The stock market continues to move up, partially due to the fact that more companies are increasing their dividends. A rise in dividends generally means that the company is doing well. Here are some that have raised their dividends recently. UPS (UPS) declared a quarterly dividend increase of 8.8%. Phillips 66 (PSX) announced an increase in their dividend of 25% Albemarle (ALB) boosted its quarterly dividend 20% Comcast (CMSCA) also raised its quarterly dividend 20% Dr Pepper Snapple (DPS) raised its quarterly dividend by 12% KKR (KKR) raised its quarterly dividend by an incredible 191.67% Occidental Petroleum (OXY) increased its quarterly dividend 18.5% Waste Management (WM) bumped up its quarterly dividend 2.8% If you like stock lists like this, such as a list of stocks going ex-dividend , beer stocks, candy stocks, or coffee stocks, go to WallStreetNewsNetwork.com.