Tuesday, 29 October 2013

BP Increases Dividend


Today BP increased its quarterly dividend to $0.57 from $0.54, or 5.56%. My YOC is now 5.37%.

As of today, my dividend increases for 2013 are:

Company
2013 Div. Increase
$$$ Increase
BNS
3.3%
$10.00
BP
5.56%
$15.96
CAT
15%
$6.80
CSX
7%
$6.00
Empire Co
8.3%
$13.20
Enbridge
11.5%
$34.19
Intel
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JP Morgan
26.7%
$64.00
Kraft
5%
$10.00
Norfolk Southern
4%
$4.00
North West Co
7.7%
$32.00
Reckitt Benckiser*
7%
$5.70
Saputo
9.5%
$20.40
SNC Lavalin
4.5%
$14.00
Target
19%
$14.00
Teva
15%
$59.00
TransForce
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Vodafone*
7%
$19.26
Walgreen Co
14.5%
$48.00
Total

$376.51
* Based on GBP to USD = 1.52
            Red indicates stocks I no longer hold.

My forward 12-month dividends now stand at $5,662.58.

2 comments:

  1. Great news!! and it went up 4.99%

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    1. I was hoping for a dividend increase of 10% but it looks like management is being very conservative. I wanted to buy another 25 to 50 shares, but BP's stock price has been on a tear and is too expensive now.

      Thanks for stopping buy.

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