Month: March 2012

Dividend Challengers with High Growth Rates and Bullish Outlook

Dividend Challengers are stocks that have raised distributions to shareholders over a period of more than five consecutive years but less than 10 years.  These stocks will continue to grow their dividend for years to come.  These results in a higher yield to cost in the coming years as the dividend increases while the initial …

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Stocks Growing Dividends with High Equity Summary Scores

As the earnings season continues, many companies are increasing their dividends. While the dividend increase is positive for stocks, it doesn’t indicate that the stock outlook is bullish. For income investors seeking to implement new dividend positions, they should consider if the outlook for the stock is positive so they don’t fall into a bear …

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Main Street Capital (MAIN) Increases Monthly Dividend 7.7%

Main Street Capital Corporation (MAIN) announced that its Board of Directors declared monthly dividends of $0.14 per share for each of April, May and June 2012.  These monthly dividends, which will be payable pursuant to the table below, equal a total of $0.42 per share for the second quarter of 2012. The second quarter 2012 dividends represent …

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