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Stocks That Have Recently Increased Dividends

|Includes: Amcor plc (AMCR), DBD, LB, LLL, MA, MMM, SWM

The stock market is rising and more and more companies are raising their dividends. Unemployment is down, and it appears that the economy is improving. When a stock raises its dividend, it is always a good sign. Here are some that have boosted their dividends recently.

Bemis (BMS) raised its quarterly dividend 4%

Diebold (OTCPK:DBD) raised its quarterly dividend 1%

EMS-Chemie Holding AG raised its dividend 43%

Limited Brands (LTD) raised its quarterly dividend 20%

L-3 Communications (NYSE:LLL) raised its quarterly dividend 10%

MasterCard (NYSE:MA) doubled its quarterly dividend

Polaris Industries Inc. has approved a 14% increase in its regular cash dividend

Schweitzer-Mauduit (NYSE:SWM) doubled its dividend

3M (NYSE:MMM) raised its quarterly dividend 8%

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