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3 Rising Dividend Stocks Right on Target for 2017

Dividend growers Texas Instruments, Accenture and Medtronic are superior to companies that simply sport high dividend yields, says one portfolio manager.

Dividend growers Texas Instruments (TXN) - Get Texas Instruments Incorporated Report , Accenture (ACN) - Get Accenture Plc Class A Report  and Medtronic (MDT) - Get Medtronic Plc Report are superior to companies that simply sport high dividend yields, says Don Taylor, portfolio manager for the Franklin Rising Dividends Fund (FRDPX) - Get Franklin Rising Dividends A Report . At a time when many are expecting interest rates to rise and bond prices to fall, Taylor says this is a particularly important distinction. 

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