Last week, Standard & Poor's came out with its dividend report, announcing that a record number of stocks reduced their dividends during the first quarter. At the same time, the number of companies to raise their dividends hit a record low. This is the first time this disparity has taken place since S&P started keeping track since 1955. F

But there are still companies out there willing to up their stockholder payouts. Stockpickr was able to track down several and has compiled its weekly portfolio of recent dividend-increasers.

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