Dividend checks continue to beef up in Corporate America, as more companies jack up their distribution rates.
Let's take a closer look at some of the companies that inched their payouts higher this past week.
Let's start with Parker Hannafin
Green lawns aren't the only thing growing at Scotts Miracle-Gro
Finally we have Connecticut Water Service
Companies are starting to return more of their money to their investors, and shareholders aren't likely to be complaining. Refined petroleum limited partnership Buckeye Partners
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