DIVIDEND ARISTOCRATS

The 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.

AS OF TODAY MARCH 31,2016 THERE ARE 53 ARISTOCRATS. HOW MANY DO YOU OWN?

Aristocrats is a broad term that usually refers to people that a particular social order considered the highest social class of that society. Specifically, in many states, the aristocracy implied the upper class of people (aristocrats) who typically possess a hereditary rank and specifically titles.

  1. 3M COMPANY-MMM
  2. AFLAC INC.-AFL
  3. AbbVie Inc. – (ABBV)
  4. Abbott Laboratories (ABT)
  5. Air Products & Chemicals Inc (APD)
  6. Archer-Daniels-Midland Co (ADM)
  7. AT&T (T)
  8. Automatic Data Processing (ADP)
  9. Bard, C.R. Inc (BCR)
  10. Becton, Dickinson & Co (BDX)
  11. Bemis Co Inc (BMS)
  12. Brown-Forman Corp B (BF/B)
  13. Cardinal Health Inc. – (CAH)
  14. Chubb Corp (CB)
  15. Chevron Corp. – (CVX)
  16. Cincinnati Financial Corp (CINF)
  17. Cintas Corp (CTAS)
  18. Clorox Co (CLX)
  19. Coca-Cola Co (KO)
  20. Colgate-Palmolive (CL)
  21. Consolidated Edison Inc (ED)
  22. Dover Corp (DOV)
  23. Ecolab Inc (ECL)
  24. Emerson Electric Co (EMR)
  25. Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM)
  26. Franklin Resources (BEN)
  27. Genuine Parts (GPC)
  28. Grainger, W.W. Inc (GWW)
  29. HCP (HCP)
  30. Hormel Foods Corp (HRL)
  31. Illinois Tool Works (ITW)
  32. Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)
  33. Kimberly-Clark (KMB)
  34. Leggett & Platt (LEG)
  35. Lowe’s Cos Inc (LOW)
  36. McCormick & Co (MKC)
  37. McDonald’s Corp (MCD)
  38. McGraw-Hill Cos Inc (MHFI)
  39. Medtronic (MDT)
  40. Nucor (NUE)
  41. PPG Industries Inc (PPG)
  42. PepsiCo Inc (PEP)
  43. Pentair Ltd. – (PNR)
  44. Procter & Gamble (PG)
  45. Sherwin-Williams Co (SHW)
  46. Sigma-Aldrich Corp (SIAL)
  47. Stanley Black & Decker Inc (SWK)
  48. Sysco (SYY)
  49. T.Rowe Price (TROW)
  50. Target Corporation (TGT)
  51. VF Corporation (VFC)
  52. Walmart (WMT)
  53. Walgreen Company (WBA)