Dividend checks continue to get fatter Corporate America, as more companies jack up their distribution rates.
Readers of the Income Investor newsletter can certainly appreciate that kind of thinking. Let's take a closer look at some of the companies that inched their payouts higher this past week.
Let's start with Yamana Gold
Principal Financial Group
Finally, we have Calavo Growers
Calavo's success has resulted in steady hikes. Its annual dividend was a mere $0.20 a share eight years ago.
It's encouraging to see companies improving their yields at a time when fixed-income investments are on the floor. These companies join Emerson Electric
Subscribers to the Income Investor newsletter can appreciate the companies sending more and more money to their investors. The newsletter singles out companies that are committed to growing their distributions with market-thumping results.
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