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--- 46th Consecutive Annual Dividend Increase -- Stock Up
-5.6% For S&P 500
Coca-Cola Co. (KO
Bl. Ch. Portfolio) recently announced it is raising
its dividend by 12%, making this the 46th consecutive annual
dividend increase for the company. Over the past five years,
Coke's dividend per share has grown at a compound annual
rate of more than 11%. The dividend is payable April 1,
2008, to shareowners of record as of March 15, 2008.
Since we recommended Coke
ten months ago, the company's total return has been +18.3%
while the S&P 500 has fallen (-5.6%).