Dividend Aristocrats

The Dividend Aristocrats are S&P 500 index constituents that have increased their dividend payouts for 25 consecutive years or more.

The requirements to be a Dividend Aristocrat are:

  • Be in the S&P 500
  • Have 25+ consecutive years of dividend increases
  • Meet certain minimum size & liquidity requirements

S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrat companies (effective Apr 30, 2020)

Ticker Symbol Company GICS Economic Sector GICS Sub-Industry
MMM 3M Company Industrials Industrial Conglomerates
ABBV AbbVie Inc. Health Care Biotechnology
ABT Abbott Laboratories Health Care Health Care Equipment & Supplies
APD Air Products & Chemicals Inc Materials Chemicals
ALB Albemarle Corporation Materials Chemicals
AMCR Amcor plc Materials Containers and Packaging
AOS A.O. Smith Industrials Building Products
ADM Archer Daniels Midland Consumer Staples Food Products
T AT&T Communication Services Diversified Telecommunication Services
ATO Atmos Energy Utilities Gas Utilities
ADP Automatic Data Processing Information Technology IT Services
BDX Becton Dickinson Health Care Health Care Equipment & Supplies
BF-B Brown-Forman (Class B shares) Consumer Staples Beverages
CAH Cardinal Health Inc. Health Care Health Care Providers & Services
CAT Caterpillar Inc. Industrials Machinery
CVX Chevron Corp. Energy Oil, Gas & Consumable Fuels
CB Chubb Limited Financials Insurance
CINF Cincinnati Financial Corp Financials Insurance
CTAS Cintas Corp Industrials Commercial Services & Supplies
CLX The Clorox Company Consumer Staples Household Products
KO Coca-Cola Co Consumer Staples Beverages
CL Colgate-Palmolive Consumer Staples Household Products
ED Consolidated Edison Inc Utilities Multi-Utilities
DOV Dover Corp Industrials Machinery
ECL Ecolab Inc Materials Chemicals
EMR Emerson Electric Industrials Electrical Equipment
ESS Essex Property Trust Real Estate Equity REITs
EXPD Expeditors International of Washington Industrials Air Freight & Logistics
XOM Exxon Mobil Corp Energy Oil, Gas & Consumable Fuels
FRT Federal Realty Investment Trust Real Estate Equity REITs
BEN Franklin Resources Financials Capital Markets
GD General Dynamics Industrials Aerospace & Defense
GPC Genuine Parts Company Consumer Discretionary Distributors
HRL Hormel Foods Corp Consumer Staples Food Products
ITW Illinois Tool Works Industrials Machinery
JNJ Johnson & Johnson Health Care Pharmaceuticals
KMB Kimberly-Clark Consumer Staples Household Products
LEG Leggett & Platt Consumer Discretionary Household Durables
LIN Linde plc Materials Chemicals
LOW Lowe's Companies, Inc. Consumer Discretionary Specialty Retail
MKC McCormick & Company Consumer Staples Food Products
MCD McDonald's Consumer Discretionary Hotels, Restaurants & Leisure
MDT Medtronic Health Care Health Care Equipment & Supplies
NUE Nucor Materials Metals & Mining
PPG PPG Industries Materials Chemicals
PEP PepsiCo Consumer Staples Beverages
PNR Pentair Industrials Machinery
PBCT People's United Financial Financials Banks
PG Procter & Gamble Consumer Staples Household Products
O Realty Income Real Estate Equity REITs
ROP Roper Technologies Industrials Industrial Conglomerates
ROST Ross Stores Consumer Discretionary Specialty Retail
SPGI S&P Global (formerly McGraw Hill Financial, Inc.) Financials Capital Markets
SHW Sherwin-Williams Materials Chemicals
SWK Stanley Black & Decker Inc. Industrials Machinery
SYY Sysco Consumer Staples Food & Staples Retailing
TROW T. Rowe Price Financials Capital Markets
TGT Target Corporation Consumer Discretionary Multiline Retail
UTX United Technologies Corporation Industrials Aerospace & Defense
VFC VF Corporation Consumer Discretionary Textiles, Apparel & Luxury Goods
GWW W. W. Grainger Industrials Trading Companies & Distributors
WMT Walmart Consumer Staples Food & Staples Retailing
WBA Walgreens Boots Alliance Consumer Staples Food & Staples Retailing