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V.F. Corp (VFC): A Fast-Growing Dividend Aristocrat That Could Be On Sale

Dividend aristocrats, those 51 companies in the S&P 500 that have raised payouts for 25+ consecutive years, often make excellent starting places to look for high-quality, long-term investments.   However, a common problem is that many dividend aristocrats are very large, slow growing blue chips that are so well known that they often trade at premium valuations. [...]

August 1st, 2017|Dividend Aristocrats|

Cincinnati Financial (CINF): A Dependable Dividend King With 56 Consecutive Years of Payout Growth

Cincinnati Financial (CINF) has increased its dividend for 56 consecutive years, an impressive streak that only seven other U.S. public companies can match.   Perhaps more impressively, a shareholder who purchased one share of this well-run insurer before 1957 would own more than 2,146 shares today, assuming all shares from stock dividends and splits were held. [...]

August 1st, 2017|Dividend Kings|