Showing posts from October, 2022

Stepan raises dividend for 55th consecutive year in 2022

Specialty chemicals maker Stepan Co (SCL) announced a dividend hike of 9.0% to 36.5 cents quarterly per share. This marks 55 straight years of dividend growth for Stepan.

Middlesex Water hikes dividend for 50th consecutive year in 2022

Water utility Middlesex Water Company (trading symbol MSEX) on October 21, 2022 announced a 7.8% dividend hike, marking the 50th consecutive year of dividend growth. The dividend yield is 1.6% at a stock price of $80.23 for MSEX.

A.O. Smith 2022 dividend increase | +7.1% to $0.30 quarterly per share

Dividend Aristocrat A.O. Smith Corporation (trading symbol AOS) has declared a new quarterly dividend of 30 cents per share on October 13, 2022. This will mark the 29th consecutive year of increased dividends by the heating products maker.

McDonald's hikes dividend by 10% in 2022 | 46th consecutive year of dividend growth

On October 13, 2022, McDonald's (trading symbol: MCD) announced 10.1% dividend increase to a new record high of $1.52 quarterly per share. This marks the 46th consecutive year of dividend growth for the  the world's leading global foodservice retailer.

RPM International hikes dividend for 49th year in 2022

Coatings and sealants maker RPM International (ticker symbol RPM) announced a 5.0% dividend hike on October 6, 2022, marking the 49th consecutive year of dividend growth. 

Nintendo 2022 stock split very welcome for smaller investors

In October 2022, investors with a smaller budget can now finally buy Nintendo shares more easily. The Japanese gaming company split its shares in the ratio 1:10.