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This article provides an updated list of the Dividend Champions in 2022, select financial data, and analysis. The list and data are updated monthly.

The Dividend Champions 2022 companies on US stock exchanges have raised their dividend for 25+ consecutive years. This list is a select list of only 130 companies as of September 13, 2022. This number is out of nearly 6,000 companies listed on New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and NASDAQ in 2022, indicating a success rate of approximately 2.17%.

The number of Dividend Champions goes up if we include over-the-counter (OTC) stocks. The total universe of US stocks goes up to about 11,500. Several small banks and other stocks are not traded on the NYSE or NASDAQ and are thus not included in this list. For example, Computer Services (CSVI) has raised the dividend for 50 years in a row. However, the stock is thinly traded OTC. Another example is Eagle Financial Services (EFSI), which has raised the dividend for 35 years but is also thinly traded OTC. There are higher risks with thinly traded stocks, and we do not include them in this list.

This list is not a list of the best Dividend Champions or the top Dividend Champions. Instead, it is an informational source to assist in making investment decisions. Lastly, the Dividend Champions list was first created in 2008 by David Fish (deceased in 2018). He originally started the list in the Dividend Investing Resource Center.

Difference Between Dividend Champions and Dividend Aristocrats

The Dividend Champion 2022 list is broader than the Dividend Aristocrat list. A stock must only meet the requirement for raising the dividend 25+ years to be added to the Dividend Champions List. However, the criteria for inclusion as a Dividend Aristocrat is stricter. In addition to the 25+ years of dividend increases, a stock must be a part of the S&P 500 Index, have a minimum market capitalization of $3 billion, and meet trading volume and sector weighting requirements.

Hence, a stock can be a Dividend Champion but not a Dividend Aristocrat for this reason. Currently, there are only 64 Dividend Aristocrats as of this writing.

Difference Between Dividend Champions and Dividend Kings

The Dividend Kings are more exclusive than the Dividend Champions. A stock must raise its dividend for 50+ consecutive years to become a Dividend King, a much harder achievement. There are only 35 Dividend Kings as of this writing. However, a company can be a Dividend King, a Dividend Champion, and a Dividend Aristocrat. For instance, The Coca-Cola Company (KO) is found on all three lists. 

Dividend Champions
Dividend Champions

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Market Update for the Dividend Champions 2022

The Dividend Champions 2022 are currently (as of September 13, 2022) trading at an elevated valuation of a trailing average price-to-earnings ratio of about 23.57X. This multiple is down from its peak of more than 31X in May 2021 due to declining stock prices and rising earnings. 

The current average dividend yield is about 2.54%. The average trailing 10-year dividend growth rate is about 7.42%, and the average past 5-year dividend growth rate is around 6.86%. The average payout ratio is approximately 54.11%. The average market cap is currently $45,200 million. 

Currently, the Dividend Champion with the highest yield is Enterprise Products (EPD), and the one trading with the lowest earnings multiple is Nucor (NUE). 

You can look at updated, select financial data and the dividend earnings calendar for each stock in the Dividend Champions list in the tables at the end of the article. The most recent dividend increases are also available for you to search.

In the trailing 1-year, the Dividend Champions 2022 has returned (+3.2%) (blue line) as a group compared to (-10.5%) for the S&P 500 Index (red line), as seen in the chart below. Again, we used Stock Rover* for this chart. Over the trailing 5-years, the Dividend Champions have returned +72.3%, and the S&P 500 has returned +71.9%.

Dividend Champions 2021 Trailing 1-Year Returns
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Promotions of the Dividend Champions to Dividend Kings in 2021

In 2021, five Dividend Champions were promoted to the Dividend Kings list. These stocks achieved a 50-year mark for consecutive annual dividend increases. The companies were Universal Corp (UVV), Grainger (GWW), Leggett & Platt (LEG), MSA Safety (MSA), and PPG Industries (PPG).

Additions to the Dividend Champions in 2021

In 2021, The Andersons (ANDE), Enterprise Products Partners LP (EPD), and Church & Dwight (CHD) were added to the list of Dividend Champions.

The Andersons is an agricultural company operating in three segments: Trade, Ethanol, Plant Nutrient, and Rail. Andersons has a wide array of operations from marketing, grain elevators, seed, fertilizers, rail car management, etc. Enterprise Products is an oil and natural gas pipeline company. The company also operates petrochemical plants. Finally, Church & Dwight is a household products company selling brands like Arm & Hammer, Trojan, Orajel, Spinbrush, Oxiclean, Xtra, etc.

Deletion to the Dividend Champions in 2021

The first stock to be deleted in 2021 is Eaton Vance (EV), acquired by Morgan Stanley (MS). 

Weyco Group (WEYS) was removed from the list of Dividend Champions since the dividend was held constant in 2021. The company had a long streak of 39 years, but the COVID-19 pandemic was difficult since sales dropped precipitously. Nevertheless, the company’s fortress balance sheet helped maintain the dividend. In addition, Weyco is focusing on share repurchases. 

The third company deleted from the list was AT&T (T). AT&T is transforming and focusing again on cellular and broadband. The company has divested DirecTV and will spinoff WarnerMedia. An analysis of AT&T’s dividend cut is in the article below.

Promotions of the Dividend Champions to Dividend Kings in 2020

Several long-time members of the Dividend Champions were promoted to the Dividend Kings list. These stocks reached the 50-year mark for consecutive annual dividend increases. This small number of stocks includes Sysco Corp (SYY), National Fuel Gas (NFG), and Black Hills Corporation (BKH).

Additions to the Dividend Champions in 2020

In 2020, International Business Machines (IBM), Polaris Inc (PII), RenaissanceRe Holdings (RNR), New Jersey Resources (NJR), Canadian National Railways (CNI), First of Long Island Corp (FLIC), and Enbridge (ENB) were all added to the list of Dividend Champions.

IBM is a global provider of enterprise IT services and hardware. Polaris designs and manufactures powered sports vehicles. RenaissanceRe is a global reinsurer and insurance firm. New Jersey Resources is a regulated wholesale utility. First Long Island is a small regional bank that operates in the New York City area. Enbridge is a Canadian pipeline company that focuses on oil and natural gas distribution and transmission.

Deletions to the Dividend Champions in 2020

In 2020, several Dividend Champions cut or suspended their dividends primarily due to COVID-19. A detailed article on the Coronavirus Dividend Cuts or Suspensions discusses these companies. This list is currently updated monthly. 

Five companies that have been removed from the list of Dividend Champions include Urstadt-Biddle Properties (UBA), Tanger Factory Outlet Centers (SKT), Meredith Corporation (MDP), Ross Stores (ROST), and Helmerich & Payne (HP). An in-depth discussion of these companies is in the articles below.

United Technologies (UTX) was removed from the list of Dividend Champions since it merged with Raytheon (RTN) and formed Raytheon Technologies Corp. (RTX). After the merger, RTX was on the List of Dividend Champions as the successor organization. In addition, Otis Worldwide Corporation (OTIS) and Carrier Global Corporation (CARR) were spun off as part of the transaction. As a result, neither OTIS nor CARR are on the Dividend Champions List. However, RTX was removed from the Dividend Champions list as of November 30, 2020, since the dividend was held constant.

Other Dividend Stock Lists

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Some Details on the Dividend Champions 2022

Two MLPs and Five REITs on the Dividend Champions 2022 List

The 2022 Dividend Champions list contains quite a few banks, utilities, consumer defensive, and industrial companies. 

The list now includes two Master Limited Partnerships (MLPs): Enbridge (ENB) and Enterprise Products Partners (EPD). These two companies are relatively new additions.

The Dividend Champions list has five Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs), including Essex Property Trust (ESS), Federal Realty Investment (FRT), National Retail Properties (NNN), Realty Income (O), and Universal Health Realty (UHT).

There were seven REITs at the start of 2020, but Urstadt-Biddle Properties (UBA) and Tanger Factory Outlets (SKT) cut their dividends due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic and thus were removed from the list.

Dividend Champions Sector Breakdown

Companies from the Industrial and Financial Sectors have the most significant representation on the Dividend Champions 2022 list with 30 companies. Consumer Defensive has 18, and Utilities has 13 Companies. The lowest representation is from the Technology and Communication Sectors with two companies each.

Dividend Champion Sector Analysis

Financials tend to have stable and generally rising earnings over time. There are 17 regional banks, four insurance companies, and three asset managers on the list of Dividend Champions. Regional banks are often conservatively, and further, they have room to expand, allowing for earnings per share and dividend growth. Insurance and asset manager companies have sticky customers and grow with time.

Industrial companies tend to have somewhat more volatile earnings and cash flows, but many have conservative payout ratios allowing them to grow the dividends during recessions and economic downturns. There are ten specialty industrial machinery and three conglomerates on the list.

Consumer Defensive companies tend to have predictable earnings and cash flows that grow slowly with time. Many did well during the COVID-19 pandemic. Larger companies in this sector tend to acquire smaller ones leading to industry consolidation. There are five household & personal products companies on the list, including several well-known ones.

Market Size of the Dividend Champions 2022

The list is not dominated by large-cap companies but includes quite a few mid-cap companies ($2 billion – $10 billion) and small-cap companies ($300 million – $2 billion). 

The largest Dividend Champion by market capitalization is Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), and the smallest Dividend Champion by market capitalization is Universal Health Realty (UHT). As mentioned before, the list does not include some small OTC stocks.

What do I like About the Dividend Champions 2022?

The Dividend Champions 2022 list is a screen for further investigating stock for a dividend growth portfolio. It is a list of companies with a stable business that have competitive advantages and have returned cash to shareholders consistently through dividends and, in some cases, buybacks over an extended period.

The Dividend Champions List is not as exclusive as the Dividend Kings list. Still, 129 companies out of about 6,000 total companies in the NYSE and NASDAQ is roughly 2.15%. This percentage points to the success of these companies.

The Dividend Champions list changes slowly. However, even during extreme economic duress, such as the COVID-19 pandemic, only a handful of companies dropped off the list each year. This fact points to the resiliency of the businesses on the Dividend Champions 2022 list and management’s commitment to the dividend.

Who’s On Deck?

At the start of the year, several companies on the Dividend Contender List have raised the dividend for 24 years. This number includes Graco (GGG), Prosperity Bancshares (PB), The J. M. Smucker Company (SJM), W. P Carey (WPC), and York Water (YORW). These stocks will become Dividend Champions assuming they raise their dividend in 2022

List of Dividend Champions 2022 – Updated 09/13/22

Stock Rover* and Portfolio Insight* were used create this table.

TickerCompany NameNo. YearsDividend Yield (%)10-yr Dividend Growth Rate (%)Payout Ratio (%)TTM P/E RatioMarket Cap (millions)
ABMABM Indus551.903.0035.8019.5 $          2,786 
ADMArcher-Daniels Midland471.908.6024.2013.6 $        48,404 
ADPAutomatic Data Processing471.8010.2057.5033.6 $        97,671 
AFLAflac402.609.3021.909.2 $        38,413 
ALBAlbemarle280.507.0072.40n/a $        34,914 
ANDEAndersons262.106.1018.408.8 $          1,153 
AOSA.O. Smith292.1018.8033.5016.7 $          8,367 
APDAir Products & Chemicals402.509.7060.6025.5 $        56,798 
AROWArrow Financial293.403.4035.3010.8 $             515 
ARTNAArtesian Resources302.003.3057.2029.5 $             522 
ATOAtmos Energy382.307.0048.6021.3 $        16,291 
ATRAptarGroup291.505.6043.2030.3 $          6,796 
AWRAmerican States Water681.908.4065.5038.6 $          3,184 
BANFBancFirst291.5010.3029.9020.5 $          3,182 
BDXBecton, Dickinson501.406.8058.8039 $        73,232 
BENFranklin Resources424.7012.4034.007.3 $        12,279 
BF.BBrown-Forman381.107.3039.8038.3 $        33,867 
BKHBlack Hills523.104.9056.9018.6 $          5,010 
BMIBadger Meter301.0010.2036.4043.2 $          2,771 
BRCBrady372.102.0030.8015 $          2,162 
BROBrown & Brown280.709.2018.4029 $        17,726 
CAHCardinal Health273.007.6035.1612.97 $        18,211 
CATCaterpillar292.608.7035.3014.8 $        97,298 
CBChubb291.705.4019.3011.6 $        80,795 
CBSHCommerce Bancshares541.506.5026.9018 $          8,364 
CBUCommunity Bank System302.805.2052.8019.6 $          3,404 
CFRCullen/Frost Bankers292.506.1046.0021.3 $          8,887 
CHDChurch & Dwight Co261.308.1032.2025 $        19,143 
CINFCincinnati Financial622.805.5079.5030.9 $        15,821 
CLColgate-Palmolive592.504.2078.5032.8 $        62,916 
CLXClorox453.306.30123.7038.6 $        17,734 
CNICanadian National Railway271.9014.6048.1021.6 $        82,600 
CSLCarlisle Companies461.0014.1014.8021.8 $        15,592 
CTASCintas381.0020.1031.9035 $        41,348 
CTBICommunity Trust Bancorp424.203.6035.509.3 $             750 
CVXChevron353.604.7036.7010.6 $      312,034 
CWTCalifornia Water Servs Gr551.704.7058.2036 $          3,229 
DCIDonaldson361.809.8034.7019.5 $          6,372 
DOVDover671.603.7025.2016.1 $        17,799 
EBTCEnterprise Bancorp282.707.2024.009.3 $             365 
ECLEcolab301.209.8051.9043.4 $        47,393 
EDConsolidated Edison483.202.7068.3021.7 $        35,039 
EMREmerson Electric652.502.6038.6015.6 $        48,775 
ENBEnbridge276.2011.80183.3022.7 $        85,292 
EPDEnterprise Prods Partners257.204.1082.1011.9 $        57,727 
ERIEErie Indemnity322.007.2069.2039.6 $        11,612 
ESSEssex Property Trust283.307.20144.9045.2 $        17,460 
EXPDExpeditors International281.309.1013.7011 $        16,324 
FELEFranklin Electric300.9010.4019.7023 $          3,965 
FLICFirst of Long Island264.406.9031.109.4 $             413 
FRTFederal Realty Investment554.304.50123.0029 $          8,169 
FULH.B. Fuller531.208.4022.0021 $          3,400 
GDGeneral Dynamics312.209.5041.2019.3 $        62,522 
GGGGraco251.3010.8030.5025.5 $        10,943 
GPCGenuine Parts662.306.1044.1020.5 $        22,465 
GWWW.W. Grainger511.208.0025.8022 $        28,341 
HRLHormel Foods562.3013.2055.7025.3 $        25,216 
IBMIBM275.206.90105.6020.5 $      114,929 
ITWIllinois Tool Works592.6013.0057.7023.8 $        62,057 
JKHYJack Henry & Associates321.0015.6038.4039.3 $        14,149 
JNJJohnson & Johnson602.806.4061.8023.5 $      424,165 
KMBKimberly-Clark503.804.6086.6023.5 $        41,783 
KOCoca-Cola602.905.6077.8027.5 $      261,510 
LANCLancaster Colony601.908.3096.6051.7 $          4,627 
LECOLincoln Electric Holdings271.6012.7035.6023 $          8,084 
LEGLeggett & Platt514.704.6059.9013.3 $          5,024 
LINLinde291.607.8063.9041.4 $      142,914 
LOWLowe’s Companies602.2020.7027.0015.2 $      120,185 
MATWMatthews International273.609.3026.3715.7 $             747 
MCDMcDonald’s472.207.0066.4031.3 $      187,114 
MDTMedtronic453.0010.1066.2023.4 $      120,048 
MDUMDU Resources Gr312.902.6053.7018.5 $          6,041 
MGEEMGE Energy472.204.5054.0026.5 $          2,746 
MGRCMcGrath RentCorp302.106.8044.2021.7 $          2,080 
MKCMcCormick & Co361.909.1055.5031.4 $        21,326 
MMM3M645.009.7082.3016.8 $        66,693 
MSAMSA Safety511.505.10163.30100+ $          4,733 
NDSNNordson591.1015.8024.5027.5 $        13,005 
NEENextEra Energy281.9011.00123.7068.4 $      174,589 
NFGNational Fuel Gas522.702.7034.0012.9 $          6,337 
NJRNew Jersey Resources273.306.7063.6019.4 $          4,237 
NNNNational Retail Props334.903.40124.0026.1 $          7,889 
NUENucor491.503.205.904.2 $        35,628 
NWNNorthwest Natural Hldg664.000.8080.0019.8 $          1,665 
ORealty Income294.505.10294.7066.8 $        40,704 
ORIOld Republic Intl404.202.6027.906.8 $          6,761 
OZKBank OZK263.1017.3027.509.6 $          4,883 
PEPPepsiCo502.807.9065.6025.2 $      232,592 
PGProcter & Gamble662.605.0058.7023.8 $      329,627 
PHParker Hannifin662.0012.5043.2026.8 $        34,704 
PIIPolaris272.305.6057.7016.1 $          6,595 
PPGPPG Indus512.007.7051.3027.8 $        29,253 
RLIRLI470.905.0026.9029.9 $          5,040 
RNRRenaissanceRe Holdings271.003.2083.729.14 $          6,388 
ROPRoper Technologies290.6016.308.9041.4 $        41,891 
RPMRPM International481.706.4041.5024.5 $        11,987 
RTXRaytheon Technologies292.600.3069.3028 $      123,612 
SBSISouthside Bancshares283.707.8040.0011.1 $          1,188 
SCLStepan541.409.1019.9015.2 $          2,203 
SEICSEI Investments311.4010.3019.0013.3 $          7,521 
SHWSherwin-Williams441.0016.5034.0034.7 $        59,834 
SJMJM Smucker252.907.0072.7025.6 $        14,847 
SJWSJW Gr552.207.3080.0037.5 $          1,970 
SONSonoco Products403.105.0043.2014.9 $          6,166 
SPGIS&P Global491.0012.8023.8026.9 $      118,895 
SRCE1st Source352.707.5026.4010.1 $          1,162 
SWKStanley Black & Decker553.705.0049.4015.2 $        13,035 
SYKStryker291.2012.6049.3041.6 $        85,443 
SYYSysco522.406.1071.4030.6 $        40,822 
TDSTelephone and Data484.603.9079.8018.1 $          1,788 
TGTTarget552.6011.6040.4018.8 $        76,513 
THFFFirst Financial342.401.4022.409.6 $             550 
TMPTompkins Financial363.104.7038.4012.7 $          1,072 
TNCTennant501.703.9032.1019.9 $          1,111 
TRTootsie Roll Industries561.004.2026.4034.9 $          2,015 
TRIThomson Reuters291.602.40161.7098.9 $        54,537 
TROWT. Rowe Price Gr364.1013.4043.6011.2 $        26,220 
UBSIUnited Bankshares484.001.5055.2014 $          4,854 
UGIUGI353.707.2021.606.2 $          8,085 
UHTUniversal Health Realty375.801.4036.106.3 $             677 
UMBFUMB Financial301.706.1017.2010.3 $          4,247 
UVVUniversal516.504.9088.6014.1 $          1,205 
WABCWestamerica Bancorp303.101.3049.0016.1 $          1,475 
WBAWalgreens Boots Alliance475.505.7030.705.9 $        30,023 
WMTWalmart491.703.5044.2027.1 $      367,018 
WPCW.P. Carey255.006.40152.5030.9 $        17,534 
WSTWest Pharmaceutical Servs290.307.207.7032.6 $        21,692 
WTRGEssential Utilities312.508.1062.4027.6 $        12,300 
XOMExxon Mobil403.704.4038.4010.4 $      397,299 
YORWThe York Water251.803.8058.5033.7 $             634 
Mean40.862.547.4254.1123.57 $        45,200 
Median38.002.306.9043.8521.65 $        14,498 
Sources: Portfolio Insight*, Stock Rover* (as of September 13, 2022)

Dividend Calendar for the Dividend Champions 2022

Stock Rover* was used to create this table.

TickerCompanyEx-Dividend DateDiv. Record DateDividend Payment DateNext Div. Payment Per ShareAnnual Dividend Per Share
ABMABM Indus10/5/2210/6/2211/7/22$0.19 $0.78 
ADMArcher-Daniels Midland8/16/228/17/229/7/22$0.40 $1.60 
ADPAutomatic Data Processing9/8/229/9/2210/1/22$1.04 $4.16 
AFLAflac8/23/228/24/229/1/22$0.40 $1.60 
ALBAlbemarle9/15/229/16/2210/3/22$0.40 $1.58 
ANDEAndersons9/30/2210/3/2210/21/22$0.18 $0.72 
AOSA.O. Smith7/28/227/29/228/15/22$0.28 $1.12 
APDAir Products & Chemicals9/30/2210/3/2211/14/22$1.62 $6.48 
AROWArrow Financial8/31/229/1/229/15/22$0.27 $1.08 
ARTNAArtesian Resources8/8/228/9/228/23/22$0.27 $1.09 
ATOAtmos Energy8/19/228/22/229/6/22$0.68 $2.72 
ATRAptarGroup7/26/227/27/228/17/22$0.38 $1.52 
AWRAmerican States Water8/12/228/15/229/1/22$0.40 $1.59 
BANFBancFirst6/29/226/30/227/15/22$0.36 $1.44 
BDXBecton, Dickinson9/8/229/9/229/30/22$0.87 $3.48 
BENFranklin Resources9/29/229/30/2210/14/22$0.29 $1.16 
BF.BBrown-Forman9/2/229/6/2210/3/22$0.19 $0.75 
BKHBlack Hills8/17/228/18/229/1/22$0.60 $2.38 
BMIBadger Meter8/25/228/26/229/9/22$0.22 $0.90 
BRCBrady10/6/2210/7/2210/28/22$0.23 $0.92 
BROBrown & Brown8/9/228/10/228/17/22$0.10 $0.41 
CAHCardinal Health9/30/2210/3/2210/15/22$0.50 $1.98 
CATCaterpillar7/19/227/20/228/19/22$1.20 $4.80 
CBChubb9/15/229/16/2210/7/22$0.83 $3.32 
CBSHCommerce Bancshares9/6/229/7/229/22/22$0.26 $1.06 
CBUCommunity Bank System9/14/229/15/2210/10/22$0.44 $1.76 
CFRCullen/Frost Bankers8/30/228/31/229/15/22$0.87 $3.48 
CHDChurch & Dwight Co8/12/228/15/229/1/22$0.26 $1.05 
CINFCincinnati Financial9/15/229/16/2210/14/22$0.69 $2.76 
CLColgate-Palmolive10/20/2210/21/2211/15/22$0.47 $1.88 
CLXClorox7/26/227/27/228/12/22$1.18 $4.72 
CNICanadian National Railway9/7/229/8/229/29/22$0.56 $2.24 
CSLCarlisle Companies8/17/228/18/229/1/22$0.75 $3.00 
CTASCintas8/12/228/15/229/15/22$1.15 $4.00 
CTBICommunity Trust Bancorp9/14/229/15/2210/1/22$0.44 $1.76 
CVXChevron8/18/228/19/229/12/22$1.42 $5.68 
CWTCalifornia Water Servs Gr8/5/228/8/228/19/22$0.25 $1.00 
DCIDonaldson8/15/228/16/228/31/22$0.23 $0.92 
DOVDover8/30/228/31/229/15/22$0.50 $2.02 
EBTCEnterprise Bancorp8/10/228/11/229/1/22$0.20 $0.82 
ECLEcolab9/19/229/20/2210/17/22$0.51 $2.04 
EDConsolidated Edison8/16/228/17/229/15/22$0.79 $3.16 
EMREmerson Electric8/11/228/12/229/2/22$0.51 $2.06 
ENBEnbridge8/12/228/15/229/1/22$0.66 $2.62 
EPDEnterprise Prods Partners7/28/227/29/228/12/22$0.47 $1.90 
ERIEErie Indemnity10/4/2210/5/2210/20/22$1.11 $4.44 
ESSEssex Property Trust6/29/226/30/227/15/22$2.20 $8.80 
EXPDExpeditors International5/31/226/1/226/15/22$0.67 $1.34 
FELEFranklin Electric8/3/228/4/228/18/22$0.19 $0.78 
FLICFirst of Long Island7/13/227/14/227/22/22$0.20 $0.80 
FRTFederal Realty Investment9/21/229/22/2210/17/22$1.08 $4.32 
FULH.B. Fuller7/13/227/14/227/28/22$0.19 $0.76 
GDGeneral Dynamics10/6/2210/7/2211/10/22$1.26 $5.04 
GGGGraco7/15/227/18/228/3/22$0.21 $0.84 
GPCGenuine Parts9/1/229/2/2210/3/22$0.89 $3.58 
GWWW.W. Grainger8/5/228/8/229/1/22$1.72 $6.88 
HRLHormel Foods7/8/227/11/228/15/22$0.26 $1.04 
IBMIBM8/9/228/10/229/10/22$1.65 $6.60 
ITWIllinois Tool Works9/29/229/30/2210/14/22$1.31 $5.24 
JKHYJack Henry & Associates9/8/229/9/229/29/22$0.49 $1.96 
JNJJohnson & Johnson8/22/228/23/229/6/22$1.13 $4.52 
KMBKimberly-Clark9/8/229/9/2210/4/22$1.16 $4.64 
KOCoca-Cola9/15/229/16/2210/3/22$0.44 $1.76 
LANCLancaster Colony9/8/229/9/229/30/22$0.80 $3.20 
LECOLincoln Electric Holdings9/29/229/30/2210/14/22$0.56 $2.24 
LEGLeggett & Platt9/14/229/15/2210/14/22$0.44 $1.76 
LINLinde9/1/229/2/229/16/22$1.17 $4.68 
LOWLowe’s Companies10/18/2210/19/2211/2/22$1.05 $4.20 
MATWMatthews International8/5/228/8/228/22/22$0.22 $0.88 
MCDMcDonald’s8/31/229/1/229/16/22$1.38 $5.52 
MDTMedtronic9/22/229/23/2210/14/22$0.68 $2.72 
MDUMDU Resources Gr9/7/229/8/2210/1/22$0.22 $0.87 
MGEEMGE Energy8/31/229/1/229/15/22$0.41 $1.63 
MGRCMcGrath RentCorp7/14/227/15/227/29/22$0.46 $1.82 
MKCMcCormick & Co7/8/227/11/227/25/22$0.37 $1.48 
MMM3M8/19/228/22/229/12/22$1.49 $5.96 
MSAMSA Safety8/15/228/16/229/10/22$0.46 $1.84 
NDSNNordson8/22/228/23/229/6/22$0.65 $2.60 
NEENextEra Energy8/29/228/30/229/15/22$0.43 $1.66 
NFGNational Fuel Gas6/29/226/30/227/15/22$0.47 $1.90 
NJRNew Jersey Resources9/23/229/26/2210/3/22$0.36 $1.45 
NNNNational Retail Props7/28/227/29/228/15/22$0.55 $2.20 
NUENucor6/29/226/30/228/11/22$0.50 $2.00 
NWNNorthwest Natural Hldg7/28/227/29/228/15/22$0.48 $1.93 
ORealty Income8/31/229/1/229/15/22$0.25 $2.97 
ORIOld Republic Intl8/31/229/1/229/15/22$0.23 $0.92 
OZKBank OZK7/14/227/15/227/22/22$0.32 $1.28 
PEPPepsiCo9/1/229/2/229/30/22$1.15 $4.60 
PGProcter & Gamble7/21/227/22/228/15/22$0.91 $3.65 
PHParker Hannifin8/26/228/29/229/9/22$1.33 $5.32 
PIIPolaris8/31/229/1/229/15/22$0.64 $2.56 
PPGPPG Indus8/9/228/10/229/10/22$0.62 $2.48 
RLIRLI8/30/228/31/229/20/22$0.26 $1.04 
RNRRenaissanceRe Holdings9/14/229/15/229/30/22$0.37 $1.48 
ROPRoper Technologies7/7/227/8/227/22/22$0.62 $2.48 
RPMRPM International7/14/227/15/227/29/22$0.40 $1.60 
RTXRaytheon Technologies8/18/228/19/229/8/22$0.55 $2.20 
SBSISouthside Bancshares8/17/228/18/229/1/22$0.34 $1.36 
SCLStepan8/30/228/31/229/15/22$0.34 $1.34 
SEICSEI Investments6/10/226/13/226/22/22$0.40 $0.80 
SHWSherwin-Williams8/18/228/19/229/9/22$0.60 $2.40 
SJMJM Smucker8/11/228/12/229/1/22$1.02 $4.08 
SJWSJW Gr8/5/228/8/229/1/22$0.36 $1.44 
SONSonoco Products8/9/228/10/229/9/22$0.49 $1.96 
SPGIS&P Global8/25/228/26/229/12/22$0.85 $3.40 
SRCE1st Source8/1/228/2/228/12/22$0.32 $1.28 
SWKStanley Black & Decker9/2/229/6/229/20/22$0.80 $3.20 
SYKStryker9/29/229/30/2210/31/22$0.69 $2.78 
SYYSysco10/6/2210/7/2210/28/22$0.49 $1.96 
TDSTelephone and Data9/14/229/15/229/30/22$0.18 $0.72 
TGTTarget8/16/228/17/229/10/22$1.08 $4.32 
THFFFirst Financial6/16/226/17/227/1/22$0.54 $1.08 
TMPTompkins Financial8/1/228/2/228/12/22$0.57 $2.28 
TNCTennant8/30/228/31/229/15/22$0.25 $1.00 
TRTootsie Roll Industries6/17/226/21/227/7/22$0.09 $0.36 
TRIThomson Reuters8/17/228/18/229/15/22$0.44 $1.78 
TROWT. Rowe Price Gr9/14/229/15/229/29/22$1.20 $4.80 
UBSIUnited Bankshares9/8/229/9/2210/3/22$0.36 $1.44 
UGIUGI9/14/229/15/2210/1/22$0.36 $1.44 
UHTUniversal Health Realty9/16/229/19/229/30/22$0.71 $2.84 
UMBFUMB Financial9/9/229/12/2210/3/22$0.37 $1.48 
UVVUniversal10/6/2210/10/2211/7/22$0.79 $3.16 
WABCWestamerica Bancorp8/5/228/8/228/19/22$0.42 $1.68 
WBAWalgreens Boots Alliance8/18/228/19/229/9/22$0.48 $1.92 
WMTWalmart12/8/2212/9/221/3/23$0.56 $2.24 
WPCW.P. Carey6/29/226/30/227/15/22$1.06 $4.24 
WSTWest Pharmaceutical Servs7/19/227/20/228/3/22$0.18 $0.72 
WTRGEssential Utilities8/11/228/12/229/1/22$0.29 $1.15 
XOMExxon Mobil8/11/228/12/229/9/22$0.88 $3.52 
YORWThe York Water9/29/229/30/2210/14/22$0.19 $0.78 
Source: Stock Rover* (as of September 13, 2022)

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  1. Important not to conflate ‘dividend’ investing and ‘income’ investing that relies on dividends for income, not for reinvesting and total return. Its easy to cross-talk these two very different concepts.

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