Dividend Challengers: 18 Increases Expected In The Next 11 Weeks – Seeking Alpha

Dividend Challengers: 18 Increases Expected In The Next 11 Weeks – Seeking Alpha: In compiling the Dividend Champions list (found here), I get to see which companies are nearing the anniversaries of their previous dividend increases. Since most of these firms raise their payout about the same time every year, I can say with some confidence that they are likely to do so again.

Jumping the Fiscal Cliff

Anticipating the possible changes in dividend taxation, it appears that many companies that would normally announce increases in January have accelerated those into 2012, hence the relatively small number of January dates below. But a healthy crop of expected increases is expected during February, which coincides with the “forward look” of about 11 weeks for this article.

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Posted on December 15, 2012, in David Fish, Dividend Challengers. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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