Dividend Champion Lowes Companies (NYSE:LOW) is a home improvement retailer. The company offers a complete line of products for maintenance, repair, remodeling, and home decorating. LOW also offers installation services through independent contractors in various product categories; extended protection plans; and in-warranty and out-of-warranty repair services. The company was founded in 1946 and is based in Mooresville, North Carolina.
LOW is ranked 7th in the May 2015 edition of my 10 Dividend Growth Stocks article series. The company has an impressive 52-year streak of consecutive dividend increases and pays quarterly dividends of 23¢ per share in the months of February, May, August and November.
To see my stock analysis of LOW, please read this article at Seeking Alpha.