These U.S. consumers offer steady dividends

PROCTER & GAMBLE CO. $89 (New York symbol PG; Income-Growth Portfolio, Consumer sector; Shares outstanding: 2.6 billion; Market cap: $231.4 billion; Dividend yield: 3.2%; Dividend Sustainability Rating: Highest; is one of the world’s largest makers of household and personal-care goods.
Starting with the May 2018 payment, Procter raised… Read More

Procter shifts focus for new growth

Procter & Gamble recently completed a major transformation that saw it shed about two-thirds of its brands. That has let it focus on a much smaller portfolio of products, most of which are market leaders.
The company also continues to enjoy the benefits of its multi-year… Read More

Dividend Advisor Hotline – Friday, October 19, 2018

SNC-LAVALIN GROUP INC., $46.91, Toronto symbol SNC, is a leading Canadian engineering and construction company that specializes in large-scale infrastructure projects such as roads, bridges, transit systems and water-treatment plants.

SNC last raised its quarterly dividend with the March 2018 payment. Investors now receive $0.287 a.. Read More