Declared Dividend Changes for S&P 500 Companies in February

The tables list companies in the Standard & Poor's 500 Index that changed their regular dividend payment in February. The table is sorted by percentage change from the company's last regular dividend payment. Dividends are paid on a quarterly basis unless noted.

           

                                     Declared                    Indicated   
                                     Dividend   Prior     Pct.   Dividend    
Ticker        Name                   Per Share  Payment   Chg.    Yield(%)    
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HOG    Harley-Davidson Inc              0.15     0.12    24.0      1.32  
LLL    L-3 Communications Holdin        0.50     0.45    11.1      2.85  
MMM    3M Co                            0.59     0.55     7.3      2.69  
CBE    Cooper Industries PLC            0.31     0.29     6.9      2.06  
FLS    Flowserve Corp                   0.36     0.32    12.5      1.21  
FLR    Fluor Corp                       0.16     0.12    28.0      1.03  
PBI    Pitney Bowes Inc                 0.38     0.37     1.4      8.31  
RHI    Robert Half International        0.15     0.14     7.1      2.10  
DNB    Dun & Bradstreet Corp/The        0.38     0.36     5.6      1.83  
HAS    Hasbro Inc                       0.36     0.30    20.0      4.08  
WYNN   Wynn Resorts Ltd                 0.50     5.00   -90.0      1.74  
CME    CME Group Inc                    3.00     1.40   114.3      3.07  
BLK    BlackRock Inc                    1.50     1.38     9.1      3.02  
TROW   T Rowe Price Group Inc           0.34     0.31     9.7      2.22  
SUN    Sunoco Inc                       0.20     0.15    33.3      2.06  
OXY    Occidental Petroleum Corp        0.54     0.46    17.4      2.05  
APA    Apache Corp                      0.17     0.15    13.3      0.62  
EOG    EOG Resources Inc                0.17     0.16     6.2      0.58  
NE     Noble Corp                       0.14     0.14     0.5      0.00  
LO     Lorillard Inc                    1.55     1.30    19.2      4.78  
DPS    Dr Pepper Snapple Group I        0.34     0.32     6.2      3.57  
KO     Coca-Cola Co/The                 0.51     0.47     8.5      2.96  
HSY    Hershey Co/The                   0.38     0.34    10.1      2.55  
CCE    Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc        0.16     0.13    23.1      2.27  
STJ    St Jude Medical Inc              0.23     0.21     9.5      2.16  
KMB    Kimberly-Clark Corp              0.74     0.70     5.7      4.10  
ALL    Allstate Corp/The                0.22     0.21     4.8      2.79  
CB     Chubb Corp/The                   0.41     0.39     5.1      2.40  
TMK    Torchmark Corp                   0.15     0.12    25.0      1.23  
BMS    Bemis Co Inc                     0.25     0.24     4.2      3.16  
SHW    Sherwin-Williams Co/The          0.39     0.36     6.8      1.52  
SIAL   Sigma-Aldrich Corp               0.20     0.18    11.1      1.10  
FMC    FMC Corp                         0.18     0.15    20.0      0.72  
GCI    Gannett Co Inc                   0.20     0.08   150.0      5.31  
TWX    Time Warner Inc                  0.26     0.23    10.6      2.75  
OMC    Omnicom Group Inc                0.30     0.25    20.0      2.46  
CMCSA  Comcast Corp                     0.16     0.11    44.4      2.21  
SNI    Scripps Networks Interact        0.12     0.10    20.0      1.07  
NWSA   News Corp                        0.09     0.10   -10.5      0.86**
ABT    Abbott Laboratories              0.51     0.48     6.2      3.58  
VTR    Ventas Inc                       0.62     0.57     7.8      4.43  
PSA    Public Storage                   1.10     0.95    15.8      3.26  
AVB    AvalonBay Communities Inc        0.97     0.89     8.7      2.96  
AIV    Apartment Investment & Ma        0.18     0.12    50.0      2.90  
SPG    Simon Property Group Inc         0.95     0.20   375.0      2.79  
GPC    Genuine Parts Co                 0.49     0.45    10.0      3.16  
KSS    Kohl's Corp                      0.32     0.25    28.0      2.58  
GPS    Gap Inc/The                      0.12     0.11    11.1      2.11  
JWN    Nordstrom Inc                    0.27     0.23    17.4      2.01  
EXPE   Expedia Inc                      0.09     0.14   -35.7      1.06  
ROST   Ross Stores Inc                  0.14     0.11    27.3      1.04  
MCHP   Microchip Technology Inc         0.35     0.35     0.3      3.80  
ADI    Analog Devices Inc               0.30     0.25    20.0      3.03  
FIS    Fidelity National Informa        0.20     0.05   300.0      2.54  
WU     Western Union Co/The             0.10     0.08    25.0      2.25  
MA     Mastercard Inc                   0.30     0.15   100.0      0.28  
HRS    Harris Corp                      0.33     0.28    17.9      3.03  
CSCO   Cisco Systems Inc                0.08     0.06    33.3      1.58  
FTR    Frontier Communications C        0.10     0.19   -46.7      8.66  
UPS    United Parcel Service Inc        0.57     0.52     9.6      2.97  
TE     TECO Energy Inc                  0.22     0.21     2.3      4.90  
PEG    Public Service Enterprise        0.35     0.34     3.6      4.63  
SCG    SCANA Corp                       0.49     0.48     2.1      4.38  
SRE    Sempra Energy                    0.60     0.48    25.0      4.11  
NEE    NextEra Energy Inc               0.60     0.55     9.1      3.97  
NU     Northeast Utilities              0.29     0.28     6.8      3.32  

* = Annual dividend payment.

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