Best Conglomerates - General Dividend Stocks

Conglomerates are companies that have diversified interests in many different sectors. They are almost always structured as corporations and tend to offer average dividend yields. The number of traditional conglomerates has declined in recent decades, as the break-up potential often outweighs the "one giant company that does everything" model.

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Conglomerates - General Industry Dividend Yield*

*Calculated as the simple average of company dividend yields in this group excluding inactive stocks
Stock Symbol Company Name DARS™ Rating (?) Dividend Yield Current Price Annual Dividend Ex- Div Date Pay Date
MMM 3M 2.57% $172.43 $4.44 11/16 12/12
GE General Electric 2.94% $31.34 $0.92 9/15 10/25
PPG PPG Industries 1.69% $94.58 $1.60 11/8 12/12
UTX United Technologies 2.44% $108.22 $2.64 11/16 12/10
CR Crane Co. 1.76% $75.14 $1.32 11/28 12/9
TXT Textron Inc. 0.17% $47.49 $0.08 12/7 1/1
ASFI Asta Funding 0.00% $9.70 $0.00 12/20 12/31
CHKE Cherokee Inc. 0.00% $10.85 $0.00 8/27 9/15
DHR Danaher Corp 0.65% $77.32 $0.50 9/28 10/28
LUK Leucadia National Corp. 1.11% $22.55 $0.25 12/12 12/28
MGT MGT Capital Investments Inc. 0.00% $2.36 $0.00 3/21 NA
NMFC New Mountain Finance Corp. 9.68% $14.05 $1.36 12/13 12/29
PBSK Poage Bankshares Inc 1.65% $19.35 $0.32 11/2 11/14