAP Now That the ‘Pandemic’s Over’
AFLAC AFLAC
(NYE:AFL)
2.7%$1.6008/23/20221973-0.5%7 Stocks to Buy This Week
Air Products & Chemicals Air Products & Chemicals
(NYE:APD)
2.7%$6.4809/30/20221954-23%The 7 Best Fuel Cell Energy Stocks to Buy Now
Archer Daniels Midland Archer Daniels Midland
(NYE:ADM)
1.9%$1.6008/16/2022192726.6%7 Consumer Stocks to Buy for Growth and Dividends
AT&T AT&T
(NYE:T)
7.2%$1.1110/06/20221984-38.7%The 3 Best Telecom Stocks to Buy Now
Atmos Energy Atmos Energy
(NYE:ATO)
2.7%$2.7208/19/20221984-4.7%7 Defensive Growth Stocks to Buy for February
Automatic Data Processing Automatic Data Processing
(NGS:ADP)
1.8%$4.1609/08/20221974-7.5%7 Top Tech Stocks to Buy Heading Into Q4 2022
Becton, Dickinson & Co Becton, Dickinson & Co
(NYE:BDX)
1.5%$3.4809/08/20221926-10.5%7 Blue-Chip Stocks That Will Survive 2022
Brown-Forman Brown-Forman
(NYE:BF.B)
1.1%$0.7509/02/20221960-10%7 Recession-Proof Stocks for Nervous Investors to Buy in 2022
Cardinal Health Cardinal Health
(NYE:CAH)
2.9%$1.9809/30/2022198332.6%3 Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy to Tap Into a Hidden Bull Market
Chevron Chevron
(NYE:CVX)
3.5%$5.6808/18/2022191239.2%This Is the Best Time to Buy These 4 Long-Term Energy Stocks
Chubb Corporation Chubb Corporation
(NYE:CB)
1.8%$3.3209/15/20221902-3.4%Today’s Biggest Pre-Market Stock Movers: 10 Top Gainers and Losers on Tuesday
Cincinnati Financial Cincinnati Financial
(NGS:CINF)
2.9%$2.7609/15/20221954-17.3%The 7 Best Financial Stocks to Buy Now
Cintas Cintas
(NGS:CTAS)
1.1%$4.6008/12/20221984-9.2%10 Long-term Stocks to Buy for the Next 15 Years
Clorox Clorox
(NYE:CLX)
3.6%$4.7210/25/20221968-27.3%7 Blue-Chip Stock Picks to Beat the September Market Slump
Coca-Cola Coca-Cola
(NYE:KO)
3.2%$1.7609/15/20221893-7.8%7 Robinhood Stocks That Are Too Cheap to Ignore
Colgate-Palmolive Colgate-Palmolive
(NYE:CL)
2.7%$1.8810/20/20221895-18.7%7 Recession Stocks That Can Survive Stagflation
Consolidated Edison Consolidated Edison
(NYE:ED)
3.8%$3.1608/16/20221885-3.1%6 No-Brainer Forever Stocks to Buy if You Have Money to Invest
Dover Corporation Dover Corporation
(NYE:DOV)
1.6%$2.0208/30/20221947-33.4%3 Undervalued Dividend Champions With High Return Potential
Ecolab Ecolab
(NYE:ECL)
1.4%$2.0409/19/20221936-38.3%7 S&P 500 Stocks to Buy on the Dip or You’ll Be Kicking Yourself Later
Emerson Electric Emerson Electric
(NYE:EMR)
2.6%$2.0608/11/20221947-16.3%7 Dividend Stocks to Watch for Stable Income
ExxonMobil ExxonMobil
(NYE:XOM)
3.4%$3.5208/11/2022188268%Why Are Energy Stocks Up Today?
Franklin Resources Franklin Resources
(NYE:BEN)
5.1%$1.1609/29/20221981-33.4%3 Dividend Aristocrats With Yields Over 4%
Genuine Parts Genuine Parts
(NYE:GPC)
2.3%$3.5809/01/2022194810.6%7 Retirement Stocks to Buy in Unexpected Sectors
Hormel Hormel
(NYE:HRL)
2.3%$1.0410/14/20221928-8.3%7 Blue-Chip Stock Picks to Beat the September Market Slump
Illinois Tool Works Illinois Tool Works
(NYE:ITW)
2.7%$5.2409/29/20221933-24%7 Dividend Stocks With 50 Years of Dividend Increases
Johnson & Johnson Johnson & Johnson
(NYE:JNJ)
2.8%$4.5208/22/20221944-5.8%7 Dividend Stocks That Are Too Cheap to Ignore
Kimberly-Clark Kimberly-Clark
(NYE:KMB)
4.1%$4.6409/08/20221935-22%7 Recession-Proof Stocks to Buy in October 
Leggett & Platt Leggett & Platt
(NYE:LEG)
5%$1.7609/14/20221939-16.7%7 High-Quality Dividend Stocks With High Yields
Lowe’s Lowe’s
(NYE:LOW)
2.1%$4.2010/18/20221961-23.9%7 Recession Stocks That Can Survive Stagflation
McCormick & Co McCormick & Co
(NYE:MKC)
2%$1.4810/07/20221925-24%MKC Stock Slumps as McCormick Misses on Earnings, Cuts Forecast
McDonald’s McDonald’s
(NYE:MCD)
2.4%$5.5208/31/20221976-12.8%7 Recession-Proof Stocks to Buy in October 
Medtronic Medtronic
(NYE:MDT)
3.2%$2.7209/22/20221977-19.9%7 Large-Cap Sleeper Stocks to Buy Before Wall Street Wakes Up
Nucor Nucor
(NYE:NUE)
1.7%$2.0009/29/202219732.1%7 Stocks to Sell Amid a Commodity Crash
PepsiCo PepsiCo
(NGS:PEP)
2.8%$4.6009/01/20221952-6.9%4 Blue-Chip Stocks to Sell in October
PPG Industries PPG Industries
(NYE:PPG)
2.1%$2.4808/09/20221899-33.2%7 Dividend Stocks to Buy and Hold Forever
Procter & Gamble Procter & Gamble
(NYE:PG)
2.9%$3.6507/21/20221891-23.6%7 Dow Sleeper Stocks to Buy Before Wall Street Wakes Up
Sherwin-Williams Sherwin-Williams
(NYE:SHW)
1.1%$2.4008/18/20221979-40.5%7 S&P 500 Stocks to Buy on the Dip or You’ll Be Kicking Yourself Later
Stanley Black & Decker Stanley Black & Decker
(NYE:SWK)
3.9%$3.2009/02/20221877-58.5%7 S&P 500 Stocks to Sell Before They Die
Sysco Sysco
(NYE:SYY)
2.7%$1.9610/06/20221970-7.7%7 Dividend Stocks to Buy and Hold Forever
T. Rowe Price T. Rowe Price
(NGS:TROW)
4.3%$4.8009/14/20221986-45.4%7 Dividend Stocks That Are Too Cheap to Ignore
Target Target
(NYE:TGT)
2.8%$4.3211/15/20221965-34.5%7 Most Undervalued Stocks to Buy Now
UGI UGI
(NYE:UGI)
4.4%$1.4409/14/20221885-29.6%6 Bargain Dividend Stocks to Buy Paying 3%+ Dividend Yields
Universal Health Realty Trust Universal Health Realty Trust
(NYE:UHT)
6.8%$2.8409/16/20221987-30%9 REITs Ready to Raise Their Payouts This December
V.F. Corporation V.F. Corporation
(NYE:VFC)
6.6%$2.0009/09/20221941-60.7%7 Retail Stocks to Dump Before the Coming Holiday Sales Slump
W.W. Grainger W.W. Grainger
(NYE:GWW)
1.4%$6.8808/05/20221965-3.1%3 Dividend Aristocrats Increasing Their Payouts
Walmart Walmart
(NYE:WMT)
1.7%$2.2412/08/20221973-10.6%7 Robinhood Stocks That Are Too Cheap to Ignore
COMPANY DIVIDEND YIELD ANNUAL DIV RATE EX-DIV DATE DIVIDENDS PAID SINCE YTD RETURN RECENT NEWS

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