Updated from 12:17 p.m. EST
These days, when looking for dividend-increasers, you are lucky to find so much as dividend announcements, since the number of companies cutting and eliminating dividends continues to multiply.
David Peltier, portfolio manager for TheStreet.com's Dividend Stocks Advisor, recommends finding safe dividend stocks. And what better indicator of financial strength than a raised dividend.
Stockpickr has reviewed the companies that declared dividends last week and compiled a list of dividend stocks for the week (inlcuding Robbins & Myers) .To read more, visit Stockpickr.com. In Monday trading, Robbins & Myers closed at $18.35 per share (up 4.7% year-to-date).