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2011 Dividend Increases Nearly Doubled, and 7 Dividend Stocks that Led the Way

|Includes:GWW, LOW, SWK, TGT, TNC, WBA, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)

Have you noticed that investing in dividend growth stocks has gone main stream? What a change from a couple of years ago when dividends were considered "stodgy, for old people, yawn, boring!" With its new found attention, dividend growth stocks aren't disappointing their newly acquired fans. When all is said and the last word is written, 2011 was a great year for dividends!

Stocks: WMT, WBA, TGT, LOW, GWW, SWK, TNC