Top Consumer Non-Cyclical Sector With Over 10% Dividend Growth

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

  • Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. (NYSE:DPS): This company has grown its dividend by 500.00% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $1.17. The shares recently traded at $37.89 and its market capitalization is $8,220,627,000. About the company: Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. is an integrated brand owner, bottler and distributor of non-alcoholic beverages in the United States, Canada and Mexico. The Company offers flavored carbonated and non-carbonated soft drinks, teas, juices, juice drinks and mixers.
  • Seaboard Corporation (AMEX:SEB): This company has grown its dividend by 200.00% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $0.17. The shares recently traded at $2,670.00 and its market capitalization is $3,246,397,000. About the company: Seaboard Corporation is a diversified international agribusiness and transportation company that primarily produces and processes domestic pork and ships cargo. The Company also merchandises commodities, mills flour and feed, farms produce, produces sugar, and generates electric power overseas.
  • BRF Brasil Foods SA(ADR) (NYSE:BRFS): This company has grown its dividend by 162.31% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $0.22. The shares recently traded at $18.66 and its market capitalization is $16,039,315,774. About the company: BRF-Brasil Foods SA is a food processor in Latin America. The Company raises chickens to produce poultry products. Brasil Foods also processes frozen pastas, soybeans and their derivatives, and distributes frozen vegetables. The Company’s core business is chilled and frozen food. The Company has offices in the Middle East, Asia, and Europe.
  • Coca-Cola FEMSA, S.A.B. de C.V. (ADR) (NYSE:KOF): This company has grown its dividend by 93.68% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $1.96. The shares recently traded at $95.60 and its market capitalization is $2,587,180,845. About the company: Coca-Cola Femsa, S.A.B. de C.V. (Femsa) bottles beverages. The Company bottles and distributes branded beverages in Mexico, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Venezuela, Colombia, Brazil, and Argentina. In some countries Femsa also markets water, beer, and other products.
  • Unilever N.V. (ADR) (NYSE:UN): This company has grown its dividend by 79.12% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $1.27. The shares recently traded at $31.65 and its market capitalization is $92,955,142,413. About the company: Unilever NV manufactures branded and packaged consumer goods, including food, detergents, fragrances, home and personal care products.
  • Companhia de Bebidas das Americas (ADR) (NYSE:ABV): This company has grown its dividend by 51.19% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $1.34. The shares recently traded at $30.17 and its market capitalization is $83,000,904,815. About the company: Companhia de Bebidas das Americas (AmBev) produces beer, soft drinks, teas, mineral water, and sports drinks. The Company’s main brands are Antarctica, Brahma, and Skol. AmBev is the sole distributor of Pepsi products in Brazil.
  • Church + Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD): This company has grown its dividend by 34.78% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $0.81. The shares recently traded at $40.06 and its market capitalization is $5,728,580,000. About the company: Church & Dwight Co., Inc. produces sodium bicarbonate and sodium bicarbonate-based products. The Company sells its products, primarily under the ARM & HAMMER trademark, to consumers and to industrial customers and distributors. Church & Dwight provides products such as baking soda, carpet deodorizer, and laundry detergent, as well as Brillo soap pads.
  • Mead Johnson Nutrition CO (NYSE:MJN): This company has grown its dividend by 28.57% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $1.02. The shares recently traded at $70.46 and its market capitalization is $14,369,860,000. About the company: Mead Johnson Nutrition Company manufactures nutritional products for infants, children, and expectant and nursing mothers. The Company markets its products in North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia.
  • Unilever plc (ADR) (NYSE:UL): This company has grown its dividend by 26.16% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $1.27. The shares recently traded at $31.37 and its market capitalization is $93,340,409,122. About the company: Unilever PLC manufactures branded and packaged consumer goods, including food, detergents, fragrances, home and personal care products.
  • Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL): This company has grown its dividend by 18.02% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $2.17. The shares recently traded at $84.32 and its market capitalization is $41,021,340,000. About the company: Colgate-Palmolive Company is a consumer products company that markets its products throughout the world. The Company’s products include toothpaste, toothbrushes, shampoos, deodorants, bar and liquid soaps, dishwashing liquid, and laundry products, as well as pet nutrition products for cats and dogs.
  • Molson Coors Brewing Company (NYSE:TAP): This company has grown its dividend by 17.39% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $1.22. The shares recently traded at $44.20 and its market capitalization is $8,271,218,000. About the company: Molson Coors Brewing Company brews beer through breweries in Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom. The Company conducts operations worldwide.
  • Heineken N.V. (ADR) (OTC:HINKY): This company has grown its dividend by 16.92% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $0.49. The shares recently traded at $28.49 and its market capitalization is $32,495,129,316. About the company: Heineken N.V. is a beer brewer that owns and manages a portfolio of beer brands.  Its principal brand is Heineken.
  • General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS): This company has grown its dividend by 16.67% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $1.21. The shares recently traded at $36.71 and its market capitalization is $23,672,910,000. About the company: General Mills, Inc. manufactures and markets branded and packaged consumer foods worldwide. The Company also supplies branded and unbranded food products to the foodservice and commercial baking industries.
  • Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (ADR) (OTC:ITYBY): This company has grown its dividend by 15.48% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $0.79. The shares recently traded at $67.98 and its market capitalization is $34,114,885,505. About the company: Imperial Tobacco Group PLC is an international tobacco company, which manufactures, markets, distributes and sells a range of cigarettes, tobaccos, cigars, rolling papers, and tubes.
  • Tupperware Brands Corporation (NYSE:TUP): This company has grown its dividend by 15.38% year-over-year and its current year dividend per share estimate is $1.21. The shares recently traded at $61.13 and its market capitalization is $3,814,892,000. About the company: Tupperware Brands Corporation is a portfolio of global direct selling companies which sell products across multiple brands and categories through an independent sales force. The Company’s product brands and categories include food preparation, storage, and serving solutions for the kitchen and home. Tupperware Brands Corp also sells beauty and personal care products.

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

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