Following is detail on S&P 500 company dividend actions. All the dividend actions in November were increases. November saw 23 companies increase their dividend versus 25 companies in November of 2005 and 19 companies in November 2004.
- 382 companies (or 76.4% of the companies in the S&P 500 Index) pay a dividend. These companies comprise 85.44% of the market value of the index.