Safe Services Stocks With 10% Annual Dividend Growth

Wall St. Watchdog reveals companies in the Services sector that have grown their dividends by more than 10% year-over-year.

  • LaSalle Hotel Properties (NYSE:LHO): This company has grown its dividend by 500.00% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $0.44. The shares recently traded at $23.01 and its market capitalization is $1,957,792,000. About the company: LaSalle Hotel Properties is a real estate investment trust focusing primarily on luxury and upscale full service hotels diversified by location in convention, resort, and business oriented markets.
  • Two Harbors Investment Corp (NYSE:TWO): This company has grown its dividend by 469.23% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $1.61. The shares recently traded at $10.03 and its market capitalization is $1,346,808,000. About the company: Two Harbors Investment Corporation is a real estate investment trust. The Company focuses on investing in, financing and managing residential mortgage-backed securities, or RMBS, and related investments.
  • DuPont Fabros Technology, Inc. (NYSE:DFT): This company has grown its dividend by 450.00% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $0.49. The shares recently traded at $23.14 and its market capitalization is $1,411,149,000. About the company: DuPont Fabros Technology Inc. is a real estate investment trust and owner, developer, operator and manager of wholesale data centers. The Company’s data centers are used primarily by national and international technology companies to house, power and cool the computer servers that support many of their most critical business processes.
  • The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU): This company has grown its dividend by 316.67% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $0.29. The shares recently traded at $18.89 and its market capitalization is $11,857,300,000. About the company: Western Union Company offers money transfer services. The Company offers consumer to consumer money transfer and bill paying services, and sells money orders.
  • Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE:WYN): This company has grown its dividend by 200.00% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $0.60. The shares recently traded at $33.12 and its market capitalization is $5,434,708,000. About the company: Wyndham Worldwide Corporation is a hospitality company. The Company franchises hotels in the upscale, midscale, and economy segments of the lodging industry and provides hotel management services to owners of luxury, upscale and midscale hotels; provides vacation exchange products and services, and develops, markets, and sells vacation ownership interests to individual consumers.
  • Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE:MAR): This company has grown its dividend by 139.61% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $0.31. The shares recently traded at $31.13 and its market capitalization is $10,985,850,000. About the company: Marriott International Inc. is a worldwide operator and franchisor of hotels. The Company franchises lodging facilities and vacation timesharing resorts under various brand names. Marriott also provides services to home and condominium owner associations for projects associated with several of its brands.
  • Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN): This company has grown its dividend by 125.00% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $0.93. The shares recently traded at $59.60 and its market capitalization is $42,189,200,000. About the company: Accenture PLC provides management and technology consulting services and solutions. The Company delivers a range of specialized capabilities and solutions to clients across all industries on a worldwide basis. Accenture’s network of businesses provides consulting, technology, outsourcing, and alliances.
  • Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN): This company has grown its dividend by 112.50% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $1.91. The shares recently traded at $151.75 and its market capitalization is $18,931,990,000. About the company: Wynn Resorts Limited owns and operates luxury hotels and destination casino resorts in Las Vegas, Nevada and in Macau, China. The resorts features guest rooms and suits, restaurants, golf courses, and on-site luxury automotive dealerships.
  • Invesco Mortgage Capital Inc (NYSE:IVR): This company has grown its dividend by 110.24% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $3.94. The shares recently traded at $19.71 and its market capitalization is $1,781,673,000. About the company: Invesco Mortgage Capital invests in mortgage-backed securities for which a United States government agency guarantees payments of principal and interest. The Company also invests in non-agency residential mortgage-backed securities, commercial mortgage-backed securities, and residential and commercial loans.
  • Coach, Inc. (NYSE:COH): This company has grown its dividend by 80.00% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $0.92. The shares recently traded at $61.92 and its market capitalization is $18,179,960,000. About the company: Coach, Inc. designs, produces, and markets primarily leather goods. The Company’s products include handbags, business cases, men’s and women’s accessories, luggage and travel accessories, leather outerwear, and gloves. Coach, together with a licensing partner, offers watches, footwear, furniture, and eyewear.
  • Government Properties Income Trust (NYSE:GOV): This company has grown its dividend by 80.00% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $1.67. The shares recently traded at $23.05 and its market capitalization is $1,083,599,000. About the company: Government Properties Income Trust is a real estate company formed to invest in properties that are majority leased to government tenants.
  • Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX): This company has grown its dividend by 75.00% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $0.59. The shares recently traded at $33.35 and its market capitalization is $4,082,380,000. About the company: Equifax Inc. brings buyers and sellers together through its information management, transaction processing, direct marketing, and customer relationship management businesses. The company serves the financial services, retail, credit card, telecommunications/utilities, transportation, information technology and healthcare industries and government.
  • TIM Participacoes SA (ADR) (NYSE:TSU): This company has grown its dividend by 60.35% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $1.31. The shares recently traded at $49.37 and its market capitalization is $20,873,827,729. About the company: Tim Participacoes S.A. provides mobile telecommunications services, cellular phone data transmission and mobile internet services through its mobile operators throughout Brazil.
  • VimpelCom Ltd (ADR) (NYSE:VIP): This company has grown its dividend by 58.06% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $0.81. The shares recently traded at $12.30 and its market capitalization is $20,026,850,000. About the company: VimpelCom Ltd. provides telecom services. The Company offers wireless, mobile voice, fixed line, data, and internet services. VimpleCom operates in Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Armenia, Tajikistan, Georgia, Vietnam and Cambodia.
  • Casey-s General Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASY): This company has grown its dividend by 56.34% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $0.30. The shares recently traded at $45.54 and its market capitalization is $1,732,055,000. About the company: Casey’s General Stores, Inc. operates convenience stores in the Midwest. The Company’s stores, operating under the name Casey’s General Store, carry a selection of food, beverages, tobacco products, health and beauty aids, automotive products, and other non-food items, as well as sells gasoline.

(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from screener.co.  All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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