Vectren Corp (VVC) has been named to the Dividend Channel ''S.A.F.E. 25'' list, signifying a stock with above-average ''DividendRank'' statistics including a strong 4.1% yield, as well as a superb track record of at least two decades of dividend growth, according to the most recent ''DividendRank'' report.According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, Vectren Corp is a member of the iShares S&P 1500 Index ETF (ITOT), and is also an underlying holding representing 0.55% of the SPDR S&P Dividend ETF (SDY), which holds $68,825,011 worth of VVC shares. Vectren Corp ( VVC) made the "Dividend Channel S.A.F.E. 25" list because of these qualities: S. Solid return — hefty yield and strong DividendRank characteristics; A. Accelerating amount — consistent dividend increases over time; F. Flawless history — never a missed or lowered dividend; E. Enduring — at least two decades of dividend payments. The annualized dividend paid by Vectren Corp is $1.44/share, currently paid in quarterly installments, and its most recent dividend ex-date was on 11/14/2013. Below is a long-term dividend history chart for VVC, which the report stressed as being of key importance. VVC operates in the Electric Utilities sector, among companies like Companhia Paranaense De Energia - COPEL (ELP), and Companhia Energetica de Minas Gerais - CEMIG (CIG).
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