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Investors are looking more and more towards stocks that pay dividends. When a company increases its dividend, it is sending a strong message to shareholders that it believes the company will continue to do well and earnings will continue to increase in the future.

Stockpickr has reviewed the dividend declarations for the last week and compiled a list of the top dividend-raisers for the week, including PPG ( symbol) and Park National ( PRK).

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