Dividend Aristocrats List

Dividend Aristocrats List
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Dividend Aristocrats

What is a Dividend Aristocrat?

According to Investopedia, “dividend aristocrats” are companies that are in the S&P 500 that annually improves the amount of a consistently payed out dividend for more than 25 years in a row.

How Many S&P 500 Companies Pay Dividends?

Currently about 400 of the 500 stocks on the S&P 500 pay out dividends or about 81%.  Our picture here is the same dividend aristocrats list for 2023-2022 that you will find below in the chart.

Dividend Aristocrats List

Company Sector Years of Dividend Growth Consecutive
General Dynamics (NYSE:GD) Industrials 25
Church & Dwight (NYSE:CHD) Consumer Staples 26
Albemarle Corp. (NYSE:ALB) Materials 28
Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ESS) Real estate 28
Realty Income Corporation (NYSE:O) Real estate 28
International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM) Information technology 28
NextEra Energy Inc. (NYSE:NEE) Utilities 28
Linde (NYSE:LIN) Materials 29
Chubb (NYSE:CB) Financials 29
Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPD) Industrials 29
Brown & Brown (NYSE:BRO) Financials 29
Ecolab (NYSE:ECL) Materials 30
West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE:WST) Healthcare 30
Roper Technologies (NYSE:ROP) Industrials 30
A.O. Smith (NYSE:AOS) Industrials 31
Chevron (NYSE:CVX) Energy 35
McCormick & Co. (NYSE:MKC) Consumer staples 36
T. Rowe Price Group (NASDAQ:TROW) Financials 36
Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH) Healthcare 36
Brown-Forman (B Shares) (NYSE:BF.B) Consumer staples 38
Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO) Utilities 38
Aflac (NYSE:AFL) Financials 39
Cintas (NASDAQ:CTAS) Industrials 39
Franklin Resources (NYSE:BEN) Financials 40
Air Products & Chemicals (NYSE:APD) Materials 40
Amcor PLC (NYSE:AMCR) Materials 40
ExxonMobil (NYSE:XOM) Energy 40
Sherwin-Williams (NYSE:SHW) Materials 44
Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) Healthcare 45
Pentair (NYSE:PNR) Industrials 46
McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD) Consumer discretionary 46
Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA) Consumer staples 47
Consolidated Edison (NYSE:ED) Utilities 48
Lowe’s (NYSE:LOW) Consumer discretionary 48
Automatic Data Processing (NASDAQ:ADP) Information technology 48
PepsiCo (NASDAQ:PEP) Consumer staples 49
Nucor (NYSE:NUE) Materials 49
S&P Global (NYSE:SPGI) Financials 49
Archer-Daniels-Midland (NYSE:ADM) Consumer staples 49
Walmart (NYSE:WMT) Consumer staples 49
VF Corp. (NYSE:VFC) Consumer discretionary 49
Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) Healthcare 50
Kimberly Clark (NYSE:KMB) Consumer staples 50
W.W. Grainger (NYSE:GWW) Industrials 51
Becton, Dickinson & Co. (NYSE:BDX) Healthcare 51
PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) Materials 51
Target (NYSE:TGT) Consumer discretionary 51
AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV) Healthcare 51
Sysco (NYSE:SYY) Consumer staples 53
Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE:SWK) Industrials 55
Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE:FRT) Real estate 55
Hormel Foods (NYSE:HRL) Consumer staples 56
Illinois Tool Works (NYSE:ITW) Industrials 58
Colgate-Palmolive (NYSE:CL) Consumer staples 59
Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO) Consumer staples 60
Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) Healthcare 60
Cincinnati Financial (NASDAQ:CINF) Financials 61
3M (NYSE:MMM) Industrials 64
Genuine Parts (NYSE:GPC) Consumer discretionary 66
Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG) Consumer staples 66
Emerson Electric (NYSE:EMR) Industrials 66
Dover (NYSE:DOV) Industrials 67
Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) Industrials 29**
Clorox (NYSE:CLX) Consumer staples 36+*

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