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3M Co a Top 25 Dividend Giant With 2.50% Yield (MMM)

Wed, Feb 6, 10:26 AM ET, by ETF Channel

3M Co (MMM) has been named as a Top 25 ''Dividend Giant'' by ETF Channel, with a stunning $1.5B worth of stock held by ETFs, and above-average ''DividendRank'' statistics including a strong 2.50% yield, according to the most recent Dividend Channel ''DividendRank'' report. The report noted a strong quarterly dividend history at 3M Co, and favorable long-term multi-year growth rates in key fundamental data points.

The annualized dividend paid by 3M Co is $2.54/share, currently paid in quarterly installments, and its most recent dividend ex-date was on 02/13/2013. Below is a long-term dividend history chart for MMM, which the report stressed as being of key importance. Indeed, studying a company's past dividend history can be of good help in judging whether the most recent dividend is likely to continue.

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