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Dividend increase for Canadian Companies - 2017

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  • Jan 12th, 2018 10:24 am
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TELUS (TSX: T)

Quarterly dividend increase to $0.5050 per share, up 7.1 per cent for the year
As a result of these investments and the TELUS team's strong and consistent performance, we are increasing our quarterly dividend for the second time in 2017 to $0.5050 per share. This represents the fourteenth time since 2011 that we have raised our dividend, and reflects the continuation of our successful three year annual dividend growth program targeting between seven and 10 per cent growth from 2017 through to 2019. Our track record of delivering on our industry-leading shareholder-friendly initiatives continues to generate significant value for our shareholders. Notably, TELUS has now returned $14.8 billion to shareholders, including $9.6 billion in dividends, representing $25 per share since 2004
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Canadian Tire Corporation Reports Strong Q3 Results, Increases Dividend 38%, Announces Three-Year Financial Aspirations and a New $550 Million Share Repurchase Program.

Increase of $1.00, or 38%, in the annual dividend from $2.60 to $3.60 per share on each Common and Class A Non-Voting share

Intention to return capital to shareholders through repurchase of $550 million of Class A Non-Voting Shares by the end of 2018
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Corby Spirit & Wine Ltd. (TSX:CSW_A) (TSX:CSW_B)

The Corby Board of Directors today also declared a dividend of $0.22 per share payable on December 8, 2017 on the Voting Class A Common Shares and Non-Voting Class B Common Shares of the Company to shareholders of record as at the close of business on November 24, 2017.

The dividend is up from the previous quarter of $0.21 per share.

The nice thing about Corby is that occasionally they also give investors a special dividend. One of the reasons I own shares in this company.
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HLF.TO increases by 3.6% from 0.14$/share/q to 0.145$/share/q as of Dec.01/2017
"Just because it's illogical doesn't mean it can't continue to move up"
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Northland Power Inc.(NPI-T)
Dividend hike of 11% set for January. Northland's Board plans to increase the monthly common share dividend to $0.10/share ($1.20/share annually, or a 5.0% yield), up from $0.09/share previously ($1.08 annually).
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Equitable Bank (TSX: EQB)

EQB increase of 4.2% from last dividend or 14% from a year ago.
The Board of Directors today declared a dividend of $0.25 per common share, payable on January 4, 2018 to common shareholders of record at the close of business December 15, 2017. This represents a 14% increase over the dividend declared in November 2016 and a one cent or 4.2% increase over the dividend declared in August 2017. In addition, the Board declared a quarterly dividend of $0.396875 per preferred share, payable on December 31, 2017 to preferred shareholders of record at the close of business December 15, 2017.
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Enbridge Income Fund (TSX: ENF)

ENF increase dividend by 10%
The ENF Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.1711 per common share to be paid on January 15, 2018, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 29, 2017, and a cash dividend of $0.1883 per common share to be paid on February 15, 2018 to shareholders of record at the close of business on January 31, 2018. This represents a 10% increase in the monthly dividend rate, consistent with previously announced guidance.
http://www.enbridgeincomefund.com/Read- ... id=2170830
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National Bank ups divy from 58c /quarter to 60c, payable on Feb 1, 2018 to holders of record Dec 27, 2017.

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