The Dividend Aristocrats are an elite group of 57 S&P 500 stocks that have increased their dividend payments for 25 consecutive years or longer.
These are high quality stocks with durable competitive advantages and shareholder friendly managements. And, the Dividend Aristocrats Index has outperformed the S&P 500 by 1.8 percentage points annually over the last decade – with lower volatility.
But not all Dividend Aristocrats are buys today – some are overvalued and offer mediocre (or worse) expected total returns. That’s where our detailed spreadsheet comes into play. You can download the Excel spreadsheet of all 57 with metrics that matter like price-to-earnings ratios, market capitalizations, and dividend yields by filling out the form.
Sure Dividend is designed specifically to simplify the process of investing in high quality businesses with shareholder friendly managements for individual investors. Sure Dividend takes a quantitative approach to this task, while providing qualitative analysis backed up by fundamentals.