Dividend aristocrats

Dividend aristocrats differences explained

In this article: What are Dividend Kings, Aristocrats, Champions, Challengers, and Contenders? Which criteria are used to construct the (US) Dividend Aristocrats list? What are the differences between European, US, and other Dividend Aristocrats?   What are Dividend Kings, Aristocrats, Champions, Challengers, and Contenders? Before zooming in on the Dividend Aristocrats, here is the list…

Dividend aristocrats

Update: Dividend Safety Metrics

We continue our updates for the detailed dividend stock pages, as of today, additional dividend safety data is available for the majority of the stocks in our database. The individual pages now include the following Dividend Safety Metrics overview. See for example 3M (MMM). Dividend payout ratio The dividend payout ratio and dividend growth, representing…

European dividend stocks

BT: suspends dividend payments

Britain’s telecom group BT shares are tumbling 8% on Thursday after the announcement to suspend its dividend and currently trade around 105.20 (GBX). The 2019/20 reported results were in line with expectations, but the dividend plan is worse than expected. The company said its board has decided that it was more prudent to suspend the…