Suncor Energy a Top Ranked SAFE Dividend Stock With 2.4% Yield (SU)

Suncor Energy Inc. (SU) has been named to the Dividend Channel ''International S.A.F.E. 10'' list, signifying an international stock with above-average ''DividendRank'' statistics including a strong 2.4% yield, as well as a superb track record of at least five years of dividend growth, according to the most recent ''DividendRank'' report.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, Suncor Energy Inc. is an underlying holding representing 1.67% of the Powershares International Dividend Achievers ETF (PID), which holds $17,260,932 worth of SU shares.

Suncor Energy Inc. ( SU) made the "Dividend Channel International S.A.F.E. 10" list because of these qualities: S. Solid return — hefty yield and strong DividendRank characteristics; A. Accelerating amount — consistent dividend increases over time; F. Flawless five year history — never a missed or lowered dividend; E. Enduring — at least a half-decade of dividend payments.

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The annualized dividend paid by Suncor Energy Inc. is $0.80/share, currently paid in quarterly installments, and its most recent dividend ex-date was on 11/29/2013. Below is a long-term dividend history chart for SU, which the report stressed as being of key importance.

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SU operates in the Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing sector, among companies like Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM), and Chevron Corporation (CVX).

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