Exxon Mobil a Top Ranked SAFE Dividend Stock With 4.0% Yield (XOM)

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Exxon Mobil Corp (Symbol: XOM) has been named to the Dividend Channel ''S.A.F.E. 25'' list, signifying a stock with above-average ''DividendRank'' statistics including a strong 4.0% yield, as well as a superb track record of at least two decades of dividend growth, according to the most recent ''DividendRank'' report.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel , Exxon Mobil Corp is a member of the iShares S&P 1500 Index ETF ( ITOT ), and is also an underlying holding representing 1.64% of the SPDR S&P Dividend ETF ( SDY ), which holds $265,527,269 worth of XOM shares.

Exxon Mobil Corp (Symbol: XOM) made the "Dividend Channel S.A.F.E. 25" list because of these qualities: S . Solid return - hefty yield and strong DividendRank characteristics; A. Accelerating amount - consistent dividend increases over time; F . Flawless history - never a missed or lowered dividend; E. Enduring - at least two decades of dividend payments.

The annualized dividend paid by Exxon Mobil Corp is $3.28/share, currently paid in quarterly installments, and its most recent dividend ex-date was on 11/12/2018. Below is a long-term dividend history chart for XOM, which the report stressed as being of key importance.


XOM operates in the Oil & Gas Exploration & Production sector, among companies like Total SA ( TOT ), and ConocoPhillips ( COP ).

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This article appears in: Investing , ETFs
Referenced Symbols: ITOT , SDY , TOT , COP , XOM

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