Top Dividend Plays of the Week - TheStreet

Updated from 6:59 a.m. EDT

Even though we are "officially" in a bear market, companies are continuing to increase their dividends.

Stockpickr.com

has reviewed the stocks with dividend announcements last week and compiled a portfolio of the

dividend raisers for the week

.

The portfolio includes such stocks as

United Security Bancshares

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,

Kayne Anderson

(KED)

and

New York Mortgage Trust

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.

For the rest of the article, including analysis on the stocks that increased their dividends, please click here.

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