"The only thing that gives me pleasure is to see my dividend coming in." --John D.
Rockefeller ... Dividends, those cash distributions that many companies pay out
regularly to shareholders from earnings, ... When you evaluate a company's
dividend-paying practices, ask yourself if the company can afford to pay the
Mar 10, 2015 ... To make this list, these companies' dividends over the past 12 ... When it comes
to a profit giant that could easily afford to increase dividend payments to ... an
example of a company that investors keep clamoring to pay more.
Nov 12, 2013 ... But the numbers show it can easily pay more without tanking its stock. ... $17
billion in profits last year, it can afford to pay more and even has an obligation ...
He says companies have more discretion in setting wages then they let on. ...
That means the ROE it has to satisfy investors after dividends is 15.4%.
Low dividend yield stock can add more growth to your portfolio. ... I believe in
dividend growth investing is because solid companies can afford to pay
dividends. ... Shaky companies can't keep increasing their dividend on a
Apr 16, 2014 ... A business can pay out more and more dividends as a portion of ... every single
year to keep up with (and hopefully exceed) inflation. ... I can no longer afford
both the rising debt payments and dividend payments. .... The ability to receive
dividends that increase from year to year from companies that don't ....
Jan 14, 2015 ... All of the companies on this list are growing even faster. ... Keep reading to see
five of the fastest growing dividend growth stocks available today. ... Nike will see
an increase in the amount of consumers that can afford their ...
Oct 12, 2013 ... ... records of maintaining consistent dividends – and can afford to keep ... of the
dividend in companies should cause your shares to increase ...
Jun 26, 2016 ... Forget raising the dividend -- can it avoid a dividend cut? ... Let's take a look at
the company's financial performance and try to gaze into the ... it looks like
Caterpillar can afford its dividends for now--but keep an eye on the ...
Oct 14, 2014 ... Though the world of dividend investing can seem conservative and .... companies
with a history of increasing their dividend over time, can be ... investors can make
(and keep) more money over the long-haul. ..... Be sure to see our analysis on
S&P 500 Companies that Can Afford to Start Paying a Dividend.
Apr 1, 2015 ... With nearly $180 billion in cash and securities on the company's ... Kessler thinks
Apple will raise the dividend by as much as 8 percent, to 15 percent. ... The yield
would also stay lower than the 2.5 percent Apple targeted itself in 2014. ...
Kessler's territory—but he said that at $16.5 billion, Apple can aff...