Canadian Dividend AristocratsHere is a sample of 14 S&P/TSX Canadian Dividend Aristocrats, a premier group of Canadian stocks that have increased their cash dividends for at least five consecutive years. The stocks in the following table trade on U.S. stock exchanges.
|14 Canadian Dividend Aristocrats Stocks|
Stock & Price Chart
Dividend (Yield) &
Recent Dividends &
|Bank of Montreal||BMO||$3.84 (5.49%)|
|Bank of Nova Scotia Halifax||BNS||$2.56 (4.76%)|
|BCE Inc||BCE||$3.02 (7.22%)|
|CAE Inc||CAE||$0.40 (2.03%)|
|Canadian National Railways||CNI||$1.82 (2.28%)|
|Canadian Natural Resources||CNQ||$1.34 (4.93%)|
|Enbridge Inc||ENB||$2.68 (7.77%)|
|Imperial Oil Ltd||IMO||$0.76 (2.85%)|
|Royal Bank of Canada||RY||$3.92 (5.39%)|
|Suncor Energy||SU||$1.44 (4.73%)|
|TELUS Corp||TU||$2.18 (6.36%)|
|Toronto-Dominion Bank||TD||$2.68 (5.17%)|
|TransCanada Corp||TRP||$2.76 (6.79%)|
|Dividend data from Quandl as of Jan-12-2019.|
The 13 stocks included in the portfolio
computations are: BMO, BNS, BCE, CAE, CNI, CNQ, ENB, IMO, RY, SU, TU, TD and TRP. The current value of the portfolio assumes that $769.23 was invested (total of $10,000) in each stock at its closing monthly price for the current date in 2009. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends. FTS was excluded from the portfolio computations because of insufficient price data.
To inspect the performance of the Canadian Dividend Aristocrats Stocks portfolio, see the chart of portfolio below. Portfolio values are computed using monthly closes for stocks from Quandl.
The current value of a $10,000 investment is $38,540. The percent return is 285.40%. The annualized return is 14.44%.