Barron's | February 06, 2020
Barron’s Lawrence C. Strauss says “the club is getting bigger” as 7 new companies were added to the S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats Index. The index is made up of 64 companies that have increased their dividends for a minimum of 25 consecutive years and “are considered proxies for well-established companies that have a long history of increasing their dividends every year.” The entrants include Albemarle, Amcor, Atmos Energy, Essex Property Trust, Expeditors International of Washington, Ross Stores, and Reality Income. See NOBL holdings. (Subscription required)
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