Canadian Dividend AristocratsHere is a sample of 10 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.
|10 Canadian Dividend Aristocrats Stocks|
Stock Return & Price Chart
Dividend (Yield) &
Recent Dividends &
|Bank of Montreal||BMO||$4.00 (5.51%)|
|Bank of Nova Scotia Halifax||BNS||$3.48 (6.86%)|
|BCE Inc||BCE||$3.17 (7.04%)|
|CAE Inc||CAE||$0.40 (1.57%)|
|Canadian Natural Resources||CNQ||$1.50 (5.56%)|
|Enbridge Inc||ENB||$2.95 (8.01%)|
|Imperial Oil Ltd||IMO||$0.88 (3.29%)|
|Royal Bank of Canada||RY||$4.08 (5.43%)|
|Suncor Energy||SU||$1.28 (4.14%)|
|TransCanada Corp||TRP||$3.00 (6.16%)|
|Dividend data from Quandl as of Jun-01-2019.|
The 9 stocks included in the portfolio
computations are: BMO, BNS, BCE, CAE, CNQ, ENB, IMO, RY and SU. The current value of the portfolio assumes that $1,111.11 was invested (total of $10,000) in each stock at its closing monthly price for the first date shown on the portfolio value chart below. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends. TRP 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 below. Portfolio values are computed using monthly closes for stocks from Quandl.
The current value of a $10,000 investment is $23,156. The percent return is 131.56%. The annualized return is 8.76%.
|Return Summary for Canadian Dividend Aristocrats Stocks|
|Current Value of Investment||$23,155.85|
|Number Profitable Returns||6,401|
|Percent Profitable Returns||88.17%|
|Number Unprofitable Returns||859|
|Percent Unprofitable Returns||11.83%|
|Profitable to Unprofitable Returns Ratio||7.45|
NOTE: The stocks included in the tables and chart are representative of the industry. They are not recommendations.