Seven of eight companies with dividend growth on the last trading day have a market capitalization of more than USD1 billion. Oil and gas companies are the most represented stocks.
The highest yielding stock is the drilling and explorations company Legacy Reserves (LGCY) with a 8.22 percent dividend yield. LGCY raised its quarterly dividends by 0.87 percent yesterday.
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