Dividend checks continue to get fatter 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 Broadcom
Shares of United Parcel Service
Finally we have Hershey
An improving economy is giving more companies the flexibility to prop up their yields. These four companies join trucker J.B. Hunt
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