25-Year Dividend Increasing Stocks

25-Year Dividend Increasing StocksThe following dividend stocks are a very select group, as they have been increasing their annual dividends every year for at least the past 25 years.

A history of several years of steadily increasing dividend payouts is one of the factors we use when evaluating dividend stocks. For more information on our DARS™ Ratings, click here.

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Symbol
Company
Name
DARS™
Rating [?]
No. of
Years
Dividend
Yield**
Current
Price*
Annual
Dividend
DBD Diebold, Inc. Login/Signup for Ratings 60 2.90% 39.70 1.15
AWR American States Water Login/Signup for Ratings 59 2.59% 31.23 0.81
DOV Dover Corp. Login/Signup for Ratings 58 1.74% 86.35 1.50
NWN Northwest Natural Gas Login/Signup for Ratings 58 4.12% 44.66 1.84
PG Procter & Gamble Login/Signup for Ratings 57 3.20% 80.36 2.57
EMR Emerson Electric Login/Signup for Ratings 57 2.48% 69.40 1.72
GPC Genuine Parts Login/Signup for Ratings 57 2.65% 86.64 2.30
MMM 3M Login/Signup for Ratings 55 2.48% 137.99 3.42
PH Parker Hannifin Corp. Login/Signup for Ratings 54 1.54% 124.77 1.92
VVC Vectren Corporation Login/Signup for Ratings 54 3.58% 40.24 1.44
CINF Cincinnati Financial Login/Signup for Ratings 53 3.57% 49.36 1.76
KO Coca-Cola Co. Login/Signup for Ratings 51 3.00% 40.73 1.22
JNJ Johnson & Johnson Login/Signup for Ratings 51 2.63% 100.22 2.64
LOW Lowe's Login/Signup for Ratings 51 1.56% 46.22 0.72
LANC Lancaster Colony Corp. Login/Signup for Ratings 51 1.84% 95.69 1.76
ITW Illinois Tool Works Login/Signup for Ratings 50 1.97% 85.40 1.68
CL Colgate-Palmolive Login/Signup for Ratings 50 2.19% 65.87 1.44
NDSN Nordson Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 50 0.97% 73.90 0.72
CLC Clarcor Inc. Login/Signup for Ratings 49 1.21% 56.11 0.68
CB Chubb Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 48 2.21% 90.45 2.00
HRL Hormel Foods Login/Signup for Ratings 47 1.67% 47.93 0.80
SWK Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. Login/Signup for Ratings 46 2.43% 82.44 2.00
FRT Federal Realty Investment Trust REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 46 2.70% 115.54 3.12
TGT Target Login/Signup for Ratings 46 2.83% 60.74 1.72
ABM ABM Industries Login/Signup for Ratings 46 2.25% 27.55 0.62
CWT California Water Services Group Login/Signup for Ratings 46 2.79% 23.27 0.65
SJW SJW Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 46 2.59% 28.91 0.75
SCL Stepan Co. Login/Signup for Ratings 46 1.12% 60.87 0.68
CBSH Commerce Bankshares Login/Signup for Ratings 45 2.03% 44.28 0.90
MO Altria Group Login/Signup for Ratings 44 5.01% 38.31 1.92
BKH Black Hills Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 44 2.68% 58.11 1.56
FUL H.B. Fuller Co. Login/Signup for Ratings 44 1.02% 47.19 0.48
CTWS Connecticut Water Services Login/Signup for Ratings 44 3.00% 32.96 0.99
SYY Sysco Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 43 3.18% 36.43 1.16
NFG National Fuel Gas Co. Login/Signup for Ratings 43 2.05% 73.01 1.50
GWW W.W.Grainger Login/Signup for Ratings 42 1.46% 254.97 3.72
BCR C.R. Bard, Inc. Login/Signup for Ratings 42 0.61% 136.59 0.84
BDX Becton Dickinson Login/Signup for Ratings 42 1.92% 113.70 2.18
LEG Leggett & Platt Login/Signup for Ratings 42 3.59% 33.39 1.20
UVV Universal Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 42 3.81% 53.57 2.04
MSA Mine Safety Applications Login/Signup for Ratings 42 2.17% 55.27 1.20
TNC Tennant Co. Login/Signup for Ratings 42 1.12% 64.20 0.72
VFC V.F. Corporation Login/Signup for Ratings 41 1.74% 60.51 1.05
KMB Kimberly-Clark Login/Signup for Ratings 41 3.09% 108.71 3.36
PEP PepsiCo Login/Signup for Ratings 41 3.07% 85.41 2.62
ABT Abbott Labs Login/Signup for Ratings 41 2.28% 38.60 0.88
PPG PPG Industries Login/Signup for Ratings 41 1.37% 196.30 2.68
GRC Gorman-Rupp Login/Signup for Ratings 41 1.18% 30.39 0.36
MSEX Middlesex Water Co. Login/Signup for Ratings 41 3.70% 20.53 0.76
ABBV AbbVie Inc. Login/Signup for Ratings 41 3.35% 50.14 1.68
MHFI McGraw-Hill Financial Login/Signup for Ratings 40 1.56% 76.72 1.20
NUE Nucor Corporation Login/Signup for Ratings 40 2.82% 52.54 1.48
UBSI United Bankshares Login/Signup for Ratings 40 4.20% 30.50 1.28
WMT Wal-Mart Stores Login/Signup for Ratings 39 2.46% 78.04 1.92
ADP Automatic Data Processing Login/Signup for Ratings 39 2.52% 76.29 1.92
ED Consolidated Edison Login/Signup for Ratings 39 4.45% 56.67 2.52
RPM RPM International Login/Signup for Ratings 39 2.22% 43.33 0.96
TDS Telephone & Data Systems Login/Signup for Ratings 39 2.01% 26.70 0.54
WAG Walgreen Company Login/Signup for Ratings 38 1.87% 67.39 1.26
SIAL Sigma-Aldrich Corporation Login/Signup for Ratings 38 0.98% 93.82 0.92
MGEE MGE Energy Login/Signup for Ratings 38 2.77% 39.05 1.08
MCD McDonald's Login/Signup for Ratings 37 3.27% 99.13 3.24
CSL Carlisle Co. Login/Signup for Ratings 37 1.06% 82.93 0.88
FDO Family Dollar Stores Login/Signup for Ratings 37 2.16% 57.45 1.24
PNR Pentair Inc. Login/Signup for Ratings 37 1.33% 75.18 1.00
RLI RLI Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 37 1.56% 43.50 0.68
WGL WGL Holdings Login/Signup for Ratings 37 4.47% 39.34 1.76
CLX Clorox Co. Login/Signup for Ratings 36 3.19% 88.99 2.84
MDT Medtronic, Inc. Login/Signup for Ratings 36 1.92% 58.38 1.12
SHW Sherwin Williams Login/Signup for Ratings 35 1.09% 201.95 2.20
PNY Piedmont Natural Gas Login/Signup for Ratings 35 3.58% 35.79 1.28
STR Questar Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 34 3.05% 23.62 0.72
EV Eaton Vance Login/Signup for Ratings 33 2.35% 37.47 0.88
CTBI Community Trust Bancorp Login/Signup for Ratings 33 3.37% 38.03 1.28
BEN Franklin Resources Login/Signup for Ratings 32 0.89% 54.01 0.48
ORI Old Republic International Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 32 4.32% 16.91 0.73
VAL Valspar Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 32 1.41% 73.54 1.04
WEYS Weyco Group Login/Signup for Ratings 32 2.72% 26.43 0.72
AFL Aflac Login/Signup for Ratings 31 2.36% 62.70 1.48
APD Air Products & Chemicals Login/Signup for Ratings 31 2.60% 118.47 3.08
CTAS Cintas Corporation Login/Signup for Ratings 31 1.33% 57.84 0.77
EGN Energen Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 31 0.74% 81.02 0.60
XOM Exxon Mobil Login/Signup for Ratings 31 2.51% 100.50 2.52
BMS Bemis Co. Login/Signup for Ratings 30 2.65% 40.78 1.08
T AT&T Login/Signup for Ratings 29 5.27% 34.92 1.84
BF-B Brown-Forman Login/Signup for Ratings 29 1.32% 87.89 1.16
BRC Brady Corp Login/Signup for Ratings 28 2.97% 26.26 0.78
ECL Ecolab Inc. Login/Signup for Ratings 28 1.03% 106.89 1.10
HCP HCP Inc. REIT Login/Signup for Ratings 28 5.34% 40.80 2.18
NC NACCO Industries Login/Signup for Ratings 28 1.84% 54.39 1.00
TROW T. Rowe Price Login/Signup for Ratings 27 2.17% 81.18 1.76
MKC McCormick & Co. Login/Signup for Ratings 27 2.07% 71.58 1.48
PLEASE NOTE: This list is current through the end-of-year 2012.

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