I invest in dividend growth stocks in order to generate a rising stream of dependable dividend income. Dividend income is more stable than capital gains. The amount and timing of dividend payments is more predicable than capital gains.
I review each holding at least once an year. As part of my monitoring process, I also review the latest dividend increases for companies I own and companies I am interested in.
I went through the list of dividend increases, and isolated instances where a company has managed to grow dividends for at least a decade. The companies include: