Deere The agriculture services company raised its quarterly dividend 5 cents, or 12%, to 46 cents a share. This dividend will be paid on May 1. "We continue to believe that valuation multiples on DE's stock will remain constrained until investors have better visibility on (1) farmer cash flow trends and F2013 volume prospects or (2) impact of new capacity on normalized earnings power," Wells Fargo analysts wrote in a March 13 report. Forward Annual Dividend Yield: 2.3% Rated "A- (Buy)" by TheStreet Ratings: The company's first-quarter gross profit margins were basically the same as they were last year. In the first quarter, stockholders' net worth increased 2.80% from the prior year. TheStreet Ratings' has a $92.90 price target on Deere. The stock closed Monday at $82.78 and has risen 7.02% year to date.