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Dividend growth is great, but it’s even better with a side order of dividend momentum.

Let’s define momentum as a company showing much stronger dividend growth in the past 12 months than in the previous five-year period. Of course, this is a very rough guide to future dividend increases. A company might get cocky and increase dividends in a way that proves unsustainable. But a spike in dividend growth can also suggest a company’s executive team sees better times ahead.

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