Microsoft (NASDAQ)has consistently raised its sales as one of the world's top firms, always appealing characteristic for dividend investors; 2021 revenue was $168B

OneMain Holdings (NYSE) had one year return of 1.8%, and forward dividend yielded 8.08%, the payout ratio was 97.0%

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE) jumped sales growth rate to 57.4% in one year, and Q1 profit dearer by $5.5 billion.

New Residential Investment (NYSE) touched $0.25 per common share dividend, payable on April 29 to shareholders of record on April 4; it added an 11.4% annual return.

Altria Group's (NYSE) share gained 6.4% only in April, profit margin scaled up by 11.7%, getting the market's confidence.

Annaly Capital Management (NYSE) has a $0.22 per common share dividend for the Q1 of 2022 on March 17, and the payout ratio was 56.9%

Brookfield Infrastructure Corp (NYSE) is a hidden dividend jewel with a dividend yield of over 3% at current prices to increase the payment from 5% to 9% annually.

Extra Space Storage (NYSE) has set its EPS guidance for FY 2022 at $7.700-$7.950, and March performance accelerated to 13.1%

Lowe's (NYSE), the home improvement, has increased its dividend for 46 years and has increased the distribution by 471% in the last decade alone.

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