BALTIMORE ( Stockpickr) -- The past couple of weeks have given investors a relative drought for dividend increases, with only a couple of small companies declaring higher payouts to shareholders in early July. But things changed last week, thanks to earnings season.
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Fastenal ( FAST) is a $7.2 billion construction supply company based in Minnesota.
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Engine manufacturer Cummins ( CMI) has been fighting to maintain its growth rate despite cutbacks from its customers in the automotive and heavy-duty truck industry.
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2010's been an especially tough year for retail pharmacy giant Walgreen ( WAG).
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