TU Named Top 10 SAFE International Dividend Stock

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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 1.75% of the Powershares International Dividend Achievers ETF ( PID ), which holds $22,242,945 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 $1.52/share, currently paid in quarterly installments, and its most recent dividend ex-date was on 09/08/2014. 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 China Mobile Limited ( CHL ), and Verizon Communications Inc ( VZ ).



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.




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Referenced Stocks: PID , CHL , VZ , TU

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