Stocks with dividend hikes from last week originally published at "long-term-investments.blogspot.com". 19 companies increased its dividend payments last week and additional 7 other vehicles like funds boosted dividends to new levels.
The retailer TJX Companies is a popular name on the list. The company announced to raise dividends by 26.1 percent. Another big player is the financial services group PNC who operates money center banks within the states. PNC Financial Services announced to raise its dividends by 10 percent.
In total, 26 stocks and fund vehicles increased its dividend payments last week of which six are High-Yields and 10 are currently recommended to buy. The average dividend growth amounts to 16.83 percent.
Here are my favorite dividend growth stocks:
Take a closer look at the full table of stocks with recent dividend hikes. The average dividend growth amounts to 16.83 percent and the average dividend yield amounts to 3.94 percent. Stocks from the sheet are valuated with a P/E ratio of 15.35.The average P/S ratio is 6.55 and P/B 2.54.
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OZRK, CALM, CSCO, CHCO, GBAB, KED, KMF, MFA, MFV, OXM, PNC, ROK, SBR, GJK, SCVL, SIG, SCS, STEI, GJP, GJR, GJJ, TJX, WMC, ZF, ZTR