TELUS a Top Ranked SAFE Dividend Stock With 4.3% Yield (TU)

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TELUS Corp. (Symbol: TU) has been named to the Dividend Channel ''International S.A.F.E. 10'' list, signifying an international stock with above-average ''DividendRank'' statistics including a strong 4.3% yield, as well as a superb track record of at least five years of dividend growth, according to the most recent ''DividendRank'' report.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel , TELUS Corp. is an underlying holding representing 2.24% of the Powershares International Dividend Achievers ETF ( PID ), which holds $23,775,523 worth of TU shares.

TELUS Corp. (Symbol: TU) made the "Dividend Channel International S.A.F.E. 10" list because of these qualities: S . Solid return - hefty yield and strong DividendRank characteristics; A. Accelerating amount - consistent dividend increases over time; F . Flawless five year history - never a missed or lowered dividend; E. Enduring - at least a half-decade of dividend payments.


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The annualized dividend paid by TELUS Corp. is $1.44/share, currently paid in quarterly installments, and its most recent dividend ex-date was on 12/09/2013. Below is a long-term dividend history chart for TU, which the report stressed as being of key importance.

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TU operates in the Communications Services sector, among companies like Vodafone Group plc ( VOD ), and China Mobile Limited ( CHL ).



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



This article appears in: Investing , Investing Ideas

Referenced Stocks: PID , VOD , CHL , TU

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