Showing posts from July, 2017

Stanley Black & Decker raises dividend for 50th year

Dividend Aristocrat Stanley Black & Decker (SWK) will raise its dividend by 8.6%.

PPG Industries raises dividend for 46th year

Paint and coatings maker PPG Industries (PPG) will raise its dividend by 12.5%

Walgreens BA raises dividend for 42nd year

Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) will increase its dividend by 6.7 percent.

25 Dividend Aristocrats with double digit gains in 2017

The average Dividend Aristocrat is doing nicely in 2017 with a year-to-date gain of 8.2% as of July 6, 2017 (based on Total Returns). C.R. Bard (BCR) is the biggest gainer this year, Target is the worst performer of all 52 Aristocrats.