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January 25, 2011

Norfolk Southern Dividend Chugs Higher

Norfolk Southern announced today that the company is increasing their quarterly dividend by 11% to $.40 per share.


January 21, 2011

Washington Post Raises Dividend as Warren Buffet Exits

The dividend announcement was overshadowed by news that investing guru Warren Buffet is stepping down from the board of directors at the Washington Post.


First Horizon Restoring Dividend But Just Barely

First Horizon National announced on Wednesday that they are restoring their dividend program at $.01 per share.


January 3, 2011

First Dividend Increase in 2011 Comes From Spectra Energy

Spectra Energy announced today that the company will increase their quarterly dividend by 4% to $.26 per share.



December 14, 2010

CSC Raising Dividend 33%

CSC announced that the company will increase their quarterly dividend by 33% to $.20 per share.


December 1, 2010

Walt Disney Increases Dividend for 55th Consecutive Year

Walt Disney Company announced today that the company is increasing their annual dividend by 14% to $.40 per share.




November 2, 2010

Principal Financial Raises Dividend 10%

Principal Financial Group announced yesterday that the company will increase their annual dividend by 10% to $.55 per share.


October 21, 2010

Visa Rings Up Big Dividend Increase

Visa announced today that the company is increasing their quarterly dividend by 20% to $.15 per share.


September 29, 2010

CSX Dividend Chugs Higher

This announcement marks the eighth time in the past five years that CSX has increased their dividend payment.



September 16, 2010

Texas Instruments Raising Dividend for 7th Consecutive Year

Texas Instruments announced today that the company is increasing their quarterly dividend by 8 percent to $.13 per share.


September 2, 2010

High Yielding Verizon Inches Dividend Higher

Verizon Communications announced today that the company is increasing their quarterly dividend by 2.6 percent to $.4875 per share.



August 10, 2010

Questar Raises Dividend Again

This marks 263rd consecutive dividend paid by the company.



August 6, 2010

Delphi Financial Raises Dividend 10%

Delphi Financial Group announced yesterday that the company will increase their quarterly dividend by 10% to $.11 per share.



June 14, 2010

When to Buy BP Stock?

It was only 18 months ago that JP Morgan, Bank of America and even General Electric were in similar situations.


June 7, 2010

FedEx Moves Dividend Higher

FedEx announced today that they are increasing their quarterly dividend by 12% to $.12 per share.


May 20, 2010

Clorox Hikes Dividend for 33rd Consecutive Year

The dividend increase marks the 33rd consecutive year that Clorox has increased their annual dividend payout – dating back to 1977.