20+ YEAR DIVIDEND GROWERS

These consistent dividend growth companies have raised their dividend for at least 20 consecutive years. You can see all of the stocks in the Dividend Aristocrats Index here.

Cincinnati Financial (CINF): Will Catastrophe Events Jeopardize Its Dividend?

Catastrophes such as hurricanes, tornados, and floods are never pleasant, and they can make or break insurance companies.   The year 2016 saw its fair share of disasters, including record-breaking snowfall throughout the East Coast [...]

Ready to boost your dividend portfolio? Start your 10-day free trial today.

Sign Up Now

Ideas - 20+ Year Dividend Growers

TickerCompany NameSectorIndustryCategoryMarket Cap ($M)Market CapSafety ScoreGrowth ScoreYield ScoreDividend YieldDividend Growth StreakEPS Payout Ratio5yr Median EPS PayoutFCF Payout Ratio5yr Median FCF PayoutEx-Dividend DatePay Date1yr Dividend Growth3yr Dividend Growth5yr Dividend Growth10yr Dividend GrowthAnnual Dividend ($)Dividend Payment ($)Payment FrequencyP/E RatioFree Cash Flow YieldEnterprise Value / SalesEnterprise Value / EBITPrice-to-Book RatioGross MarginOperating MarginProfit MarginFCF MarginReturn on Equity5yr Median ROEROIC5yr Median ROIC1yr Sales Growth5yr Sales CAGR1yr EPS Growth5yr EPS CAGRCurrent RatioDebt to CapitalDebt to CapitalDebt to EquityDebt to EquityNet Debt to EBITNet Debt to EBITEBIT / InterestEBIT / Interest1yr Total Return5yr Total Return CAGR
ABBV AbbVie Inc. Medical Pharma 1.59 99,993 Large: $10B to $100B 86 89 79 4.15 20+ Years 79 68 01/11/2017 02/15/2017 13 13 2.6 0.6 Quarterly 16.6 7.0 5.1 14.2 15.49 80.3 33.0 22.5 30.6 130 102.0 15.5 22.0 8 8 31 3 1.8 0.9 Very High Debt: > 0.7 5.8 Very High Debt: > 2.0 3.2 Above Average Risk: 2.0 to 5.0 10.5 Low Risk: 8x to 15x 17
ABM ABM Industries Incorporated Business Services Building Maintenance & Service 0.83 2,177 Mid: $2B to $10B 93 43 35 1.71 20+ Years 39 53 49 32 01/03/2017 02/06/2017 3 3 3 4 0.7 0.2 Quarterly 39.5 1.7 0.5 43.7 2.27 10.1 1.1 1.1 0.8 6 6.6 5.0 5.1 4 4 -79 -4 1.7 0.2 Low Debt: 0.1 to 0.3 0.3 Low Debt: 0.2 to 0.5 3.9 Above Average Risk: 2.0 to 5.0 5.3 Average Risk: 4x to 8x 47 17
ABT Abbott Laboratories Medical Pharma 1.33 70,308 Large: $10B to $100B 83 56 58 2.60 20+ Years 143 78 107 42 01/11/2017 02/15/2017 8 23 -11 -1 1.1 0.3 Quarterly 44.8 3.0 3.6 24.4 2.87 57.1 14.1 21.7 9.1 12 6.7 9.6 6.9 3 -10 -158 0 1.6 0.2 Low Debt: 0.1 to 0.3 0.4 Low Debt: 0.2 to 0.5 1.3 Average Risk: 1.0 to 2.0 9.6 Low Risk: 8x to 15x 2 11
ADM Archer-Daniels-Midland Company Consumer Staples Agricultural Operations 0.88 26,535 Large: $10B to $100B 98 58 59 2.67 20+ Years 46 33 45 15 11/14/2016 12/07/2016 7 16 13 12 1.2 0.3 Quarterly 17.1 5.9 0.4 18.0 1.48 5.9 3.0 2.7 2.0 10 9.3 7.8 7.5 -4 2 41 0 1.6 0.3 Low Debt: 0.1 to 0.3 0.4 Low Debt: 0.2 to 0.5 0.3 Low Risk: < 1.0 5.2 Average Risk: 4x to 8x 34 11
ADP Automatic Data Processing, Inc. Business Services Outsourcing 0.83 46,117 Large: $10B to $100B 95 88 48 2.22 20+ Years 65 67 51 53 12/07/2016 01/01/2017 8 6 8 11 2.3 0.6 Quarterly 30.8 4.1 3.8 20.1 10.97 41.4 18.8 12.8 14.6 33 24.2 23.0 22.4 7 3 13 5 1.1 0.3 Average Debt: 0.3 to 0.5 0.5 Low Debt: 0.2 to 0.5 -0.4 Net Cash 31.7 Very Low Risk: > 15x 35 20
Free Trial Aflac Incorporated Finance Insurance 1.05 28,555 Large: $10B to $100B 99 93 55 2.46 20+ Years 26 22 11 6 11/14/2016 12/01/2016 5 5 6 12 1.7 0.4 Quarterly 11.1 20.9 1.3 7.2 1.25 0.0 18.5 12.1 32.5 14 17.0 11.2 12.5 13 0 16 4 0.0 0.2 Low Debt: 0.1 to 0.3 0.3 Low Debt: 0.2 to 0.5 0.1 Low Risk: < 1.0 Very Low Risk: > 15x 24 13
Free Trial Albemarle Corporation Basic Materials Diversified Chemicals 1.52 10,454 Large: $10B to $100B 69 59 23 1.32 20+ Years 64 24 47 32 12/13/2016 01/02/2017 5 8 13 13 1.2 0.3 Quarterly 48.5 2.8 3.9 17.9 3.02 32.8 12.1 9.2 3.6 10 18.6 5.5 12.4 -6 9 95 -3 1.5 0.5 Average Debt: 0.3 to 0.5 1.0 Average Debt: 0.5 to 1.0 4.2 Above Average Risk: 2.0 to 5.0 6.7 Average Risk: 4x to 8x 95 12
Free Trial Smith (A.O.) Corporation Industrial Products Electrical Machinery 1.43 8,229 Mid: $2B to $10B 98 98 14 1.00 20+ Years 26 25 29 31 10/27/2016 11/15/2016 26 28 26 16 0.5 0.1 Quarterly 26.3 3.4 3.0 17.4 5.46 39.8 15.7 11.2 10.7 19 14.3 16.9 11.5 9 11 15 21 2.2 0.2 Low Debt: 0.1 to 0.3 0.2 Low Debt: 0.2 to 0.5 -0.8 Net Cash 63.8 Very Low Risk: > 15x 51 38
Free Trial Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. Basic Materials Diversified Chemicals 1.25 31,815 Large: $10B to $100B 47 32 53 2.35 20+ Years 542 51 197 72 12/29/2016 02/13/2017 2 5 7 9 3.4 0.9 Quarterly 50.6 5.4 3.7 16.9 4.41 32.8 22.1 6.6 18.2 21 16.5 12.7 9.2 1 0 14 -12 1.3 0.4 Average Debt: 0.3 to 0.5 0.9 Average Debt: 0.5 to 1.0 1.8 Average Risk: 1.0 to 2.0 18.2 Very Low Risk: > 15x 27 13
Free Trial Atmos Energy Corporation Utilities Gas Distribution 0.25 7,895 Mid: $2B to $10B 79 16 54 2.39 20+ Years 49 56 -47 -160 11/23/2016 12/12/2016 8 6 5 3 1.8 0.5 Quarterly 21.6 3.4 15.4 52.1 19.9 10.4 -3.7 10 9.0 6.2 4.6 -43 -2 83 7 0.4 0.4 Average Debt: 0.3 to 0.5 0.9 Average Debt: 0.5 to 1.0 3.6 Above Average Risk: 2.0 to 5.0 5.8 Average Risk: 4x to 8x 21 24


 

New Articles

Pearson (PSO) Shares Plunge 30% on Surprise Dividend Cut – It Could Have Been Avoided

Pearson (PSO) is one of the largest publishers of education textbooks and materials in the world.   The iconic company’s roots can be traced back to 1844, and its well-known publishing operations began in the [...]

Cincinnati Financial (CINF): Will Catastrophe Events Jeopardize Its Dividend?

Catastrophes such as hurricanes, tornados, and floods are never pleasant, and they can make or break insurance companies.   The year 2016 saw its fair share of disasters, including record-breaking snowfall throughout the East Coast [...]

T. Rowe Price (TROW): A Quality Dividend Aristocrat Trading at a Discount

Asset management is a great business, given that the stock market has historically risen by a 9.1% CAGR since 1871.   In other words, the assets from which management fees are derived are generally rising, [...]

Costco Wholesale (COST): A World-Class Retailer and Superb Dividend Growth Stock

Costco Wholesale (COST) has proven itself one of the best dividend growth stocks of the last two decades, nearly doubling the S&P 500’s annualized return.   However, now with founder James Sinegal retired from the [...]