Ingersoll-Rand announced this week that the company will increase their quarterly dividend by 71% to $.12 per share.
The big dividend increase from HP was completely unexpected since the tech company had not raised their dividend since 1998.
General Electric pleasantly surprised investors today when they announced their second dividend increase this year.
Baxter International announced today that the company is increasing their quarterly dividend by 7% to $.31 per share.
Solera Holdings announced today that the company will increase their quarterly dividend by 20% to $.30 per share.