April 15, 2016

7 Dividend Stocks That Have Paid Investors Since the 19th Century

These blue-chip stocks pay safe dividends and offer strong potential for long-term income growth and capital appreciation.



Few companies have survived the events of the last 100-plus years, which have been marked by two world wars, numerous economic booms and busts, rapid technological advancements, increased global competition, evolving consumer tastes and much more.

Even fewer businesses have managed to pay uninterrupted dividends over this time, so those who have are particularly noteworthy.

Today, we’re focusing on precisely seven of those companies — a group of high-quality dividend stocks that have reliably paid investors since the 19th century.

The following companies are some of the best dividend stocks for safe income and consistent income growth...


Source: InvestorPlace