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On August 4, 2023, Chemed Corporation (CHE) announced a 5.3% dividend hike to $0.40 quarterly per share, marking the 15th consecutive year of increased dividends. The new dividend yield for Chemed is just 0.3%.

The next CHE dividend will be payable on September 5, 2023, to shareholders of record as of August 14, 2023. This is a 2-cent, or 5.3%, increase over the 38-cent dividend paid in June 2023. The previous increase was in August 2022, when the Board raised the quarterly dividend from 36-cents to 38-cents per share. This represents the 209th consecutive quarterly dividend paid by Chemed in its 52 years as a public company. 

Chemed Corporation operates through two segments: the VITAS segment (VITAS) and the Roto-Rooter segment (Roto-Rooter). The Company's VITAS provides hospice and palliative care services to its patients through a network of physicians, registered nurses, home health aides, social workers, clergy and volunteers. VITAS is the provider of hospice services in an industry dominated primarily by small, non-profit, community-based hospices.

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Ex-date Ticker Yield YTD hike
Sep 21 MDT 3.3% 1.5%
Sep 21 IFF 4.8% 0.0%
Sep 22 WRB 0.7% 10.0%
Sep 22 ES 4.2% 5.9%
Sep 25 GE 0.3% 0.0%
Sep 25 EQR 4.3% 6.0%
Sep 26 SRE 3.2% 3.9%
Sep 26 PM 5.4% 2.4%
Sep 27 COP 1.6% 0.0%
Sep 28 DE 1.3% 12.5%