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4 Very Well-Known Buy-Rated Stocks With Dividend Hikes Coming This Week

HP’s Personal Systems segment offers commercial and consumer desktop and notebook personal computers, workstations, thin clients, commercial mobility devices, retail point-of-sale systems, displays and other related accessories, software, support and services. The Printing segment provides consumer and commercial printer hardware, supplies, solutions and services, as well as scanning devices. And the Corporate Investments segment includes HP Labs and business incubation projects.

HP shareholders now receive a 2.43% yield. The dividend is expected to rise to $0.29 per share from $0.25.

Loop Capital’s huge $50 price target is much higher than the $33.05 consensus target. The final trade on Friday was reported at $31.95.

Motorola Solutions

This stock has performed well this year and remains a Wall Street favorite. Motorola Solutions Inc. (NYSE: MSI) is a provider of communication infrastructure, devices, accessories, software and services. The company operates through two segments.

The Products segment has two product lines: Devices and Systems. The primary customers of the Products segment are government, public safety and first-responder agencies, municipalities and commercial and industrial customers operating private communications networks and manage a mobile workforce.

The Services segment provides a range of service offerings for government, public safety and commercial communication networks. This segment’s product lines include Integration services, Managed & Support services and Integrated Digital Enhanced Network.

The current yield is 1.15%. The $0.71 per share dividend is expected to increase to $0.79.

The $303 Credit Suisse price target compares with a $257 consensus target, which is closer to Friday’s closing share price of $247.44.

Royal Gold

This is a solid company for investors looking for a gold position with somewhat less risk. Royal Gold Inc. (NASDAQ: RGLD) acquires and manages precious metal streams, royalties and related interests. It focuses on acquiring stream and royalty interests or financing projects that are in production or in development stage in exchange for stream or royalty interests, which primarily consists of gold, silver, copper, nickel, zinc, lead and cobalt

As of June 30, 2021, the company owned interests in 187 properties on five continents, including interests on 41 producing mines and 17 development stage projects. Its stream and royalty interests on properties are located in Australia, Canada, Chile, Dominican Republic, Mexico, the United States and elsewhere.

Shareholders currently receive a 1.14% yield. The company is expected to raise the dividend by a nickel per share to $0.35.

Raymond James has set a $136 price target. The consensus target is $138.40, and the stock was recently trading at $105.16.


These four top companies are expected to lift the dividends they pay to shareholders, and their stocks are rated Buy across Wall Street. Not only is increasing dividends and returning capital to investors important, but it also shows that the company is doing well and has the earnings and cash flow strength to increase the payouts.

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