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9 Stocks That Have Paid Dividends for Over 100 Years
Posted by: Dividends4Life (IP Logged)
Date: February 5, 2014 09:49AM
The key to successfully selecting dividend growth stocks is the ability to identify companies that will not only maintain but grow their dividend. Often it can be boiled down to a simple question: "How committed is the company to paying its dividend?"
Sure most CEOs give lip-service to their commitment to shareholders, but what happens when times are hard? When the economy turns down and the future looks bleak, will the company hoard cash and stop its dividend or put action behind its words?
Stocks Discussed: CAT, NSC, GIS, CL, KO, PG, ED, XOM, YORW,
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