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Title

3 Things to Know About Slowing Dividend Growth

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

5-25-2016

Abstract

A slowdown in the profit growth rate for the Standard & Poor's 500 index means dividend-payment growth is sluggish, too, and that could be an issue for income-oriented investors looking at equities for extra yield.

It shouldn't be a complete surprise that overall dividend-payment growth is stagnating.