Dividend Advisor Hotline – Friday, June 16, 2017

IGM FINANCIAL INC., $40.34, Toronto symbol IGM, is Canada’s largest independent mutual-fund provider. Its main businesses are Investors Group, Mackenzie Financial and Investment Planning Counsel.
IGM last raised its quarterly dividend by 4.7% with the January 2015 payment. Investors receive $0.5625 per share for an annual… Read More

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DOREL INDUSTRIES $32.78 (Toronto symbol DII.B; TSINetwork Rating: Extra Risk) (514-934-3034; www. dorel.com; Shares outstanding: 32.3 million; Market cap: $1.0 billion; Dividend yield: 4.8%) makes a range of items: ready-to-assemble home and office furniture; juvenile products such as car seats, strollers, high chairs, toddler beds… Read More

Updating Wal-Mart Stores Inc.

WAL-MART STORES INC. $70 (New York symbol WMT; Conservative-Growth Payer Portfolio, Consumer sector; Shares outstanding: 3.1 billion; Market cap: $217.0 billion; Dividend yield: 2.9%; Dividend Sustainability Rating: Highest; www.walmart.com) is the world’s biggest retailer, with 11,695 outlets in 28 countries.
In April 2017, the company raised… Read More

Wal-Mart offers dividend growth and value

WAL-MART STORES INC. $67 (New York symbol WMT; Conservative Growth Dividend Payer Portfolio, Consumer sector; Shares outstanding: 3.1 billion; Market cap: $207.7 billion; Dividend yield: 3.0%; Dividend Sustainability Rating: Highest; www.walmart.com) is the world’s biggest retailer, with 11,633 outlets in 28 countries. These stores serve… Read More