On January 24, 2017, Wells Fargo (WFC) announced a quarterly dividend of $0.38 for 4Q16. Wells Fargo is one of the highest dividend-paying stocks among its peers (XLF).
For 4Q16, FIS announced dividends of $0.29 per share, which is 12.0% higher on a year-over-year basis.
WestRock (WRK) reported fiscal 1Q17 net sales of $3.45 billion, a fall of 0.7% compared to net sales of $3.47 billion in fiscal 1Q16.
Spectrum Brands Holdings (SPB) rose 8.9% to close at $132.67 per share during the fourth week of January 2017.
Oshkosh (OSK) rose 4.2% to close at $72.55 per share during the fourth week of January 2017.
Delphi Automotive declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.29 per share on its common stock. The dividend will be paid on February 15, 2017.
Ball Corporation declared a cash dividend of $0.13 per share on its common stock. It will be paid on March 15 to shareholders of record as of March 1, 2017.
Hanesbrands reported fiscal 3Q16 net sales of $1.8 billion—a rise of 10.7% compared to net sales of $1.6 billion reported in fiscal 3Q15.
Analysts expect Consolidated Edison’s (ED) dividends to rise 3% for the next couple of years.
Consolidated Edison (ED) increased its dividends for the 43rd consecutive year on January 19, 2017.
Dominion Resources’ projected annual dividend growth of ~8% seems achievable for the next few years considering its balanced earnings and stability.
Dominion Resources’ (D) dividend growth rate of 7.3% in the last five years makes it a remarkable name in the industry.
Dominion Resources (D) is the fourth-largest utility by market capitalization in the US. It declared a quarterly dividend of $0.76 on January 24, 2017.
J.M. Smucker (SJM) reported fiscal 2Q17 net sales of $1.9 billion, a year-over-year fall of 7.9% compared to net sales of $2.1 billion in fiscal 2Q16.
Post Holdings declared a quarterly dividend of $0.9375 per share on its 3.75% Series B Cumulative Perpetual Convertible Preferred Stock.
AptarGroup (ATR) has a market cap of $4.6 billion. It fell 1.0% to close at $72.73 per share on January 19, 2017.
Sanderson Farms (SAFM) reported fiscal 4Q16 net sales of $790.8 million, a rise of 16.4% over its net sales of $679.6 million in fiscal 4Q15.
Duke Energy (DUK) has increased its dividend every year since 2005, and its dividends have increased 2.5%, compounded annually over the past five years.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT) has a market cap of $8.1 billion. It rose 0.49% to close at $30.74 per share on January 13, 2017.
CL rose 0.83% to close at $65.85 per share on January 12. Its weekly, monthly, and YTD price movements were -1.5%, -1.4%, and 0.63%, respectively.