Welcome to our exclusive Dividend Growth Stock of the Month series, where we will take a look at solid dividend growth companies that you might want to consider for your own portfolio. 

To guide us through this series, we’ve commissioned the expertise of Dave Van Knapp, creator of an extensive educational series focused on Dividend Growth Investing (DGI).


March 2020: Unum Group (UNM)
February 2020: National Fuel Gas (NFG) 
January 2020: Simon Property Group (SPG)


December 2019: Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)
November 2019: UnitedHealth Group (UNH)
October 2019: Enbridge Inc. (ENB)
September 2019: Caterpillar (CAT)
August 2019: Archer Daniels Midland (ADM)
July 2019: JPMorgan Chase (JPM)
June 2019: 3M (MMM)
May 2019: Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CM)
April 2019: Brookfield Cos.
March 2019: AbbVie (ABBV)
February 2019: Lockheed Martin (LMT)
January 2019: PPL Corporation (PPL)

December 2018: holiday
November 2018: Texas Instruments (TXN)
October 2018: Comcast  (CMCSA)
September 2018: Cummins Inc. (CMI)
August 2018: Dominion Energy (D)
July 2018: holiday
June 2018: Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)
May 2018: Procter & Gamble (PG)
April 2018: Altria (MO)
March 2018: Hasbro (HAS)
February 2018: Medtronic (MDT)
January 2018: Amgen (AMGN)

December 2017: Merck & Company (MRK)
November 2017: Tanger Factory Outlet Centers (SKT)
October 2017: JM Smucker (SJM)
September 2017: Starbucks (SBUX)
August 2017: Lowe’s (LOW)
July 2017: Lazard Ltd (LAZ)
June 2017: AT&T (T)
May 2017: Simon Property Group (SPG)
April 2017: W. W. Grainger (GWW)
March 2017: Williams-Sonoma (WSM)
February 2017: AbbVie Inc (ABBV)
January 2017: Cardinal Health (CAH)

December 2016: Amgen (AMGN) — Updated January 2018
November 2016: VF Corporation (VFC)
October 2016: Starbucks (SBUX)
September 2016: Verizon (VZ)
August 2016: Boeing (BA)
July 2016: Qualcomm (QCOM)
June 2016: Cisco Systems (CSCO)
May 2016: Southern Company (SO)
April 2016: Ventas (VTR)
March 2016: Wal-Mart (WMT)
February 2016: Pepsico (PEP)
January 2016: Exxon Mobil (XOM)
January 2016, Bonus Edition: “Factors” in Stock Selection

December 2015: Main Street Capital (MAIN)
November 2015: Microsoft (MSFT)
October 2015: International Business Machines (IBM)
September 2015: Kinder Morgan (KMI)
August 2015: Procter & Gamble (PG)
July 2015: Realty Income (O)
June 2015: Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)
May 2015: T. Rowe Price Group (TROW)
Bonus Edition: Apple (AAPL)
April 2015: Coca-Cola (KO)
March 2015: Emerson Electric (EMR)
Bonus Edition: Caution: These 71 Dividend Champs Look Overvalued Right Now
February 2015: Digital Realty Trust (DLR)
January 2015: AT&T (T)