Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Dividend Raise - February 2015

4 Companies from my portfolio raised their dividends:   

Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL), together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets consumer products worldwide. The company operates in two segments: Oral, Personal and Home Care; and Pet Nutrition. The company raised its quarterly dividend by 5.60% to $0.38/share.  In addition, the company approved a $5 billion stock buyback .

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) operates retail stores in various formats worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Wal-Mart U.S., Wal-Mart International, and Sam’s Club. The company delivered a disappointing dividend raise to its quarterly dividend of 2.10% to $0.49 /share.

The Coca-Cola Company (KO), a beverage company, manufactures and distributes coke, diet coke, and other soft drinks worldwide. The board of directors hiked Coca-Cola’s quarterly dividend by 8.20% to $0.33 /share.

Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB), together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets personal care, consumer tissue, and health care products worldwide. It operates through four segments: Personal Care, Consumer Tissue, K-C Professional, and Health Care. The company raised its quarterly dividend by 4.80% to $0.88/share.

You can watch my portfolio to view how many stocks I have in every company. 

Did you got any raise too? 

I'm long on all the above mantion stocks..


  1. The KO raise was pretty surprising. I don't think anyone expected such a strong raise. Still, no complaints from me. Happy to own KO, KMB and CL. Thanks for sharing.

  2. DivHut

    For me every raise in surprising and I like every raise I get, the snowball is getting bigger

    Thanks for stoping by.