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Best Dividend Paying Stocks For Dividend Growth Investors - January 2017

|Includes: Aflac Incorporated (AFL), AOS, BEN, CINF, CTAS, HRL, JNJ, LEG, PBCT, ROST, TROW, UTX, VFC

Dividend growth investing is a very popular approach which can fit within the ModernGraham methods. This article will look at companies reviewed by ModernGraham which have grown their dividends annually for at least the last 20 years.

For all 643 companies covered by ModernGraham, I track the number of years a company has grown its dividend, and provide that information in my individual company valuations.

Out of the 643 companies, only 63 have grown dividends annually for at least the last 20 years. Here is an overview of those companies:

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Disclosure: I am/we are long DOV,PBCT.

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